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US defends welcome to students as China warns of risk

Washington (AFP) - The United States has insisted it is committed to welcoming Chinese nationals for "legitimate" studies but acknowledged increased visa scrutiny after...

France to ban destroying unsold goods, targeting Amazon, luxury brands

France Prime Minister Edouard Philippe said that a ban on the destruction of unsold goods, which will affect online retailers like Amazon,...

The elements we might mine on the moon

Earth's companion is a hot commodity. Teams from China, Israel, India, and NASA all want fresh slices of moon cheese-as do private companies such...

Solving the sun’s super-heating mystery with Parker Solar Probe

June 4, 2019 by James Lynch, University of Michigan Credit: University of Michigan It's one of the greatest and longest-running mysteries surrounding, quite...

Why Does the Moon Flash?

A new experiment will attempt to explain the strange flashes that appear on the Moon's surface.Transient lunar phenomena are brief flashes of light and...

Marine life is disappearing, imperiling San Diego’s future

June 4, 2019 by Deborah Sullivan Brennan Credit: CC0 Public Domain Just as scientists are starting to understand the life forms and landscape...

Nation’s most ambitious project to clean up nuclear weapons waste has...

June 4, 2019 by Ralph Vartabedian Credit: CC0 Public Domain The Energy Department's most environmentally important and technically ambitious project to clean up...

Sea turtles start nesting season with ‘unheard-of’ numbers on one NC...

June 4, 2019 by Charles Duncan Credit: CC0 Public Domain Each day from May through August, volunteers walk and survey the 26 miles...

Feds declare emergency as gray whale deaths reach highest level in...

June 4, 2019 by Paul RogersAlarmed by the high number of gray whales that have been washing up dead on West Coast beaches this...

Astronomy Group Says Starlink and Other Satellite Constellations Could Threaten Science

(Image: © Victoria Girgis/Lowell Observatory)The International Astronomical Union (IAU) is voicing concerns about the risk that SpaceX's Starlink and other planned massive satellite constellations...