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Researchers Sequence Genomes of All Living Penguin Species 2019-09-20 15:31:01Scientists from the Penguin Genome Consortium have produced 19 high-coverage penguin genome sequences that, together with two previously published gen

New Model for Plasma Flow within Sun Provides 2019-09-20 12:23:07A team of researchers from the Department of Aeronautics and Astronautics at the University of Washington proposes a new model of plasma motion that w

1,400-Year-Old Colorful Christian Mosaic Found in Israel 2019-09-20 09:56:55A team of Israeli archaeologists has uncovered an impressively detailed mosaic in an ancient city called Hippos-Sussita. Dating back approximately 1,4

Biologists Find Striking Similarities between Human and Archaeal 2019-09-20 07:55:02The similar clustering of DNA in the chromosomes of humans and Archaea is significant because certain genes activate or deactivate based upon how they

Scientists Reconstruct Skeletal Anatomy of Denisovans 2019-09-19 15:06:55A team of researchers from Israel and Spain has produced reconstructions of Denisovans, an extinct sister group of Neanderthals, based on patterns of

Chronic Ear Infections Contributed to Neanderthal Extinction 2019-09-19 11:45:55Neanderthals may have been doomed to extinction because they had persistent, life-long ear infections due to the structure of their Eustachian tubes,

Dust from Disintegrated Asteroid Triggered Mid-Ordovician Ice Age 2019-09-19 09:19:33There’s always a lot of extraterrestrial dust floating down to Earth, but this dust is normally only a tiny fraction of the other dust in our at

Biblical Edomite Kingdom was ‘Copper Powerhouse,’ Study Reveals 2019-09-19 08:48:39Edom, an ancient kingdom of the southern Levant mentioned in the Old Testament (Hebrew Bible) as well as in Assyrian and Egyptian sources, experienced

Saturn’s Rings are as Old as Solar System 2019-09-18 14:49:48The famous ring system of Saturn may be much older than some planetary scientists think, according to a new study published in the journal Nature Astr

Melting Exomoon May Explain Long-Term Dimming of Milky 2019-09-18 13:49:03A team of astrophysicists from Columbia University proposes that the strange long-term dimming of the KIC 8462852 star (also known as Tabby’s st

Miocene Hominid Fossil Sheds New Light on Evolution 2019-09-18 12:06:44Researchers have analyzed a pelvis of the 10 million-year-old fossil ape Rudapithecus hungaricus and found that human bipedalism might possibly have d

Bony-Toothed Seabird Lived in New Zealand 62 Million 2019-09-18 11:49:18Paleontologists have found the remains of a pelagornithid bird that lived 62 million years ago (early Paleocene epoch) in New Zealand. Dubbed Protodon

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Evaporating Exomoon Could Explain Weird Light Patterns of 2019-09-18 18:15:34An artist’s concept of a ring of dust orbiting Tabby’s Star. (Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech) About four years ago, one star gained notoriety

One Protein Makes Ebola Deadly. Scientists Can Turn 2019-09-18 18:00:53A sign in the Democratic Republic of the Congo warns people that Ebola is in the area. (Credit: Sergey Uryadnikov/Shutterstock) The Ebola virus co

Misophonia, Or Why I Hate the Sound of 2019-09-18 17:00:42Misophonia is an aversive reaction to specific sounds that emerges in childhood, most often with annoyance that quickly turns to anger. (Credit: mamaz

Two Asteroids Collided in Deep Space, Sparking an 2019-09-18 14:34:50This artist's concept captures the catastrophic collision that destroyed the parent body, which was bigger than any known asteroid break-up in the pa

Scientists Experiment With Growing Human Tissues on Tofu, 2019-09-18 11:12:52(Credit: ValentinaKru/Shutterstock) It’s been more than a decade since the first lab-grown organ (a more-or-less functional replacement bladd

This Device Can Recommend the Best Cancer Treatment 2019-09-17 19:05:27A patient breathes into the eNose, a tool designed to determine effective cancer treatments for lung cancer patients. (Credit: Amsterdam University Me

NASA CubeSat will Test Lunar Space Station Orbit 2019-09-17 16:48:51The space agency hopes Lunar Gateway can serve as a jumping off point for exploring the Moon. First, NASA plans to test out the space station’s

Homo heidelbergensis: The Answer to a Mysterious Period 2019-09-17 12:56:45Cranium 5, a skull found at Sima de los Huesos and thought to be either a late Homo heidelbergensis or an early Neanderthal. (Credit: Rept0n1x/Wikimed

