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Astronomers Spot Massive Star-Forming Galaxies in Early Universe 2019-08-16 13:36:27Using data from multiple space- and ground-based telescopes, an international team of astronomers has discovered 39 massive star-forming galaxies at a

Topological Superconductivity Holds Promise for Fault-Tolerant Quantum Computing 2019-08-16 11:05:44A team of physicists from New York University, Wayne State University and the University at Buffalo has found experimental evidence for a transition b

NASA’s MMS Spacecraft Makes First High-Resolution Measurements of 2019-08-16 10:06:54Interplanetary shocks are a type of collisionless shock — events where particles transfer energy through electromagnetic fields instead of direc

Pregnant Women Who Drink Moderate to High Levels 2019-08-16 08:33:02In a study published in the journal Alcoholism: Clinical and Experimental Research, a team of scientists from Rutgers University and elsewhere looked

Massive Planetary Embryo Crashed into Jupiter 4.5 Billion 2019-08-15 13:25:17An energetic head-on collision between a large planetary embryo and the proto-Jupiter about 4.5 billion years ago could explain puzzling gravitational

Neanderthals and Ancient Humans Suffered from Swimmer’s Ear: 2019-08-15 11:43:34Exostoses of the ear canal — more commonly called swimmer’s ear — were surprisingly common in Neanderthals, according to new researc

Crocodiles Have Surprisingly Thin Tooth Enamel, Study Shows 2019-08-15 10:02:47Crocodiles — and their plant-eating ancestors — have thin tooth enamel, a trait that is in stark contrast to humans and other hard-biting

Ancient Giant Penguin Unearthed in New Zealand: Crossvallia 2019-08-15 08:23:06The fossilized bones of a large-sized penguin species that lived during the Paleocene epoch (between 66 and 56 million years ago) have been discovered

NASA’s Parker Solar Probe Completes Two Orbits around 2019-08-15 07:24:55Since the Parker Solar Probe launched on August 12, 2018, Earth has made a single trip around the Sun, while the spacecraft is well into its third orb

Comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko Had Tiny, Temporary Moon 2019-08-14 13:54:59Astrophotographer Jacint Roger has spotted a small object in a sequence of images of 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko taken by ESA’s Rosetta spacecraft

Biofluorescence Could Expose Hidden Alien Life on Exoplanets 2019-08-14 11:21:36Powerful flares from M-type stars (red dwarfs) — once thought to destroy life on their planets — might help uncover hidden biospheres; the

New Study Rules Out Wind Erosion of Rocks 2019-08-14 09:56:43A new study, published in the journal Scientific Reports, has ruled out the possibility that the levels of methane detected in the Martian atmosphere

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Last month was Earth's warmest July on record 2019-08-15 21:11:14Most of our planet baked in July — earning the title for hottest month on record, according to two analyses, and in a tie in a third. (Source: N

Unusual Parasites Plagued Bronze Age Fen Folk And 2019-08-15 19:00:06Parasites aplenty riddled humans and their dogs at a swampy site in Bronze Age England. From left: Microscopic eggs of a fish tapeworm, giant kidney w

These Robotic Shorts Make Everyday Strolls Feel Like 2019-08-15 18:45:55(Credit: Wyss Institute at Harvard University) If you have two functioning legs and a reliable nervous system, walking and running are generally th

Jupiter May Have Been Hit by a Massive 2019-08-15 17:54:28A massive planet slamming into Jupiter in its infancy could create the fuzzy core that astronomers observe in the gas giant today. (Credit: K. Suda &a

Scientists Just Solved a Mystery of How Gallstones 2019-08-15 17:07:13A large gallstone. (Credit: eleonimages/Shutterstock) Up to 25 million Americans suffer from gallstones. The unwanted pebbles form in the gallbladd

ExoMars Fails Another Parachute Test, Threatening 2020 Mission 2019-08-15 17:00:45Most Mars landers or rovers use parachutes as part of their landing procedure, but Mars’ thin atmosphere makes even this low-tech approach a per

NASA's Air Traffic Control System for Drones Nearing 2019-08-15 15:41:48Increasing numbers of drones in urban areas means air traffic control is needed. (Credit: Volodymyr Goinyk/Shutterstock) Highways in the sky are on

