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Coronavirus lockdowns have caused the Earth to effectively stop shaking - NEWS.com.au

Coronavirus lockdowns have caused the Earth to effectively stop shaking

science - News.com.au
5:55pm PDT - April 5th, 2020

Deep-sea tube worms get an assist from methane-eating bacteria - The Verge

Scientists exploring the deep sea have discovered that tube worms are teaming up with bacteria to sequester methane, a potent greenhouse gas.

science - The Verge
12:00pm PDT - April 3rd, 2020

Im Voting abgestimmt: Diesen Experten vertrauen Sie am meisten - BILD

In der aktuellen Corona-Lage gibt es täglich neue Fragen, auf die Experten versuchen, eine Antwort zu finden. Welcher Virologe genießt Ihr Vertrauen?

science - Bild
11:53am PDT - April 3rd, 2020

How NASA and SpaceX plan to launch astronauts in May despite a pandemic - CNBC

The first SpaceX astronaut launch is moving forward despite coronavirus, as NASA leader Jim Bridenstine deemed it "mission essential."

science - CNBC
11:32am PDT - April 3rd, 2020

Cannibal 'Umbrella Galaxy' That Ate One of Its Neighbors Revealed in Spectacular Image - Newsweek

NGC 4651 is sometimes referred to as the "Umbrella Galaxy" due to a faint umbrella-shaped structure that surrounds it.

science - Newsweek
9:31am PDT - April 3rd, 2020

Le sociologue Jean-Claude Chamboredon est mort - Le Monde

Figure majeure de la sociologie française, il fut membre du laboratoire fondé dans les années 1960 par Raymond Aron, aux côtés de Pierre Bourdieu et de Jean-Claude Passeron. Il enseigna ensuite à l’ENS et à l’EHESS. Ses travaux ont porté entre autres sur l’en…

science - Le Monde
7:55am PDT - April 3rd, 2020

NASA details how it plans to establish a sustained human presence on the Moon - TechCrunch

NASA’s Artemis program aims to bring humans back to the Moon, with the goal of staying there for good in the interest of pursuing additional science and exploration missions, including to Mars. But how will the agency actually make it possible for people to r…

science - TechCrunch
7:46am PDT - April 3rd, 2020

Coronavirus lockdowns worldwide make Earth's crust move less, scientists find - The Independent

‘We can probably learn a lesson here for other parts of the environment,’ says seismologist

science - Independent
7:38am PDT - April 3rd, 2020

Astronomers spot 'missing link' black hole - not too big and not too small - Reuters

Scientists have detected a mid-size black hole - considered the "missing link" in the understanding of these celestial brutes - eviscerating an unfortunate star that strayed too close.

science - Reuters
7:00pm PDT - April 2nd, 2020

Ancient humans are having a moment. Here are the fascinating new things we've learned this week about our ancestors - CNN International

New research is revealing intriguing new details and silencing debates about ancient human ancestors like Austraolpithecus and Homo erectus and strengthening their connections to modern humans.

science - CNN
12:21pm PDT - April 2nd, 2020

Ford to build face shields at Brazil and Argentina car plants - Reuters

Ford Motor Co said on Thursday it will make 50,000 face shields at factories in Brazil and Argentina to donate in the fight against the coronavirus pandemic.

science - Reuters
11:31am PDT - April 2nd, 2020

Mice Have Different Facial Expressions For Different Emotions, Scientists Discover - Newsweek

Changes in the facial expressions of mice can be hard for the human observer to make out, so researchers used machine learning.

science - Newsweek
11:04am PDT - April 2nd, 2020

Enroll in 100 free online courses from Coursera now through May 31 - Business Insider - Business Insider

Coursera has made 100 online courses free until May 31. Now you don't have to pay $50-$200 for the certificate that you can add to your LinkedIn profile.

science - Business Insider
10:22am PDT - April 2nd, 2020

NASA brings back its iconic “worm” logo to mark return of human spaceflight - Ars Technica

NASA administrator says he is a “huge fan” of the worm.

science - Ars Technica
10:18am PDT - April 2nd, 2020

NASA brings back its iconic ‘worm’ logo for upcoming Falcon 9 Crew Dragon launch - The Verge

