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CERN Physicists Detect Collider Neutrinos for First Time 2021-11-26 18:01:56Physicists from the Forward Search Experiment (FASER) Collaboration have observed six neutrino interactions during a pilot run of FASERν, a compact

Curiosity Team Releases Stunning Panorama of Martian Landscape 2021-11-26 15:54:22Members of NASA’s Curiosity rover mission team have combined two versions of the black-and-white images of Martian mountains from different time

41,500-Year-Old Mammoth Ivory Pendant Found in Poland 2021-11-26 14:55:55The 41,500-year-old oval-shaped pendant from Stajnia Cave in Poland is the oldest decorated jewelry found in Eurasia. The ancient pendant made from ma

Hubble Spots Herbig-Haro Object in NGC 1977 2021-11-26 13:18:47Astronomers using the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope have observed HH 45, a Herbig-Haro object embedded in the nebula NGC 1977. Herbig-Haro objects a

Study: Gut Bacteria Improve Long-Term Memory in Bumblebees 2021-11-25 18:02:23A team of scientists from Jiangnan University, Queen Mary University of London and the University of Oulu has identified a causal link between an incr

Ancient Roman Villa with Magnificent Mosaic Unearthed in 2021-11-25 16:33:43The 1,700-year-old mosaic — part of the ruins of the ancient Roman villa complex in Rutland, England — is the first example in the UK disp

NASA Successfully Launches DART Mission to Test Asteroid 2021-11-25 14:51:11NASA’s Double Asteroid Redirection Test (DART) mission launched November 24, 2021 at 1:21 a.m. EST on a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket from Space Launch

Researchers Create Ultrahard Diamond Glass 2021-11-25 13:39:31The new form of carbon glass synthesized by scientists from Jilin University and elsewhere consists of many randomly oriented clusters with diamond-li

Hubble Captures Bright Protostellar Jet in NGC 1977 2021-11-25 11:48:48The bright stellar jet is being emitted by Parengo 2042, a protostar that resides within the reflection nebula NGC 1977. NGC 1977 lies approximately 1

K2 Mission Discovers 366 New Exoplanet Candidates 2021-11-24 17:52:31Using photometric data from NASA’s Kepler/K2 mission, astronomers have identified 747 unique planet candidates and 57 multiplanet systems; of th

Australopithecus sediba Comfortably Walked on Two Legs, But 2021-11-24 16:45:27Paleoanthropologists have discovered and examined the fossil lumbar vertebrae of Australopithecus sediba, a small hominin that lived about 2 million y

Hubble Looks for Protoplanetary Objects in Flame Nebula 2021-11-24 15:06:07Astronomers using the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope have spotted several ‘proplyds’ and ‘globulettes’ in the Flame Nebula. T

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Cats Know Where Their Owners Are 2021-11-28 09:00:00Experiments showed how cats can track their owners by listening for their voice

5 of the Most Isolated Peoples on Earth 2021-11-28 07:00:00And why you should probably never meet some of them.

The 24 Best Dog Foods For Dachshunds 2021-11-28 01:00:00

How AI Is Hijacking Art History 2021-11-27 14:00:00Art historians have long used traditional X-rays, X-ray fluorescence or infrared imaging to better understand artists’ techniques.

’Tis the Season To Feel Stress and Sadness 2021-11-27 08:00:00High hopes for the holidays can be accompanied by "holiday blues." Here’s how to handle them.

Earth's First Continents May Have Appeared Earlier Than 2021-11-26 15:00:00New study examines rare sedimentary rocks atop some of the planet's oldest large land masses.

Arresting Atmospherics: Wagon Wheel Cloud Formation Whirls Over 2021-11-26 14:45:00The cyclonically-rotating cloud feature moved across the East Pacific Ocean in mid-November, roughly midway between Hawaii and California.

A Beginner's Guide To Cloning 2021-11-26 13:00:00Despite logistical and ethical hurdles, the ability to create genetic replicas could aid medical research and possibly save animals from extinction.

5 Animals that Changed Humanity Forever 2021-11-26 07:00:00Domestication was a game-changer for us, and the creatures we took into our care.

The 11 Best Dog Foods For Huskies 2021-11-26 01:00:00

5 Of The Deadliest Animals Around The World 2021-11-25 11:00:00These are five animals you'll want to watch your back around.

Synchronized Heart Rate and Skin Conductivity Show Blind 2021-11-25 10:00:00Signs of attraction such as laughs and gestures could not predict how much blind daters want to see each other again.

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How Did the New Variant Get Its Name? 2021-11-27 22:00:33The World Health Organization began naming the variants after Greek letters to avoid public confusion and stigma.

