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Earth from space: Gravity waves spark pair of perfect cloud ripples above uninhabited islands

This 2023 astronaut photo shows a pair of perfectly aligned [...]

Science & Tech

Gone in a puff of smoke: 52,000 square kilometers of ‘long unburnt’ Australian habitat has vanished in 40 years

Landscapes that have escaped fire for decades or centuries tend [...]

Lifestyle

How to Cook Trout

Many people avoid fish in the grocery store because they’re [...]

The Planet

Earth’s plate tectonics fired up hundreds of millions of years earlier than we thought, ancient crystals reveal

New research hints that plate tectonics began earlier than 4 [...]

Physics

Quantum discovery verifies a decades-old theory on how monopoles decay

The field of quantum physics is rife with paths leading [...]

Animals

Why Do Lemurs Live Only in Madagascar?

A ringtailed lemur suns itself in the desert sand. The [...]

The Planet

Earth is wobbling and days are getting longer — and humans are to blame

New studies, which utilized AI to monitor the effects of [...]

Science & Tech

Fruit fly pest meets its evolutionary match in parasitic wasp

A parasitic wasp that preys on the young of a [...]

Work & Money

How Treasury Bills Work

Treasury bills have a face value of a certain amount [...]

The Planet

See stunning photos of the Atacama Desert — the driest on Earth — blooming in winter for 1st time in a decade

“This very arid soil houses a treasure,” ecologist María Fernanda [...]

Physics

Does hot water freeze faster than cold water? Examining the Mpemba effect

Does hot water freeze faster than cold water? Aristotle may [...]

Health

What is canola oil?

You’ll find canola oil in most well-stocked kitchens. This oil [...]

The Planet

Last Chance Lake: The unusual ‘soda lake’ with conditions that may have given rise to life on Earth

Scientists consider Last Chance Lake to be an analog for [...]

Science & Tech

Previous theory on how electrons move within protein nanocrystals might not apply in every case

Researchers believe that understanding how electrons move within small, natural [...]

Culture

Golliard Songs

Goliard SongsLatin songs written from the 10th to early 13th [...]

The Planet

Discovery of ‘dark oxygen’ from deep-sea metal lumps could trigger rethink of origins of life

In a global first, scientists working in the Clarion-Clipperton Zone [...]

Physics

IBM makes major leap in quantum computing error-detection

Quantum computing is on the verge of catapulting the digital [...]

Auto

1989 Pontiac Firebird 20th Anniversary Trans Am

Never was the Firebird more powerful or more refined than [...]

The Planet

Earth from space: ‘River of tea’ bleeds into sea after Hurricane Sally smashes into US coast

A 2020 satellite photo shows “blackwater” flowing from South Carolina’s [...]

Science & Tech

World’s chocolate supply threatened by devastating virus

A rapidly spreading virus threatens the health of the cacao [...]

Home & Garden

Plumbing

Plumbing in your home consists of two distinct systems:supply, bringing [...]

The Planet

Astronaut’s eerie note about being the ‘loneliest man in history’ while orbiting the Moon alone

While the world looked on as Armstrong and Aldrin successfully [...]

Physics

Micro-optical technology based on metamaterials takes center stage

Metasurfaces are artificial materials adept at manipulating perception. With metasurfaces [...]

Science & Tech

What Happened to Einstein’s Brain After He Died?

Pathologist Thomas Harvey (1912-2007) holds the brain of theoretical physicist [...]

Science & Tech

Researchers develop eggshell ‘bioplastic’ pellet as sustainable alternative to plastic

What if there was plastic-like material that could absorb excess [...]

Entertainment

May 1 Birthday Astrology

The astrological symbol for Taurus, the second sign of the [...]

Physics

Double barrier design proposed to enhance tunneling electroresistance

Based on density functional theory analysis, a research team led [...]

Lifestyle

How to Cook Stone Crab Claws

Stone crabs are found all along both the Atlantic and [...]

Science & Tech

How light can vaporize water without the need for heat

It’s the most fundamental of processes—the evaporation of water from [...]

Animals

Are Tasmanian Devils Fighting Their Way Out of Extinction?

The Tasmanian devil is just a foot tall but has [...]

Work & Money

How Estate Planning Works

Estate planning involves all assets left behind after death, from [...]

Science & Tech

Study finds rekindling old friendships as scary as making new ones

Psychologists from Simon Fraser University (SFU) and the University of [...]

Health

Benefits of Omega-3

Fish like tuna. salmon and cod are the best sources [...]

Physics

Researchers discover tin hydride with properties of strange metal

Scientists from Skoltech, the Shubnikov Institute of Crystallography, and the [...]

Culture

Free City

Free City , a town or city that governs itself [...]

Science & Tech

New nanocomposite from papaya peel waste exhibits promising photocatalytic and antibacterial activity

In a significant leap towards sustainable environmental management and antimicrobial [...]

Auto

1953-1956 Jeep

The early 1950s were strange times in the U.S. automobile [...]

History

Russians drilled Earth’s deepest man-made hole but soon sealed it forever for mind-boggling reason

The chasmic hole, also often dubbed as the ‘entrance to [...]