Study Finds Air Pollution Particles Can Get Inside 2019-09-17 11:00:15Particles of black carbon have been found inside the placenta, raising questions of health risks to fetuses. (Credit: Africa Studio/Shutterstock) M

New Interstellar Comet is 'Very Red', Initial Results 2019-09-16 18:30:04The Gemini Observatory in Hawaii caught this first-ever color image of the interstellar comet and its faint tail. (Credit: Composite image by Travis R

Cows Burp Out Tons of Methane. Feeding Them 2019-09-16 18:13:13Adding seaweed to cows' diet would help tamp down their methane emissions. (Credit: Jan K/ Shutterstock) Every morning, Breanna Roque goes out to

At 100, James Lovelock Has New Ideas About 2019-09-14 18:10:51Our blue-marble planet, imaged by the DSCOVR spacecraft. Life maintains a stubborn balance here -- but for how long? (Credit: NOAA/EPIC) James Love

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A new experiment slashes the maximum possible mass 2019-09-18 14:48:32The KATRIN experiment suggests that the tiny subatomic particles have masses a minuscule fraction of an electron’s.

Expanding ice slabs are increasing Greenland’s contribution to 2019-09-18 13:17:22Since 2001, melting and refreezing have created vast ice layers near the surface that could drastically amp up meltwater runoff and sea level rise.

Babies born by C-section have more potentially infectious 2019-09-18 13:00:56Microbial mixes in babies’ guts differ depending on birth method.

Mucus prevents hand sanitizers from quickly killing the 2019-09-18 13:00:02Flu viruses can hold out for minutes against ethanol when encased in wet mucus.

How an astrophysicist chased a star from the 2019-09-18 07:00:33Julián Alvarado Gómez has devoted his career to a star called Iota Horologii. His former life as a Halo video gamer helps fuel that devo

Air pollution can reach the placenta around a 2019-09-17 16:57:57A small study of women living in Belgium found soot embedded in their placental tissue.

The Milky Way’s supermassive black hole reached record 2019-09-17 08:00:52The big black hole at the center of the galaxy recently flared twice as bright as ever seen before in near-infrared wavelengths.

How circling the globe has evolved in the 2019-09-17 06:00:57Humankind has found new and improved ways to circle the globe in the five centuries since Magellan set sail.

A new book shows how not to fall 2019-09-16 12:06:48Skipped statistics in school and wonder what you missed? David Spiegelhalter’s ‘The Art of Statistics’ has got you covered.

Gravitational waves from a ringing black hole support 2019-09-16 07:00:31A new study of gravitational waves from merging black holes agrees with the predictions of the general theory of relativity.

Climate change may be throwing coral sex out 2019-09-13 09:00:23Several widespread corals in the Red Sea are flubbing cues to spawn en masse.

An island grave site hints at far-flung ties 2019-09-13 07:00:49Great Lakes and southeastern coastal hunter-gatherers had direct contact around 4,000 years ago, a study suggests.

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How to patch holes in drywall 2019-09-21 10:09:06My home recently received a few additional electrical outlets, plus an overhead projector in the living room. As you might have guessed, that work lef

5 indoor garden kits for any space 2019-09-20 19:00:40They say that with great power comes great responsibility, but you don’t have to worry about letting anyone down with these seed-to-plant kits.

Everything we know about the outbreak of mysterious 2019-09-20 18:00:00After eight deaths related to a mysterious lung illness linked to vaping that has also sickened more than 500 people across the United States and more

Three classic skateboards for beginners 2019-09-20 17:34:00Beginner skateboards to land your first ollies and kickflips.

Last week in tech: iOS 13, Facebook's new 2019-09-20 17:18:04Catch up on the week's biggest tech and gadget stories.

The best practice amplifiers for home and travel 2019-09-20 17:12:01Reach for a practice amp when you're playing late at home or on the go.

Four of the best printers for your home 2019-09-20 16:11:00Reliable printers for your home office.

Gadgets that make pet owners’ lives easier 2019-09-20 15:46:06With these five pet gadgets, you can be sure your pets are well taken care of, whether you’re at home or stuck at the office.

Customize your iPhone by ditching these boring default 2019-09-20 14:30:00You can’t customize an iPhone as much as you can an Android phone, but there are still ways to make it yours. Serious personalization such as in

Three soothing facial sprays for an instant refresh 2019-09-20 14:26:00Need a couple seconds of self-care this afternoon? A quick spritz could make all the difference.

High speeds and low altitudes rule at Reno's 2019-09-20 14:25:08Shake and bake.

Four products to secure your most precious possessions 2019-09-20 13:48:00Gear to keep your private or difficult-to-replace documents safe.

