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February 26, 2021

To exoplanet scientists, oddball planets are much more than just a strange sight on a cosmic sightseeing tour

February 3, 2021

Astronomers are finding ways to keep investigating the universe despite missing data due to COVID-19 telescope shutdowns

January 27, 2021

Scientists recently developed a substance that could help plants grow on Mars without the need for an artificial oxygen atmosphere

December 21, 2020

How calendars construct our reality

November 11, 2019

A record-breaking engineered material leaves no room for vanity

October 17, 2019

An astrophysicist and a poet discover they have much in common

January 8, 2019

Superconducting magnets began as a “laboratory curiosity.” Half-a-century later, they are indispensable for modern science

November 1, 2018

Alan Lightman’s new book highlights humanity’s struggle to find lasting answers in a world defined by change

September 18, 2017

Mimicking the human brain will only hinder the pursuit of true artificial intelligence, says Facebook’s director of AI research.

July 26, 2017

If you want to turn your kids into a bunch of little nerds, this is the place!

June 28, 2017

What makes these boulders ring?

January 11, 2017

The twin paradox shows how approaching the speed of light alters both time and space

December 21, 2016

Researchers are using biological glow sticks and finely-tuned cameras to look deeper within cells.

December 14, 2016

We know it’s out there, but experts don’t know what makes up the invisible dark matter that accounts for most of our universe.

November 7, 2016

An exoplanet holds its massive rings together with a backwards-spinning mechanism

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