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  • Get ready for a flood of new exoplanets: TESS has already spotted two We look at the design of NASA’s latest planet hunter and why it was made that way. 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 ...
  • Japan’s Hayabusa 2 mission lands on the surface of a distant asteroid The coolest mission you haven’t heard of just hit a major milestone: the Japanese Hayabusa 2 probe has reached its destination, the asteroid Ryugu, and just deployed a pair of landers to its surface. Soon it will touch down itself and bring back a sample of Ryugu back to Earth! Are you kidding me? That’s ...
  • Potential buyers for largest coal plant in the Western US back out Owner of supplying coal mine had been courting buyers. 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 Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • Drugged puppies blamed for spreading diarrhea superbugs in multi-state outbreak Officials were stunned by the amount of antibiotics the puppies had been given. 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 Google+ (Opens in new ...
  • Japan has attempted to land two tiny rovers on a distant asteroid Each rover weighs about a kilogram and will bounce across the asteroid’s 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 Google+ (Opens in new ...
  • Japan has attempted to land two tiny rovers on a distant asteroid Each rover weighs about a kilogram and will bounce across the asteroid’s 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 Google+ (Opens in new ...
  • Inside the eight desperate weeks that saved SpaceX from ruin The company’s meteoric rise can be traced to a critical launch from a Pacific isle. 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 Google+ (Opens ...
  • The last nuclear reactors under construction in the US are facing opposition The three owners of the project will vote whether to keep it next Monday. 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 Google+ (Opens in ...
  • Big nutrition research scandal sees 6 more retractions, purging popular diet tips “Mindless eating” researcher Brian Wansink resigns amid six new JAMA retractions. 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 Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • GPS tracked the land sink under the weight of Hurricane Harvey’s rain Real-time GPS data might even have been helpful for flood forecasting. 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 Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • uBeam wireless power’s CEO Meredith Perry steps aside amidst B2B pivot After repeatedly missing self-imposed deadlines for progress on its wireless charging-at-a-distance phone case, uBeam’s CEO Meredith Perry has decided to shift out of the CEO position and into a board member and senior advisor role. She’d founded the company in 2011 from her dorm room and brought in over $40 million in funding by selling ...
  • Video: “Delta V,” our new series on all the happenings in the heavens, is live If you like launch vehicles, we’ve got you covered with this recurring video series. 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 Google+ (Opens in ...
  • First hydrogen-powered train hits the tracks in Germany Trains on the 62-mile route in Northern Germany will be refueled in Bremervörde. 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 Google+ (Opens in new ...
  • Crowdfunding raises millions for quack cancer remedies, like coffee enemas In the UK, $10M went to unproven, potentially harmful treatments for desperate patients. 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 Google+ (Opens in new ...
  • A new antenna using single atoms could usher in the age of atomic radio The team tested their device by recording themselves singing “Mary Had a Little Lamb” 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 Google+ (Opens in ...
  • China appears to be accelerating development of a super-heavy lift rocket The Long March 9 rocket would be on par with the Saturn V booster. 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 Google+ (Opens in ...
  • ‘Jackrabbot 2’ takes to the sidewalks to learn how humans navigate politely Autonomous vehicles and robots have to know how to get from A to B without hitting obstacles or pedestrians — but how can they do so politely and without disturbing nearby humans? That’s what Stanford’s Jackrabbot project aims to learn, and now a redesigned robot will be cruising campus learning the subtleties of humans negotiating ...
  • Quantum observers with knowledge of quantum mechanics break reality Quantum mechanics can’t handle quantum observers that know quantum mechanics. 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 Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share ...
  • You think your neighbors can drive energy conservation Beliefs about neighbors’ environmental attitudes might trump your own. 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 Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • NASA isn’t going to pay for the BFR, so Musk charts a new course “This is a non-trivial amount that will have a material impact on the BFR program.” 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 Google+ (Opens ...
  • The math of why it’s so hard to build a spherical Death Star in space In his book Math With Bad Drawings, Ben Orlin connects abstract math with reality. 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 Google+ (Opens in ...
  • Musical instrument goes flat in presence of adulterated medicine Mbira’s tone change depends on whether tine is filled with good or bad medicine. 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 Google+ (Opens in ...
  • US Congress passes bill to help advanced nuclear power In Illinois, a nuclear power subsidy program gets a favorable ruling from US court. 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 Google+ (Opens in ...
  • See Science Fair even if you’ve never entered one in your life Tracking kids as they gear up and go to Intel’s International Science Fair. 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 Google+ (Opens in new ...
