The first lander in history to touch down on a comet in transit
Fri 12 Feb 16 from TIME
The app is now available for Android phones
Fri 12 Feb 16 from TIME
What happens when LIGO texts you to say it's detected one of Einstein's predicted gravitational waves
The best thing about a day in my life on the lookout for gravitational waves is that I never know when it will begin.
Fri 12 Feb 16 from Phys.org
Scientists categorise the Earth's rarest minerals with some so rare that the total global supply could fit in a thimble.
18 hours ago from BBC News
More than 5.5 million people worldwide are dying prematurely every year as a result of air pollution, according to new research.
Sat 13 Feb 16 from BBC News
A magnitude-5.8 earthquake shook the New Zealand city of Christchurch on Sunday but there were no immediate reports of serious damage, nearly five years after a deadly, more powerful quake destroyed ...
5 hours ago from Phys.org
Gas freezing onto dust grains around a binary star could be setting up a site where comets or even planets might someday form.
13 hours ago from ScienceNews
The waterways surrounding New York City are a soup of plastic, ranging from discarded takeout containers down to tiny beads that end up in the food supply, according to a new report by an environmental ...
16 hours ago from Phys.org
The wave that made history snuck up on them. David Shoemaker will never forget the date—September 14, 2015—when he woke up to a message alerting him that an underground detector had spotted ...
Thu 11 Feb 16 from Phys.org
DARPA is christening its autonomous robot ship in April, the agency's director, Arati Prabhakar, has revealed at a media roundtable. That's the same submarine-hunting drone ...
12 hours ago from Engadget
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