Thursday, May 28, 2020
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ESPRESSO confirms the presence of an Earth around the nearest star

This artist's impression shows a view of the surface of the planet Proxima b orbiting the red dwarf star Proxima Centauri, the...

A new scheme for satellite-based quantum-secure time transfer

Figure outlining the researchers' experimental setup. Credit: Dai et al. Researchers at the University of Science and Technology of China have...

SpaceX’s moment of triumph arrives as astronauts ready for US launch

The Crew Dragon capsule is seen atop a Falcon 9 rocket on May 24, 2020 A new era in space begins...

Royal jelly does not a queen make

Credit: CC0 Public Domain What makes a queen? For bees, it's long been believed that queenliness depends on a special diet...

Return of the Blob: Surprise link found to edge turbulence in...

Image showing spiraling magnetic field fluctuations at the edge of the NSTX tokamak. Credit: Physics of Plasmas. Composition by Elle Starkman/Office of...

Chimpanzees help trace the evolution of human speech back to ancient...

Two Chimpanzees grooming each other. Credit: Catherine Hobaiter One of the most promising theories for the evolution of human speech has...

Scientists find genes to save ash trees from deadly beetle

Credit: CC0 Public Domain An international team of scientists have identified candidate resistance genes that could protect ash trees from the...

Dinosaur-dooming asteroid struck earth at ‘deadliest possible’ angle

Original artwork depicting the moment the asteroid struck in present-day Mexico. Credit: Chase Stone New simulations from Imperial College London have...

Study finds electrical fields can throw a curveball

MIT researchers have discovered a phenomenon that could be harnessed to control the movement of tiny particles floating in suspension. This approach,...

New double-contrast technique picks up small tumors on MRI

A new technique developed by researchers at UC Davis offers a significant advance in using magnetic resonance imaging to pick out even...