Tuesday, July 25, 2017

Just 150 more cases of measles could cost the US $2.1...

Even 150 more cases of measles could cost public hospitals in the US $2.1 million, according to a new paper. The research...

A satellite captured a video of its fellow satellites rocketing to...

A shoebox-sized satellite caught a glimpse of a Soyuz rocket launch that sent 73 satellites flying into space last week. Snapping one...

Those weird radio waves that were puzzling astronomers have a new...

Last week, astronomers at the Arecibo Observatory in Puerto Rico announced they had picked up some strange radio signals coming from a...

Shanghai had its hottest day in 145 years

A heat wave may be pummeling the East Coast right now, but we should really be taking pity on Shanghai, which had...

The team that took us to Pluto briefly spotted their next...

This weekend, a team of scientists who sent the first spacecraft to Pluto caught a brief glimpse of their vehicle’s next destination:...

Jeff Bezos joins Instagram to show off Blue Origin’s New Glenn...

Instagram has long been the social network of choice for subtly showing off to your friends. If you’re most people, that means...

Longer-lasting batteries get a boost from molecular pulleys

The dream of long-lasting batteries is a little closer now that scientists have made progress on a big problem: a battery material...

Health research dollars don’t just save lives, they create jobs

American investment in global health actually helps the US economy and creates jobs, returning $33 billion to the American economy and generating...

The deadly virus in Planet of the Apes is a fictional...

Spoilers ahead for War for the Planet of the Apes. By the third film in the blockbuster Planet of the Apes series, it...

Google Street View lands on the International Space Station

If you’ve always wanted to poke around inside a spaceship but don’t ever wish to leave the safety of Earth, Google Street...