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Total solar eclipse 2017: How to make a pinhole projector from a cereal box

Mon, 21 Aug 2017 11:09:00 -0400

If your approved solar eclipse glasses didn't come in time or stores near you are sold out, it's not too late to safely see the eclipse. Using items you can find around the house, you can make a pinh....
Fallen forensics: Judges routinely allow disavowed science

Sun, 20 Aug 2017 12:39:43 -0400

Judges continue to allow questionable forensic science at trials even though the reliability of many practices have been challenged....
40 Years After NASA Launched Voyager 1 and 2, Its Golden Record is Getting a Box Set

Sun, 20 Aug 2017 03:00:00 -0400

When NASA launched Voyager 1 and Voyager 2 deep into space 40 years ago, each spacecraft brought along a golden record with sights and sounds from Earth, just in case any aliens were to stumble across....
Black hole in a 'bathtub' makes waves for UK scientists

Mon, 21 Aug 2017 05:07:38 -0400

British-based scientists have recreated the conditions around black holes using a water bath, shedding new light on the extraction of energy from the astronomical phenomenon. Matthew Stock reports.....
Danish Authorities Say Missing Journalist Is Dead

Mon, 21 Aug 2017 15:06:13 -0400

Madsen has changed his story about where Wall was last seen and details around her disappearance.....
Researchers find wreckage of WWII-era USS Indianapolis

Sun, 20 Aug 2017 00:42:29 -0400

WASHINGTON (AP) — Civilian researchers say they have located the wreck of the USS Indianapolis, the World War II heavy cruiser that played a critical role in the atomic bombing of Hiroshima before bei....
Cloud cover will vary across the US during Monday's total solar eclipse

Sun, 20 Aug 2017 18:55:00 -0400

Monday's total solar eclipse will come to Americans in varying degrees of visual clarity, according to ABC News meteorologists, who say that the clearest skies are likely to appear in the Northwest in....
China's solar panels shine spotlight on North Korea trade

Sun, 20 Aug 2017 02:49:11 -0400

Traders from North Korea visit Yuan Huan's shop in the Chinese border city of Dandong several times a month to place orders, bringing their own translators and wads of cash. Yuan, manager of Sangle S....
How to tell if you damaged your eyes by looking at the solar eclipse without glasses

Mon, 21 Aug 2017 16:19:23 -0400

Everyone watching the US solar eclipse today (Aug. 21) was warned again and again: Wear certified protective glasses. But if you forgot to buy glasses, or you left them at home, or your name is Donald....
Lifesaving smart fabric can detect and neutralize deadly nerve gas

Mon, 21 Aug 2017 14:05:42 -0400

As part of the fight against deadly chemical weapon attacks, researchers have developed a new smart fabric that is capable of not only rapidly detecting nerve gas, but also of neutralizing it.....
Learning From the First Eclipse Media Event

Mon, 21 Aug 2017 16:33:32 -0400

In the 18th century, British astronomers set out to sell science by demystifying it.....
U.S. farmers confused by Monsanto weed killer's complex instructions

Mon, 21 Aug 2017 06:47:21 -0400

By Tom Polansek and Karl Plume CHICAGO (Reuters) - With Monsanto Co's latest flagship weed killer, dicamba, banned in Arkansas and under review by U.S. regulators over concerns it can drift in the w....
Oh great, a giant asteroid is set to pass by Earth next month

Sun, 20 Aug 2017 14:07:28 -0400

Okay, you might want to put your solar eclipse glasses on and sit down for this one: Scientists say a giant asteroid…....
Love beckons for recovering chimp in Brazil refuge

Mon, 21 Aug 2017 06:48:31 -0400

Marcelino is calling to her, but Cecilia cannot be with him. Luckily she is now in the best place to have her depression treated: the Sorocaba Great Primates Sanctuary. Cecilia came to Sorocaba four....
Can't see the solar eclipse? Tune in online or on TV

Mon, 21 Aug 2017 09:07:10 -0400

Monday's solar eclipse is set to star in several special broadcasts on TV and online....
We don't want AI that can understand us – we'd only end up arguing

Mon, 21 Aug 2017 07:38:33 -0400

Asking whether machines can really understand us is meaningless.....
China’s Bitmain dominates bitcoin mining. Now it wants to cash in on artificial intelligence

