Kathryn Rogers

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How do we "see" dark matter?

Every now and again, you'll read a science story claiming the "best picture of dark matter" ever. If it's so dark, how can you see it? In this week's …

Earth may have ‘hairy’ dark matter around it, new study suggests

It looks like Earth might have “hair” – mysterious dark matter that’s sprouting around it, a new NASA experiment has shown. The discovery might be …

This Scientist is Tackling What Could be the Largest Coral Reef Die-Off Ever

When we first met Dr. Ruth Gates this fall, she said something that really stuck with me. She told us that one of the problems with the scientific community is that "we can agree on 95% of something, and then debate the last 5% until it's too late to act."<p>I don't think she meant it as an insult. …

Inside the Bizarre Genome of the World’s Toughest Animal

Tardigrades are sponges for foreign genes. Does that explain why they are famously indestructible?<p>The toughest animals in the world aren't bulky elephants, or cold-tolerant penguins, or even the famously durable cockroach. Instead, the champions of durability are endearing microscopic creatures …

These Little-Known ‘Hobbit’ Facts Will Take You Back To Middle-Earth

After the magnificent <i>Lord of the Rings</i> trilogy, fans were more than ready for Peter Jackson’s vision of Middle-earth to continue. Anchored by a great performance by Martin Freeman as Bilbo Baggins, <i>The Hobbit</i> trilogy transported fans back to the world they loved, telling the story of what came first …

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Cameron: we can compromise with Russia to end Syrian war

PM says splits over Assad must not be ‘altar on which Syria is slaughtered’ as it emerged that seven Isis plots had been thwarted in UK this year<p>David Cameron has said the west is prepared to compromise with Vladimir Putin, to strike a deal to end the Syrian civil war. The prime minister insisted, …

Middle East