Kayli Dedoszak

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How Variable Stars Shine in the Oral Traditions of Aboriginal Australians

<i>This article was originally published at The Conversation. The publication contributed the article to Space.com's Expert Voices: Op-Ed & …

Astronomy

Venezuela is losing its last glacier

Venezuela’s last glacier is about to disappear, making it the first country in modern history to lose all of its glaciers.<p><i>This article is republished</i> …

French policeman kills three and himself north of Paris

<b>A French policeman shot three people dead on a street near Paris in an apparent domestic dispute, before killing himself, media reports say.</b><p>His girlfriend, as well as her mother and her sister, were wounded in the incident, which occurred late on Saturday in the town of Sarcelles.<p>Those killed are …

NASA Finally Has Stunning Photos of The Giant Iceberg That Broke Off Antarctica

Whoa!<p>NASA scientists have captured close-up images of a behemoth iceberg that in July detached from one of the largest floating ice shelves in …

Records: Man posed for photo with dead wife, then cut her up

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — A homeless man posed for photos with his dead wife, along with their newborn and toddler, before dismembering her body in a …

Sandy Hook Families' Lawyer To Connecticut Justices: Adam Lanza Heard Gunmaker's Marketing Message

Connecticut Supreme Court justices spent more than 90 minutes Tuesday peppering attorneys for some victims of the 2012 Sandy Hook Elementary School massacre and the manufacturer of the gun used by the shooter with questions about the merits of a lawsuit filed by the families seeking to hold …

Tampa police scour neighborhood after fourth killing

<b>(CNN) —</b> A 60-year-old man was shot and killed Tuesday morning in Tampa's Seminole Heights area, the fourth such death in what police say is a string of unsolved killings in that neighborhood within the past month.<p>Ronald Felton was shot in the back just before 5 a.m., police said. He was crossing …

Men Don’t Get to Decide What Counts As ‘Sex’

Does America know what sex is? After the past week, I genuinely don’t know. I’d like to try to define sex as I understand it, but I’ll tell you up …

Hundreds of skeletons reportedly found on 'Murder Island'

Beneath the sand of this picturesque island chain lies a brutal and bloody past that’s still being unearthed.<p>Scientists are still discovering full skeletons that lay buried in the little-known “Murder Island” almost 400 years after Australia’s first and biggest mass murder, 60 Minutes reports.<p>The …

Elon Musk is aiming to land spaceships on Mars in 2022

Elon Musk just unveiled more of his grand plan for colonizing Mars.<p>The hard-charging tech mogul said his rocket company, SpaceX, aims to land at least two cargo ships on the Red Planet in 2022 in order to place power, mining and life support systems there for future flights.<p>That's just five years …

Dream Job Alert: NASA Is Hiring Someone to Protect the Planet From Aliens

Who ya gonna call?<p>The public is invited to apply to NASA's Planetary Protection Officer position, a full-time job with the main concern of "avoidance of organic-constituent and biological contamination in human and robotic space exploration." Yes, reader, that means the government is hiring a …

Employment

Big-headed gecko shows human actions are messing with evolution

Evolution doesn't have to take millions of years. New research shows that a type of lizard living on man-made islands in Brazil has developed a …

Civilization-Destroying Comets Are More Common Than We Thought

There are seven times as many long-period comets as we previously believed, which means a seven times greater chance of impact.<p>While we go on with our daily lives, it's worth remembering that we could all die instantly if a giant space rock hits our planet. If a meteor large enough impacts us, it …

Comets

New study reveals key steps in CRISPR-Cas3 function at near-atomic resolution

Harvard Medical School and Cornell University scientists have generated near-atomic resolution snapshots of CRISPR that reveal key steps in its …