An Atmospheric Drought Is Slowing Plant Growth Worldwide, 2019-08-15 11:56:50Less moisture in the atmosphere means plants grow more slowly. (Credit: OhEngine/Shutterstock) Water shortage troubles are common in the arid West

Kids With Autism Might Get Anxiety Because They 2019-08-15 10:54:27(Credit: Dean Drobot/Shutterstock) Children with autism have a hard time interacting with others. Although they may find people fascinating, they s

New Date For 'Late Heavy Bombardment' May Change 2019-08-15 10:15:46Asteroids may have stopped pummeling Earth some 600 million years earlier than scientists thought, giving life that much more time to evolve. (Credit:

Neanderthal's Got 'Surfer's Ear' A Lot, Study Says 2019-08-14 16:38:37A reconstruction of a Neanderthal man and child at Vienna's Natural History Museum. (Credit: Wolfgang Sauber/Wikimedia Commons Being a lifelong su

Scientists Create a New Form of Carbon 2019-08-14 13:40:29Graphite, an allotrope of carbon. (Credit: Miriam Doerr Martin Frommherz/Shutterstock) Carbon is, all things considered, pretty great. Its position

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Catch a Buzz With Two New Books About 2019-08-15 14:00:04In “The Mosquito,” Timothy Winegard examines the history of man’s “deadliest predator.” In “Buzz, Sting, Bite,&rdq

How One Billionaire Could Keep Three Countries Hooked 2019-08-15 13:34:03The story of a mining project in Australia helps to explain why the world keeps burning coal despite the profound risk it poses to the future.

Flying Assassins Are Called In to Combat Aggressive 2019-08-15 12:07:02A Jersey Shore town has come up with a creative but costly way to tame its marauding gulls.

How Flat Earthers Nearly Derailed a Space Photo 2019-08-15 11:58:45What a photographer’s struggle to raise money for his book of images tells us about Facebook and conspiracy theorists.

The New Cigarette Warnings Are Disturbing. See for 2019-08-15 11:40:17Weakened by court battles with major tobacco companies, the F.D.A. has softened its depictions of smoking-related illnesses required for cigarette pac

Lead Crisis in Newark Grows, as Bottled Water 2019-08-15 10:55:12Worries about the safety of the drinking water in New Jersey’s largest city have raised comparisons to Flint, Mich.

Scientists Discover New Cure for the Deadliest Strain 2019-08-15 05:56:56Once, a diagnosis of extensively drug-resistant TB meant quick death. A three-drug regimen cures most patients in just months.

Dozens of Young People Hospitalized for Breathing and 2019-08-14 19:04:02Patients, mostly teenagers, suffered severe respiratory problems in recent weeks, possibly from vaping marijuana, illicit drugs or nicotine.

Gay Penguins, and Their Hope for a Baby, 2019-08-14 15:29:38Two male penguins at Zoo Berlin have adopted an egg, delighting Germans and raising the prospect of the zoo’s first penguin chick in almost two

Greta Thunberg Sets Sail for U.N. Climate Talks 2019-08-14 11:21:28The 16-year-old climate activist is crossing the Atlantic to attend a United Nations climate summit. She refuses to fly because aviation has such an e

How Do You Film Water in Its Many 2019-08-14 10:39:59The documentarian Victor Kossakovsky, his crew and others found themselves in perilous spots as they sought out roiling seas, frozen lakes, icebergs a

Drinking Bleach Won’t Cure Autism or Cancer, F.D.A. 2019-08-14 10:39:13Alarmed about misinformation online, the agency warned about bleach solutions that are being marketed as cures for autism, H.I.V./AIDS and cancer.

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LIGO and Virgo probably spotted the first black 2019-08-15 18:06:17In a first, astronomers may just have detected gravitational waves from a black hole merging with a neutron star.

We’re closing down our comment section 2019-08-15 16:56:52Science News’ forthcoming website won’t feature comment sections on stories, but instead will invite e-mail feedback so readers can make t

Chemists have created and imaged a new form 2019-08-15 14:53:20A new molecule takes its place among buckyballs, carbon nanotubes and other odd forms of carbon.

