Category : science and nature

Canada’s Sparrows Are Singing a New Song. You’ll Hear It Soon.

TrilobitesOver 20 years, scientists tracked the transformation of the traditional trill of a common bird from western Canada to Ontario.A…

2 hours ago

Furloughed man dies from deep-vein thrombosis after hours of gaming on lockdown

A bereft father has a message for parents and young gamers after the death of his 24-year-old son due to…

2 hours ago

A ‘Viral’ New Bird Song in Canada Is Causing Sparrows to Change Their Tune

A white-throated sparrow. Image: Scott M. RamsayA new bird song is spreading like wildfire among Canadian white-throated sparrows, at a…

4 hours ago

Get set for July 4 buck moon, partial lunar eclipse: NASA’s top tips for July skywatchers

Skywatchers are in for a treat on July 4, when the buck moon, or July full moon, rises in the…

4 hours ago

NASA’s first Space Launch System megarocket core powers up for ‘green run’ test

Home News Spaceflight The core stage of the first SLS rocket on the test stand at NASA's Stennis Space Center…

4 hours ago

LIGO is so sensitive it shudders with the quantum noise of light

Main squeeze — The gravitational wave detector's sensitivity can be boosted with the right light. John Timmer - Jul 2,…

4 hours ago

Betelgeuse’s weird dimming caused by gigantic starspots

Home News An artist’s illustration of the red supergiant Betelgeuse. Its surface in this view is covered by large starspots,…

4 hours ago

How a hidden ocean circulates beneath the Antarctic ice

Jules Verne sent his fictional submarine, the Nautilus, to the South Pole through a hidden ocean beneath a thick ice…

4 hours ago

NASA made a 10-year timelapse of the Sun

Is it hot in here...? Watch ten years of the Sun doing its thing in this 61-minute-long high-def timelapse video.…

4 hours ago

WATCH: Scientists make light ‘flow’ like a river in incredible breakthrough experiment

Israeli scientists have achieved a long theorized but never-before-seen phenomenon known as a “branching flow,” where light appears to branch…

6 hours ago

This website uses cookies.