  • Entanglement allows one party to control measurement results  Alice controls Bob via quantum measurements. Bob can’t reciprocate. 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 Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • Here are the subjects our reporters enjoy covering the least A look at why reporting on some areas of science is just asking for pain. 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 Google+ (Opens ...
  • Rocket Report: Japanese spaceplane, GEO downturn, Block 5 results good “I think the industry is probably hiring as many artists as engineers.” 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 Google+ (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • Early cheese making may have helped lactose-intolerant farmers spread Cheese may have helped fuel the spread of agriculture across Europe. 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 Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • Top cancer expert forgot to mention $3.5M industry ties—he just resigned For years, José Baselga didn’t mention industry links in dozens of top medical pubs. 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 Google+ (Opens in ...
  • NASA’s climate-monitoring space laser is the last to ride to space on a Delta II rocket This weekend, NASA is launching a new, high-tech satellite to monitor the planet’s glacier and sea ice levels — with space lasers, naturally. ICESat-2 will be a huge boon for climatologists, and it’s also a bittersweet occasion: it will be the final launch aboard the trusty Delta II rocket, which has been putting birds in ...
  • R.I.P. Walter Mischel, father of the infamous Marshmallow Test Columbia University psychologist was best known for his work on delayed gratification. 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 Google+ (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • Using Medieval DNA to track the barbarian spread into Italy Cemeteries from the Longobard spread into Italy tell tales of migration and mixing. 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 Google+ (Opens in new ...
  • Free wheeling water droplets plot their own path off a hot plate Water on hot plate spins and tilts on a vapor cushion—then takes off for freedom. 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 Google+ (Opens ...
  • A quick simulation of Hurricane Florence done without climate change Simple analysis suggests global warming boosts Florence’s rain by 50 percent. 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 Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • Sperm donor #2757 sired at least 45 kids—now they’re connecting online DNA testing, online registries highlight complexity of lax sperm-donor regulations. 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 Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share ...
  • SpaceX says its BFR will fly someone around the Moon. We have questions. Warning: Wild speculation in this story. 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 Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in ...
  • Here are your 2018 Ig Nobel Prize winners The 2018 awards honor research on cursing while driving and cannibalistic calories. 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 Google+ (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • Trump’s solar tariff isn’t hurting the industry as much as everyone expected Utilities are trying to add tons of solar before a key tax credit phases out. 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 Google+ (Opens ...
  • This insect-inspired robot can fly a kilometer on a charge with its flappy wings The incredible agility of the common house or fruit fly puts every drone and robot to shame, but devices inspired by them are beginning to catch up. A new four-winged flapping robot not only successfully imitates the fruit fly’s hyper-agile flying method, but can travel for up to a kilometer before running out of juice. Share ...
  • This nifty flying robot can hover, bank, and turn as deftly as a fruit fly Dutch scientists built the robot to shed light on aerodynamics of insect flight. 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 Google+ (Opens in new ...
  • A third dimension helps Tokamak fusion reactor avoid wall-destroying instability Korean Tokamak shows instabilities can be cured via additional magnetic fields. 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 Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • Gangs of beetle larvae lure fathers of their next meal into sex trap Once in with the bee larvae, they eat them and the food the bees left for them. 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 ...
  • Penn State scientists build quantum version of Maxwell’s demon 3D grids of super-cooled atoms could one day form the basis for a quantum computer 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 Google+ (Opens ...
  • Pharma CEO jacks drug price 400%, citing “moral requirement to make money” He raised price of essential antibiotic from $475 to $2,392, then defended Shkreli. 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 Google+ (Opens in new ...
  • SETI neural networks spot dozens of new mysterious signals emanating from distant galaxy The perennial optimists at the Search for Extraterrestrial Intelligence, or SETI, have joined the rest of the world in deploying AI to help manage huge datasets — and their efforts almost instantly bore fruit. 72 new “fast radio bursts” from a mysteriously noisy galaxy 3 billion miles away were discovered in previously-analyzed data by using ...
  • Mega-rich family behind opioid crisis has second, secret opioid company Family that runs Purdue also runs Rhodes Pharma—and patented an addiction drug. 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 Google+ (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • CA Gov. says 100% clean electricity not enough, state must go carbon neutral The move puts the most populous state on the most aggressive decarbonization path. 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 Google+ (Opens in new ...
  • Holding cold atoms near a hot surface is key to single atom sensors Laser sucks energy out of atoms as fast as nearby surface puts it in. 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 Google+ (Opens in ...
