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Why gravitational waves truly are the “scientific breakthrough of the year”

True scientific breakthroughs are extremely rare. We had one in 2016.<p>2016 has been a rough year. Yet science in 2016 has remained a source of optimism.<p>To solve a scientific problem, you have to believe it is solvable. That makes scientific discovery inherently optimistic. Discoveries help us …

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On the same day Starbucks said it would close 150 U.S. stores, voters in Washington, D.C. approved a ballot measure to raise the minimum wage for …

Voting

Two Black Holes are About to Smash Into Each Other

Three and a half billion light years away in the Virgo constellation, two supermassive black holes are on the verge of smacking into one another. In …

Black Holes

How to Take Your Vegetables to the Extreme (Bias, That Is)

Cutting veg on a hard diagonal makes them easier to eat—plus, it just looks cool.<p>Slicing on a hard diagonal makes fibrous veg like raw snap peas and scallions easier to eat. Also, it just looks cool. Here's how to do it:<p>Separate scallions into whites and greens.<br>• Hold greens on board, fingertips …

New Hubble image: Spiral galaxy M96

In this image, the galaxy resembles a whirlpool of glowing gas, rippled with dark dust that swirls inwards towards the galactic nucleus or core.<p>NASA …

Cosmology

Top 10 Extreme Planet Facts

Photo Credit: IAU/Martin Kornmesser<p>Slide 1 of 22<p>Strange, But True - Our Solar System<p>The worlds around our sun run the gamut from small and lifeless …