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Think science and religion don't mix? Don't tell that to Mars rover scientist Rev. Pamela Conrad - CNN

Rev. Pamela Conrad has a day job as an Episcopalian priest, leading a congregation in Maryland. At odd hours of the day and night, Conrad works as a Mars Perseverance rover scientist.

science - CNN
4:32am PDT - June 13th, 2021

Study: Key Antarctic ice shelf is speeding up its collapse - Axios

The glacier is already responsible for much of Antarctica's contribution to global sea level rise.

science - Axios
4:30am PDT - June 13th, 2021

Humans can reproduce on Mars because sperm can survive there for up to 200 years, a new study suggests - Business Insider South Africa

A study suggests sperm can survive on Mars for 200 years. The findings "are essential for mankind to progress into the space age," said its co-author.

science - Business Insider
3:22am PDT - June 13th, 2021

Mouse sperm stored on International Space Station produces healthy offspring - The Hindu

Solar flares from the surface of the Sun generate particles that can have particularly devastating impacts on human health and penetrate current generation spaceships.

science - The Hindu
2:46am PDT - June 13th, 2021

Flinders Ranges virtual reality tour in development to support World Heritage bid - ABC News

Researchers developing an interactive tour of the Flinders Ranges hope to give future virtual tourists bird's-eye views of the region's most striking vistas, as well as subterranean views of its underlying geology.

science - ABC News (AU)
8:05pm PDT - June 12th, 2021

SLS: First view of Nasa's assembled 'megarocket' - BBC News

Nasa has assembled the key elements of its powerful SLS rocket.

science - BBC News
12:44pm PDT - June 12th, 2021

Time-lapse video shows the ice shelf of one of Antarctica's largest glaciers breaking into large chunks - Business Insider

Time-lapse footage of Pine Island Glacier between 2017 and 2020 shows its ice shelf breaking into large pieces, threatening environmental disaster.

science - Business Insider
8:21am PDT - June 12th, 2021

Humans can reproduce on Mars because sperm can survive there for up to 200 years, a new study suggests - Business Insider

A study suggests sperm can survive on Mars for 200 years. The findings "are essential for mankind to progress into the space age," said its co-author.

science - Business Insider
8:06am PDT - June 12th, 2021

Humans can reproduce on Mars because sperm can survive there for up to 200 years, a new study suggests - Yahoo! Voices

A study suggests sperm can survive on Mars for 200 years. The findings "are essential for mankind to progress into the space age," said its co-author.

science - Business Insider
8:05am PDT - June 12th, 2021

This ancient dinosaur would give today's blue whale a run for its money - CNN

This week, scientists revived a 24,000-year-old critter, decoded the northern lights, uncovered a massive dinosaur, detected mysterious radio bursts from space, and more.

science - CNN
8:05am PDT - June 12th, 2021

NASA approves asteroid-hunting space telescope to monitor near-Earth objects - Fox News

NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) announced Friday that the agency has approved a new infrared space telescope in the effort to help advance planetary defense efforts.

science - Fox News
7:29am PDT - June 12th, 2021

2 stunning panoramas show life on Mars through the eyes and ears of NASA's Perseverance rover - msnNOW

A 360-degree video captures the sound of Mars' windy atmosphere. Another panorama gives a look at the rover's tracks.

science - Business Insider
4:03am PDT - June 12th, 2021

If an asteroid will truly strike Earth, NASA explains how you'll know - Mashable

"It becomes a national emergency event."

science - Mashable
4:02am PDT - June 12th, 2021

Twice the size of the Hollywood sign: One of the largest dinosaur species in the world discovered in Australia - Yahoo News

Scientists confirmed the finding of a new species of dinosaur, Australotitan cooperensis, that was one of the largest in the world, study says.

science - USA Today
10:34pm PDT - June 11th, 2021

NASA advances asteroid-hunting space telescope after years of limbo - Business Insider

Potentially hazardous asteroids often skim past Earth without warning. A space telescope that looks for them could help scientists defend the planet.