Fluid in superdeep diamonds may be from some 2019-08-15 14:00:27Primordial rock deep in the mantle and dating to just after Earth’s formation could yield insights about the planet’s formation and evolut

New cloaking devices could hide objects from water 2019-08-15 08:00:26Specially designed materials could help prevent boats from rocking too violently in harbors, researchers say.

The first chlamydia vaccine has passed a major 2019-08-15 06:00:04A clinical trial for a vaccine against the sexually transmitted disease found that the product provoked an immune response.

Astronomers just quintupled the number of known repeating 2019-08-14 15:10:51A Canadian telescope spotted eight more repeating fast radio bursts. What causes these cryptic flashes of radio waves from deep space remains unclear.

A planetary body may have smashed into Jupiter, 2019-08-14 13:00:03A planetary body smashing into Jupiter may have jostled the gas giant’s insides during its formative years, creating the strange interior seen t

CRISPR enters its first human clinical trials 2019-08-14 08:00:17The gene editor will be used in lab dishes in cancer and blood disorder trials, and to directly edit a gene in human eyes in a blindness therapy test.

Engraved bones reveal that symbolism had ancient roots 2019-08-14 06:00:12Denisovans might have etched line patterns on two animal bone fragments more than 100,000 years ago in what’s now northern China.

A mussel poop diet could fuel invasive carp’s 2019-08-13 10:50:50Asian carp, just a human-made waterway away from reaching Lake Michigan, could live in much more of the lake than previously thought.

Two of four Ebola treatments prove highly effective 2019-08-12 18:01:26An Ebola field trial in Congo is shifting its focus toward treatments that preliminary data suggest can help prevent death from the disease.

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The best instant cameras New! 2019-08-19 17:00:16Instant film is unpredictable and fun, these are some of our favorite cameras currently available.

Techathlon podcast: Body hacks, tech trivia, and smart New! 2019-08-19 13:28:10Take advantage of your knowledge of technology news.

5 things that get kids excited about camping New! 2019-08-19 12:01:05Some of the greatest memories a child makes stem from trips made to the great outdoors, and there's few trips that are better than a camping trip. Wh

Get a second phone number without buying a 2019-08-18 15:28:24Most of us only have one phone number, and we probably don’t want to share that one number with everyone. A disposable second number is awfully

How to teach kids about electronics through sewing 2019-08-17 16:42:56If you’re looking for a child-friendly introduction to electronics, consider sewing. Yes, you read that correctly. Many teachers take this appro

10 rules for picking the perfect campsite 2019-08-16 22:00:00Finding the perfect spot to pitch your tent and set up your basecamp can make or break any camping trip.

Last week in tech: Snap’s new spectacles, Sega’s 2019-08-16 21:14:03Listen to the latest episode of our podcast and catch up on the week's big tech news.

Dwarf star planets could glow with life 2019-08-16 19:31:10Though our cosmic backyard brims with planets, few seem fit for life as we know it. Some do orbit at just the right distance for water to stay liquid,

For picky eaters like the parrotfish, climate change 2019-08-16 18:28:49Climate change is disrupting ocean habitats, and destroying food sources that many fish ecosystems—and humans—depend upon. This poses a se

How Mercedes-AMG’s Formula One hybrid tech trickles down 2019-08-16 17:35:00Formula 1 has long acted as a crucible for road car tech.

Three top-notch tablets for artists and graphic designers 2019-08-16 16:15:59Three options to check out if you're looking for a drawing tablet.

New graphic FDA warnings aim to scare smokers 2019-08-16 15:00:00An image of bloody urine isn’t exactly cool. It’s not the kind of thing you’d want to see on your smoke break, right when you’

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A map of the brain can tell what New! 2019-08-19 17:57:19Neuroscientists have created interactive maps that can predict where different categories of words activate the brain. Their latest map is focused on

Towards an 'orrery' for quantum gauge theory New! 2019-08-19 16:43:50Physicists have developed a new approach to couple quantized gauge fields to ultracold matter. The method might be the basis for a versatile platform

Drawing inspiration from natural marvels to make new New! 2019-08-19 16:43:48The shape-shifting bristle worm has the unique ability to extend its jaw outside of its mouth and ensnare surprised prey. The metal coordination chemi