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Daily rainfall over Sumatra linked to larger atmospheric 2019-09-20 18:31:12Atmospheric scientists reveal details of the connection between a larger atmospheric phenomenon, termed the Madden-Julian Oscillation (MJO), and the d

Leukemia drug shows promise for treating a childhood 2019-09-20 18:31:05Researchers describe a new use of leukemia drug, nilotinib, to treat a subtype of medulloblastoma, a deadly pediatric brain cancer.

New vaccine prevents herpes in mice, guinea pigs 2019-09-20 14:53:50A novel vaccine protected almost all mice and guinea pigs exposed to a new herpes virus. This may lead to the vaccine being tested in human studies.

Climate change study finds that maple syrup season 2019-09-20 14:53:48Once winter nights dip below freezing and the days warm up above freezing sap begins to flow in sugar maples marking the start of the syrup season. Wi

New method for the measurement of nano-structured light 2019-09-20 12:46:54Physicists and chemists have jointly succeeded in developing a so-called nano-tomographic technique which is able to detect the typically invisible pr

How to predict crucial plasma pressure in future 2019-09-20 12:46:52Feature describes improved model for forecasting the crucial balance of pressure at the edge of a fusion plasma.

Long-acting injectable multi-drug implant shows promise for HIV 2019-09-20 12:46:50UNC researchers have created an injectable multi-drug delivery system that is removable, biodegradable and effective for up to a year in some cases. T

Anthropologist contributes to major study of large animal 2019-09-20 12:46:48Anthropologist contributed a large, multi-institutional study explaining how the human-influenced mass extinction of giant carnivores and herbivores o

World's first gene therapy for glycogen storage disease 2019-09-20 12:46:45The rare and deadly genetic liver disorder, GSD type Ia, affects children from infancy through adulthood, causing dangerously low blood sugar levels a

Water may be scarce for new power plants 2019-09-20 12:46:43Climate change and over-tapped waterways could leave developing parts of Asia without enough water to cool power plants in the near future, new resear

Evolution of learning is key to better artificial 2019-09-20 12:46:41Since "2001: A Space Odyssey," people have wondered: could machines like HAL 9000 eventually exist that can process information with human-like inte

Malawi study confirms lasting impact of life-saving technology 2019-09-20 11:53:22The Malawi Ministry of Health's national adoption of affordable, rugged, neonatal CPAP technology resulted in sustained improvements in the survival

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As Millions Join Climate Strike, Top Activist Warns: 2019-09-20 17:38:14Tired of empty words and emissions targets without plans to meet them, the strike movement is coalescing behind a Green New Deal.

The 16-Year-Old Leading The Fight For A Green 2019-09-20 05:45:07La generación del "yo no me dejo" is about to merge with Generation Green New Deal as climate strikes take place worldwide.

NASA Emails Reveal How Agency Didn't See Large, 2019-09-19 22:04:42Internal emails expose how NASA scientists missed what they called the "largest asteroid" to "pass this close to Earth in the last century."

Cory Booker Compares Anti-Nuclear Democrats To Republican Climate 2019-09-19 13:00:23The New Jersey senator says the “data speaks for itself.” Experts say he’s right, and “the math is unforgiving.”

Oklahoma Man Says He Was Attacked By Churchgoers 2019-09-19 11:13:00Sean Cormie said more than 10 congregants of the First Assembly of God Church also demanded he renounce his sexuality following a Sept. 8 service.

Airplane Water Is Dirtier Than You Think, New 2019-09-18 16:54:56An eye-opening report ranks U.S. airlines based on water quality.

10,000 Farmers And Ranchers Endorse Green New Deal 2019-09-18 12:11:28The support comes as the climate policy fight broadens from energy and transportation to agriculture.

Navy Confirms: Those UFO Videos Are Real And 2019-09-18 05:34:07Naval authorities call the objects in the footage "unidentified aerial phenomena."

100 Cylinders Of Bull Semen Go Up In 2019-09-17 14:47:47Cryogenic containers exploded in the fire in Australia, splattering the burning building with sperm that had been stored for artificial insemination.

Why Going Vegetarian Isn't Necessarily The Best Diet 2019-09-16 19:01:38Eating a mostly vegan diet that includes one animal product a day could have a lower environmental impact.

Puerto Rico’s Crises Could Break The Island’s Two-Party 2019-09-16 09:00:16In a U.S. territory where the two parties revolve around statehood or commonwealth status, a new movement wants to offer an alternative.

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and 7 Other Latinx Trailblazers You 2019-09-16 09:00:16Without these pioneers and their revolutionary ideas, the world wouldn't have made as much progress as we see today.

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