science - Business Insider
3:37pm PDT - June 11th, 2021

NASA is finally advancing a space telescope that could track down dangerous asteroids before they strike Earth - Yahoo News

Potentially hazardous asteroids often skim past Earth without warning. A space telescope that looks for them could help scientists defend the planet.

science - Business Insider
3:37pm PDT - June 11th, 2021

Europe and NASA to send three new spacecraft to Venus - CBC.ca

The U.S. will send an orbiter and a descent probe, and the Europeans will send an orbiter to try and get a better insight into how Earth's near twin became such a hellscape.

science - CBC News
1:18pm PDT - June 11th, 2021

China marks 'complete success' of Mars rover Zhurong with new photos, including a selfie - USA TODAY

China released new images of its Mars rover Zhurong on Friday, as state media said it was evidence of the mission's "complete success."

science - USA Today
11:30am PDT - June 11th, 2021

This melting glacier was already the biggest source of sea level rise. Then things got worse. - The Washington Post

Without its icy restraint holding it back from the ocean, the Pine Island glacier could dramatically add to sea level rise.

science - The Washington Post
11:00am PDT - June 11th, 2021

Technion observes light-sound waves in 2D materials, first time in history - The Jerusalem Post

The scientists sent pulses of light around the edges of these 2D materials using a ultrafast transmission electron microscope (UTEM), which produced within it hybrid sound-light waves.

science - The Jerusalem Post
9:13am PDT - June 11th, 2021

Chinese space rover takes selfie on Mars - The Irish Times

Images captured by Zhurong rover show dusty, rocky surface of the red planet

science - The Irish Times
7:35am PDT - June 11th, 2021

This skateboard club is helping plus-size riders push body positivity forward - CNN

Andy Duran is the founder of Chub Rollz, a skateboard club that helps plus-size people learn and skate together.

science - CNN
5:33am PDT - June 11th, 2021

Photos show China's Mars rover on red planet - Fox News

The dusty, rocky Martian surface and a Chinese rover and lander bearing small national flags were seen in photos released Friday that the rover took on the red planet.

science - Fox News
5:18am PDT - June 11th, 2021

Astronomers discover "weird" Neptune-like exoplanet that could have water clouds - CBS News

Exoplanet TOI-1231 b is "oddly reminiscent" of Neptune, scientists say, and could contain clouds with water.

science - CBS News
5:03am PDT - June 11th, 2021

Trace fossils, the most inconspicuous bite-sized window into ancient worlds - Ars Technica

“One animal could have made thousands of traces during its lifetime, but only left one skeleton."

science - Ars Technica
4:30am PDT - June 11th, 2021

RT @Cascades_EU: CASCADES' conceptual framework is out #GlobalEnvironmentalChange @ElsevierConnect @ChrisW_SEI @hilletw @emacampiglio et al…

Emanuele Campiglio (@emacampiglio)
2:57am PDT - June 14th, 2021

RT @xcblaire: can i get high quality pics of jungkook looking like a (college) student <: for science u know

a shitposter (@molla__molla)
2:57am PDT - June 14th, 2021

The decision to suspend football was not based on science. It is a knee jerk political decision with zero logic! https://t.co/uKGO6l35wL

Kudzani Dojiwe (@kudzani_ndlovu)
2:57am PDT - June 14th, 2021

RT @crimemind3: Does the dumb ass knows you have to have a matric with high pass marks in maths and science and to get through aviation cou…

Carl. (@Carl_CE50)
2:57am PDT - June 14th, 2021

But @BorisJohnson , @MattHancock et al have always said they are following the science. Have they been lying? @Conservatives @ScotTories https://t.co/N4GrAkZFyL

Thetbds (@Thetbds)
2:57am PDT - June 14th, 2021

RT @SatlokChannel: On the occasion of #WorldBloodDonorDay2021, let us all know about the real provider of Blood. On this #WorldBloodDonorDa

