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Earth’s orbital debris problem is worsening, and policy solutions are difficult - Ars Technica

"Who's responsible? Who pays? How much do they pay?"

science - Ars Technica
8:09am PDT - May 25th, 2022

Who kept the first weather records, and who invented the tin opener? - The Independent

We explore the curious questions that science can answer

science - Independent
5:52am PDT - May 25th, 2022

Are Ancient Remains Of Mercury Hiding On Earth? Here's Why Scientists Think So - Indiatimes.com

Are shards of planet Mercury hiding on Earth? Scientists think that Mercury, the closest planet to our Sun was once a much larger cosmic body, until it collided with another space object and got ripped of its mantle. What remains of it now is the core, and sc…

science - The Times of India
3:53am PDT - May 25th, 2022

Astronomer captures image of the huge mile-wide asteroid (safely) passing Earth - Mashable

Fortunately, it's not a threat.

science - Mashable
3:00am PDT - May 25th, 2022

Dusty NASA images show why its Mars lander will soon run out of power - Mashable

The landmark robot recorded over 1,300 Martian temblors.

science - Mashable
2:30am PDT - May 25th, 2022

Asteroid Four Times The Size Of Empire State Building Will Fly-By Earth On May 27 - Indiatimes.com

A massive asteroid nearly four times the size of the Empire State Building will make a close fly-by on May 27. This is according to NASA’s Centre for Near-Earth Object Studies (CNEOS). iStockAlso Read: Asteroid 30x Powerful Than Mankind…

science - The Times of India
12:50am PDT - May 25th, 2022

Ancient fossils of gigantic 'Dragon of Death' flying reptile unearthed in Argentina - USA TODAY

Scientists in Argentina discovered new species of flying reptiles that stretched the length of a bus. "The Dragon of Death" dates back to dinosaurs.

science - USA Today
11:38am PDT - May 24th, 2022

Alexander Friedmann: The Physicist Who Anticipated The Expansion Of The Universe A Century Ago - Indiatimes.com

For centuries, the universe was thought to be a fixed and immobile sphere surrounded by a finite number of stars and other celestial bodies. This notion, which was previously regarded as knowledge, pervaded the most inquiring minds. Copernicus, the magnificen…

science - The Times of India
2:03am PDT - May 24th, 2022

Hubble identifies unusual wrinkle in expansion rate of the universe - CNN

The Hubble Space Telescope has helped scientists understand that the universe is expanding at an accelerating rate, all while uncovering a mysterious wrinkle that only brand-new physics may solve.

science - CNN
2:51pm PDT - May 23rd, 2022

Forgetting things? Blame COVID-normal brain - ABC News

Navigating life in a COVID-normal world is stressful — which may be why we're still experiencing memory problems and lockdown brain fog.

science - ABC News (AU)
1:06pm PDT - May 23rd, 2022

1989 JA to fly by Earth: Largest asteroid to approach us in 2022 - USA TODAY

The asteroid 1989 JA is more than a mile long and is twice the size of the tallest building in the world. But no need to fear, it won't hit us.

science - USA Today
10:04am PDT - May 23rd, 2022

These 'skydiving' salamanders survive leaps from the world's tallest trees - National Geographic

The tiny amphibians have evolved a human-like strategy for soaring from California’s old-growth redwoods, a new study says.

science - National Geographic
8:03am PDT - May 23rd, 2022

NASA suspends routine spacewalks due to leaky spacesuit helmet - Economic Times

After finding water in an astronaut's helmet, NASA has suspended all, except the most urgent spacewalks, the agency officials have announced.

science - The Times of India
4:40am PDT - May 22nd, 2022

NASA's Voyager is sending strange messages from interstellar space - Mashable

How much farther can the spacecraft go?

science - Mashable
3:22pm PDT - May 21st, 2022

Boeing’s Starliner carried a ‘Kerbal Space Program’ character to the ISS - Engadget

After two-and-a-half years of delays, Boeing’s Starliner capsule successfully docked with the International Space Station..

science - Engadget
2:24pm PDT - May 21st, 2022

Boeing Starliner arrives at ISS - Mashable

'They can do it (finally)!'

