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To Counteract Propaganda, We Should Look to Lessons from Advertising

Sat, 24 Jun 2017 17:00:00 GMT

The goal should not be conversion but doubt

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The Beers and the Bees: Pollinators Provide a Different Kind of Brewer's Yeast

Mon, 26 Jun 2017 13:15:00 GMT

A North Carolina lab taps stinging insects for an ancient microbe to use in “bumblebeer”

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Fun with Gravitational Waves

Sun, 25 Jun 2017 19:00:00 GMT

Even the Earth–sun system radiates gravitational waves, but just how powerful are they?

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SpaceX Launches Rocket With "Highest-Ever Reentry Force"

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 21:00:00 GMT

The company has now landed a recycled rocket for the second time

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Solar System Survey Casts Doubt on Mysterious "Planet Nine"

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 11:30:00 GMT

Orbits of four newfound objects show no signs of gravitational pull from proposed giant planet

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When Horned Dinosaurs Traveled East

Sun, 25 Jun 2017 17:00:00 GMT

An unexpected tooth changes the story of one of the most famous dinosaur groups

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Air Guns Used in Offshore Oil Exploration Can Kill Tiny Marine Life

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 12:30:00 GMT

Lethal effects from pulses of sound used to probe the sea floor can travel over a kilometer

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Is the Senate Health Care Plan "Mean"?

Thu, 22 Jun 2017 17:15:00 GMT

Short answer: it depends

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Desert Basins May Hold Missing Carbon Sinks

Wed, 21 Jun 2017 14:00:00 GMT

Understanding these sinks and how they function is critical for calculating the world’s carbon budget

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Searching for Signs of the Next Catastrophic Quake

Thu, 22 Jun 2017 11:30:00 GMT

Geophysicists are ramping up their efforts to monitor major undersea faults for movement with sea-floor sensors

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Sphere Made to Redefine Kilogram Has Purest Silicon Ever Created

Thu, 22 Jun 2017 11:15:00 GMT

New measure, to take effect in 2018, relies on crystal that is free of impurities

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How to Build the Perfect Sandcastle--According to Science

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 12:00:00 GMT

A sedimentologist weighs in on beach selection, tools and the perfect sand-to-water ratio

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Keep Rolling Luggage Upright with Physics

Thu, 22 Jun 2017 00:05:00 GMT

A team of physicists has revealed why rolling suitcases start rocking from wheel to wheel—and how to avoid that frustrating phenomenon. Christopher Intagliata reports.

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DNA Points to Multiple Migrations into the Americas

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 01:30:00 GMT

DNA analysis of skeletons found in the Pacific Northwest backs up traditional oral histories, and suggests there could have been more than one colonization of the Americas. Emily Schwing reports.

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Top 10 Emerging Technologies of 2017

Mon, 26 Jun 2017 12:00:00 GMT

Which 10 disruptive solutions are now poised to change the world?

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Could Asteroids Bombard the Earth to Cause a Mass Extinction in 10 Million Years?

Sun, 25 Jun 2017 10:45:00 GMT

Given the evidence that an asteroid triggered the dinosaur extinction, it makes sense to ask whether showers of asteroids could be to blame for regular extinction events

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Big Pacific: Photos from One of Earth's Great Oceans

Thu, 22 Jun 2017 17:00:00 GMT

A new book captures the shocking, surprising and stunning life within the Pacific

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Internet Sees Mysterious Gathering (Council?) of Gandalf-Themed Creatures

Sat, 24 Jun 2017 15:00:00 GMT

Wizard hats are all the rage, apparently

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Will Mars Go Mute? NASA's Aging Orbiters May Not Last Long Enough to Support Future Exploration

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 10:45:00 GMT

The space agency does not have a replacement in the works to take over their vital role of relaying communications

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Chimps Engage in Costly Quid pro Quo

Wed, 21 Jun 2017 15:45:00 GMT

Chimpanzees have been known to cooperate when there is no foreseeable personal cost. Watch and learn whether chimps are capable of riskier, more complex forms of collaboration.

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Reverse Engineering Mysterious 500-Million-Year-Old Fossils That Confound Our Tree of Life

Wed, 21 Jun 2017 16:00:00 GMT

A new high-tech approach is helping paleontologists better understand the link between a set of ancient fossils and modern animals

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The Making of an Allosaurus Graveyard

Sun, 25 Jun 2017 13:00:00 GMT

A new analysis sets the scene for how over 46 Allosaurus came to be buried in the same place

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Does Dancing Just Feel Good, or Did It Help Early Humans Survive?

Thu, 22 Jun 2017 13:00:00 GMT

Do humans dance just for fun, or did it help our ancestors survive thousands of years ago?

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40 is Considered Old in Senate GOP Health Plan

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 17:45:00 GMT

People at that age who receive subsidies for care would see big changes

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You've Done the Research: Now Share It with the World

Mon, 26 Jun 2017 16:00:00 GMT

Scientific American, the Alan Alda Center for Communicating Science and the Kavli Foundation announce a new course that teaches scientists how to write for the public

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