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How astronomers learned to ‘listen’ to gravitational waves 2020-07-09 17:00:00Since confirming the existence of ripples in the fabric of space-time some five years ago, the LIGO/Virgo collaboration has advanced gravitational-wav

Vanguard 1: Earth’s Oldest Artificial Satellite That's Still 2020-07-09 16:15:00America’s second satellite stopped communicating with Earth in 1964, but it will stay in orbit for centuries.

Why Light Pollution is a Crucial Test of 2020-07-09 11:45:00A new way to think about light pollution in Europe and the U.S. should help policy makers take its measure. But if they can't solve it, what hope for

Another Month Gone, Another Month Entering the Global 2020-07-08 20:45:00With Siberia burning under unprecedented heat, our planet experienced a virtual tie for warmest June on record.

Why We Can’t Stop Talking About ‘Karen’ — 2020-07-07 14:15:00A meme is often more than a joke — the social media critique of ‘Karens’ often has a deeper message.

Is AI Ready to Help Diagnose COVID-19? 2020-07-06 17:07:00While machine learning might hold promise as a powerful medical tool, statisticians warn that current models are severely flawed.

Museums are Full of Forgotten Treasures. Here's How 2020-07-03 16:00:00These citizen science projects need online volunteers to help identify specimens and transcribe old notes from science centers and museums.

Thorne-Żytkow Objects: When a Supergiant Star Swallows a 2020-07-03 13:00:00One of the universe’s strangest stars is thought to form when a neutron star gets sucked into a red supergiant. But despite 45 years of searchin

Typhoid Mary Was a Real, Asymptomatic Carrier Who 2020-07-02 17:08:00In the early 1900s, Mary Mallon worked as a cook — and spread typhoid fever to the families she worked for.

What Would Happen If We Didn’t Have Vaccines? 2020-07-01 18:29:00Immunizations are intended to stop diseases like the coronavirus. But there are a range of other long-term societal benefits from vaccines.

The Path to Ingenuity: One Man's Decades-Long Quest 2020-07-01 17:00:00NASA is about to fly a rotorcraft on another planet. For the engineers who built the Mars Ingenuity helicopter, it's a Wright brothers moment.

Do IQ Tests Actually Measure Intelligence? 2020-07-01 11:14:00The assessments have been around for over 100 years. Experts say they’ve been plagued by bias, but still have some merit.

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Parker Solar Probe Sees Comet NEOWISE’s Twin Tails 2020-07-10 15:20:18NASA’s Parker Solar Probe has captured unique images of comet C/2020 F3 (NEOWISE) and its two tails. C/2020 F3 (NEOWISE) was discovered on March

Large Dolphin from Oligocene Epoch was Fast-Swimming Apex 2020-07-10 14:05:38Paleontologists have found and described the first nearly complete skeleton of Ankylorhiza tiedemani, an extinct large dolphin that lived about 24 mil

Sodium Regulates Circadian Clock in Mice, New Study 2020-07-10 11:49:42A new study published this week in the journal Nature shows that injecting mice with a salt solution (hypertonic saline) leads to the activation of ne

Comet NEOWISE Now Visible to the Unaided Eye 2020-07-10 08:35:47Comet C/2020 F3 (NEOWISE), a recently-discovered visitor from distant parts of our Solar System, is putting on a spectacular nighttime display. C/2020

Enormous Dormice Once Roamed Mediterranean Islands 2020-07-09 15:44:45An international team of paleontologists from the UK, Italy and Switzerland has created the first digital reconstruction of the skull of Leithia melit

Astronomers Observe Superflare on Nearby Red Dwarf AD 2020-07-09 14:10:43A team of astronomers in Japan has detected 12 stellar flares, including a so-called superflare, on AD Leonis, an M-dwarf star located just 16 light-y

Astronomers Find Stellar Stream of Extragalactic Origin in 2020-07-09 11:54:55A team of astronomers from Israel and the United States has discovered a vast stream of 250 stars of extragalactic origin in the vicinity of our Solar

Famous Jurassic Park Dinosaur Was More Powerful than 2020-07-09 11:35:05Dilophosaurus wetherilli was the largest animal known to have lived on land in North America during the Early Jurassic. Despite its charismatic presen