Balraj (@blraj1981)
2:57am PDT - June 14th, 2021

RT @StefanPauliuk: The #IndustrialEcology Day 2021 - Global Science for Global Sustainability - is only a week away and we couldn’t be more…

Shoshanna Saxe (@shoshannasaxe)
2:57am PDT - June 14th, 2021

RT @NetflixUK: Sir David Attenborough discusses how anyone with the freedom to choose what food they eat can help the planet. Breaking Bou…

Eve (@eveyeaman)
2:57am PDT - June 14th, 2021

RT @dylanobrien: Imagine being so fucking dumb you think you’re smarter than science

redleafpile (@redleafpile)
2:57am PDT - June 14th, 2021

Finally got around to watching Hidden Figures, Really puts into perspective how much progress has been made since then, not just in the fields of science and engineering but in the dissolving of segregation over the years and sexism in a lot of workplaces. Good movie

Divebutt~ #StopAsianHate (@Divebuttdrg)
2:57am PDT - June 14th, 2021

From my last personal research on child development, parent’s underestimate children’s ability. Parents tend to have an urgency to follow the culture of a place and raise the children accordingly. However, with education and science comes development.

Yaania Mohamed (@mohamed_yaania)
2:57am PDT - June 14th, 2021

RT @Apollo020385: Pondering the science of fire-breathing dragons. I wonder if they have a built-in pilot light or spark plug.

Drake Monroe (Spiritus Telluris Rex) (@drake_monroe)
2:57am PDT - June 14th, 2021

RT @GretaThunberg: "For the umpteenth time the rich club has failed to deliver on its promise to channel $100bn a year to poor nations copi…

EARTH AID (@NoahsArkCrew)
2:57am PDT - June 14th, 2021

RT @earthzine: What is the role of science communication in the @UNOceanDecade, and why are ECOPs vital to the Decade's success ? This Eart…

Chirag Jay Patel (@jayaisales)
2:57am PDT - June 14th, 2021

RT @EldarDRM: #Algorand designed by Godfather of cryptography Probabilistic encryption. Co-Inventor Zero-Knowledge Proofs. Co-Inventor Veri…

GanAinm (@GanAinmCrypto)
2:57am PDT - June 14th, 2021

RT @a_smallpart: @Rubinavism Mere to arguments me bhi science hoti hai #TheRubiNavCarnival

Shanti Sinha (@ShantiS35741937)
2:57am PDT - June 14th, 2021

RT @DaveKeatley: People who ignore the science should not be called scientists. Masks don't work. Never have. https://t.co/rD0efDpnZ3

GetBackToLife#DONOTCOMPLY #FREEVICTORIA (@LekkaMercedez)
2:57am PDT - June 14th, 2021

RT @vedicgyaanindia: Do you know Virupaksha temple at Hampi is one of the best practical examples of science? In this Hampi temple, you can…

ରାଜେଶ rajeshnayak (@rajesh2611)
2:57am PDT - June 14th, 2021

RT @PorazDan: An all time record. Minister of Transport Minister of Education Minister of Environment Minister of Interior Minister of…

Rachael Risby Raz (@risbyraz)
2:57am PDT - June 14th, 2021

1st jab. Thank you, science!

Katie Sweeney (@k8iedid)
2:57am PDT - June 14th, 2021

RT @HeiniVaisanen: Mine and @ewabatyra's paper on unintended pregnancy resolution in low- and middle-income countries now OPEN ACCESS! Ple…

Ewa Batyra (@ewabatyra)
2:57am PDT - June 14th, 2021

RT @ancientorigins: Maya: Science Only Acknowledges Now What Ancient Sages Knew About Reality 5000 Years Ago https://t.co/blJEgFYJOk

Ainara ❤ (@Ainara15504299)
2:57am PDT - June 14th, 2021

RT @alfonslopeztena: More than 90% of Laysan albatrosses start life on one of two specks of land, Midway and the eponymous Laysan, which ar…

rob leach (@robcaro1)
1:59am PDT - June 14th, 2021

RT @NetflixUK: Sir David Attenborough discusses how anyone with the freedom to choose what food they eat can help the planet. Breaking Bou…

