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The 7 things you need to know for Thursday, May 19 - The Washington Post

Catch up in minutes with these 7 stories.

science - The Washington Post
6:38am PDT - May 19th, 2022

Look At NASA's Otherworldly Image Of An Interstellar Nebula That's Going Viral - Indiatimes.com

Another day, another mind-numbing NASA outtake of space! On Tuesday, NASA shared a sparkling colourful image of an interstellar nebula called the "Lagoon Nebula."Since being posted, the image has been doing quite the numbers on Instagram, clocking in over 12,…

science - The Times of India
4:30am PDT - May 19th, 2022

Voyager is sending ‘impossible data’ back to Nasa from the edge of the Solar System - The Independent

Readouts from the probe’s orientation system do not reflect what is actually happening on board distant spacecraft for reasons space agency cannot explain

science - Independent
2:00am PDT - May 19th, 2022

Astronomers question if the first picture of a black hole is accurate - New Scientist

The Event Horizon Telescope’s first image of a black hole showed a distinctive ring feature, but a reanalysis of their data has raised concerns over whether that ring of light is real

science - New Scientist
12:00am PDT - May 19th, 2022

Boeing tries to catch up to SpaceX after plenty of drama - CNN

Boeing is the world's largest aerospace company, a primary US defense contractor, and a titan of a global aviation duopoly. A few years ago, the idea that it would dominate commercial space was a given, and companies like SpaceX, a relatively young business r…

science - CNN
3:54pm PDT - May 18th, 2022

Ancient tooth of young girl may be linked to modern human evolution - USA TODAY

A tooth found in Laos of a young female, one of the prehistoric human species Denisovans, suggests this could be where they interbred with humans.

science - USA Today
2:24pm PDT - May 18th, 2022

A collision strips dark matter, starts star formation - Ars Technica

An alternate explanation for why galaxies lacking dark matter are clustered.

science - Ars Technica
1:38pm PDT - May 18th, 2022

Mystery issue experienced on NASA's Voyager 1 probe from 1977 - CNN

After launching 45 years ago, Voyager 1 probe is still exploring interstellar space -- but it's encountered an issue that's confused the spacecraft's team on Earth. While the spacecraft is operating normaly, it has presented an anomaly NASA is trying to solve.

science - CNN
1:03pm PDT - May 18th, 2022

Mars lander losing power because of dust on solar panels - ABC News

NASA's Mars lander, called Insight, is slowly losing power because its two solar panels are covered in dust and it will need to mostly shut down by the end of May.

science - ABC News
9:32am PDT - May 18th, 2022

Scientists use galaxy as a telescope – and see the beginnings of the universe - The Independent

Using gravitational lensing and new technologies, astronomers were able to study the nurseries that birthed some of the first galaxies

science - Independent
8:04am PDT - May 18th, 2022

Hubble Telescope Takes Breathtaking Image Of Very Hard To Spot 'Hidden Galaxy' - Indiatimes.com

The Hubble Space Telescope has captured yet another marvel of space - the spiral galaxy IC 342, also known as Caldwell 5. The galaxy captured by Hubble is situated 11 million light-years away from Earth. With this image, we have a face-on view of the galaxy's…

science - The Times of India
6:08am PDT - May 18th, 2022

Explained: What Is James Webb Telescope And How Different Is It From Hubble Telescope - Indiatimes.com

The James Webb Space Telescope, often known as Webb or JWST, is a huge, space-based observatory that is tailored for infrared wavelengths. It is a successor of the Hubble Space Telescope and has a wider wavelength range and increased sensitivity than the Hubb…

science - The Times of India
1:14am PDT - May 18th, 2022

Tonga volcano eruption was powerful enough to reach space, new images from NASA show - Business Insider Africa

The effects of the Tonga volcano eruption reached space, according to NASA satellite data.

science - Business Insider
3:04pm PDT - May 17th, 2022

New satellite data shows Tonga eruption reached space - Business Insider

An underwater volcano erupted on January 15 near the Pacific island of Tonga. Scientists are beginning to understand just how big it was.

science - Business Insider
3:01pm PDT - May 17th, 2022

NASA reveals launch dates for Artemis I through the first half of 2023 - Ars Technica

NASA administrator declares the SLS rocket will launch this year "in August."

science - Ars Technica
10:41am PDT - May 17th, 2022

Researchers looked at 830-million-year-old halite and found microorganisms that may still be alive. - USA TODAY

Figuring out whether the microorganisms are still alive and how they've survived this long is the tricky part.

science - USA Today
8:45am PDT - May 17th, 2022

Perseverance: Nasa rover begins key drive to find life on Mars - BBC

The Perseverance robot climbs a slope that could record evidence of ancient Martian biology.

