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Scientists Release Air that Has Been Trapped for 800 Million Years

Our finding answers one big question: Did life come first or atmospheric oxygen?”<p>Breathable, oxygen-rich air is a valuable commodity in the universe, as the movie <i>Spaceballs</i> so poignantly chronicles. But reconstructing the rise of the delightfully oxygenated air we all know and love is "a famously …

Paleontology

Archaeologists Find ‘New Clues’ in Search for Roanoke’s Lost Colonists

In 1587, British ships deposited 115 settlers on the island of Roanoke and sailed away. By the time Governor John White returned with provisions …

16 Scientifically-Backed Ways To Boost Your Happiness Almost Instantly (INFOGRAPHIC)

Whether you have five minutes to relax or a year to focus on building lasting habits, here are 16 scientifically-backed ways to boost your happiness …

Happiness

4 Planets in Our Solar System You've Probably Never Heard Of

On Monday, June 11, astronomers announced the discovery of a new dwarf planet beyond the orbit of Neptune. Temporarily named 2015 RR245 (scientists …

Astronomy

Quantum computing: To boldly go where Einstein feared to tread

To build a quantum computer — and to understand what it's good for — scientists will have to stretch their minds farther than Einstein could stretch his.<p>It was the scientific equivalent of a heavyweight title fight, but less conclusive. During the 1920s and ’30s, two of the century’s greatest …

Quantum Computing