Some tips for getting along in our current circumstances
hypersonic testbeds will serve as a catalyst in sparking a renaissance in hypersonic technologies
Get some small idea of the challenges facing the design of a fusion reactor
Doesn't matter where or when they come from, Sgt. Keegan does not like roaches!
Rapid thawing of the permafrost needs to be incorporated into climate change models
Two possible new strategies for SETI
Tiny brain region, big impact
Consciousness pervades the cosmos. Maybe that's why Fermi's Paradox?
2MASS, a gigantic young planet, dwarfs our own King of the Planets
Music's effect on animals is species-specific, and seems to require sounds similar to those an animal has encountered in their environment.
Could the Casimir Effect be responsible for the universe's accelerating expansion?
Are we facing an "Andromeda Straini" scenario?
Humans are unique. So is every species
Climate research in spaaaaaace!
In C.S. Lewis's The Great Divorce, the protagonist's spiritual journey is also a crash course in human psychology.
Recent research suggests that human's irrational behavior can be explained by quantum probability theory
Wish music really did soothe the savage beast: we could erect giant speakers in Washington DC and solve all of our issues with the proper playlist
There must be "Hulks" all over the universe
Taking a break from the usual romance...
we think that hearing a voice from so long ago will be an unforgettable experience
Scientist duplicates Puppeteer feat
from an era before the dinosaurs
In his new book, The Deep History of Ourselves: The Four-Billion-Year Story of How We Got Our Conscious Brains, neuroscientist Joseph Ledoux assigns himself the simple tasks of explaining how consciousness developed
Zero G seems to have interesting effects on cancer cells
Coronavirus isn't the only plague coming out of China....
There is no dark matter, there is only information.
Of course having sex reduces anxiety and depression: you're no longer anxious and depressed about not having sex.
Andromeda Strain, anyone?
it could very well be the case that exposure to dogs had some benefit for the children's developing immune systems.
If you're a fan of cats who exist as a probability cloud, this stuff is for you