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Meet the largest science project in US government history—the James Webb Telescope

Precision? The Webb can detect heat generated by a bumblebee as far away as the Moon.<p>Since Galileo first discovered the moons of Jupiter and the …

Universe

You Have To See The Dumb Tattoo Chris Brown Got On His Head

America’s Sweetheart Chris Brown is already fairly inked up and his body art is well documented — for example, the neck tattoo he has of “an Indian chief transforming into a wolf” that actually looks like Rihanna’s battered face. Such great decisions coming from his tattoo artist. Anyway, now that …

A man was able to call the international space station and talk to astronauts from his backyard

After learning that the path of the ISS would intersect with his home on Earth, Lane apparently spent weeks planning the perfect moment to make his move and call up outer space, and much to his (and everyone's) delight, he succeeded in speaking to the astronauts aboard the craft for a solid 50 …

Space

How I escaped my family's anxiety trap

In her grandmother's day it was known as melancholia, and treated with electro-shock therapy. In her mother's it led to clinical depression that left her confined to the house. Now, as research shows anxiety is passed down by our genes, Linda Kelsey explains how she broke free from her fearful …

600 Million Samsung Smartphones Vulnerable To Security Flaw (Updated)

It looks like there could be a major security flaw with over 600 million Samsung smartphones, the news of the flaw comes from Ryan Welton of mobile …

12 Grilling Mistakes You Don't Have to Make (But Probably Do)

Ah, summer. That special time of year when those good spatula-wielding folks who only cook for one season out of the year (let's call 'em what they are: dads) dust off the old grill to burn a few steaks and serve up some medium-rare chicken. Okay, perhaps I'm being unfair here. There are plenty of …

Is Richard Dawkins destroying his reputation? | Sophie Elmhirst

The scientist and bestselling writer has become the face of a new crusading atheism. But even his closest allies worry that his online provocations do more harm than good<p>In Dublin, not long ago, Richard Dawkins visited a steakhouse called Darwin’s. He was in town to give a talk on the origins of …

Watch the skies: the season for rare and mysterious noctilucent clouds is here

Noctilucent clouds shimmer in the twilight summer sky on the very edge of space itself. These rare apparitions could be warning us about climate change<p>Sky watchers in the northern hemisphere prepare: the 2015 noctilucent cloud season has begun. These beautiful, rare and mysterious clouds only …

So you’re related to Charlemagne? You and every other living European…

The advent of cheap genetic sequencing has given birth to a burgeoning ancestry industry. But before you pay to spit in a tube, let me give you a few facts for free<p>Sometimes I get asked if I’m related to the great physicist Ernest Rutherford. His discoveries about the atomic nucleus gave birth to …

Physics