Studies like these are crucial for public health officials and lawmakers, but future funding for them looks bleak. Over the past few decades, strict emissions and clean fuel rules in California have helped
But in aviation, systems must be redundant and completely reliable. Any flying machine, whether it’s a big commercial jet or a small Cessna, needs the ability to sense what the craft is doing in the real
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For all of 2016, Andrew Taylor ate only potatoes. There were a few caveats: He ate both white potatoes and sweet ones, and sometimes mixed in soymilk, tomato sauce, salt and herbs. He also took B12 supplements.
Tiger shark barf reveals sparrows and woodpeckers are on the menu. If you’re even a little bit on the internet—or have a child who is—you’re bound to have heard the song. Baby shark, do-do-do-do-do-do-...
The Classic civilization could only respond to their changing climate. We can do far more if we choose to. Carbon dioxide concentrations in Earth’s atmosphere have reached 415 parts per million—a level
Believe it or not, you don’t need a fridge to keep food cold. Just gather some ceramic pots, sand, and water, and you’ve got a portable, non-electric mini-fridge with a time-tested design. After all, were
Last year, Mark Zuckerberg had an Oprah moment at the Facebook developers’ conference—he gave everyone an Oculus Go, a standalone VR headset that starts at $199. Fast forward a year later, and a new virtual
Robot bees are no replacement for our vital pollinators here on Earth. Up on the International Space Station, however, robots bearing the bee name could help spacefaring humans save precious time. On NASA
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Researchers are beginning to understand how to talk to parents who are concerned about vaccines. America in 2019 isn’t exactly a picture of cohesion, and the measles comeback is no exception. Amid multiple
Contrary to what dozens of “cellulite solutions” companies want you to believe. No one wants to hear that there’s no solution to the problem that vexes them. And while we might be loathe to admit it, don't
Like most planets in our solar system, the Earth has its own magnetic field. Thanks to its largely molten iron core, our planet is in fact a bit like a bar magnet. It has a north and south magnetic pole,
Megapixels: Binary stars are at the heart of this celestial crustacean. The Hubble Space Telescope gave us a gift for its 29th birthday: This image of the Southern Crab Nebula. Located over 6,800 light-years
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In a paper published today in PLOS One, researchers describe two new species of ants from New Guinea. The new ant species are members of the widespread Pheidole genus, a type of ant found all over the
Earlier this week, the Trump administration announced it would be requesting an additional $1.6 billion for its 2020 budget request to Congress, to bolster the agency’s efforts to return humans to the
There’s this prevailing thought that the internet never lets anything die. If you happen to appear in a stock photo that becomes a ubiquitous meme, for instance, it can take over your whole public persona.
This post has been updated, because you still care about the moons. Blue moons, pink moons, strawberry moons, supermoons. For some reason your news aggregation algorithm of choice thinks you really really
That was the question, asked by a local police officer who had motioned for me to lower the window of a supercar I was driving not long ago. Indeed, where can a car nut properly exercise thoroughbred that