science - BBC News
5:40pm PDT - May 16th, 2022

Citizen scientists help discover more than 1,000 new asteroids - Ars Technica

Crowdsourced project unearths more than 1,000 asteroids in 37,000 Hubble images.

science - Ars Technica
10:24am PDT - May 16th, 2022

Former NASA leaders praise Boeing’s willingness to risk commercial crew - Ars Technica

"I think if they look back on it, they wouldn't do it again."

science - Ars Technica
8:40am PDT - May 16th, 2022

SpaceX on pace to shatter US launch records. Again - CNN

SpaceX has been on a tear in 2022, notching 18 rocket launches and two astronaut splashdowns in just the first 130 days of the year — an unprecedented pace for the company and the commercial launch industry.

science - CNN
8:00am PDT - May 16th, 2022

See what the rare "super flower blood moon" total lunar eclipse looked like around the world - CBS News

Millions in the Americas, Europe and Africa were able to see the spectacular red glow of the total lunar eclipse.

science - CBS News
6:57am PDT - May 16th, 2022

Tonga volcano eruption most powerful in over 100 years, reached space - USA TODAY

Two new studies revealed how massive the volcanic eruption that caused tsunami waves and covered Tonga in ash was.

science - USA Today
4:41am PDT - May 16th, 2022

Photos: Total lunar eclipse bathes Moon in red - Al Jazeera English

Stargazers enjoyed a total lunar eclipse on Sunday night into early Monday morning.

science - Al Jazeera English
4:15am PDT - May 16th, 2022

Oceans Are Experiencing 'Memory Loss' Due To Global Warming: How It'll Affect Us - Indiatimes.com

Global warming and climate change are causing irreversible damage to our planet in numerous ways -- whether it's the changes in weather patterns, changes in the lives of the flora and fauna or even changes in the water temperatures in the ocean. …

science - The Times of India
4:18am PDT - May 15th, 2022

Tonga eruption was 'record atmospheric explosion' - BBC

The January event was far bigger than any 20th Century volcanic event, or indeed any atom bomb test.

science - BBC News
2:33am PDT - May 15th, 2022

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5:49am PDT - May 20th, 2022

RT @ChelwestFT: Happy #InternationalClinicalTrialsDay ! Today we celebrate and shine a light on all the incredible work our Research and…

Jamie Irisari (@mee_jamoo)
5:49am PDT - May 20th, 2022

Great turnout at Whitman-Hanson Regional High School to support #science and #STEMeducation @masscultural @MASSCreative @MAscienceteach @MASCSchoolComm https://t.co/k4jNJq0EwS

Whitman Cultural Council (@CouncilWhitman)
5:49am PDT - May 20th, 2022

RT @elonmusk: To be clear, I’m spending <5% (but actually) of my time on the Twitter acquisition. It ain’t rocket science! Yesterday was G…

Caterina Slawson (@CaterinaSlawson)
5:49am PDT - May 20th, 2022

RT @danielgoyal: This week in Covid, those leaders pummelled and defeated by SARS2 begin trying to re-write history. They, yet again, forg…

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5:49am PDT - May 20th, 2022

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5:49am PDT - May 20th, 2022

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5:49am PDT - May 20th, 2022

RT @DrEliDavid: In 1949 Dr. Antonio Moniz received the Nobel Prize for medicine, for invention of lobotomy. “The science was settled.” Hu…

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5:49am PDT - May 20th, 2022

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5:49am PDT - May 20th, 2022

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5:49am PDT - May 20th, 2022

RT @elonmusk: To be clear, I’m spending <5% (but actually) of my time on the Twitter acquisition. It ain’t rocket science! Yesterday was G…

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5:49am PDT - May 20th, 2022

RT @elonmusk: To be clear, I’m spending <5% (but actually) of my time on the Twitter acquisition. It ain’t rocket science! Yesterday was G…

Yon Slovak (@SlovakYon)
5:49am PDT - May 20th, 2022

RT @DrEliDavid: In 1949 Dr. Antonio Moniz received the Nobel Prize for medicine, for invention of lobotomy. “The science was settled.” Hu…

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5:49am PDT - May 20th, 2022

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5:49am PDT - May 20th, 2022

RT @nbcwashington: Police arrested an eighth grade science teacher at a Fairfax County middle school on two felony charges related to posse…

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5:49am PDT - May 20th, 2022

RT @elonmusk: To be clear, I’m spending <5% (but actually) of my time on the Twitter acquisition. It ain’t rocket science! Yesterday was G…

gnivler (@gnivler)
5:49am PDT - May 20th, 2022

RT @andrewwhite01: Forget DALLE, PALM, M1 Pytorch. This is the biggest advancement in computer science this year: LaTeX math in github http…