Sun, 20 Aug 2017 18:00:09 -0400

Two years ago, a Chinese chip-design expert named Micree Zhan was reading China’s seminal science-fiction novel, The Three-Body Problem, by Liu Cixin, while wrestling with how to create a new processo....
Almanac: Dogs in space

Sun, 20 Aug 2017 01:19:00 -0400

On August 20, 1960, canine cosmonauts Belka and Strelka became the first dogs to survive an orbital space flight....
A Thorny Debate in Plate Tectonics May Finally Be Resolved

Mon, 21 Aug 2017 04:30:00 -0400

“In the grand scheme of things, plate tectonics is a young theory,” says Brian Savage, a seismologist at the University of Rhode Island. “The plate-tectonic theory is 50 or 60 years old. That’s not ol....
Children are the key to solving a 2000 year old philosophical mystery

Sun, 20 Aug 2017 07:00:46 -0400

Developmental psychologist Alison Gopnik has published countless studies in prestigious journals. Her work covers how children are more open-minded than adults (and often learn better, as a result), a....
This animated globe showing animal migration routes is mesmerizing

Mon, 21 Aug 2017 11:10:20 -0400

It shows migration routes for about 150 species based on tracking data shared by over 11,000 researchers from around the world. The pink lines follow the movement of animals covering at least 310 mil....
This Stock Could Be the Tesla of Healthcare

Sun, 20 Aug 2017 14:02:00 -0400

A little-known gene-editing pioneer, Editas Medicine, could have what it takes.....
Bill Nye the Science Guy on Fashion’s Obsession With Space

Mon, 21 Aug 2017 10:00:00 -0400

Why is everyone from Karl to Kanye suddenly inspired by NASA?....
The Weirdest Marvel Character Origins

Sun, 20 Aug 2017 22:45:00 -0400

Comic characters are known for sometimes having cliché origins -- lab accidents, childhood traumas, etc. -- but these 5 characters easily steer clear of that.....
Solar Eclipse Live Stream: Updates and Pictures as Totality Moves From Oregon to South Carolina

Mon, 21 Aug 2017 10:14:29 -0400

Update: 3:30 p.m. ET—This concludes Newsweek’s coverage of the 2017 solar eclipse. The eclipse was seen in a total of 14 states, passing through Oregon, Idaho, Wyoming, Montana, Nebraska, Iowa, Kansa....
Drone used to smuggle meth across US-Mexico border

Mon, 21 Aug 2017 08:28:39 -0400

13 pounds of drugs seized, worth an estimated $50 thousand....
How to watch a livestream of the solar eclipse

Mon, 21 Aug 2017 05:45:20 -0400

If cloud cover, work or geography stand in the way of witnessing Monday's solar eclipse, don't despair. There are plenty of other ways to bear witness to the first total solar eclipse to cross....
Illinois town gears up to become heart of U.S. eclipse

Mon, 21 Aug 2017 04:00:59 -0400

By Elly Park CARBONDALE, Ill. (Reuters) - The small southern Illinois town of Carbondale was revving up on Sunday to become eclipse central on the eve of a total solar eclipse that will traverse the ....
Millions pour into US towns in path of total eclipse

Sun, 20 Aug 2017 16:35:36 -0400

On Monday, when a total solar eclipse sweeps across the United States for the first time in 99 years, people gathering in Charleston, South Carolina, will be the last on the continent to experience it....
America’s solar eclipse might have been the most watched in history

Mon, 21 Aug 2017 19:20:02 -0400

See Vox’s collection of photos of the solar eclipse and the people who watched it around the country. Monday’s solar eclipse was truly an American experience, visible as a partial eclipse from all 50....
People Need to Calm Down About Their Pets and the Solar Eclipse

Sun, 20 Aug 2017 14:56:00 -0400

Do your cat and dog need glasses? We asked an expert.....
"Science and magic": One globetrotting couple's total eclipse bliss

Mon, 21 Aug 2017 00:41:00 -0400

Billy and Sharon Hahs have chased eclipses for 26 years; now the path of totality is heading straight to their farm....
NASA Moon Camera To Take Earth’s Photo During Solar Eclipse

Mon, 21 Aug 2017 11:25:51 -0400

During the total solar eclipse that is sweeping through the United States today, NASA’s moon camera will turn toward Earth.....