Two Interacting Gas Giants Orbit Sun-Like Star WASP-148 2020-07-09 10:43:35Astronomers using the SuperWASP-North telescope on La Palma in the Canary Islands, Spain, and the SOPHIE spectrograph at the Observatoire de Haute-Pro

Paleontologists Find Fossil of 70-Million-Year-Old Polar Raptor 2020-07-08 15:29:13Paleontologists have uncovered the fossilized jawbone of a juvenile dromaeosaurid (raptor) dinosaur that lived 70 million years ago in what is now nor

New Device Harnesses Solar Energy to Purify Water 2020-07-08 14:00:27A team of scientists at the University of Science and Technology of China has developed an efficient and sustainable hierarchical steam generator that

Homo erectus Had Stocky Body Shape 2020-07-08 11:36:58An international team of researchers has created the first 3D reconstruction of the ribcage of the Turkana Boy, a skeleton of the juvenile Homo erectu

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Global COVID-19 registry finds strokes associated with COVID-19 2020-07-10 13:15:16Patients with COVID-19 who have an acute ischemic stroke (AIS) experience more severe strokes, have worse functional outcomes and are more likely to d

COVID-19 can be transmitted in the womb, reports 2020-07-10 13:15:12A baby girl in Texas -- born prematurely to a mother with COVID-19 -- is the strongest evidence to date that intrauterine (in the womb) transmission o

Changes in the immune system can promote healthy 2020-07-10 12:18:10As we age, the immune system gradually becomes impaired. One aspect of this impairment is chronic inflammation in the elderly, which means that the im

Why lopinavir and hydroxychloroquine do not work on 2020-07-10 11:21:08Lopinavir is a drug against HIV, hydroxychloroquine is used to treat malaria and rheumatism. Until recently, both drugs were regarded as potential age

Children rarely transmit COVID-19, doctors write in new 2020-07-10 10:09:34A commentary published in the journal Pediatrics concludes that children infrequently transmit COVID-19 to each other or to adults and that many schoo

Liquid metal synthesis for better piezoelectrics: Atomically-thin tin-monosulfide 2020-07-10 10:09:30Scientists have applied liquid-metal synthesis to piezoelectrics, advancing future flexible, wearable electronics, and biosensors drawing their power

Scientists may have found one path to a 2020-07-10 10:09:28Mifepristone appears to extend lifespan in evolutionarily divergent species Drosophila and C. elegans in ways that suggest it may do so in humans, as

Satellite data show severity of drought summers in 2020-07-10 10:09:24Measurements by the GRACE-FO satellite mission show a decline in water storage in Central Europe by up to 94 percent compared with seasonal fluctuatio

Study sheds light on bushfires' microclimate impact 2020-07-09 21:05:09A study examining the urban microclimatic impact of the 2019-20 Australian bushfires has uncovered how they affect local meteorological and air qualit

Study reveals scale of habitat loss for endangered 2020-07-09 21:05:04A new study warns that the last remaining habitat for several endangered bird species in Europe could reduce by up to 50 per cent in the next century

Sea surface temperature has a big impact on 2020-07-09 21:05:01A new study has shown that coral outplant survival is likely to drop below 50% if sea surface temperatures exceed 30.5 degrees Celsius and that surviv

Scientists discover protective Alzheimer's gene and develop rapid 2020-07-09 21:04:56A gene has been discovered that can naturally suppress the signs of Alzheimer's Disease in human brain cells. The scientists have also developed a ne

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Oil And Gas Pipelines Look Like Increasingly Risky 2020-07-06 18:06:33Back-to-back decisions to abandon one pipeline and deactivate another show how vulnerable these projects are, despite the White House’s support.

California Man Died From Coronavirus 1 Day After 2020-07-02 18:43:35Family members say Tommy Macias, 51, took social distancing measures in the months leading up to his death but assumed the COVID-19 threat was easing.

‘Garbage Bag’ Gowns And Flimsy Masks Among Items 2020-07-02 18:03:13“What has been supplied has been a joke, to put it kindly," one recipient said of the items meant to prevent COVID-19's spread.

As Democrats Unveil Ambitious Climate Goals, House Lawmakers 2020-07-01 09:15:07At least 59 congressional Democrats are calling on party leaders to add green provisions to a $1.5 trillion infrastructure bill.

The Sun As You've Never Seen It Before: 2020-07-01 04:36:11The video combines a decade of images from the Solar Dynamics Observatory into a single hour-long video.

