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Science News looks back at some of the most stunning images from the James Webb telescope’s first year in space.
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In Yellowstone National Park, gray wolves infected with Toxoplasma gondii make riskier decisions, making them more likely to ...
In an interview with Science News, science journalist Bethany Brookshire discusses her new book, Pests, and why humans vilify ...
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A few genetic tweaks to a readily passed-on chunk of DNA could sterilize a mouse population, eliminating them in as little as ...
The detailed simulation shows the cosmos changing from a dark, featureless gas to a web of stars and galaxies radiating light ...
Lisa Grossman, astronomy writer, chose Apollo 8’s Earthrise as her top space image. She says: The you-are-there, ...
Space agencies are preparing to send the next generation of astronauts to the moon and beyond. Here’s how the next crews will ...