Erik Moglia

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NASA Is Launching a Box of Lasers to Make the Coldest Spot In the Universe

With an experiment launching to the International Space Station Monday (May 21), scientists will be able to create a temperature that's 10 billion …

Quantum Physics

Solar Minimum Approaching | A Mini Ice Age?

Sunspots are disappearing more rapidly than usual as the Sun prepares to enter the solar minimum. The last time the absence of sunspots was so …

Climate Change

Mud Madness Race in Northern Ireland: Pictures

DeepMind AI teaches itself chess from scratch in four hours, proceeds to beat previous champion

DeepMind, Google's artificial intelligence focused cousin, has a history of creating computer systems that can defeat world champions at their own …

2017 Curiosity Gift Guide

This Is the Deepest View Into the Universe That Has Ever Been Seen

The Very Large Telescope in Chile has taken the deepest spectroscopic survey of space ever, with astronomers focusing on the Hubble Ultra Deep …

Universe

Scientists Say Glitter Poses Major Environmental Hazard, Call for Global Ban

“All that glitters is not gold,” including actual glitter. But that’s not because the annoying shiny stuff is impossible to ever clean up, it poses a …

Scientist edits his DNA to make himself a 'superhuman', live-streams video

Josiah Zayner said: "This is the first time in history that we are no longer slaves to our genetics."<p>What if someone told you that you can be a …

Clever Machines Learn How to Be Curious

Computer scientists are finding ways to code curiosity into intelligent machines.<p>You probably can’t remember what it feels like to play Super Mario …

Nobel prize in chemistry awarded for method to visualise biomolecules

Jacques Dubochet, Joachim Frank and Richard Henderson receive £825,000 prize for developing method for generating 3D images of life-building structures<p>The Nobel prize in chemistry has been awarded to three scientists for developing a technique to produce images of the molecules of life frozen in …

Innovation

Hurricane Irma: Keys residents line up at checkpoint

<b>(CNN) —</b> Frustrations grew Wednesday along a two-lane stretch of highway through the Florida Keys as disappointed residents were told it wasn't safe enough for them to return home.<p>The lower Keys were particularly hard hit by Hurricane Irma, with first responders Wednesday still searching through …

Rainfall

10 strange things that happen during an eclipse (and why)

Today there will be a momentary lapse into complete darkness for the whole of North America. It will be the first time the continent has enjoyed a complete eclipse of the sun in 99 years. And if you feel like you may be missing out, not to worry - the UK will enjoy a partial eclipse during the …

Northern California

Sint Maarten jet engine blast kills New Zealand woman

<b>A New Zealand woman has died on the Caribbean territory of Sint Maarten after the blast from a powerful jet engine knocked her to the ground.</b><p>The incident happened at the famous Princess Juliana International Airport, which is just metres from the beach.<p>Beachgoers can walk up to the airport fence as …

Airplanes

These dreamy new photos from Jupiter make us want marble planet prints to take over fashion

Recently, NASA’s Juno spacecraft successfully completed its sixth Jupiter flyover, which yielded some amazing photos of the fifth planet from the …

This Is The First Underwater Footage of One of The Rarest Whales on Earth

Most whale experts have never seen one.<p>Researchers have for the first time filmed rare True's beaked whales underwater. The deep-diving mammal is so …