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  • New study gives some handy tips on how to survive on Game of Thrones Switching allegiances is a crucial strategy in the brutal world of Westeros. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window)MoreClick ...
  • Eleven researchers publish sharp critique of EPA fuel economy logic EPA made incorrect assumptions in 2016 and 2018; most recent are more damaging. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new ...
  • Greenland’s melting snow makes new a hockey stick (graph) The last 20 years were no natural fluke. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window)MoreClick to share on Google+ ...
  • Listen to the soothing sounds of Martian wind collected by NASA’s InSight lander The InSight Mars lander accomplished a perfect landing last week on the Elysium Planitia region of the planet, where it is hard at work preparing to drill into the surface (and taking selfies, of course). But one “unplanned treat” is a recording of the wind rolling across the Martian plains — which you can listen ...
  • Researchers 3D print a wormhole… for sound waves Bent plastic in 3D world creates 2D worm hole for sound waves. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window)MoreClick ...
  • Rocket Report: Firefly to the Moon, SpaceX makes a splash, H3 nets a customer “Nobody is saying we’re not going on the SLS.” Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window)MoreClick to share on ...
  • Medieval skeleton’s boots reveal harsh realities of life on the Thames Archaeologists in London made a grim discovery on the bank of the River Thames. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in ...
  • Move over AlphaGo: AlphaZero taught itself to play three different games DeepMind’s new AI is worthy successor to the first program to beat a human at Go. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest ...
  • Wrong way: 2018 global CO₂ emissions tick up again More emissions from China, India, and the US. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window)MoreClick to share on Google+ ...
  • Geckos’ new superpower is running on water; now we know how they do it The mouse-sized lizards use a combination of surface tension and slapping motion. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window)MoreClick ...
  • Inflation theories must dig deeper to avoid collision with data BICEP and Keck combine data, but primordial gravitational waves remain hidden. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window)MoreClick to ...
  • Single-beam laser becomes multi-beam laser by kicking electrons Kick expanding electrons down bent undulator to make multi-beam FEL. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window)MoreClick to share ...
  • Bacteria engage in chemical warfare against viruses Bacteria anti-virus armaments include chemicals that stop DNA from being copied. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window)MoreClick to ...
  • After 26 straight successes, SpaceX fails to land Falcon 9 it wanted back “Some landing systems are not redundant.” Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window)MoreClick to share on Google+ (Opens in ...
  • Video: Why our rising oceans aren’t causing problems everywhere Ars looks at why sea level rise is more complicated than filling a bath tub. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens ...
  • A hectic week of orbital flights continues with a SpaceX launch Wednesday So far, there have been 101 orbital launches this year, with more to come. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in ...
  • Medieval European plague genomes hint at of Black Death’s travels A more complete phylogeny of plague bacteria yields a clearer pandemic picture. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window)MoreClick ...
  • Singed and sooty, SpaceX’s Falcon 9 rocket still looked brilliant Monday “Obviously, aesthetics are a minor factor in rocket design.” Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window)MoreClick to share on ...
  • The old guard may be turning against the Russian space program “In recent years, the leaders are blowing more smoke than doing anything substantive.” Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new ...
  • Researchers grow a placenta in a petri dish The organ is essential for pregnancy but has been nearly impossible to study. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new ...
  • Physicists detected gravitational waves from four new black-hole mergers This brings the total number of events detected by LIGO and Virgo to 11. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in ...
  • Trump administration organizes pushback against its own climate report Meanwhile, the press beclowns itself by asking non-experts to comment on it. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window)MoreClick ...
  • Complex networks study ranks the most influential films of all time Star Wars: A New Hope and Psycho were the second and third most influential. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in ...
  • A congressman’s loss clouds the future of two demanding missions to Europa During a recent update, Clipper planners revealed they are looking at Falcon Heavy. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new ...
  • Two months after mishap, Russian Soyuz rockets back into space with crew This marked a critical launch both for Russia’s space agency, Roscosmos, and NASA. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new ...