Biochemists discover new insights into what may go New! 2019-08-19 16:43:46Three decades of research on Alzheimer's disease have not produced major treatment advances for patients. Researchers now report new insights that ma

Research using mechanics and physics could predict diseases New! 2019-08-19 16:43:44Using ultrasonic tweezers, live imaging and a micro-mechanical substrate, researchers found energy patterns in cellular allostasis that could predict

Comparing your house to your neighbors' can lead New! 2019-08-19 16:43:42Satisfaction with your home can depend on its size compared to your neighbors' homes, according to new research. Researchers found that people are mo

Roadmap for detecting changes in ocean due to New! 2019-08-19 16:43:40When will we see significant changes in the ocean due to climate change? A new study finds that some changes are noticeable already, while others will

Online brain games can extend in-game 'cognitive youth' New! 2019-08-19 16:43:38A new study has found that online brain game exercises can enable people in their 70s and even 80s to multitask cognitively as well as individuals 50

Potential treatments for citrus greening New! 2019-08-19 16:43:36Over the course of 40 years, a biologist has become an expert in symbiotic bacteria that help alfalfa grow. She has published over 150 papers on this

Global change is triggering an identity switch in New! 2019-08-19 16:43:34Since the first Homo sapiens emerged in Africa roughly 300,000 years ago, grasslands have sustained humanity and thousands of other species. But today

How ergonomic is your warehouse job? Soon, an New! 2019-08-19 16:43:32Researchers at the UW have used machine learning to develop a new system that can monitor factory and warehouse workers and tell them how ergonomic th

Blood vessels turning into bone-like particles New! 2019-08-19 16:43:31A researcher has found that blood vessels within bone marrow may progressively convert into bone with advancing age.

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‘It smells like gunpowder’: Astronauts tell of their 2019-08-06 18:17:05On the 50th anniversary of the Apollo moon landing, our reporter interviews two of the 12 astronauts to set foot on the moon. Listen to their stories.

Apollo 11 at 50: How the moon landing 2019-08-06 18:17:05The moon landing advanced science, boosted the U.S. in its global competition with the Soviet Union, and opened up the possibilities of space travel.

Lunar landing quiz 2019-08-06 18:17:05How much moon trivia do you know? Test your knowledge of lunar landing missions here.

Mission Control opens to public 50 years after 2019-08-06 18:17:05NASA's Johnson Space Center has recreated its Apollo-era Mission Control to evoke 1969. The exhibit, meticulously restored down to the tan carpeting

NASA to open moon rock samples sealed since 2019-08-06 18:17:05Moon rocks hold keys to the universe. Scientists have studied them to determine the age of the surfaces of Mars and Mercury, and established that Jupi

Beyond Schrödinger’s cat: A serious comic about quantum 2019-08-06 18:17:05Scientists at Yale University have found that quantum jumps are not as instantaneous or as unpredictable as scientists previously thought.

Space poll: Americans prefer averting asteroids over Mars 2019-08-06 18:17:05It's been 50 years since the historic Apollo 11 moon landing. But today many Americans have a different idea of what the space program should be focu

Extraction: DNA from strawberries 2019-08-06 18:17:05The ability to study DNA revolutionized the field of biology. But to study it, scientists first have to extract DNA molecules from the rest of an orga

Whom does your DNA belong to? Hint, it’s 2019-08-06 18:17:05Home DNA test kits are flying off the shelves allowing people to analyze their own genome and those of their relatives. But is that a good thing?

GMO could bring back the American chestnut. But 2019-08-06 18:17:05A project at the SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry to restore the American chestnut tree is generating both promise and protest.

New York Harbor: a no-go zone or an 2019-08-06 18:17:05

How a new human species challenges textbook histories 2019-08-06 18:17:05A paper published in the journal Nature on Wednesday describes Homo luzonensis, a new human species that lived in the Philippines. 