NASA is bringing back its famous “worm” logo from the 1970s for its upcoming Falcon 9 Crew Dragon launch, planned for May in coordination with Space X. The current “meatball” logo will still remain the main branding for the agency, though.

science - The Verge
10:15am PDT - April 2nd, 2020

Coronavirus ripple effects are changing the Earth’s movement - Fortune

Lockdowns could help scientists better understand earthquakes, volcanos.

science - Fortune
8:45am PDT - April 2nd, 2020

'Missing link' black hole discovered by Hubble - CNN

Thanks to observations by the Hubble Space Telescope, astronomers have found their "missing link" to understand how black holes evolve. They were able to confirm the observation of an intermediate-mass black hole, known as an IMBH, inside a dense cluster of s…

science - CNN
8:16am PDT - April 2nd, 2020

Scientists Think They've Found a New Type of Star-Destroying Black Hole - VICE

A new analysis of Hubble data has revealed the best candidate yet for a type of black hole that nobody has seen yet, and it gave itself away by tearing a star apart.

science - Vice News
6:51am PDT - April 2nd, 2020

NASA successfully deploys the James Webb Telescope's enormous mirror - Engadget

The huge mirror of NASA's James Webb Space Telescope -- its successor to Hubble -- has been successfully tested for the first time, putting it one step closer to its eventual launch, which is slated for 2021. Like Hubble -- which has long outlived its origina…

science - Engadget
3:41am PDT - April 2nd, 2020

Stargazing in April: The incredible shadow-casting planet - The Independent

As the reduction of light pollution in the night sky continues, brilliantly bright Venus comes out to play

science - Independent
4:11pm PDT - April 1st, 2020

NASA and SpaceX prepare to launch astronauts from the US again - CNN

For the first time since the final space shuttle mission in 2011, astronauts will launch into space aboard an American rocket and spacecraft from American soil, according to NASA.

science - CNN
1:33pm PDT - April 1st, 2020

While you're stuck at home, here's how to spot the International Space Station above the US - CNBC

The coronavirus crisis is forcing people to stay and work from home but spotting the space station can be done while practicing safe social distancing.

science - CNBC
12:23pm PDT - April 1st, 2020

Remains of Child From Mystery Human Species That Lived 300,000 Years Ago Discovered - Newsweek

Scientists say the young Homo naledi was between 8-15 years old. Further research could determine whether the species was more ape-like or human-like in its maturation.

science - Newsweek
11:00am PDT - April 1st, 2020

Hungry black hole may be cosmic 'missing link' - BBC News

Astronomers say they have found the best evidence yet for an elusive class of black hole.

science - BBC News
2:35am PDT - April 1st, 2020

NASA Selects SunRISE Mission To Study Solar Particle Storms - Mashable India

NASA has announced a new space mission that will launch six CubeSats to study the origins of Solar Particle Storms and how the flow through the cosmos.

science - Mashable
1:24am PDT - April 1st, 2020

RT @Kadriilham: #Talent has always been Solvay's top priority. The commitment we have towards the greater good is visible through our schol…

Rozitaz (@Rozitaz1)
6:48am PDT - August 27th, 2019

RT @estibarra: Art and Science to Create Amazing Ads That Sell https://t.co/Af1EmLmRpt

Esteban Ibarra (@estibarra)
6:48am PDT - August 27th, 2019

Tamil Nadu student to visit NASA on Winning Go4Guru's Space Science Contest https://t.co/XIaxqclgQ7

Punjab Tribune (@punjabtribune)
6:48am PDT - August 27th, 2019

[VIDEO] The Science of Star Trek-Where No Man Has Gone Before and Phasers https://t.co/ql11d7bXWa | by @tfoxlaw

International Law (@LawAnalysis)
6:48am PDT - August 27th, 2019

RT @realBioMassSpec: Determination of sulbactam in raw bovine milk by isotope dilution-ultra-high-performance liquid chromatography-tandem…

Eduardo Armienta (@eduardoarmienta)
6:48am PDT - August 27th, 2019

crazy crazy crazy. how bad the accusation is. what it points to dictatorship, being in control of scientific activities in the country and thus creating what may become main stream science. so after that u do it on ur own and create ur own business and institutions to make ur /1

