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Cutting-Edge “Nanocardboard” Springs Back Into Shape After Being Bent

Every gram counts for aerospace, microrobotic applications

2 weeks ago By Phys.org

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Astronomers Have Detected One of The Oldest Stars in The Entire Universe

The smoking gun is its metal content

2 weeks ago By Science Alert

MIT Proposes Laser Beacon to Attract Alien Life

Existing tech could be used as a planetary porch light

2 weeks ago By Phys.org

Hubble Spots Beautiful Dwarf Galaxy

A small galaxy which contains large clusters of young, hot, massive stars

2 weeks ago By sci-news.com

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Nov 02, 2018

Cell Phones, Cell Towers & Cancer — Link Proven, But 5G Advances

New technology could be extremely harmful to humanity

Nov 02, 2018

GAB Announces Return To Web Date

Alternative social media outlet will be back online before midterms

Nov 02, 2018

Hubble is Back in Operation

Hubble’s gyroscopes go through maintenance

Nov 02, 2018

NASA’s Kepler telescope retires after finding thousands of worlds

Kepler leaves a legacy of more than 2,600 planet discoveries

Nov 02, 2018

This Is How Astronomy Is Finally Defeating Its Greatest Enemy: Earth’s Atmosphere

Any starlight coming in has to contend with the atmosphere

Nov 01, 2018

Scientists Raise Alarm Against Environmental Gene Editing

Concerned over unintended consequences of releasing gene-edited animals into wild

Nov 01, 2018

Nov 01, 2018

Scientists finally confirm the Milky Way has a supermassive black hole

They saw three bright flares traveling around the black hole’s event horizon

Oct 31, 2018

Oct 31, 2018

Oct 31, 2018

Facebook Blacklists Conservative Commentator Gavin McInnes and Proud Boys Organization

Facebook has confirmed that they are banning accounts linked to the Proud Boys and Gavin McInnes, citing the platform’s rules against hate groups.

Oct 30, 2018

LifeSite & Gab De-Platformed; Leftists Threaten 2 More Soon

Censorship of conservatives won't stop anytime soon

Oct 30, 2018

Astronomers witness slow death of nearby galaxy

Gradually losing its power to form stars

Oct 30, 2018

Researchers reveal the incredible seasons of Triton

Other planets, moons have seasons, too

Oct 29, 2018

CBP arrest another impostor using facial technology

Travelers, migrants encountering facial biometrics

Oct 29, 2018

Weird Stripes Discovered on Saturn’s Moon Dione

Lines stretch for up to hundreds of kilometers

Oct 29, 2018

Why China’s artificial moon probably won’t work

Researcher wants to reflect sunlight back to Earth

Oct 28, 2018

PayPal Bans Social Network Gab.com After Synagogue Attacker Revealed As User

PayPal severed all ties with the platform with no explanation. 

Oct 26, 2018

Google Predators Given Golden Parachutes

Big tech gets away with almost anything they want

Oct 26, 2018

Dwarf Galaxy Found by Amateur

Even an amateur astronomer can stumble on to an undiscovered galaxy

Oct 26, 2018

Magnetic field feeds a supermassive black hole

Why some black holes are more active and “hungry” than others

Oct 26, 2018

New Material Cools Itself Under Extreme Temperatures

Cutting-edge material can be used to treat burns

Oct 26, 2018

Damage Control: Google CEO Sends Sex Harassment Memo to Employees

NYT reveals Google sheltered execs from sex charges

Oct 25, 2018

Oct 25, 2018

Scientists Learn From Crabs to Improve Comet Research

Crab burrow sizes similar to cometary pits

Oct 25, 2018

Breathtaking Footage Captures “Ghost” Nebula

Has a star 19 times larger than our sun

Oct 24, 2018

NASA Spots Second “Monolith” Iceberg

Tabular structure discovered on east coast of Antarctic Peninsula

Oct 23, 2018

This driverless tech start-up aims to replace 15 million truckers in US, China

Artificial intelligence firm TuSimple looks to expand its autonomous truck fleet to 500 by next year

Oct 23, 2018

Mission to Mercury Launches

Getting to Mercury is difficult — so difficult that fewer spacecraft have visited Mercury than have visited Saturn

Oct 23, 2018

A new way to spot black holes in binary star systems

They must instead be detected indirectly

Oct 23, 2018

Hot baths could improve depression as much as physical exercise

Raising body temperature in the afternoon helps restore the normal circadian rhythm of temperature

Oct 22, 2018

Watch: Man Says Hackers Stole His Tesla with Just a Tablet

Thieves reportedly hijack key fob signal to open and start vehicle

Oct 19, 2018

Hackers Steal 75K People’s Data After Breaching ObamaCare Website

System tied to HealthCare.gov reportedly infiltrated last week

Oct 19, 2018

Milky Way’s Youngest Pulsar Discovered

NASA observatory provides new information about how stars die