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West Point Uniforms Signify Explosive Chemistry New! 2019-08-19 19:40:00U.S. Military Academy cadets wear the colors black, gray and gold for reasons found in gunpowder's chemistry. -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.c

How Smart Devices Can Help Solve the Challenge New! 2019-08-19 15:00:00They can help consumers be much more aware of—and aid them in reducing or changing—their energy use -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com

Astronomers Spy a Black Hole Devouring a Neutron New! 2019-08-19 14:00:00If confirmed, the detection could be the first of its kind and would open new vistas on Einstein’s general theory of relativity and the physics

What Greenland Might Have Taught Trump about Warming New! 2019-08-19 13:45:00The ice-covered island, which is not for sale, is on the front lines of climate change -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com

Visual Task May Offer a Brain Marker for New! 2019-08-19 13:15:00The brain deals with viewing two images simultaneously in a distinctive way -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com

Scientists Have Been Underestimating the Pace of Climate New! 2019-08-19 12:00:00A book titled Discerning Experts explains why—and what can be done about it -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com

Scientists Mull the Astrobiological Implications of an Airless New! 2019-08-19 11:00:00A rocky world devoid of atmosphere arouses debate over the habitability of the Milky Way’s most common star systems -- Read more on ScientificAm

3-D Printing and the Race for Space New! 2019-08-19 07:00:00It lets aerospace engineers develop high-quality parts much faster than they could with traditional fabrication methods -- Read more on ScientificAmer

Panama Risks Becoming a Broken Link in an New! 2019-08-19 06:45:00A survey of nine large mammals found fragmented habitats throughout the country, suggesting the Mesoamerican Biological Corridor is failing -- Read mo

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Our Ethics Must Catch Up with Our Increasingly 2019-08-18 10:00:00Humanity is like a teenager trying to control a 500-horsepower Ferrari -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com

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This rocky ‘super-Earth’ may be a hard place New! 2019-08-19 12:00:00New study suggests LHS 3844b may not have an atmosphere

AAAS names chemist Holden Thorp as editor-in-chief of New! 2019-08-19 11:45:00University administrator’s interests include diversity and entrepreneurship

Tropical storms are making these spiders more aggressive New! 2019-08-19 11:40:00Storms kill off docile colonies, leaving aggressive spiders to flourish

Drinking fluoridated water during pregnancy may lower IQ New! 2019-08-19 11:20:00But critics say the results are “barely statistically significant”

‘The system is swamped.’ Canada can't keep up New! 2019-08-19 08:00:00Nearly a year after cannabis legalization, Canadian scientists bemoan long waits for research licenses (edited)

Australian university suspends ancient DNA expert Alan Cooper 2019-08-19 01:35:00University of Adelaide continues inquiry into “culture” at Centre for Ancient DNA

‘Mystery’ volcano that cooled the ancient world traced 2019-08-16 08:00:00The 539 C.E. eruption triggered crop failure, famine, and disease

Top stories: Francis Collins’ decade, the upside of 2019-08-16 05:30:00This week’s top Science news

Here’s what Earth might look like to aliens 2019-08-16 05:25:00Astronomers reverse engineer Earth images to understand data from exoplanets

Scientists may have spotted a black hole and 2019-08-16 04:55:00Strong signal from gravitational wave detectors hints at long-sought exotic source

FDA approves another drug for drug-resistant TB but 2019-08-15 12:00:00Pills could replace current grueling regimen

An ecologist with an eye toward forecasting the 2019-08-15 11:40:00Michael Dietze is helping stand up the Ecological Forecasting Initiative

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How Artist Teresita Fernández Turns Graphite, the Stuff 2019-08-07 09:00:00A new episode of the Smithsonian’s ‘Re:Frame,’ explores the origin of graphite, a material artists have used for centuries

Smithsonian Scientists Are Using Ginkgo Leaves to Study 2019-08-06 10:38:46Citizen scientists can submit leaf samples from their hometowns through the end of August

Mesoamerican Sculptures Reveal Early Knowledge of Magnetism 2019-08-06 08:00:00Stone figures with magnetized cheeks and navels suggest the pre-Maya civilization of Monte Alto understood the attractive force

How Mosquitoes Helped Shape the Course of Human 2019-08-05 11:08:57Historian and author Timothy Winegard discusses the way mosquitoes have played a major role in battles, genetics and the gin and tonic

Bats Use Leaves as Mirrors to Locate and 2019-08-01 11:00:00The latest discovery in the arms race between bats and insects reveals that even silent, motionless dragonflies aren't safe

Scientists and Miners Team Up to Preserve Opalized 2019-08-01 08:00:00An ambitious collaboration between paleontologists and a local mining community seeks to conserve the rare fossilized remains

