Lauren Sovisky

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How Math, And Not A Telescope, May Have Found A New Planet

The scientists who made headlines this week by announcing evidence for a new planet in our solar system are basing the claim entirely on a …

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So You Want To Eat Snow. Is It Safe? We Asked Scientists

<i>Editor's note: A version of this post first appeared in January 2015.</i><p>Many people will see the snow currently blanketing much of the U.S. Eastern Seaboard as a nuisance coating sidewalks and roads. Others are celebrating it as an excuse to spend the day swooshing down a hill.<p>As for me, I like to …

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Superman Threatens Batman In New 'Dawn of Justice' Trailer

Warner Bros. Pictures released a new 30-second trailer for the much-anticipated <i>Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice</i> movie. It’s electrifying and full …

Google brags it's keeping you safe from weight-loss scams and malware

Google has ramped up efforts to crack down on suspicious digital advertising, shutting out more "bad" ads than ever last year.<p>The search giant said …

Leap Year 2016: Why does February have 29 days every four years?

When is it, why does it happen and everything else you need to know about the leap year in 2016<p>February 29 crops up every four years, but what is a leap year?<p>Why do we have leap years?<p>A leap year, where an extra day is added to the end of February every four years, is down to the Gregorian …

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