Laszlo Z. Bito, Scientist, Novelist and Philanthropist, Dies 2021-11-27 21:12:30He fled communist rule in Hungary, discovered a treatment for glaucoma in the U.S., then became an author and a voice against authoritarianism in his

Booster Rollout for Nursing Homes Is Sluggish 2021-11-27 16:23:30Thousands of new cases have been reported among vulnerable elderly residents in the last several months, as the virulent Delta variant fuels outbreaks

A Cure for Type 1 Diabetes? For One 2021-11-27 12:41:57A new treatment using stem cells that produce insulin has surprised experts and given them hope for the 1.5 million Americans living with the disease.

Families Cheer, Some Doctors Worry as Nursing Homes 2021-11-27 09:00:56The federal government recently lifted most visitation restrictions at nursing homes. But concerns linger that a full reopening could leave residents

The Arctic Ocean Was Invaded by Its Neighbor 2021-11-27 08:10:46The saltier Atlantic broke through layers of ice and freshwater, contributing to the Arctic’s warming.

New 'Omicron' Variant Stokes Concern but Vaccines May 2021-11-27 00:32:04The Omicron variant carries worrisome mutations that may let it evade antibodies, scientists said. But it will take more research to know how it fares

Merck Says Its Covid Pill Is Less Effective 2021-11-26 16:45:32The drug, molnupiravir, reduced the risk of hospitalization and death in high-risk Covid patients by 30 percent. An earlier analysis had found a 50 pe

Interior Dept. Report on Drilling Is Mostly Silent 2021-11-26 16:23:46The department recommended higher fees for oil and gas leases, but there was no sign the government planned to take global warming into account when w

Climate Change Threatens Smithsonian Museums 2021-11-26 09:44:50Beneath the National Museum of American History, floodwaters are intruding into collection rooms, a consequence of a warming planet. A fix remains yea

Texas Abortion Law Complicates Care for Risky Pregnancies 2021-11-26 03:00:10Doctors in Texas say they cannot head off life-threatening medical crises in pregnant women if abortions cannot be offered or even discussed.

As Young Kids Get Covid Shots, Families Feel 2021-11-25 11:46:16Many households with immunocompromised or vulnerable relatives are racing to get Covid shots for their 5-to-11-year-olds — and finally experienc

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Largest comet ever observed was active at near-record New! 2021-11-29 17:28:02Astronomers show that comet Bernardinelli-Bernstein (BB), the largest comet ever discovered, was active long before previously thought, meaning the ic

Researchers shrink camera to the size of a New! 2021-11-29 12:27:16Researchers have developed an ultracompact camera the size of a coarse grain of salt. The new system can produce crisp, full-color images on par with

Researchers identify behavioral adaptations that may help Antarctic 2021-11-29 10:56:57Scientists describe how Antarctic fishes with and without hemoglobin react to acute thermal stress. The responses may help the fish withstand the impa

Nibbling prehistoric herbivore sheds new light on Triassic 2021-11-29 10:56:36A Triassic herbivore, known for its supposed similarities to a modern-day ostrich, has been revealed to have entirely different approach to feeding fr

Programmable interaction between quantum magnets 2021-11-29 10:56:29Researchers have succeeded in their aim of not only changing the strength but also the nature of the interaction between microscopic quantum magnets,

Development of an artificial vision device capable of 2021-11-29 10:56:26Researchers have developed an ionic artificial vision device capable of increasing the edge contrast between the darker and lighter areas of an mage i

Spicy breast milk? 2021-11-29 10:55:46In part of a recent human study led by the Technical University of Munich (TUM), it was found that after eating a curry dish containing pepper, piperi

How can our brain still perceive familiar objects 2021-11-27 01:44:14Researchers have explored the brain neuronal mechanism that allows the perception of familiar images even if they are indistinct. They found that the

In the quantum realm, not even time flows 2021-11-26 13:08:51A team of physicists has shown how quantum systems can simultaneously evolve along two opposite time arrows - both forward and backward in time. The s

Loss of ancient grazers triggered a global rise 2021-11-25 15:48:38From 50,000 years to 6,000 years ago, many of the world's largest animals, including such iconic grassland grazers as the woolly mammoth, giant bison

'Magic wand' reveals a colorful nano-world 2021-11-25 15:48:29Researchers describe a revolutionary imaging technology that compresses lamp light into a nanometer-sized spot. It holds that light at the end of a si

Scientists discover gut bacteria that improve memory in 2021-11-25 15:48:26An international research team have discovered a specific type of gut bacteria in bees that can improve memory.