The Pioneering Female Botanist Who Sweetened a Nation 2019-07-31 08:30:00One of India’s finest plant scientists, Janaki Ammal spurred her country to protect its rich tropical diversity

Prehistoric Ocean Predator Resembles a Large and Vicious 2019-07-30 19:15:00“Prey would have been sucked into the circular mouth and shredded by the multiple rows of large teeth”

Searching for the Key to Life's Beginnings 2019-07-30 13:59:37From exoplanets to chemical reactions, scientists inch closer to solving the great mystery of how life forms from inanimate matter

Megalodon May Be Extinct, but There’s a Life-Size 2019-07-29 17:36:51A 52-foot, life-size model of a Carcharocles megalodon shark is now on display in the National Museum of Natural History

NASA Scientists and Astronauts Practice for Space Missions 2019-07-29 12:50:54A female-led crew trained for nine days in an undersea laboratory in the Atlantic to get a sense of what it's like to live and work in microgravity

See Never-Before-Seen Footage of Armstrong and Aldrin on 2019-07-29 12:04:18Amazing what you can find in the shadows, 50 years later.

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Lions: The Uniquely Social 'King of the Jungle' New! 2019-08-19 17:23:59Throughout history, lions have been celebrated for their strength and beauty, and are the inspiration for many myths and stories worldwide.

'UFOs' Are Flying Out from Supermassive Black Holes New! 2019-08-19 16:10:25These jets of matter act like snowplows that shove gas around inside galaxies. And for the first time astronomers have spotted it happening.

Scientists Just Found a Previously Unknown Organ Lurking New! 2019-08-19 12:33:41You can blame this mysterious newfound organ for the pain you feel when you prick your finger.

Eerie 'Fire Cloud' Floats Like Alien Structure Over New! 2019-08-19 08:00:52A photographer on a NASA airplane captured a rare and spectacular shot when flying through a fire cloud, a type of thunderhead that forms above a wild

6 Reasons Astrobiologists Are Holding Out Hope for New! 2019-08-19 08:00:45There are some very good reasons to believe that primitive lifeforms may lurk on the Red Planet.

How a Silent Cosmos Led Humans to Fear New! 2019-08-19 07:58:18If all aliens have gone extinct, what does the future hold for humanity?

'Evil-Genius' Neutrino Gun Could Finally Unmask the Tiniest New! 2019-08-19 07:00:56Several giant experiments are hunting for neutrinos, the tiniest, most-elusive particles in the universe.

Does Drinking Chamomile Tea Really Help People Fall 2019-08-18 08:19:56Does drinking chamomile tea actually make people sleepy?

Why Does Metal Spark in the Microwave? 2019-08-17 07:00:00A sparking mystery

The Most Interesting Science News Articles of the 2019-08-17 01:47:18Here are the most interesting, amazing and unusual things that happened in the world of science this week. A recap of Live Science's best.

Amazing Images: The Best Science Photos of the 2019-08-17 01:29:38Here are the stories behind the most amazing images in the world of science this week. A recap of the coolest photos featured on Live Science.

Trump Says He Wants to Buy Greenland. Here's 2019-08-16 16:41:37President Donald Trump has expressed an interest in buying Greenland, an autonomous Danish territory.

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Study details dinosaur brain development from baby to 2019-08-15 13:03:49 By surveying dozens of skulls of a common Early Cretaceous dinosaur, scientists have gained new insights into dinosaur brain development.

Scientists find natural pigment in 54-million-year-old insect eyes 2019-08-15 12:54:38 Scientists were surprised to find a natural pigment called eumelanin in the 54-million-year-old eyes of an ancient crane fly.

Roughly half of all Neanderthals suffered from 'swimmer's 2019-08-15 09:43:06 The malady of the inner ear known as "swimmer's ear" was surprisingly common among Neanderthals, according to a new study.

American media promotes false balance on climate science, 2019-08-14 15:35:17 According to a new study, the overwhelming consensus among climate researchers is obscured by media coverage in the United States, which lends too mu

Study predicts universe's population of Earth-like planets orbiting 2019-08-14 14:32:54 In a new study, astronomers offered the most accurate formula yet for calculating the rate of Earth-like planets orbiting sun-like stars.