  • DeepMind claims early progress in AI-based predictive protein modelling Google -owned AI specialist, DeepMind, has claimed a “significant milestone” in being able to demonstrate the usefulness of artificial intelligence to help with the complex task of predicting 3D structures of proteins based solely on their genetic sequence. Understanding protein structures is important in disease diagnosis and treatment, and could improve scientists’ understanding of the human ...
  • Trump admin. approves seismic tests for Atlantic offshore oil drilling The approval moves forward a policy that many affected states don’t want. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window)MoreClick ...
  • Fractal structure produces fractal electrons with fractal energies Carefully placed carbon monoxide creates fractal electrons on copper surface. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window)MoreClick to share ...
  • SpaceX will attempt to fly the same rocket for the third time Sunday There’s a lot going on here, from a record number of launches to dozens of smallsats. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest ...
  • Scientists, ethicists slam decisions behind gene-edited twins The Chinese government has already shut down any further work by He Jiankui. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new ...
  • New software will let artists control how light interacts with objects Dartmouth computer scientists teamed up with experts from Pixar and Disney. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window)MoreClick to ...
  • Archaeologists map centuries of history beneath world’s oldest cathedral With lasers and radar, archaeologists map centuries of buried Roman history. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window)MoreClick to ...
  • The fight against measles has taken a turn for the worse An overall downward trend reversed between 2016 and 2017. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window)MoreClick to share on ...
  • Soy milk, almond milk, oat milk. Spider milk? Wonder how the FDA is going to classify this one. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window)MoreClick to share ...
  • Rocket Report: Russia’s nuclear rocket, airspace wars, BFR changes explained “Musk is still trying to find the sweet spot between performance… and cost.” Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new ...
  • High-density lithium in graphene: An intriguing battery possibility Bi-layer graphene creates high-density lithium, may increase battery capacity. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window)MoreClick to share on ...
  • US life expectancy continues to move in reverse Drug overdoses and suicide play an important role in the increasing death rate. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new ...
  • Nailing down the nature of ‘Oumuamua—it’s probably a comet, but… We spoke at length with Harvard astronomy chair Avi Loeb, and there’s a lot to unpack. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest ...
  • NASA takes a tangible step back toward the Moon with commercial program NASA is betting that commercial companies are finally ready for Moon missions. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window)MoreClick ...
  • France to retire 14 nuclear reactors while Japan restarts 5 of its reactors Nuclear has struggled worldwide, while offshore wind could offset some retirements. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window)MoreClick to ...
  • Coal plant closures double in 2018, coal production flat or down Coal consumption around the world is the next big problem to tackle. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window)MoreClick ...
  • Bose Einstein condensate may reveal supersolid’s secrets BEC droplets form crystal that may have supersolid-like properties. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window)MoreClick to share on ...
  • Plot twist: Mitochondrial DNA can come from both parents Study confirms rare paternal mitochondrial transmission in three families. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window)MoreClick to share on ...
  • Large genetic study finds first genes connected with ADHD There’s overlap with risk for a range of other conditions and behaviors. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window)MoreClick ...
  • South Australia is fueling energy storage investment An AU$100 million fund for energy storage has brought battery companies to Adelaide. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new ...
  • Drilling on US public lands causes 24 percent of the nation’s CO2 emissions But lifecycle emissions have decreased slightly between 2005 and 2014. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window)MoreClick to share ...
  • Spaceflight’s 64-satellite rideshare launch takes off tomorrow on a Falcon 9 Seattle-based launch coordinator Spaceflight is gearing up for its biggest operation yet: Smallsat Express, deploying a staggering 64 separate satellites from 34 different clients — all from a single Falcon 9 rocket. It’s quite an endeavor, but the company believes that this kind of jam-packed “space bus” is the best way to make satellite deployment ...
  • The Ex-Boyfriend Yard Sale: can you put a price on sentimental value? In her new solo show, Haley McGee values the gifts her exes gave her, while rating how much fun they were – and how good the sex wasImagine an episode of The Antiques Roadshow where the objects are all gifts from your old partners and a price is put on… Share this:Click to email this to ...
  • US tries to bury report on climate change’s dire health, economic impacts Release schedule changed at the last minute. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window)MoreClick to share on Google+ (Opens ...
