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For robots, global swarming

For robots, global swarming

Inspired by animal behavior, researchers are getting swarms of tiny robots to work together

By | Posted January 11, 2016

Tabby’s mystery

Tabby’s mystery

Something 20 times Jupiter’s size may be orbiting a nearby star

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Starquake!

Starquake!

Massive radiation pulses occasionally rock the Earth – and they’re still a mystery

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A new perspective on old specimens

A new perspective on old specimens

A CT scanner is busy at the American Museum of Natural History

By | Posted January 10, 2016

Debunking doomsday at CERN, again

Debunking doomsday at CERN, again

The science behind responding to apocalyptic predictions

By | Posted January 1, 2016

Size doesn’t always matter in space

Size doesn’t always matter in space

Mysterious “pebbles” in comets revolutionize planetary theory

By | Posted December 3, 2015

Shy neighboring galaxy revealed in new close-up

Shy neighboring galaxy revealed in new close-up

New images of the Sculptor dwarf galaxy bring lessons about the Milky Way

By | Posted December 1, 2015

VIDEO: Looking behind the glass

VIDEO: Looking behind the glass

Artists, scientists and engineers mix creativity with technique to master the mysterious properties of glass

By | Posted November 3, 2015

VIDEO: Caught in the headlights

VIDEO: Caught in the headlights

A powerful light source probes the universe’s darkest secrets

By | Posted July 17, 2015

To make a mushroom cloud

To make a mushroom cloud

Not all mushroom clouds are nuclear, but that doesn’t mean any old boom will do

By | Posted June 26, 2015

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