CRISPR-Cas can now modify dozens, or hundreds, of 2019-08-14 13:23:33 Scientists have supercharged CRISPR-Cas technology. According to a new study, the method can now be used to modify dozens, even hundreds, of genes.

Scientists develop better, cheaper way to make pattern 2019-08-14 12:24:46 Chemists at the University of Warwick have developed a better way to make patterned metals. The material innovation could make solar panels cheaper a

Paleontologists discover human-sized penguin in New Zealand 2019-08-14 10:18:40 Scientists have discovered a giant penguin species in New Zealand.

Area in Africa responsible for 1 billion tons 2019-08-13 17:00:59 New analysis of satellite data suggests between 1 and 1.5 billion tons of carbon emissions is emitted from northern tropical Africa each year.

Study details links between coca, conflict, deforestation in 2019-08-13 16:00:27 Sometimes, trees fall down on their own, but deforestation is fueled by human activities. In Colombia, those activities sometimes involve coca, the c

Human impact on oceans doubled during last decade 2019-08-13 14:18:43 The impact of humans on the world's oceans has doubled during the last ten years, according to a new study by researchers at the University of Calif

India's moon-bound Chandrayaan-2 spacecraft set to leave Earth's 2019-08-13 11:24:35 On Tuesday night, India's Chandrayaan-2 spacecraft will leave Earth's orbit and begin making its way toward the moon.

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“Invisible” Galaxies Found in the Young Universe 2019-08-12 22:13:06Astronomers have discovered galaxies that have escaped detection until now, uncovering a missing link in galaxy evolution. The post “Invisible&

Happy Birthday, Margaret Burbidge! 2019-08-12 12:16:24The astronomer who taught us we are all made of stardust celebrate her 100th birthday on August 12, 2019. The post Happy Birthday, Margaret Burbidge!

Maunakea Observatories Shuttered Amid Protests (Update: Observatories To 2019-08-09 20:00:43As protests against the construction of the Thirty Meter Telescope continue, the directors of Maunakea Observatories have taken the unprecedented move

Texas Amateur Detects Possible Impact on Jupiter 2019-08-08 14:31:48It looks like Jupiter got slammed again! A bright flash from a possible impact lit up the planet's South Equatorial Belt Tuesday night.  The pos

New Images from China’s Chang’e 4 as Eighth 2019-08-07 21:03:08China’s Chang’e 4 mission is continuing its science and exploration work on the farside of the Moon, having completed its eighth lunar day

From Lunar Flashes to Variable Stars: Pro-Am Astronomy 2019-08-06 15:01:35Track satellites, spot flashes on the Moon, monitor violent stars — learn how amateur astronomers can become involved in professional science. T

TESS’s First Year of Science 2019-08-02 16:43:13NASA’s latest exoplanet hunter has found more than two dozen new worlds, at least one of which might be habitable. The post TESS’s First Y

Warped Milky Way in 3D 2019-08-01 14:23:30Astronomers have used pulsating stars to trace the crooked shape of our galaxy’s disk. The post Warped Milky Way in 3D appeared first on Sky &am

August 2019: Stars of Summer 2019-08-01 07:00:03Download August's Sky Tour astronomy podcast for tips on observing the Perseid meteor shower and the key planets, stars, and constellations in the ev

August Will Have Two New Moons! What’s the 2019-07-30 09:00:01First there were "blue Moons;" now there are "black Moons." What do these terms mean . . . and do they matter? The post August Will Have Two New M

Fireball May Have Dropped Meteorites in Ontario 2019-07-26 15:53:24A lime-green meteor as bright as the full Moon streaked across Canadian skies on July 24th and may have delivered free samples from the asteroid belt.

Galactic Center Gravity Test Confirmed 2019-07-25 14:01:53A second team of astronomers has now confirmed the light from a star passing near our galaxy’s central black hole behaved as predicted by Einste

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Kylo Ren Force Grips His Way into 'Star 2019-08-17 12:00:00Leading into Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker

Space Photos: The Most Amazing Images This Week! 2019-08-17 11:18:00Here are our picks for the most amazing space photos of the week.

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Ewan McGregor in Talks for Obi-Wan Kenobi Show 2019-08-17 11:00:00The Force is strong with this rumor.