  • Mars Lander InSight sends the first of many selfies after a successful touchdown Last night’s 10 minutes of terror as the InSight Mars Lander descended to the Martian surface at 12,300 MPH were a nail-biter for sure, but now the robotic science platform is safe and sound — and has sent pics back to prove it. The first thing it sent was a couple pictures of its surroundings: ...
  • NASA does it again by landing safely on Mars—something no one else has done Red-shirt clad engineers broke into cheers as InSight touched down. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window)MoreClick to share ...
  • How the falling cost of solar panels can teach us to make new tech affordable Module efficiency was the first cost saver, economies of scale were the second. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new ...
  • That night, a forest flew: DroneSeed is planting trees from the air Wildfires are consuming our forests. The institutions and technologies to keep these environments healthy have suffered decades of neglect. DroneSeed is a Seattle-based startup that aims to combat this problem. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in ...
  • Reports out of China suggest first human gene-edited babies have been born CRISPR technology supposedly used to edit gene associated with HIV resistance. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window)MoreClick to ...
  • Sick ants stay away from the kids They stay out, at work, to protect everyone in the nest from infection. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new ...
  • We have food safety laws thanks to 19th century “poison squad” Ars chats with author Deborah Blum about her new book, The Poison Squad. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new ...
  • CRISPR scientist in China claims his team’s research has resulted in the world’s first gene-edited babies In a dramatic development for CRISPR research, a Chinese scientist from a university in Shenzhen claims he has succeeded in helping create the world’s first genetically-edited babies. Dr. Jiankui He told the Associated Press that twin girls were born earlier this month after he edited their embryos using CRISPR technology to remove the CCR5 gene, ...
  • Here’s how NASA will attempt to land on the red planet Monday “Certainly, there are always a number of things that could go wrong.” Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window)MoreClick ...
  • An intermediary between qubits provides basis for control and scaling Linking qubits via an intermediary protects quantum information for longer. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window)MoreClick to share ...
  • The Journal of Controversial Ideas—academic freedom sans responsibility is reckless The academic community is worse off without intellectual conversation. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window)MoreClick to share on ...
  • Natural gas firms have a proposal to convert home heating to hydrogen Three companies want to test out a pilot project in Northern England by 2028. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in ...
  • Collating memories of what happened based on where it happened Rats keep track of a position in two different ways. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window)MoreClick to share ...
  • Medieval dental plaque sheds light on how our microbiomes have changed If you don’t brush your teeth, future archaeologists will know everything about you. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new ...
  • Six people swallowed LEGOs and pored through their own poo for science It takes about two days, or 41 hours, for LEGOs to pass through the body. Science! Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest ...
  • Our human reference genome is missing a lot of material One reference genome doesn’t capture the huge variation in human DNA. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window)MoreClick to ...
  • Camera traps designed for animals are now invading human privacy Camera traps may capture, ahem, private moments in nature and anger local communities. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new ...
  • Some promising news for kids with peanut allergies Desensitization trial shows success, but don’t try this at home Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window)MoreClick to share ...
  • Physics can explain the fastball’s unexpected twist, new study finds Pitches vary as a result of different spin speed, spin axis, ball orientation. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new ...
  • Repowering the UK’s oldest wind farms could boost energy generation by 171% Many UK wind farms are starting to reach the end of their permission period. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in ...
  • You snooze, you lose: Insurers make the old adage literally true Why insurers spy on sleep apnea sufferers via connected CPAP machines. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window)MoreClick to ...
  • In China, replacing coal and biomass stoves has saved lives Particulate matter from solid fuels causes hundreds of thousands of premature deaths. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window)MoreClick ...
  • NASA closes call for small payloads to study the surface of the Moon Satellites and rockets are getting smaller. Why not rovers, too? Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window)MoreClick to share ...
  • Sugar cures cancer! (Not really, but one sugar may help chemo) Mannose slows the growth of tumor cells and can synergize with chemotherapy. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window)MoreClick ...
  • Ion drive meets drone, as small plane flies with no moving parts A solid-state propulsion system works by ionizing the air. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window)MoreClick to share on ...
  • Study: It only takes a few seconds for bots to spread misinformation Just six percent of bots on Twitter accounted for 31 percent of bad information. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in ...