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Solar Panels Are Starting to Die, Leaving Behind Toxic Trash

At a typical e-waste facility, this high-tech sandwich will be treated crudely. Recyclers often take off the panel's frame and its junction box to...

New Research Is Rewriting The Very Timeline of How Earth Was...

In the very early days of the Solar System, baby Earth may have taken a much shorter time to form than we previously thought.According...

A Radical Hypothesis Says Planet Nine Could Be a Black Hole....

A comet-eating black hole the size of a planet? It's possible. And if there's one out there in the distant Solar System, a pair...

Comet NEOWISE Is Visible Right Now, And It Won’t Be Back...

The human experience of comets is a fleeting phenomenon at best. The dark night sky can reward those gazing upwards with a spectacular vision...

NASA Just Released a Spectacular 10-Year Timelapse of Our Mesmerising Sun

For once, we're going to break with the usual advice and tell you that you very much should stare into the Sun. Specifically, into...

Physicists Detect Unexplained Particle Interactions While Searching For Dark Matter

Deep beneath the mountains of Gran Sasso in Italy, the world's most sensitive dark matter experiment has made a surprise detection. No, it's not...

Scientists Create Prototype That Generates Electricity From Shadows

It sounds like something from a sci-fi movie, but the newly revealed Shadow-Effect Energy Generator (SEG) is a real prototype device. The fascinating concept...

Jupiter Is So Huge, Our Solar System Almost Had Two Suns

About half of all the star systems in the galaxy are made of pairs or triplets of stars.Our Solar System features just one star,...

This Genius New Type of Solar Energy Cell Can Be Used...

Engineers have developed a semi-transparent solar cell that offers a viable level of efficiency, and it might get us closer to a future where...

NASA Reveals Wild Project For Turning a Moon Crater Into a...

NASA just gave out a new round of grants for its favourite up and coming innovative space projects - one of which is a...