  • Hurricane Florence represents a grave threat to the East Coast Carolinas at risk of a rare Category 4 landfall. 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 Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • “Lighthouse Detector” can distinguish between many sources of radiation The detector can be used to keep workers safe from contaminated areas. 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 Google+ (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • SpaceX to launch super-heavy payload, land in high seas Sunday night Florence isn’t close enough to affect the landing attempt. Yet. 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 Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share ...
  • Why things can look like they’re moving faster than light “Superluminal” motion is old news to astronomers, but surprised our readers. 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 Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • Probiotics: If you don’t just just poop them out, they may muck up your guts Standard probiotics may not be risk free. 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 Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens ...
  • Carpeting Sahara with wind and solar farms could make it rain Power the world, bring rain to the desert, and profit in this wild “What if?” 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 Google+ (Opens ...
  • Joseph Stiglitz on artificial intelligence: ‘We’re going towards a more divided society’ The technology could vastly improve lives, the economist says – but only if the tech titans that control it are properly regulated. ‘What we have now is totally inadequate’It must be hard for Joseph Stiglitz to remain an optimist in the face of the gri… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new ...
  • Mapping what it would take for a renaissance for nuclear energy Nuclear becomes more acceptable as carbon emissions become less acceptable. 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 Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share ...
  • Transplanted mammals take a century to learn to “surf the green wave” Animals returned to their native range don’t understand the unfamiliar territory. 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 Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • Rocket Report: Lots of losers in small launch, Air Force award, Red (Bull) Mars “There are more than 100 small launch vehicles in development.” 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 Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share ...
  • Horses may understand human emotion, especially anger Horses know when you sound angry, relax when you are cheerful. 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 Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • Nutrigene wants to personalize your vitamins using your genetic code Vitamins are proving to be a lucrative industry in the United States. Just last year vitamin sales pulled in roughly $37 billion for the U.S. economy. That’s up from $28 billion in 2010. To cash in on this growing market, several startups have popped up in the last few years — including Nutrigene, a startup combining ...
  • Jocelyn Bell Burnell wins $3 million prize for discovering pulsars The astronomer was famously excluded from the 1974 Nobel Prize in Physics. 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 Google+ (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • Neutron-star merger blasted a jet of material through the debris We can trace the progress of the jets as they shoot out from the merger. 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 Google+ (Opens ...
  • Japan acknowledges first radiation-linked death out of Fukushima The man is the first to have his death linked directly to Fukushima’s meltdown. 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 Google+ (Opens in ...
  • Flight from Dubai quarantined in NY amid mystery illness, 521 on board Emirates confirmed that “about 10 passengers” sick, media reports as many as 100. 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 Google+ (Opens in new ...
  • Engineering tour de force births programmable optical quantum computer Two qubits, but computation part seems scalable. Don’t ask about the rest. 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 Google+ (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • Opportunity rover still MIA as dust settles on Mars The rover has not checked in as controllers are getting ready to trigger contact. 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 Google+ (Opens in ...
  • Theranos is finally dead, company to wind down WSJ report: end game comes after 2 top executives were criminally prosecuted. 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 Google+ (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • Russian space chief vows to find “full name” of technician who caused ISS leak “We want to find out the full name of who is at fault—and we will.” 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 Google+ (Opens ...
  • Humans can perform ghost imaging, no computer required Researchers show that the eye combines images like a slow-exposure camera. 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 Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • These two CRISPR experts are coming to Disrupt SF 2018 CRISPR, the gene-editing system that could one day change the course of humanity still has a long way to go before we seriously alter anything but it’s not too far-fetched to say it could happen. What’s real and what’s not and just how close are we to radically changing our food supply, medicine and life ...
  • Political anonymity may help us see both sides of a divisive issue online Some topics are so politically charged that even to attempt a discussion online is to invite toxicity and rigid disagreement among participants. But a new study finds that exposure to the views of others, minus their political affiliation, could help us overcome our own biases. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new ...
  • Whose name should be on the laws of physics for an expanding universe? Astronomers are engaged in a lively debate over plans to rename one of the laws of physics. 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 ...
  • Being reminded of your political bubble can stop you from breaking out Hearing other views works better when you forget you’re supposed to be fighting. 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 Google+ (Opens in new ...
  • New system shows the earliest life could cooperate despite “cheaters” Work confirms some ideas for how the first life managed to grow in complexity. 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 Google+ (Opens in ...
  • There’s now an even more precise “recipe” for blowing the perfect bubble Understanding these dynamics could improve processing of many consumer products. 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 Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share ...