science - Mashable
10:51am PDT - May 21st, 2022

Scientists 'really surprised' after gene-editing experiment unexpectedly turn hamsters into hyper-aggressive bullies - Yahoo News

Georgia State University scientists were "really surprised" after a gene-editing experiment led to Syrian hamsters showing high levels of aggression.

science - Business Insider
6:10am PDT - May 21st, 2022

Astronomer who found the black hole Sagittarius A lives to see the discovery - Mashable

'If this turned out not to be a black hole, my career would tank.'

science - Mashable
4:30am PDT - May 21st, 2022

YouTube videos help scientists learn how elephants mourn dead - report - Business Insider

A team of Indian scientists found 39 videos showing Asian elephants mourning by roaring, holding vigil, and carrying the dead, per a new study.

science - Business Insider
3:31am PDT - May 21st, 2022

Scientists Have Obtained The First High-Resolution Images Of Earth's Interiors - Indiatimes.com

The highest quality images of the Earth's interior have been captured by scientists. A joint research project published a study about one of the Earth's least known parts - the core-mantle boundary.They made interesting observations about Earth's geology by f…

science - The Times of India
2:47am PDT - May 21st, 2022

Boeing docks Starliner capsule to ISS for the first time - Al Jazeera English

Boeing’s astronaut capsule reaches International Space Station in uncrewed test do-over after several failed attempts.

science - Al Jazeera English
1:43am PDT - May 21st, 2022

Tooth found in Laos sheds light on Denisovans, enigmatic group of extinct humans - The Washington Post

“This is the first time that a Denisovan has been found in a warm region,” a lead author of the study says.

science - The Washington Post
11:09am PDT - May 20th, 2022

NOT REAL NEWS: A look at what didn't happen this week - The Washington Post

Social media users shared a range of false claims this week

science - The Washington Post
9:20am PDT - May 20th, 2022

Farthest Human-Made Spacecraft In Interstellar Space Is Sending Back 'Random' Data - Indiatimes.com

The farthest human-made object in Earth, NASA's Voyager 1 probe is sending back invalid data to scientists. While everything seems to be in place, for some reason, the first spacecraft to reach interstellar space is currently making no sense.Rewind to 1977, w…

science - The Times of India
6:38am PDT - May 20th, 2022

Octopuses Torture And Kill Themselves After Mating. Scientists Finally Know Why! - Indiatimes.com

Octopuses are scary yet fascinating creatures. Whether’s the way they look or how they camouflage underwater, they're truly out of the ordinary.  UnsplashAlso Read: Octopuses Are Aliens From Outer Space, Claims Wild Scientific PaperAnd …

science - The Times of India
5:45am PDT - May 20th, 2022

RT @JamiluSufi: Job Title: Quality Assurance (Full Time) Location: Abuja Qual: BSc Computer Science, Info Tech and other related courses OB…

No Mosquito in Heaven (@gerrycool007)
4:39am PDT - September 30th, 2022

RT @PeterStefanovi2: Cc @trussliz @KwasiKwarteng Its not rocket science

Marta (@Marta1341Marta)
4:39am PDT - September 30th, 2022

RT @DrAseemMalhotra: BREAKING : THE TIMES OF INDIA : TOP STORY British Indian Cardiologist Links Father's Sudden Death To Pfizer Vaccina…

Chirag (@chiraggupta_In)
4:39am PDT - September 30th, 2022

How many times do we get the message. DONT BUILD ON SAND. DONT LIVE NEAR THE WATER. SLOW LEARNERS WHAT DOES THE SCIENCE SAY ?

