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No one has set eyes on this in 150 years, and it's coming this month

Look up at the sky on Jan. 31 and you may witness a sight unseen for 150 years. For the first time since 1866, a total lunar eclipse will occur with the blue moon, or second full moon of the month, which—like the one visible on New Year's Day—will also be a supermoon.<p>Got all that? When the moon is …

The science is in: exercise won’t help you lose much weight

We’ve been conditioned to think of exercise as a key ingredient — perhaps the most important ingredient — of any weight loss effort.<p>You know the drill: Join the gym on January 1 if you want to reach your New Year’s weight loss goal.<p>But in truth, the evidence has been accumulating for years that …

Weight Loss

The oldest known fossils show life on Earth began more than 3.5 billion years ago — and indicate life in the universe may be common

• <b>A new analysis of the oldest known microbial fossils revealed that several diverse types of organisms existed more than 3.4 billion years ago.</b>• <b><br>The finding indicates that life first evolved on Earth long before that.</b>• <b><br>If life existed in so many forms that early in Earth's history, it suggests a higher</b> …

Fossils

The Segregated Black Schools That Dominated in Science

The Atomic Age had dawned and the space race was on, so the nascent science fair phenomenon was a big deal at America’s high schools. The 1950s were …

A Federal Ban on Making Lethal Viruses Is Lifted

Federal officials on Tuesday ended a moratorium imposed three years ago on funding research that alters germs to make them more lethal.<p>Such work can now proceed, said Dr. Francis S. Collins, the head of the National Institutes of Health, but only if a scientific panel decides that the benefits …

Public Health

Berlin Christmas market attack: 'We weren't prepared'

One year after the Berlin Christmas market attack, German politicians have said more must be done to offer assistance to victims following a …

Extremism

Surprise Ice Discovery Just Made That Interstellar Object Even More Confusing

Comet? Asteroid? (Aliens?)<p>When 'Oumuamua first came to the notice of astronomers, zooming into the Solar System from very, very far away, it was …

Space

The 5 Amazing Things That Happen When You Quit Eating Sugar

<b>A quick note from our founder-</b><p>Over the past year, my friend Dave at PaleoHacks has been working on a secret cookbook with world-renowned Le Cordon …

Pauline Nordin’s Bootcamp Workout

Stuck in a rut and need to spice things up? Or just looking for a challenge that’ll help you bust through a plateau? Then you are going to love</b> …