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​University of Melbourne captures electric current movement in graphene

The university's diamond quantum sensor reveals how current flows in 'next-generation' materials like graphene.<p>Researchers at the University of …

Nanotech

Dawn spacecraft malfunctions ahead of Ceres observation

NASA's Dawn, currently in orbit around dwarf planet Ceres in the asteroid belt between Mars and Jupiter, is still busily collecting data. It's been manoeuvering into position for its next task: observing Ceres from an "opposition" position, directly between the Occator crater and its mysterious …

Ceres

NASA Trip To Pluto: Some Researchers Already Are Working On It

Pluto was stripped of its full planet status in 2006, more than 75 years after it was discovered, and demoted to dwarf planet. It has been treated as …

Mystery behind the Antarctic’s ‘Blood Falls’ solved after more than 100 years

<b>It has baffled scientists since it was discovered more than a century ago, but now experts think they have finally found the cause of the Antarctic’s</b> …

Science finally figured out why your phone battery gets worse with age

Anyone with a laptop computer or smartphone knows all about how batteries lose their capacity over time. The day you bought it, your phone could …

Astronomers Discover Earth’s Cold Twin Orbiting A Faint Star 13,000 Light-Years Away

Astronomers using the Korea Microlensing Telescope Network (KMTNet) and NASA’s Spitzer Space Telescope have discovered an Earth-sized planet orbiting …

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Stop what you're doing and put this timelapse of the Milky Way on fullscreen

Just turn your video to full HD, go fullscreen, and set the gearshift of your soul to high for the best experience possible.<p>Airline pilot Sales Wick …

Time-lapse Photography

NASA just got its closest look at Saturn yet — here's what it saw

On April 26, NASA flew its Cassini spacecraft closer to Saturn than ever before. In fact, it's the closest any spacecraft has ever come to Saturn — just 1,900 miles from the beautiful planet's cloud tops.<p>Even more exciting, Cassini has already transmitted images of what it saw from its deepest dive …

Photos: what Cassini saw as it dived in between Saturn and its rings

The spacecraft survived its first “grand finale” dive. These pictures prove it.<p>On Wednesday, April 26, the Cassini spacecraft did something extraordinary: It slipped through the gap between Saturn and its rings, becoming the first spacecraft ever to explore this region.<p>The trip took it closer to …

Astronomy

This Single Test Could Identify Every Virus That's Ever Infected You

Blood tests are no fun. Luckily, a group of researchers at Harvard Medical School and Brigham and Women's Hospital, along with others, have come up …

Microbiology

Navdy’s aftermarket HUD proves a big in-car upgrade

In-car navigation and infotainment options now abound, and more vehicles are shipping with support for native vehicle smartphone software from Apple and Google. But these all still prove distracting, and take your eyes away from the roadway, if only for a few brief seconds. Navdy’s dash-mounted …

Car Tech

Why billionaire Chris Sacca is "retiring" at age 42

In the hyper-competitive world of venture capital, few have had the success of Chris Sacca. That makes his decision to retire from the business at …

5 technical skills that will lead to a high-paying in-demand job

Unless you're a mind-reader, one of the most difficult parts of the job search process can be figuring out exactly what employers are looking for.<p>To …

Employment

How We Know the Universe Is Expanding, and Accelerating

Not only is the universe expanding, that expansion is accelerating. How is that possible?<p>The universe is expanding. Everything in the universe is slowly moving farther away from everything else. Even the molecules in your body are drifting away from one another, although too slowly to measure.<p>This …

How To Prove Einstein's Relativity For Less Than $100

The idea of special relativity is still one of the most difficult for people to wrap their heads around. We’re so used to thinking of space and time as fixed, unchanging entities — you can take a map and a clock anywhere, after all — that it’s hard to imagine that they do change dependent on how …

David Attenborough lying next to a dinosaur bone gets ridiculous Photoshop battle

Everyone loves David Attenborough.<p>Whether he's in cartoon form, hologram form, or simply lending his sweet voice to an Adele video, the internet's …