Ian Axilrod

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What is Nothing?

Is there any place in the Universe where there’s truly nothing? Consider the gaps between stars and galaxies? Or the gaps between atoms? What are the …

Dark Matter

Sea plankton have been found on the International Space Station – but how did they get there?

Russian cosmonaut Vladimir Solovyev says the plankton were blown up into space by air currents on earth<p>Sea plankton have been found on the outside of the International Space Station, a Russian news agency reports.<p>Itar-Tass says scientists on the space station, whose first component was launched …

Mountain Lions That Make L.A. a Wild Place Are Under Pressure

Survival is anything but easy for the few dozen mountain lions living in the Santa Monica Mountains on the western edge of Los Angeles.<p>Hemmed in by a fence of highways and speeding vehicles, those trying to cross are likely to be killed — such was the fate of three kittens last January. And adult …

Wildlife

Neanderthals walked among us – study

Species now thought to have held out alongside modern humans in Europe for thousands of years but extent of mixing is unclear<p>Modern humans and Neanderthals may have coexisted in Europe for more than 5,000 years, providing ample time for the two species to meet and mix, according to new …

Samsung again rumored to be working on 'Side Touch' camera controls, this time for the Galaxy Note 4

Samsung is again rumored to be bringing so-called 'Side Touch' camera controls to the market, though this time the rumor mill is pointing at the …