On This Day in Space! Aug. 17, 1877: 2019-08-17 08:15:12On Aug. 17, 1877, American astronomer Asaph Hall discovered Mars's moon Phobos. See how it happened in our "On This Day in Space" video series!

Hubble Spots Purple 'Jellyfish' Star Glowing in Abyss 2019-08-17 08:06:49The latest Hubble image appears to capture a cosmic jellyfish floating in space, but in reality this structure is no living creature.

'Stranger Things' Science: What If You Needed to 2019-08-17 07:58:16Season 3 of the Netflix hit series "Stranger Things" again shows the series' appreciation for science, giving a staple of quantum mechanics an impo

Big Leap by SpaceX's Starship Prototype Pushed to 2019-08-17 07:53:38It looks like we'll have to wait a little longer to see Starhopper make its biggest leap yet.

Elon Musk Floats 'Nuke Mars' Idea Again (He 2019-08-17 07:51:26Nuking Mars is still on Elon Musk's wish list, it would seem.

'Krypton' Canceled at Syfy: Report 2019-08-16 18:07:51Syfy has canceled its Superman prequel series "Krypton," according to the Hollywood Reporter.

NASA Sun Probe Spies the Solar Wind in 2019-08-16 18:00:00NASA's Parker Solar Probe is preparing for another close swoop by the sun as it celebrates its first year in space.

NASA's Artemis Moon Lander for Astronauts Will Be 2019-08-16 17:00:52The lunar lander that will bring astronauts to the moon in 2024 will be born in Alabama's "Rocket City," NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine announc

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Experiment to Detect Dark Energy Turns Up Nothing New! 2019-08-19 14:04:13 An experiment that searched for signs of dark energy came back with nothing. While it’s an easy kneejerk reaction to dismiss research that does

Members of Gen Z Are Putting Bitmojis on New! 2019-08-19 13:53:05 Résumé Revamp Members of Gen Z are now entering the workforce — and they’re bringing their bitmojis with them. According to

Vaping Black-Market Cannabis Oil Is Putting People Into New! 2019-08-19 13:51:50 A 26-year-old Wisconsin man is currently fighting for his life in a medically induced coma — and his brother says a mysterious black-market vap

Someone Used a Deepfake to Turn Dr. Evil New! 2019-08-19 13:32:39 On Saturday, comedian Brian Monarch posted an Instagram video in which deepfake technology was used to turn Joe Rogan into the character Dr. Evil fro

Elon Musk: “A Big Rock Will Hit Earth New! 2019-08-19 13:06:11   After suggesting that we should nuke Mars to presumably terraform Mars, SpaceX CEO Elon Musk took to Twitter yesterday to warn us all that &ld

Sorry, Elon: Terraforming Mars Would Take 3,500 Nukes New! 2019-08-19 12:08:43 On Thursday, Elon Musk revisited his 2015 suggestion to terraform Mars by nuking the hell out of its poles. Even then, the idea was scientifically qu

Study: MDMA Appears to Be an Effective Treatment New! 2019-08-19 11:03:12 According to researchers from Imperial College London, the party drug MDMA — commonly known as "ecstasy" or "molly" — could be an eff

Real Estate Investing Has Finally Evolved Thanks to New! 2019-08-19 09:44:37 Everybody should have the right to plan their own financial future. Unfortunately, for well over a century, large financial institutions have complet

We Have a Cure for the Deadliest Form 2019-08-16 14:37:26 The FDA just approved the third and final part of a new drug regiment show to cure the deadliest strain of tuberculosis. The treatment regiment invol

Police Are Collecting DNA From People Without Telling 2019-08-16 14:35:45 The New York Police Department is growing a massive DNA database of thousands of genetic profiles, The New York Times reports. DNA samples were sourc

This Is the Most Brutal Supernova in Recorded 2019-08-16 13:50:14 Scientists believe they witnessed the explosion of the most massive star to ever detonate into a supernova. The European Space Agency scientists actu

Scientists Built Robo-Shorts to Make Walking Easier 2019-08-16 12:31:02 It’s no P-5000 Powered Work Loader but these robotic shorts sure look sleek. Even before the Alien franchise, exoskeletons have been conce


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