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5:49am PDT - May 20th, 2022

RT @elonmusk: To be clear, I’m spending <5% (but actually) of my time on the Twitter acquisition. It ain’t rocket science! Yesterday was G…

Cecil Weiss (@CecilWeiss19)
5:49am PDT - May 20th, 2022

RT @JuliaXuMD: Anemia worsens organ damage and quality of life in #SickleCell, yet the treatment of anemia requires a careful balancing act…

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5:49am PDT - May 20th, 2022

RT @GrGuenter: @adaliabooks @DrEricDing Current exponential doubling time for confirmed monkeypox cases: 14 hours That is NOT normal for…

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5:49am PDT - May 20th, 2022

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5:49am PDT - May 20th, 2022

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5:49am PDT - May 20th, 2022

RT @PierrePoilievre: As I told Dr. Peterson, vaccine mandates are not medical science, they are political science. Help me end them. h…

Anne Marie (@IslandAnneMarie)
5:49am PDT - May 20th, 2022

RT @DCU: 'Climate science has been warning us for three decades that failure to stop burning fossil fuels would lead to exactly these situa…

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5:49am PDT - May 20th, 2022

RT @JedMSP: (apropos of nothing, the creator of the Iron Mirror channel now appears to be a PhD student at Texas Tech, and has recently pub…

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5:48am PDT - May 20th, 2022

RT @Maira4Nina: I just listened to the most beautiful lecture on anxiety, depression and negative thoughts by Dunia shuaib. And it's so com…

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5:48am PDT - May 20th, 2022

RT @gituzh: @NHovakimyan #Armenia's scientific potential is not enough to be competitive or even presentable in the world. If we want to re…

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5:48am PDT - May 20th, 2022

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5:48am PDT - May 20th, 2022

RT @TruthforReality: Professor Eric R. Pianka of the University of Texas (Austin) advocates using airborne Ebola to eliminate 90% of the ea…

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5:48am PDT - May 20th, 2022

RT @AllahKabirJi: #RealityOfMaharshiDayanand Only @SaintRampalJiM Maharaj Swami Dayanand Saraswati does not call Satyarth Prakash a liar, b…

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5:48am PDT - May 20th, 2022

RT @AllahKabirJi: #RealityOfMaharshiDayanand Only @SaintRampalJiM Maharaj Swami Dayanand Saraswati does not call Satyarth Prakash a liar, b…

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5:48am PDT - May 20th, 2022
Congratulations to our Agricultural Science/Animal Husbandry teacher (Ibafo campus), Mrs. Mofoluwake Sofola for making it to the top 60 out of over 7,000 nominees from 113 countries for the 2022 Cambridge Teacher Awards!
Keep going above and beyond!
#jextobansec #cambridgeteacher https://t.co/m3MGvjxTYo

Congratulations to our Agricultural Science/Animal Husbandry teacher (Ibafo campus), Mrs. Mofoluwake Sofola for making it to the top 60 out of over 7,000 nominees from 113 countries for the 2022 Cambridge Teacher Awards! Keep going above and beyond! #jextobansec #cambridgeteacher https://t.co/m3MGvjxTYo

Jextoban Secondary School (Lagos & Ogun State) (@JextobanSec)
5:48am PDT - May 20th, 2022

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5:13am PDT - May 20th, 2022

RT @DrEliDavid: In 1949 Dr. Antonio Moniz received the Nobel Prize for medicine, for invention of lobotomy. “The science was settled.” Hu…

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5:13am PDT - May 20th, 2022

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5:13am PDT - May 20th, 2022

Internal injuries in whiting (Merlangius merlangus) caught by tickler-chain and pulse-trawl gears https://t.co/F3cbWhIqKL

Dr. David Shiffman (@WhySharksMatter)
5:13am PDT - May 20th, 2022

RT @elonmusk: To be clear, I’m spending <5% (but actually) of my time on the Twitter acquisition. It ain’t rocket science! Yesterday was G…

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5:13am PDT - May 20th, 2022

RT @MoanyMr: Guess who warned of a #smallpox attack back in 2021 #monkeypox https://t.co/Ef0LMERBTN

Sam Abraham (@IamSamAbraham)
5:13am PDT - May 20th, 2022

RT @_Michelle_Jean_: This kid just solved one of life’s greatest mysteries! #science (Shared with permission from his mom) https://t.co/kM…

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5:12am PDT - May 20th, 2022

RT @DrEliDavid: In 1949 Dr. Antonio Moniz received the Nobel Prize for medicine, for invention of lobotomy. “The science was settled.” Hu…

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5:12am PDT - May 20th, 2022