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This $2 Slow Shutter Camera App For iPhone Can Be Downloaded For Free, Here's How

Free app giveaways are great and all, but often, it’s those that aren’t selling or are below expectations that lose their price tag as devs look to …

Precision Medicine Initiative®

January 30, 2015, by Harold Varmus, M.D.<p>This is a transformational moment for cancer research. Thanks to the investment by Congress in NCI and NIH …

Have we found a new species of human? Unidentified fossils may belong to primitive ancestor that lived 120,000 years ago

• <b>The fossils were discovered in a cave in Xujiayao, Northern China</b>• <b><br>They are made up of skull pieces, and teeth from four individuals</b> <b></b>• <b><br>Teeth had features</b> …

Kepler space telescope, reborn, surprising critics and discovering new planets

Kepler isn't dead after all.<p>Launched in 2009, the famous space telescope tasked with finding Earth-like planets has identified more than 1,000 …

6 Sky Events This Week: Primetime Jupiter, Asteroid Juno, and Zodiacal Light

Jupiter gives its best show of the year, and the elusive pyramids of light put in a rare appearance.<p>Watch the sky this week to soak in Jupiter's best appearance of 2015. You might also catch sight of a large asteroid and a ghostly light making tracks across the night sky.<p><b>Moon and Jupiter.</b> Look for …

Great Venus and Jupiter conjunction of 2014

Venus and Jupiter are the brightest planets! Look east before dawn … closest planet-planet conjunction of 2014 August 18. Dazzling near moon August …

Now We Know How This Giant, Earth-Bound Asteroid Is Held Together, We Can Learn How to Destroy It

An asteroid pointed toward Earth set to arrive in the year 2880 AD may not destroy all life as we know it after all, now that scientists know what’s …

University of Tennessee

Samsung’s Metal-Edged Galaxy Alpha Is Its Most iPhone-A-Like Handset Ever

04_SM-G850F_012_white<p>04_SM-G850F_011_white<p>03_SM-G850F_001_white<p>04_SM-G850F_003_white<p>04_SM-G850F_002_white<p>04_SM-G850F_006_white<p>04_SM-G850F_008_white<p>04_SM-G850F_005_white<p>04_SM-G850F_010_white<p>Samsung has announced a new metal-edged flagship smartphone that takes its design language a step closer to …

Report: New iPhone to Have Sapphire Screen, Higher Price

Apple's upcoming iPhone — or iPhones — will have a sapphire screen instead of a glass one, and it will likely come with a higher price tag than its …

Butter Brownies Exist, And The World Feels Right Again

<b>BUTTER. BROWNIES.</b> Together. As one. Do you guys even understand how great and beautiful this dessert is?? We're not talking about brownies that are especially rich thanks to the butter baked inside of them. We're talking about a beautiful batch of brownies -- a dessert not even the strongest of …

Video: Colliding atmospheres of Mars and Comet Siding Spring

Martian auroras? Maybe a meteor shower? What Mars satellites might see when Comet Siding Spring sweeps super close to Mars this October.<p>The EarthSky …

Space

A possible signal from dark matter?

(Phys.org) —Galaxies are often found in groups or clusters, the largest known aggregations of matter and dark matter. The Milky Way, for example, is …

What makes a red rainbow?

Red rainbows happen when the sun is on the horizon. They’re created in much the same process that causes a sunset or sunrise to look …

NASA's NuSTAR Sees Rare Blurring of Black Hole Light

NASA's Nuclear Spectroscopic Telescope Array (NuSTAR) has captured an extreme and rare event in the regions immediately surrounding a supermassive …

Black Holes

The Perseid Meteor Shower Peaks Overnight

The annual Perseid meteor shower will streak the sky Tuesday night and early Wednesday morning. The best time to watch is between 3 and 4 a.m., for all time zones across the world, NASA says.<p>"This year, light from a nearly full moon will make the meteors harder to see, but NASA says you can still …

Pluto’s Endless Cosmic Dance

The two pixelated blobs above are dwarf planet Pluto and its largest moon, Charon. Comprising images taken by the New Horizons spacecraft between July 19 and 24, this animation is the closest look yet at this intriguing system — shot from a mere 425-ish million kilometers away.<p>Because Charon is so …