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32 New Species of Tiny Parasitoid Wasps Discovered

Scientists have announced the discovery of 32 new species of tiny, parasitoid wasps. The wasps belong to the genera <i>Odontacolus and Cyphacolus</i>. They …

The teenage scientist revolutionising cancer detection

Pancreatic cancer 's high death rate is partly blamed on the difficulty of early detection. Teenage scientist Jack Andraka has come up with a cheap and simple way to test for it.<p><i>Over the next month, we’re celebrating technology and innovation in a new series called Bright Sparks. As part of the</i> …

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Your Town’s Fireworks Suck Compared to the Sun’s Pyrotechnics | WIRED

Tonight, Americans will celebrate their freedom by watching exploding balls of gunpowder and various colorful chemicals shooting through the sky. …

FYI: What Would Happen If You Shot Off Fireworks In Space?

Good news: they'll explode! Bad news: they might not be the prettiest fireworks ever.<p>Launching fireworks in a near-zero-oxygen environment is completely feasible, says Stefan Bossmann, a chemist and rocket enthusiast at Kansas State University: "That would be no problem at all. They have an …

Five thousand metres under the sea: my journey to another world

Five kilometres, or 3.1 miles, is not a great distance on land – the length of a pleasant stroll. But five kilometres vertically in the ocean …

Astonishing Graphic Shows What You Can Learn From 6 Months Of Someone's Phone Metadata

A German politician named Malte Spitz filed a suit against T-Mobile for the release of all the metadata from his phone that had been gathered and stored.<p>He received 35,830 records — six months worth — and then gave it to ZEIT Online.<p>From ZEIT (emphasis ours):<p>"We combined this geolocation data with …

Egyptian protesters gather before military deadline

At least 16 people have been killed in clashes since Sunday<p>CAIRO (AP) — With a military deadline for intervention ticking down, protesters seeking the ouster of Egypt's Islamist president sought Tuesday to push the embattled leader further toward the edge with another massive display of people …