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Nasa unveils Pluto's icy plains in simulated flyover – video

Beautiful simulated flyover of two regions on Pluto, north-western Sputnik Planum and Hillary Montes. Nasa’s New Horizon team on Friday released new photographs and described new details sent back to Earth from the spacecraft

Solar System

Will the Higgs Boson Destroy the Universe? - Out There

By Corey S. Powell | September 12, 2014 3:36 pm<p>Higgs boson, detected at the Large Hadron Collider on May 18, 2012. The world did not end. (Credit: …

Sticky Nanobeads Can Strip Bacteria, Viruses From Blood - D-brief

By Carl Engelking | September 16, 2014 8:59 am<p>Scanning electron micrograph of HIV-1 budding (in green) from cultured lymphocyte. <i>Credit: Centers for</i> …

How Close Are We to Star Trek Propulsion? - The Crux

By David Warmflash | September 17, 2014 8:30 am<p>It’s popular to talk about how the original <i>Star Trek</i>, set in the 23rd century, predicted many devices …

Radical New Theory Could Kill the Multiverse Hypothesis

Author: Natalie Wolchover, Quanta Magazine. Natalie Wolchover, Quanta Magazine Science<p>Date of Publication: 08.25.14.<p>Time of Publication: 6:30 am. …

Quantum the Microscopic Universe Full Documentary

Explore the Milky Way in Amazing 360-Degree Panorama - D-brief

By Carl Engelking | March 21, 2014 10:54 am<p>The Cat’s Paw Nebula. <i>Credit: NASA/ESO/DSS2</i><p>Do you lack the time and funds for a fancy spring break getaway …

Scientists discover DNA body clock

Newly discovered mechanism could help researchers understand ageing process and lead to ways of slowing it down<p>A US scientist has discovered an internal body clock based on DNA that measures the biological age of our tissues and organs.<p>The clock shows that while many healthy tissues age at the same …

Clearest images of space captured by telescope with shape-shifting mirror

Scientists have captured the clearest, highest-resolution images of space yet, with a new type of telescope camera that has an ultra-thin, shape-shifting mirror. The first images captured by the MagAO camera system in Chile are over twice as detailed as those captured by the Hubble Space Telescope, …