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It takes a lot of energy to jump over cliffs and hurl rocks at the speed of sound—and that means eating at superhero capacity.

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[l] at 8/19/22 5:00am
Parched ground is less likely to absorb water and increases the risk of dangerous flash floods. But there are ways to mitigate these conditions.

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[l] at 8/18/22 6:00am
Ten tiny satellites will be hitching a ride en route to the moon, each with scientific objectives of their own.

[Category: Science, Science / Space]

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[l] at 8/18/22 5:00am
Russia has made good on threats to reduce supply—leaving the EU to navigate several tough winters of energy squeezes.

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[l] at 8/17/22 10:07am
For a company called Colossal, bringing back the wolf-sized marsupial is one step in a larger, mammoth plan.

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[l] at 8/17/22 10:00am
On September 28 we’ll bring together scientists, innovators, entrepreneurs, and more to spotlight ways that human ingenuity can fight the climate crisis.

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[l] at 8/17/22 5:00am
Treatment options for lasting Covid symptoms are limited, but initial studies suggest hyperbaric oxygen could help.

[Category: Science, Science / Health]

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[l] at 8/17/22 5:00am
Implanted devices let people control computers and prosthetic limbs with their minds. But nobody knows how long they’ll last—and when they’ll need upgrades.

[Category: Science, Science / Biotech]

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[l] at 8/17/22 5:00am
Gases trapped in lunar meteorites hint that the moon was formed out of material displaced from Earth after a planetary collision.

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[l] at 8/16/22 2:03pm
President Biden just signed the Inflation Reduction Act, which allocates hundreds of billions to fight climate change. Here’s how to get your share.

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[l] at 8/16/22 6:00am
Climate change is making fire season worse. Now astronomers are feeling the heat.

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[l] at 8/16/22 5:00am
Hi-res imaging can help determine cause of death in very young babies—giving parents answers without the distress of an invasive autopsy.

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[l] at 8/16/22 4:00am
Sophia Papp emerged from an accident with her personality transformed. She tried to continue on as before—until she realized she could reinvent herself.

[Category: Backchannel, Culture, Culture / Books, Science, Science / Psychology and Neuroscience]

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[l] at 8/15/22 6:00am
The legislation adds fuel to a major push for a US battery supply chain. But inconvenient geography is the least of the challenges ahead.

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[l] at 8/15/22 5:00am
Small pinpricks of blood are used to screen newborns for serious health conditions—but this genetic data can have legal uses too.

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[l] at 8/14/22 6:00am
A hidden link between two seemingly unrelated particle collision outcomes shows a mysterious web of mathematical connections between disparate theories.

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[l] at 8/13/22 6:00am
Mountaintop removal destroyed Appalachia's land. Then came the floodwaters.

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[l] at 8/12/22 7:00am
Lidar measures distance by bouncing light off of objects—but there’s more to how light travels in the first place.

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[l] at 8/12/22 6:00am
Researchers have found a new way to keep records of when a cell’s genes turn on and off—by harnessing systems that bacteria already use for self-defense.

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[l] at 8/12/22 5:00am
The space agency’s upcoming lunar mission will launch the ambitious Artemis program, building on the landings 50 years ago.

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[l] at 8/11/22 9:00am
Donated human corneas are scarce in places where they’re most needed. A version made from pig collagen could help meet demand.

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