Former CDC Head: Surge In Coronavirus Cases Due 2020-06-28 15:15:01"The numbers you’re seeing are just a tip of the iceberg of even more spread," warned Dr. Tom Frieden.

NASA's D.C. Headquarters Renamed For Mary W. Jackson, 2020-06-25 18:45:43Jackson, who died in 2005, was the space agency's first Black female engineer.

Siberian Heat Wave Is A 'Warning Cry' From 2020-06-25 04:15:14“This is what this heat wave is doing: It makes much more fuel available to burn, not just vegetation, but the soil as well."

The South Has Some Of The Nation’s Dirtiest 2020-06-23 10:03:34The region is primed for renewable energy. Instead, climate-change-denying utilities are switching from coal to gas.

'Massive Prehistoric Structure’ Discovered Near Stonehenge Dates To 2020-06-23 05:27:38"This astonishing discovery offers us new insights into the lives and beliefs of our Neolithic ancestors.”

I Get It. You Want To Restart Your 2020-06-22 09:00:16Her right to live outweighs your right to watch a movie without a mask.

Interior Dept. Consulted ‘Junk Science’ Troll On ‘Transparency’ 2020-06-18 19:20:45A high-ranking agency official jumped at the chance to discuss the department initiative with Steve Milloy, a zealous science denier.

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Scientists demonstrate a new experiment in the search New! 2020-07-13 00:00:00Nuclear physicists affiliated with Berkeley Lab played a leading role in analyzing data for a demonstration experiment in France that has achieved rec

Mothers, newborns, young children and adolescents lose 20% New! 2020-07-13 00:00:00Health systems worldwide are massively struggling and services for mothers, newborns, young children and adolescents are crumbling, warns the UN Secre

Study links attraction to 'tyrannical' leaders to dysfunctional New! 2020-07-13 00:00:00An SF State Assistant Professor of Management found a link between dysfunctional family conflict and the types of leaders people follows as adults.

Racial disparities in COVID-19 are clear; better data, New! 2020-07-13 00:00:00Marked racial disparities exist in confirmed COVID-19 cases and deaths, investigators say, and highlight urgent needs to ensure adequate testing and t

1 in 3 young adults may face severe New! 2020-07-13 00:00:00As the number of young adults infected with the coronavirus surges throughout the nation, a new study by researchers at UCSF Benioff Children's Hospi

Long-term strategies to control COVID-19 must treat health 2020-07-12 00:00:00Strategies for the safe reopening of low and middle-income countries (LMICs) from months of strict social distancing in response to the ongoing COVID-

Cigarette sales declining by 20 million a month 2020-07-12 00:00:00The new study from the Tobacco Control Research Group at the University of Bath highlights how new taxation plus standardised packaging for cigarettes

Jurassic fossils from northeastern China reveal morphological stasis 2020-07-11 00:00:00Dong and colleagues studied well-preserved plant fossils from the Middle-Late Jurassic Daohugou Bed in eastern Inner Mongolia, northeastern China. The

How Venus flytraps snap 2020-07-10 00:00:00Venus flytraps catch spiders and insects by snapping their trap leaves. This mechanism is activated when unsuspecting prey touch highly sensitive trig

Study links abnormally high blood sugar with higher 2020-07-10 00:00:00New research from Wuhan, China shows that, in patients with COVID-19 but without a previous diagnosis of diabetes, abnormally high blood sugar is asso

Basel study: Why lopinavir and hydroxychloroquine do not 2020-07-10 00:00:00Lopinavir is a drug against HIV, hydroxychloroquine is used to treat malaria and rheumatism. Until recently, both drugs were regarded as potential age

A balancing act between immunity and longevity 2020-07-10 00:00:00Changes in the immune system can promote healthy ageing

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5G : des risques « très faibles » 2020-07-10 11:00:00Alors que la France se prépare à déployer son réseau 5G, des questions se posent quant aux effets sur l’environnemen

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Beijing bâtira une plate-forme de soutien pour la 2020-07-08 20:00:00Beijing a entamé mercredi la construction d'une plate-forme de soutien pour la recherche scientifique, a rapporté jeudi le journal Beij

Google investit 900 millions de dollars dans la 2020-07-08 20:00:00Le géant américain des technologies Google a annoncé jeudi qu'il investissait plus de 900 millions de dollars sur cinq ans en vu

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