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Google Bans China’s Website Certificate Authority After Security Breach

Google has announced that its web browser Chrome and other products will no longer recognize security certificates issued by the China Internet Network Information Center (CNNIC), the government agency that oversees China’s domain name registry.<p>This is significant because CNNIC administers security …

You're probably more racist and sexist than you think

Not surprisingly, we tend to hear the most about bigotry and prejudice when it surfaces explicitly: see Oprah Winfrey's recent experience in a high-end Swiss boutique, for example, or the New York police department's stop-and-frisk policies, ruled racially discriminatory by a judge this week. But …

Spectacular Day and Night Composite Shots of Major Cities

<i>Day to Night</i> is a spectacular ongoing series by fine art photographer Stephen Wilkes featuring urban landscapes that transcend the confines of time by presenting day and night shots of iconic cityscapes in one image. Using up to 1,500 images from a 15-hour shoot day (from sunrise to sunset), Wilkes …

20 Historic Black and White Photos Colorized

One of the greatest facets of reddit are the thriving subreddits, niche communities of people who share a passion for a specific topic. One of the …

The Tweeting Philosopher

The imprudent tweet has endangered the career of many a professional—psychology professor and Congressman, to name two. Last week the University of …

Mars Rover Finds Good News for Past Life, Bad News for Current Life on Mars

The first detailed analysis from the Curiosity rover’s sampling of the Martian atmosphere bolsters the case that the planet was once warmer, and …

Scientists want next Mars rover to search for signs of life, test out astronaut tech

NASA really wants to put another rover on the surface of Mars in 2020. The goals of that mission are still being ironed out, but a panel of 19 scientists appointed by the space agency have come up with some rather compelling suggestions. Over the course of a 154-page document, which will serve as …

Satellite View Shows Opportunity Mars Rover Still Hard at Work 10 Years On

Ten years to the day after the Opportunity rover launched to Mars, the HiRISE camera on the Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter snapped this image of the …

Scientists solve a 14,000-year-old ocean mystery

At the end of the last Ice Age, as the world began to warm, a swath of the North Pacific Ocean came to life. During a brief pulse of biological …

Japan's Mysterious Underwater Circles Are Lovely

Behold the ocean's version of crop circles. But this wasn't made by aliens or humans pretending to be aliens. A single, small fish made this …

Scientists' bizarre catch: a shark within a shark

Photo courtesy of the University of Delaware<p>Researchers at the University of Delaware set out recently in the hope of recapturing tagged sand tiger …

More Gills or Eyes? The Purported Increase of Sevengill Shark Populations off the Coast of San Diego | CitizenSci

Emerging technologies have a profound effect on how citizen scientists conduct their work. An underwater creature of ancient lineage helps to tell …