Nahome Alemayehu (@NahomeAlemayehu)
6:48am PDT - August 27th, 2019

RT @NatureNews: Sign up for Nature Briefing to get an essential round-up of science news, opinion and analysis, free in your inbox every we…

Mike Danson (@mike_danson)
6:47am PDT - August 27th, 2019

RT @realBioMassSpec: Study of the minor fraction of virgin olive oil by a multi-class GC–MS approach: Comprehensive quantitative characteri…

Eduardo Armienta (@eduardoarmienta)
6:47am PDT - August 27th, 2019

RT @JacquelynGill: I encourage Bret Stephens to come to my lab, meet my students, talk to us for a few minutes, and then tell me to my face…

Kortskalle (@SaraHLahtinen)
6:47am PDT - August 27th, 2019

RT @realBioMassSpec: An integrated metabolomics strategy to reveal dose-effect relationship and therapeutic mechanisms of different efficac…

Eduardo Armienta (@eduardoarmienta)
6:47am PDT - August 27th, 2019

Focus on Native Bees, Not Honey Bees https://t.co/vak9fOMens

Andrew Tirrell (@tirrella)
6:47am PDT - August 27th, 2019

Does optimism lead to improved health? https://t.co/frTGmeSe2z

Pamela Cheung (@ellaextra)
6:47am PDT - August 27th, 2019

RT @CorpMosby: Wow. I’m finally finished. After going through @AndrewYang climate change plan. Man I feel like I just graduated with a doct…

Johnt73 (@Johnt731)
6:47am PDT - August 27th, 2019

Open Access UCL Research: Homoeopathic families, Hindu nation and the legislating state: making of a vernacular science, Bengal 1866-1941 https://t.co/rev7mQazzM

UCL Discovery (@ucl_discovery)
6:47am PDT - August 27th, 2019

RT @shamsa83137298: Starting my Micro Masters journey of Data science on Edx. #UCSDpython4DS. @DrILKAY1

dystopian mentalist (@JustBeMentalist)
6:47am PDT - August 27th, 2019

RT @makermelaIndia: Did you know? Science day in Switzerland is dedicated to the former Indian President, Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam. Upon his arr…

Vineet d thakkar (@Vineetdthakkar1)
6:47am PDT - August 27th, 2019

RT @jonykipnis: Change will come not when PIs stop submitting to Cell/Nature/Science but when exceptional post-docs who happen not to have…

Wenlong Yang (@WenlongYang84)
6:47am PDT - August 27th, 2019

RT @realBioMassSpec: DRILL Interface Makes Ion Soft Landing Broadly Accessible for Energy Science and Applications #BatteriesSupercaps htt…

Eduardo Armienta (@eduardoarmienta)
6:47am PDT - August 27th, 2019

RT @HarvardBiz: Universities should overhaul their degree requirements in order to make a security course standard for all students studyin…

Brad Harkavy (@Harkador)
6:47am PDT - August 27th, 2019

RT @kosmoknj: y’all pick one it’s for science

cait (@kosmoknj)
6:47am PDT - August 27th, 2019

RT @99freemind: Why isn't @Buzzfeed telling people that the science many of these people are engaged in is TWISTED, transhumanist or eugeni…

Davidoff1010 (@Davidoff1010)
6:43am PDT - August 27th, 2019

RT @LukeGromen: The apparently goal-seeked, corporate “scientific research” on opioids is yet another example of why public faith in corpor…

C.S. Connaughton (@TheSuperbubble)
6:43am PDT - August 27th, 2019

Evaluation committees that hold implicit biases against women in science promote fewer women than men to elite research positions—but only if they don’t explicitly believe that gender bias exists, researchers reported in Nature Human Behavior. https://t.co/fnNMRo5Q2b

Dan Epstein (@epstein_dan)
6:43am PDT - August 27th, 2019
#TuesdayThoughts Many people are still under the delusion that neo-classical economics are a science & that the assertions made by such economists are actual theories.  This is completely false.  To understand the reality of this, let's take a look behind the wizard’s curtain… https://t.co/qco1SoDldo

