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Why nanomaterial quality matters, and the smart new way to check it

3 hours 15 min ago
A new way to check the quality of nanomaterials like graphene has emerged from a team at the University of Sussex. Graphene and nanomaterials have been touted as wonder materials, and they are proving invaluable in all sorts of applications, such as in ...

How this hydra of a sea monster got its freakishly long neck

3 hours 20 min ago
It's that time of year when (at least before we lived in a dystopian pandemic world) going to the beach and landing your foot on a sharp piece of shell is all but inevitable, but there were things lurking in Triassic seas that you definitely wouldn't want to step on.

Scientists Discover Rare 'Boomerang' Earthquake Under Atlantic Ocean

3 hours 21 min ago
For the first time ever, scientists have tracked a 'boomerang' earthquake in the ocean bed of our planet. The type of earthquake gets its name from the boomerang effect that its fault lines observed, going away and then coming back to their origin point at an ...

NASA suspects asteroid Psyche is core of planet that never fully formed, models 'metal world' ahead of 2022 mission

3 hours 31 min ago
Scientists using a supercomputer have created 2D and 3D computer models of the pockmarked asteroid Psyche, revealing that it may be the metal core of a failed planet. Ahead of NASA's 2022 mission to Psyche, which has been dubbed the 'journey to a ...

Aerojet Rocketdyne to provide ULA's Vulcan Centaur Key Propulsion for future Air Force Launch Services

3 hours 37 min ago
The U.S. Air Force selected United Launch Alliance (ULA) as one of two launch service providers under the National Security Space Launch Phase 2 Launch Services Procurement (LSP). Aerojet Rocketdyne will provide two RL10 rocket engines to power the ...

Beloved disability rights campaigner and his service Labrador die in horror crash

3 hours 43 min ago
A much loved disability rights campaigner and his service Labrador both died when their van veered across a road and into a concrete median. Dustin Gilmore, 29, died while driving his car along the I-465 in Indianapolis, Indiana, last Friday, with his yellow ...

For The First Time, Scientists Detect Rare 'Boomerang' Earthquake Under Atlantic Ocean

3 hours 49 min ago
Scientists have detected an extremely rare 'boomerang earthquake' under the Atlantic Ocean near the equator. A team led by scientists from the University of Southampton and Imperial College, London, successfully recorded a magnitude 7.1 earthquake on ...

Restaurant Customers Often Aren't Crazy About Automatic Gratuities

3 hours 54 min ago
A new study suggests that an automatic gratuity is generally frowned upon by restaurant patrons because it takes away control of the tip. Surprisingly, this was especially true when the service was good and customers wanted to personally reward their server.

NASA Astronaut Shares Mesmerizing Photos of the Galapagos Islands Taken from Space

4 hours 18 min ago
NASA astronaut Chris Cassidy shared the mesmerising photos of the Galapagos Islands on his twitter handle. Astronauts have captured the iconic view of the island from more than 200 miles above our Earth. Galapagos Islands are a group of volcanic islands ...

New insights into star formation in the smallest galaxies

4 hours 19 min ago
The question of how small, dwarf galaxies have sustained the formation of new stars over the course of the Universe has long confounded the world's astronomers. Now, an international research team has found that dormant small galaxies can slowly ...

Mauritius Oil Spill Spotted From Space – Island Has Declared a “State of Environmental Emergency”

4 hours 23 min ago
The island of Mauritius has declared a 'state of environmental emergency' after a grounded vessel began leaking tonnes of oil into the Indian Ocean. Satellite images, which show the dark slick spreading in the nearby waters, are being used to monitor the ...

Researchers discover honeybees have more than one way to feed on nectar

4 hours 24 min ago
A team of researchers from Sun Yat-Sen University, Kiel University, and the University of Washington has found that honeybees have more than one way to feed on nectar. In their paper published in the journal Biology Letters, the group describes their study ...

Dog days are in full swing

4 hours 31 min ago
The Dog Days of Summer are here, and while we are having these hot dog days, we can look at all the wonderful dog pictures in last week's issue of the Review. I enjoyed all the pictures and they tell me that there are a lot of well cared for and loved pets ...

Germany to host pop concert for 4000 people specifically to test the spread of Coronavirus

4 hours 52 min ago
New Delhi | Jagran Trending Desk: Germany will host a large scale singing concert to assess how countries can go back to crowded events amid COVID-19 pandemic. German Scientists have called 4000 to attend a Tim Bendzko concert at a stadium in ...

Arecibo Observatory damaged by broken lashing cable

5 hours 23 min ago
The new damage to Arecibo, caused by the heavy cable, happened while repairs from 2017's Hurricane Maria were still ongoing. Sharing is caring! Tweet. Share. Pin. Mail. Share. Wedge-shaped broken out section of huge dish seen from below, debris lying ...

Claims of 'Ocean' inside Ceres May Not Hold Water

5 hours 54 min ago
After arriving at the dwarf planet Ceres in 2015, NASA's Dawn spacecraft revealed a bizarre world where ice used to flow and erupt like lava. In the last phase of the mission, which ended in 2018, Dawn's orbit swept within 35 kilometers (22 miles) of Occator ...

3D printing technique differentiates stem cells into heart cells

6 hours 29 min ago
A new study has shown that 3D printing can be used to control stem cell differentiation into embryoid bodies that replicate heart cells. Stem cells differentiated into heart cells. Scientists report that they have printed heart cells using additive manufacturing to ...

Wayward Emu Captured Running Through New Jersey City

6 hours 44 min ago
PATERSON, N.J. (AP) — A wayward emu was taken to an animal shelter after it was captured while running through the streets of a northern New Jersey city. A woman spotted the long-legged bird on Tuesday morning in a residential neighborhood near ...

NASA Goes Boldly Where Many Have Gone Before: into Political Correctness

6 hours 54 min ago
NRPLUS MEMBER ARTICLE T he latest paradox of progressive stupidity: NASA, an organization created to colonize the whole damn universe, wants to erase all traces of the names of possible colonizers in its archives of cosmic objects, as part of its diversity ...

Perseid meteor shower is 'greatest show' for stargazers

6 hours 58 min ago
We are sitting amongst the pine woods in the dark, with eyes to the sky and fingers firmly crossed. All afternoon the cloud cover has been solid and unbroken, but, tantalisingly, the latest satellite image is promising clearer skies to the west. And tonight that ...