Neela Debnath (@NeelanjonaD)
1:59am PDT - June 14th, 2021

This shit aint rocket science you idiots smh https://t.co/jBRRQHiXZ7

و( ᐛ )٩ (@NikAmeerArief)
1:59am PDT - June 14th, 2021

RT @dylanobrien: Imagine being so fucking dumb you think you’re smarter than science

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1:59am PDT - June 14th, 2021

RT @JoeVizanko: FREEFORMED HYBRIDS ~A science fiction conspiracy thriller on the origins of humankind~ @JoeVizanko Amazon-> https://t.co…

Graham Clayton (@CGrahamSciFi)
1:59am PDT - June 14th, 2021

RT @CropLifeIntl: From pests like fall armyworm and locusts to diseases like black pod disease and banana wilt to weeds like speargrass, cr…

Sandra (@Sandrainrome)
1:59am PDT - June 14th, 2021

RT @juliet_vickery: Huge congratulations to @_BTO staff member Dr Gavin Siriwardena on his OBE for services to biodiversity in UK. Reflects…

The Bird Emergency Podcast (@birdemergency)
1:58am PDT - June 14th, 2021

RT @ISC: What are some of the emerging conceptual & methodological approaches in social science research for sustainability? How can they i…

Prof.Dr. Marie Stenseke (@MarieStenseke)
1:58am PDT - June 14th, 2021

RT @seeliimaa: Hello, Hi. I’m looking for someone who can tutor a grade 11 learner in Chemistry and Physical science, in Tsumeb. Please h…

Meameno (@MeamenoMaria)
1:58am PDT - June 14th, 2021

RT @BBCNews: "Really, really rare" long-snouted seahorse photographed off the coast of Plymouth, UK in seagrass meadows https://t.co/BF2uC…

Heather butler (@hayfieldlane1)
1:58am PDT - June 14th, 2021

RT @HamzaHameed007: Now the the incredibly inspirational @astro_hazzaa from @uaespaceagency sharing his experience of coming from a young a…

IAF (@iafastro)
1:58am PDT - June 14th, 2021

RT @livemint: Covaxin trials on children aged 6-12: AIIMS Delhi to start recruitment from tomorrow Read full story here: https://t.co/QOVw…

Manohar Bhati (@manoharbhati192)
1:58am PDT - June 14th, 2021

RT @SandroDemaio: Let’s take a moment this week to thank our scientists. After all, they’ve led us through this pandemic. Without them, we…

Darren Lewin-Hill (@Northcoteer)
1:58am PDT - June 14th, 2021

THE NOOK AND CORNER TEAMS NEXT STEP TOWARDS PROVIDING SCIENCE AND TECH CONTENTS https://t.co/TXm8nKpFfj

thenookandcorner (@thenookandcorn1)
1:58am PDT - June 14th, 2021

The restrictions will never end until Britons decide they do. The decisions made by @BorisJohnson are not guided by science, but but ruthless subversion. The rules apply to YOU, not THEM #G7Summit2021 #Hypocrisy #FreedomDay #COVID19 https://t.co/RajZCxUiXF

Stephen Pax Leonard (@stephen_pax)
1:58am PDT - June 14th, 2021

RT @wuod__connie: Drinking too much alcohol in a short period of time can cause sudden death. It shutdown vital parts of the brain that con…

Moturi (@MukamiMoturi)
1:58am PDT - June 14th, 2021

RT @PsychToday: If you could know just one thing in advance about the person you are about to meet, what would you want to know? Here is on…

Rumi Renee Reylo (@RumiReneeClarke)
1:58am PDT - June 14th, 2021

RT @BBCNews: "Really, really rare" long-snouted seahorse photographed off the coast of Plymouth, UK in seagrass meadows https://t.co/BF2uC…

(@IkeepIt2MySelf)
1:58am PDT - June 14th, 2021