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Hubble Captures Sharpest Image Yet of Interstellar Comet 2019-10-16 11:43:49The NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope has captured an amazing new photo of 2I/Borisov, the first known interstellar comet ever identified. 2I/Borisov, a

Scientists Reconstruct Geological History of Spain’s Giant Geode 2019-10-16 10:55:56In a paper published in the journal Geology, Dr. Juan Manuel García-Ruiz from the Universidad de Granada and colleagues reveal the geological h

Marine Biologists Discover Two New Species of Porcelain 2019-10-16 09:59:59A duo of marine biologists from the Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute in Panama and the Justus-Liebig-Universität in Germany has discovered

Venus May Never Have Been Wet and Warm 2019-10-16 08:39:12A team of planetary researchers from the Lunar and Planetary Institute (LPI) and elsewhere has found that a volcanic flow on Venus’ Ovda Regio h

Capuchin and Rhesus Monkeys Outsmart Humans When It 2019-10-16 07:08:13According to a new study published in the journal Scientific Reports, when it comes to being willing to explore more efficient options to solving a pr

Researchers Control Quantum State of Single Electron Using 2019-10-15 14:33:31An international team of scientists sent high-frequency sound waves across a modified semiconductor device to direct the behavior of a single electron

Tomatoes, Peas and Several Other Crops Grow Well 2019-10-15 11:45:19A new experiment conducted by researchers at the Wageningen University & Research in the Netherlands shows that it’s possible to grow crops

Eocene-Epoch Stingray Had Unique Body Plan 2019-10-15 10:25:57A new species of prehistoric stingray with an exceptional anatomy, which greatly differs from living species, has been identified from fossils found i

Phoenix Cluster’s Gravity Magnifies X-Rays from Extremely Distant 2019-10-15 09:56:51Astronomers have used a huge group of galaxies called the Phoenix cluster as a cosmic magnifying glass to detect X-ray emission from a very distant dw

Even Small Amounts of Alcohol during Pregnancy Can 2019-10-15 08:17:27‘Special occasion drinking’ during pregnancy could cause insulin resistance, which increases the likelihood of diabetes, in male offspring

Black Hole-Driven Winds Suppress Star Formation in Dwarf 2019-10-14 12:41:44Supermassive black hole-driven outflows in dwarf galaxies have a significant impact on the evolution of these galaxies by suppressing star formation,

Study Sheds New Light on Evolution of Yellow 2019-10-14 09:46:24In a study published this month in the journal Astronomy & Astrophysics, astronomers analyzed the properties of four yellow hypergiant stars, incl

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Some Volcanoes Create Undersea Bubbles Up to a New! 2019-10-18 17:02:42A plume of steam flows upward from Bogoslof volcano, a partially submerged volcano that created giant underwater bubbles when it erupted in 2017. (Cre

Ancient Middle Eastern Astrologers Recorded the Oldest-Known Evidence New! 2019-10-18 16:00:39(Credit: Y. Mitsuma's tracing of the photographs of H. Hayakawa) Astronomers have watched sunspots come and go on the sun’s surface for at l

Why It's So Hard to Make a Better New! 2019-10-18 15:56:17(Credit: Odua Images/Shutterstock) Scan the aisles of any grocery store, and you’ll find a plethora of infant formula options, all designed t

Adults Are Getting More Food Allergies. Scientists Still 2019-10-17 17:06:30Food allergies, including those to seafood, are becoming more common. (Credit: Alexander Raths/Shutterstock) All your life, you’ve delighted

NASA Reveals New Spacesuits Designed to Fit Men 2019-10-17 15:38:41These two new spacesuits will help the space agency put astronauts back on the surface of the Moon, enhance their mobility, and keep them safe along t

From 440 to 25,000: One Humpback Whale Population's 2019-10-17 15:08:03Humpback whale populations have recovered since whaling was banned, some from near extinction. (Credit: Tomas Kotouc/Shutterstock) In the late 1950

Gas Flows Like a 'Waterfall' Onto a Young 2019-10-17 14:14:24Gas "waterfalls" cascade onto a forming planet in this artist's illustration. (Credit: NRAO/AUI/NSF, S. Dagnello) Stars and their planetary syst

Beta-amyloid and Tau: What Do These Proteins Have 2019-10-17 12:50:59Two common proteins begin to spread through the brains of those with Alzheimer's. Despite decades of study, scientists still don't understand why th

Collective Behavior: A 480-Million-Year-Old Conga Line 2019-10-17 11:00:13Nearly half a billion years ago, trilobites may have been capable of some kinds of collective behavior associated with modern animals. (Credit: Vannie

