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Space, Physics, and Math

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October 30, 2017

New evidence suggests tiny solar flares heat the sun's atmosphere to thousands of times the temperature of its surface.

October 23, 2017

Social media made us love—and mourn—a space robot

October 16, 2017

Enthusiasm to send people to Mars may dampen knowing the health risks of exposure to space radiation — something we still don’t know how to fix

July 31, 2017

A primer on paleontologists’ favorite time-stamping technique

June 28, 2017

What makes these boulders ring?

January 18, 2017

A woman astronomer’s 20-year quest to find 100 Earth-like planets is within reach

January 11, 2017

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

December 27, 2016

A mineral’s strange properties may explain the rift between the earth’s layers

December 21, 2016

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

December 14, 2016

Space hibernation could make long-haul space travel cheaper and safer

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.

December 9, 2016

Despite the name, the flavoring often has little in common with actual pumpkins.

November 21, 2016

Interplanetary travel requires tackling the same problems Matt Damon did — only better

October 17, 2016

The Universe is probably devoid of life, but experts say we may never be sure

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