The Laser Interferometer Gravitational-Wave Observatory (LIGO) has detected yet another black hole merger, this one involving some of the lightest black holes they've ever detected.
You probably know how addictive and deadly opioids like fentanyl are. But there's more than one way to measure dangerousness.
NASA's Ames Research Center released this fascinating supercomputer-generated model that showcases how changes in air flow contribute to airframe noise. It's a very satisfying and good thing.
And the whole story is extremely fishy.
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The oil leak occurs just a few days before Nebraska state regulators will decide on the fate of TransCanada's controversial sister project, the Keystone XL Pipeline.
The nation wants to eradicate all invasive mammal predators by 2050. Gene-editing technology could help—or it could trigger an ecological disaster of global proportions.
National Science Foundation will look for partners to provide extra financial support for Puerto Rico facility.
Donald Trump's administration is reversing a ban on the imports of elephant trophies—including ivory—from Zimbabwe and Zambia
Dark matter, rather than pulsars, may be behind an excess of antimatter bombarding our planet
Should we really be popping melatonin like candy?
TB remains a big killer despite the development of a better test for detecting the disease.
You've just gotten something nice to eat. And, well, would you look at that, a fly is now on it. Should you just eat it?
The infamous parasite's methods are more complex and more sinister than anyone suspected.
The power of the placebo is an incredible thing.
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The effort to reconcile general relativity with quantum mechanics always hits one snag: gravity. An experiment could finally tell us if it is a quantum force
The potentially habitable world is called Ross 128b, and it sits just 11 light-years away.
It has a projected mass 1.35 times Earth’s and might even have comfortable surface temperatures. Scientists won’t call it habitable just yet, but the observation is promising.
Byzantine military inventors perfected Greek Fire, a combustible liquid like napalm that could be hurled at enemy ships (or lobbed…
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