Where U.S. Special Forces Buy Their Weapons

Where U.S. Special Forces Buy Their Weapons

Inside the world’s most surreal trade show.


How Kepler opened our eyes to the vastness of our galactic neighborhood

How Kepler opened our eyes to the vastness of our galactic neighborhood

As NASA's newest planet hunter, TESS, launches into space, scientists reflect on its predecessor. The Kepler space telescope revealed complexities of the universe that were previously beyond imagination.




For 50 Years, Deep-Water Trawls Likely Caught More Fish Than Anyone Thought

For 50 Years, Deep-Water Trawls Likely Caught More Fish Than Anyone Thought

Using historical data and estimates from deep-sea trawls that drag nets along the ocean floor, researchers estimate that millions of tons of catch have gone unreported in the last 50 years.

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Environment prize goes to Flint water activist

Environment prize goes to Flint water activist

An activist who helped expose a water crisis in a US town has been awarded a prestigious environment prize.


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What a Scientist Learned From Studying the ‘Synchronized Swimming of Sea Monkeys’

 What a Scientist Learned From Studying the ‘Synchronized Swimming of Sea Monkeys’

Brine shrimp (Artemia salina) in a laboratory tank prior to experiments studying the effect of their collective vertical migration.


A search for some of Earth’s most extreme creatures in the West Coast's deepest underwater canyon

A search for some of Earth’s most extreme creatures in the West Coast's deepest underwater canyon

Geobiologist Victoria Orphan stands at the stern of the research vessel Western Flyer, watching her colleagues put the last touches on an unusual spread. Among the offerings: a large turkey leg, an alligator head and bowls of gelatinous agar that resemble consomme...


New UTSA study shows wearable technology also contributes to distracted driving

New UTSA study shows wearable technology also contributes to distracted driving

A new study by Murtuza Jadliwala, assistant professor of computer science at The University of Texas at San Antonio, examines wearable technology and whether it affects drivers' concentration. Jadliwala and his collaborators discovered that while a driver texting with a wearable device can marginally...


Dodo's violent death revealed

Dodo's violent death revealed

The famous Oxford Dodo died after being shot in the back of the head, according to new research. Using revolutionary forensic scanning technology and world-class expertise, researchers have discovered surprising evidence that the Oxford Dodo was shot in the neck and back of the head with a shotgun...


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