Caitlyn Keim

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1,000 days of the sun in three minutes

Watch three years of solar activity in three minutes, in this NASA video.<p>In the spring of 2010, NASA’s Solar Dynamics Observatory, or SDO, provided …

Astronomy

Glow-In-The-Dark Paths Could Be The Future Of Street Lighting

Particles absorb light during the day, then emit a blue glow at night.<p>Evening visitors to Christ's Pieces park in Cambridge, England are basking in the glow of a whole new type of street light. Starpath, a new type of resurfacing material being tested within the park, absorbs ultraviolet light …

Particles

Babies' Intuition for Numbers Predicts Later Skill at Math

If a 6-month-old can distinguish between 20 dots and 10 dots, she’s more likely to be a good at math in preschool. That’s the conclusion of a new …

Hacking our senses to boost learning power

Some schools are pumping music, noises and fragrances into the classroom to see if it improves exam results – could it work?<p>What did your school smell like? Was it noisy or peaceful?<p>It might not seem important, but a growing body of research suggests that smells and sounds can have an impact on …

Apophis Asteroid Not the Asteroid That Just Flew by Earth

Apophis Asteroid, which is not supposed to impact the Earth in 2036, is being misidentified as 2013 TV135, a newly discovered asteroid that came …

PlayStation 4 controllers hitting retail

Sony's next-generation controller, the DualShock 4, is already making an appearance at retail, according to a Reddit poster who snapped pics of the gamepad in stock at an EB Games location.<p>Currently, availability appears limited to Canada, according to posters. Calls to multiple GameStops in the …