Last updated on February 17th 2019 13:32
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When is the first day of winter? December solstice 2018 explained.
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We visited the border wall. Here's what it looks like.
Both of NASA's Voyager spacecraft are now interstellar. Where to next?
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From St. Nicholas to Santa Claus: the surprising origins of Kris Kringle
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A Mother Learns the Identity of Her Child’s Grandmother. A Sperm Bank Threatens to Sue.
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The New Old Age: Dialysis Is a Way of Life for Many Older Patients. Maybe It Shouldn’t Be.
Tom Cade, a Savior of the Peregrine Falcon, Dies at 91
Trilobites: Searching Tardigrades for Lifesaving Secrets
They’ve Taken America’s Temperature — and It’s Running High
Photos From the Opportunity Rover’s Mission on Mars
Skipping School to Save the Earth
Trilobites: An Icy Superhighway Once Carried Glaciers From Namibia to Brazil
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We Hate Long Goodbyes, But Opportunity has Earned One
Mars One, the Plan to Make a Reality Show on Mars, is Bankrupt
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Another Enormous Crater Found Under the Ice in Greenland
Hubble Shows off the Atmospheres of Uranus and Neptune
There’s Evidence that Mars is Still Volcanically Active
Weekly Space Hangout: Feb 13, 2019 – Luciano Iess of the Cassini Radio Science Team
Want to Move to Mars? A Round-Trip Ticket Will Only Cost $100,000 According to Elon Musk
Here’s a Clever idea. Build Moon Bases in Craters and then Fill them in with Lunar Regolith
Human Diet Drugs Kill Mosquitoes' Appetite Too
Spectacular Fossil Bird Foot Preserved in Amber
Remembering Why Curiosity Should Be Boundless
Does Eating Organic Reduce Cancer Risk?
The Voices of Black Mathematicians
Grazing Deer Alter Forest Acoustics
Is This the Footprint of One of the Last Neandertals?
Be Kind to Extraterrestrials
Scientists Track the Source of Soot that Speeds Arctic Melt
Venezuela Is Unraveling--So Is Its Science
Geologists Figured Out Where the Most Remote Part of the Ocean Came From
European Space Agency Celebrates Women in Science with Astro Pi Challenge
Campaign Launched to 'Revive the Saturn V' Vertical Rocket Replica
A Comet, Meteor, Nebula and the Pleiades Combine into One Epic Space Photo
SpaceX's Raptor Engine Hits Power Level for Starship Launches, Elon Musk Says
NASA Spies InSight Mars Lander from Space as It Hunts Marsquakes (Photos)
No, You Won’t See an 'Apocalypse Asteroid' in the Sky on Valentine's Day
The View from Space Could Change the World, Virgin Galactic Says
SpaceX Dragon Crew Demo-1 Flight to Space Station: What to Expect
NASA Center Director Nominated to Lead National Reconnaissance Office
NASA Astronaut, Crewmates Return to Earth After 197-Day Mission in Space
NASA Astronaut, Crewmates Returns to Earth After 197-Day Mission in Space
NASA Administrator Statement on Passing of Rona Ramon
Bettina Inclán Named to Head NASA Office of Communications
NASA Begins America’s New Moon to Mars Exploration Approach in 2018
NASA Sends CubeSats to Space on First Dedicated Launch with US Partner Rocket Lab
NASA TV to Air International Space Station Crew Landing
NASA Contracts for Engineering, Technical Support Services
NASA Awards Contract for Programmatic, Institutional Assessment Capabilities
NASA’s Newly Arrived OSIRIS-REx Spacecraft Already Discovers Water on Asteroid
Your phone and shoes are home to completely unknown life forms
AI autotune makes your terrible karaoke singing more tolerable
Fears of OpenAI’s super-trolling artificial intelligence are overblown
A dialect quiz shows we still cling to our regional identities
The children striking over climate change speak to New Scientist
Russia’s plan to unplug from the internet shows cyberwar is escalating
Meet the man who made CRISPR monkey clones to study depression
Interstellar ‘Oumuamua might be a fractal snowflake not an alien probe
Smugglers are profiting from our failure to define endangered species
A gut bacteria toxin that damages DNA may be involved in bowel cancer
PET/CT imaging agent shows promise for better diagnosis of acute venous thromboembolism
How do we conserve and restore computer-based art in a changing technological environment?
How to feed the world by 2050? Recent breakthrough boosts plant growth by 40 percent
Drinking contexts associated with early onset of alcohol intoxication among adolescents
Engineered metasurfaces reflect waves in unusual directions
Push-up capacity linked with lower incidence of cardiovascular disease events among men
Study on measles transmission in China have implications for controlling the epidemic worldwide
Study examines how compound damaged DNA to understand its connection to cancer
A weakness in a rare cancer that could be exploited with drugs
Graphene-based wearables for health monitoring, food inspection and night vision
AAAS: Machine learning 'causing science crisis'
Call to ban killer robots in wars
Hiker speaks after taking on mountain lion...and winning
Gene-edited animal plan to relieve poverty in Africa
Climate march students: 'We need change and we need it now'
Hong Kong seizes $1m worth of rhino horn at airport
BP: Plastic ban "could have unintended consequences"
Cambridge anglers win fish loss compensation
Schoolchildren go on strike over climate change
Space harpoon skewers 'orbital debris'
New app reveals the hidden landscapes within Georgia O’Keefe’s paintings
Germany’s wolves are on the rise thanks to a surprising ally: the military
Major medical journals don’t follow their own rules for reporting results from clinical trials
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Researchers hung men on a cross and added blood in bid to prove Turin Shroud is real
The winner of this year’s ‘Dance Your Ph.D.’ contest turned physics into art
Reality check: Can cat poop cause mental illness?
Physicists create a quantum refrigerator that cools with an absence of light
EPA blasted for failing to set drinking water limits for ‘forever chemicals’
EXCLUSIVE: The first interview with Trump’s new science adviser
Archaeologists discover Incan tomb in Peru
What rising seas mean for local economies
Faculty beliefs about intelligence predict racial achievement gaps in STEM classes
Biologists identify honeybee 'clean' genes known for improving survival
Researchers discover anti-laser masquerading as perfect absorber
Tide gauges capture tremor episodes in cascadian subduction zone
A river of stars in the solar neighborhood
Environmental noise found to enhance the transport of energy across a line of ions
New study of fossil plants shows the emergence of the Pacific Northwest's temperate forests
The friendly extortioner takes it all
Experimental Anti-Aging Treatment That Kills Old Cells Has Passed First Human Trial
Hidden Passengers on Insects Could Give Us The New Antibiotics We Desperately Need
Teenage Marijuana Use Has Been Linked to Adult Depression in a Major New Review
This Simple Advance in Medicine Has Already Saved a Million Lives
An Asteroid Will Block Our Brightest Star on Monday, And Astronomers Need Your Help
The Real Reason Anti-Vax Beliefs Spread So Fast Online Isn't About Facts
Elon Musk Says SpaceX Is Developing a Complex 'Bleeding' Heavy-Metal Rocket Ship
2-Year Universal Basic Income Trial Shows One of The Most Common Worries Is Unfounded
China Is Reportedly Building a Solar Power Station in Space
The Female Body Has a Surprisingly Sophisticated Way to Block Weak Sperm