This Gene Helps Explain Why Some People Can 2019-10-17 10:08:59Natural short sleepers seem to have won the genetic lottery, which allows them to thrive on very little sleep. (Credit: Shutterstock) Your sleep ne

These Desert Ants Gallop at a Blistering 108 2019-10-16 18:30:17Saharan silver ants. The insects can move at blistering speeds across fiery desert sands. (Credit: Pavel Krasensky/Shutterstock) Around noon each d

Why We've Been Hating on 'Kids These Days' 2019-10-16 14:00:21Kids these days, amiright? (Credit: aastock/Shutterstock) Ugh. Kids these days. They've got no respect. They dress all weird. They're always on t

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Bed bugs once ate bat blood—so why do New! 2019-10-18 17:50:00A line of unidentified bites on your arms or legs might have sent you on a Google-spiral and landed you here. Don’t panic: Getting rid of a bed

I spent 13 hours trying to make mac New! 2019-10-18 17:15:48I never thought it was possible to be sick of mac and cheese. Now? I’m not so sure. After Panera Bread found itself at the center of a social me

Five practical, stylish winter boots for women New! 2019-10-18 17:06:00Stay warm and dry with these great winter boot options.

Last week in tech: Google’s Pixel 4, Fortnite’s New! 2019-10-18 17:02:09Listen to the latest episode of the Techathlon Podcast.

The best reusable straws for sipping your smoothie New! 2019-10-18 15:09:00Help the environment by ditching plastic straws for food-safe, reusable straws in metal, glass, or silicone.

Inexpensive, all-purpose microphones for home recording New! 2019-10-18 14:50:00A versatile microphone collection is the key to making professional recordings.

Collapsible water bottles to toss in your bag New! 2019-10-18 14:29:00Collapsible water bottles to save space and save the planet.

These ancient trilobites are forever frozen in a New! 2019-10-18 14:00:08Next time you’re stuck behind someone slow at the grocery store, chill out. You’re taking part in an ancient ritual—one older than h

Want extra elegance? Want to reduce waste? Consider New! 2019-10-18 13:19:00Open up the flavor of your food with fresh-ground peppercorns.

High-quality cutting boards for every cook New! 2019-10-18 13:07:00Cutting surfaces for all types of foods, cuisines, and chefs.

An immersion blender could change the way you New! 2019-10-18 12:37:00Handheld immersion blenders are great for whipping up a creamy soup or homemade mayonnaise.

Smokeless grills that don’t require backyards New! 2019-10-18 12:23:00Compact, efficient smokeless grills for anytime grilling.

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NASA’s New Spacesuits Unveiled, for Trips to the 2019-10-15 16:41:04The agency is racing to meet President Trump’s timeline for putting American astronauts on the lunar surface by 2024.

CBD or THC? Common Drug Test Can’t Tell 2019-10-15 12:37:50Those cannabidiol-laced gummy bears may be entirely legal, but they could still get you arrested on marijuana possession charges.

The Amelia Earhart Mystery Stays Down in the 2019-10-15 12:01:44Robert Ballard’s expedition to a remote island in the South Pacific found no evidence of the vanished aviator’s plane. But the explorer an

Shrimp and Chemicals: What You Need to Know 2019-10-15 11:30:39What exactly is added to shrimp, and how can you avoid it at the store?

Using Old Cellphones to Listen for Illegal Loggers 2019-10-15 10:13:31Indonesian villagers are trying out a treetop surveillance system that uses recycled phones and artificial intelligence software to detect chain saws.

Five Reasons the Diet Soda Myth Won’t Die 2019-10-15 08:13:56Repeated studies on a health bogeyman help explain wider problems with food research.

This Fungus Mutates. That’s Good News if You 2019-10-15 06:00:10American scientists set out to simulate a fungus’s evolution into the edible mold that makes French cheeses like Camembert.

It Had the Biggest Antlers Ever Found. Were 2019-10-15 05:00:15Scientists devised “virtual crash testing” to see if an extinct deer’s colossal headgear was just for show.

An Oncologist Asks When It’s Time to Say 2019-10-15 05:00:11Azra Raza’s “The First Cell” poses hard questions about cancer treatment and end-of-life care.

Faced With a Drug Shortfall, Doctors Scramble to 2019-10-14 18:54:27A critical chemotherapy medication is in short supply, and physicians say there is no appropriate substitute.

Rx for Doctors: Stop With the Urine Tests 2019-10-14 16:14:22The tests often are positive in people without symptoms, particularly older patients. The result: overtreatment with antibiotics.

The Mystery of the Melanistic Manta Rays 2019-10-14 12:32:46Scientists are trying to work out why some manta rays have black blotches on their skin, which is uncommon in the oceans.