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LIGO may have seen its first black hole and neutron star collision
Almost 900 million years ago, two objects – one a black hole, the other almost certainly a neutron star – slammed together, ...
Newest GPS satellite scheduled to launch Thursday in Florida
ORLANDO, Fla., Aug. 21 (UPI) --The U.S. Air Force is set to launch its newest GPS satellite from Cape Canaveral Air Force ...
Frequent, extreme wildfires threaten to turn boreal forests from carbon sinks to carbon sources, study reveals
Carbon reservoirs in the soil of boreal forests are being released by more frequent and larger wildfires, according to a new ...
Wildfire Smoke Smothered One Of The World's Biggest Cities In Daytime Darkness
A NASA satellite view of smoke from fires in the Amazon. NASA Earth Observatory Low, dark clouds rolled over São Paulo, ...
Droplet motion electrically controlled
The movement of small droplets on a substrate is governed by surface-tension forces. A technique that can tune the surface ...
Creativity in science seems to have evolved over the centuries from mainly a solitary effort to a more collaborative one. One ...
Extremely Rare 'Fire Cloud' Appears Above Washington—And Scientists Flew Through It
NASA's Earth Observatory has shared spectacular images of a rare phenomenon identified by researchers as they flew through a ...
Color-changing metal may provide early sign of illness
Many of you will know that I mostly write about physics. My knowledge of human biology is limited to being reasonably certain ...
Scientists develop a metamaterial for applications in magnonics, an alternative to conventional electronics
Physicists from Russia and Europe have demonstrated the real possibility of using superconductor/ferromagnet systems to ...
Stardust From Supernova Explosion That Rained Iron Particles Down on Earth Discovered in Antarctic Snow
Scientists say they have discovered "stardust" in Antarctic snow originating from a supernova explosion that showered the ...