#TuesdayThoughts Many people are still under the delusion that neo-classical economics are a science & that the assertions made by such economists are actual theories. This is completely false. To understand the reality of this, let's take a look behind the wizard’s curtain… https://t.co/qco1SoDldo

Anthony (@Ciotti001)
6:43am PDT - August 27th, 2019

RT @SciKathryn: Please RT: I'm putting together a comprehensive list of science-linked stories (will share freely when done). Please could…

Julianne Britton (@juliannebritton)
6:43am PDT - August 27th, 2019

RT @JacquelynGill: I encourage Bret Stephens to come to my lab, meet my students, talk to us for a few minutes, and then tell me to my face…

Janni Feminist Educator Aragon (@janniaragon)
6:43am PDT - August 27th, 2019

RT @JamilSmith: If we destroy the Amazon, @yayitsrob notes, humanity can’t get it back. Even if we could replant all the trees, the diversi…

Hal in London (@ldnhal)
6:43am PDT - August 27th, 2019

RT @mpfix1: Calling all #FirstGen #1stGen political science and law profs. I just created a new twitter account @1stGenScholars to promote…

Hightower CCR (@HightowerCcr)
6:43am PDT - August 27th, 2019

RT @kaz_yos: Parameter estimation using aggregate data - ScienceDirect https://t.co/HDiX1rJSkU

WillPer (@wilpertwitt)
6:43am PDT - August 27th, 2019

RT @naturensw: The NSW Govt has a moral obligation and international responsibility to keep this incredible ecosystem alive. Drought is a f…

PJR III (@DoctorPJR)
6:43am PDT - August 27th, 2019

RT @JamilSmith: If we destroy the Amazon, @yayitsrob notes, humanity can’t get it back. Even if we could replant all the trees, the diversi…

Diana (@man_lotto)
6:43am PDT - August 27th, 2019
#RT @FitnessHacks101: The Science and Smarts Behind Hypertrophy (and Getting Ripped) https://t.co/Qvy6vlad9b https://t.co/RBGOcxC3dR

#RT @FitnessHacks101: The Science and Smarts Behind Hypertrophy (and Getting Ripped) https://t.co/Qvy6vlad9b https://t.co/RBGOcxC3dR

CrossFit Kelevra (@CrossfitKelevra)
6:43am PDT - August 27th, 2019

RT @JamilSmith: If we destroy the Amazon, @yayitsrob notes, humanity can’t get it back. Even if we could replant all the trees, the diversi…

Amanda Brunet (@MajorGeekGirl1)
6:43am PDT - August 27th, 2019

RT @JacquelynGill: I encourage Bret Stephens to come to my lab, meet my students, talk to us for a few minutes, and then tell me to my face…

Who Is Christopher? (@whoischristophr)
6:43am PDT - August 27th, 2019

While the rest of us "fight inequality" by bitching about Trump on Twitter, my colleague @amyhsin is undoubtedly going to face a deluge of harassment for very serious, brave, science-based proposals that seriously engage inequality here in NYC. Please support her, colleagues. https://t.co/BEYh2TZCZ2

Joseph N. Cohen (@jncohen)
6:43am PDT - August 27th, 2019

RT @JamilSmith: If we destroy the Amazon, @yayitsrob notes, humanity can’t get it back. Even if we could replant all the trees, the diversi…

Tradesman52 (@Tradesman521)
6:43am PDT - August 27th, 2019

Senior Clinical Project Manager , London, https://t.co/3tjzMeYPdI #job #jobs #hiring #PharmaceuticalJobs https://t.co/AregaEpUJl

Pop Science (@popscience1)
6:43am PDT - August 27th, 2019

RT @Kris_Sacrebleu: Congrats #maga on electing the singularly most stupid man imaginable as POTUS, denies science, denies #ClimateChange —…

Terry Stewart (@TD_Stewart)
6:43am PDT - August 27th, 2019

RT @HunterDK: NYT columnist Bret Stephens says he is not a bedbug. I say the science is still unclear.

(@amazingprizzini)
6:14am PDT - August 27th, 2019

RT @JOYNEWSONTV: The 2019 edition of the Springboard Teenpreneurship program has kicked off in Accra, with a focus on building skills of te…

Andani Bawa Yakubu (@abybest11)
6:14am PDT - August 27th, 2019