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A new exotic particle has been hiding out amidst the gobs of data collected by the world’s largest atom smasher, physicists have discovered. The new particle, called Ds3*, is a meson — a type of unstable particle made of one … Continue reading
WASHINGTON (AP) — Cheap and plentiful natural gas isn’t quite a bridge to a brighter energy future as claimed and won’t slow global warming, a new study projects. Abundant natural gas in the United States has been displacing coal, which … Continue reading
A comet zoomed by Mars today (Oct. 19) in an extremely rare close encounter that scientists billed as a “once-in-a-lifetime” event that may help researchers better understand the earliest days of our solar system. Comet Siding Spring came within just 87,000 … Continue reading
By Irene Klotz NEW YORK (Reuters) – A comet from the outer reaches of the solar system on Sunday made a rare, close pass by Mars where a fleet of robotic science probes were poised for studies. Comet Siding Spring … Continue reading
By Kathryn Doyle NEW YORK (Reuters Health) – Hapless lovers are not the only ones who get lost down there: even sexologists can’t agree on what’s what, and where, among women’s female parts. At least, that’s according to a father-daughter … Continue reading
By Kathy Finn NEW ORLEANS (Reuters) – Perhaps no other city in the United States is as well-suited as New Orleans to wed a scientific discussion of environment with a celebration of the occult. That’s exactly what unfolded on Saturday … Continue reading
A comet from the outer reaches of the solar system is due to give Mars a close shave on Sunday (Oct. 19), and you can watch the flyby live online. While Comet Siding Spring (also called Comet C/2013 A1) isn’t … Continue reading
By Kate Kelland LONDON (Reuters) – Scientists studying fossils have discovered that the intimate act of sexual intercourse used by humans was pioneered by ancient armored fishes, called placoderms, about 385 million years ago in Scotland. In an important discovery … Continue reading
By Irene Klotz CAPE CANAVERAL Fla. (Reuters) – Saturn’s battered moon Mimas may have a thin global ocean buried miles beneath its icy surface, raising the prospect of another “life-friendly” habitat in the solar system, scientists said on Thursday. An … Continue reading
A comet’s close shave with Mars this weekend could reveal some key insights about the Red Planet and the solar system’s early days, researchers say. Comet Siding Spring will zoom within 87,000 miles (139,500 kilometers) of Mars at 2:27 p.m. … Continue reading
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