Ralph Kline (@RalphKline6)
4:39am PDT - September 30th, 2022

RT @YouAreLobbyLud: German health minister: "It's quite simple: We don't know the long-term damage to kids from a single covid infection le…

Melissa Green (@miffyjayne)
4:39am PDT - September 30th, 2022
RT @ias_keeda: Significance of DART. GS-3 Science & Technology. Source: Business Standard #UPSC https://t.co/YTN24luWgP

RT @ias_keeda: Significance of DART. GS-3 Science & Technology. Source: Business Standard #UPSC https://t.co/YTN24luWgP

jogi kumar (@jeetkumar1604)
4:39am PDT - September 30th, 2022

RT @CitizensForces: In case you missed it, the governments who said "were just following the science" have admitted they were not following…

darren9305 (@Divocmadness)
4:39am PDT - September 30th, 2022

I am dreaming about @Stanford Management Science and Engineering masters.

vulernable_panda (@00_forgotten_00)
4:39am PDT - September 30th, 2022

RT @satogeto: I need people to learn that in genshin when Mona talks about astrology she’s talking about a legitimate craft and science and…

wambu (@wambubuu)
4:39am PDT - September 30th, 2022

RT @TitusNation: Science told us all this would happen for 30 years. 30. Years. The only group that has been dead wrong almost every time…

Erika Lopez (@ErikaLo39725137)
4:39am PDT - September 30th, 2022

RT @JamiluSufi: Job Title: Quality Assurance (Full Time) Location: Abuja Qual: BSc Computer Science, Info Tech and other related courses OB…

Obidient AIG (@Godspoweriyke1)
4:39am PDT - September 30th, 2022

RT @JamiluSufi: Job Title: Infrastructure Engineer Location: Abuja Qual: BSc Electrical & Electronic Engineering, Computer Science, Comp. E…

No Mosquito in Heaven (@gerrycool007)
4:39am PDT - September 30th, 2022

RT @psiphi_gavagai: @rustcohlnikov @omar_ghxd @NahanniFinanci1 @ofer_rubin @nntaleb Here is more of the general consensus within exercise s…

Omar (@omar_ghxd)
4:39am PDT - September 30th, 2022

RT @NickSinghTech: A past coaching client of mine interviewed for an entry-level Data Science job in Los Angeles that paid $110k per year.…

ᴘʀᴇᴀᴄʜʀ (@esssienukeme)
4:39am PDT - September 30th, 2022

RT @JamiluSufi: Job Title: Back End Developer Location: Abuja Qual: BSc Computer Science, Info Tech and other related courses OBIDIENT only…

HumbleSoul (@SonOfGrace902)
4:39am PDT - September 30th, 2022

Democrats blaming climate change for Hurricane Ian at odds with science, experts say https://t.co/PmX3gD0tZ6

Donna Kuntz (@donnabob1974)
4:39am PDT - September 30th, 2022

RT @BoringSaaSGuy: I started coding at 13 years old. Here are 21 coding lessons I learned after 10+ years of coding that will teach you mo…

Pip (@PipEsquire)
4:39am PDT - September 30th, 2022

RT @AgiwaldW: Pompeii The size of the Roman Empire allowed it certain technical advantages, like the use from small pieces of iron to repai…

Cactus (@jhainley1)
4:39am PDT - September 30th, 2022

RT @PaulStanleyLive: While in Louisville I visited @MonogramAppl. I was BLOWN AWAY by their commitment to integrating modern cutting edge t…

Diana Gavino (@MissDianaGavino)
4:38am PDT - September 30th, 2022

RT @MaajidNawaz: Slimy covid politician disputes PEER-REVIEWED SCIENCE on HARMS of VACCINES, by UK Consultant Cardiologists @DrAseemMalhotr

Knight ☦ (@KnightByzantine)
4:38am PDT - September 30th, 2022

RT @AP: A viral disease has killed nearly 100,000 cows and buffaloes in India and sickened over 2 million more. https://t.co/Ex46x1fZX7

Edna Newhouse (@EdnaNewhouse)
4:38am PDT - September 30th, 2022
RT @AP: Baltic Sea pipeline leak damages marine life and climate https://t.co/yknBfBJ6He https://t.co/Qgao3mOhch

RT @AP: Baltic Sea pipeline leak damages marine life and climate https://t.co/yknBfBJ6He https://t.co/Qgao3mOhch

Ms Margo (@MJ63black)
2:32am PDT - September 30th, 2022

RT @K24Tv: Kenya wins bid to host 2024 International Association of Science Parks and Innovation Areas conference. The bid was by Konza Tec…

Omari Dennis (@OmariDennis10)
2:32am PDT - September 30th, 2022

RT @Cgomez322: Happy Thursday evening to all. I’m a pre-K teaching in need of a sharpener, play doh, science toys & some snacks for my clas…

Tracy Kehm (@TracyKehm)
2:32am PDT - September 30th, 2022

RT @VictorianCHO: Sleepwalking into COVID is not a strategy I would recommend. Still much remains uncertain. https://t.co/vtEQ1V2HoG

Dr Judy Huang #MitigationPLUS tripple=fully vacc (@JudyandHuahua)
2:32am PDT - September 30th, 2022

What are your favourite papers in philosophy of science that explain the differences and/or unity between explanation, prediction, and control as central aims of science? @EikoFried I think you've mentioned these aims in a few of your recent papers? any suggestions?

Tom Rowland (@ThomasRowland90)
2:32am PDT - September 30th, 2022

RT @ProfTerryHughes: .@abcnews has been trying all day to find epidemiologists who support the Australian government’s science-free decisio…

Vikki (@Vikkik88)
2:32am PDT - September 30th, 2022

RT @PeteUK7: ..it won't stop every infection but it will reduce risk in all indoor spaces and is very worthwhile. It really is as simple as…

Sir Leah (@LeahBra_numbers)
2:32am PDT - September 30th, 2022

RT @yoraj21: #Hike_In_Fellowship_22 Sacrificing so much for so little, please consider our request. We are in dire need of a decent pay. No…

Ashirwad Tripathy (@AshirwadTripat6)
2:32am PDT - September 30th, 2022

RT @WillMeyerPA: Democrat forever, stands for integrity, believer of science @CarrieIaggi wants to connect with more resisters who stand fo…

Kat (@kitty_kattegat)
2:32am PDT - September 30th, 2022

RT @dineshdasa1: One preparing for Civil Service exams must cover these topics in Science and Technology segment of syllabus. https://t.co/…

Sachin (@Sachin938060)
2:32am PDT - September 30th, 2022

Building a business is an art. Running a business is a science.

The Lord Be With You. (@AS_Chuks)
12:31am PDT - September 30th, 2022

RT @itsmrsEspinoza: All five 6th gr teachers will be surprising students dressed as dinosaurs & planned a fun day of ELA, math & science re…

Jessica Mishima-Donahue M.Ed, NBCT (@Kamalei_N_Leiai)
12:31am PDT - September 30th, 2022

RT @wheezylikesund1: Always looking for research collaborations! Always delighted to speak with funders and investors! Always willing to…

Kate Thurland (@KateThurland)
12:30am PDT - September 30th, 2022

RT @PeterDClack: If all the carbon dioxide on earth doubled to 820ppm, nothing would happen. CO2 is 410ppm or 4 parts in 10,000, a trace ga…

alex massie. (@MassieAlex)
12:30am PDT - September 30th, 2022

RT @imacopyouidiot9: Many, many people without fire science degrees pointing out building on fire.

Kaiju Kusa 草 (@BiggestKusalol)
12:30am PDT - September 30th, 2022

RT @Songstress28: Living in an age where people are murdered for protecting the land… Over 1,700 environment activists killed in decade - r…

Tired & Hungry (@aquastranger)
12:30am PDT - September 30th, 2022

RT @UncleNestor22: The man who invented the PCR test, Kary Mullis, Nobel laureate in science. Under no circumstances did he allow his test…

Real Health Prevention (@real_prevention)
12:30am PDT - September 30th, 2022

RT @thibaut_brunet: Had a really fun time talking with @KatherineJWu for this piece that addresses how unfamiliar forms of multicellularity…

#basalcognition (@basalcognition)
12:30am PDT - September 30th, 2022
A beautiful Science book from Leah Houlden in Y8. Followed by opening scene of an impressive Drama performance by Y10. Just a typical Thursday in C block @OutwoodRedcar https://t.co/fKl6i1RQWi

A beautiful Science book from Leah Houlden in Y8. Followed by opening scene of an impressive Drama performance by Y10. Just a typical Thursday in C block @OutwoodRedcar https://t.co/fKl6i1RQWi

Outwood Redcar (@OutwoodRedcar)
12:30am PDT - September 30th, 2022