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New instrument extends LIGO's reach  PHYS.ORG · 1 day
Just a year ago, the National Science Foundation-funded Laser Interferometer Gravitational-wave Observatory, or LIGO, was picking up whispers of gravitational waves every month or so. Now, a new addition to the system is enabling the instruments to detect... more
Detecting solar flares, more in real time  SCIENCE DAILY · 3 days
Computers can learn to find flares and other events in vast streams of solar images to help forecasters issue timely alerts, according to a new study. The machine-learning technique searches satellite data for features... more
Detecting solar flares, more in real time  PHYS.ORG · 3 days
Computers can learn to find solar flares and other events in vast streams of solar images and help NOAA forecasters issue timely alerts, according to a new study. The machine-learning technique, developed by scientists... more
Harnessing the power of CRISPR in space and time  PHYS.ORG · 4 days
Researchers in Vienna from Ulrich Elling's laboratory at IMBA—Institute of Molecular Biotechnology of the Austrian Academy of Sciences—in collaboration with the Vienna BioCenter Core Facilities have developed a revolutionary CRISPR... more
Carbon Soccer Ball with Extra Proton Probably Most Abundant Form in Space  ASTRO WATCH · 1 week
It is one of the most common forms of carbon in space: C60, a soccer ball-shaped carbon molecule, but one that has an extra... more
Harnessing the power of CRISPR in space and time  nanowerk · 1 week
Scientists have developed a revolutionary CRISPR technology called ?CRISPR-Switch?, which enables unprecedented control of the CRISPR technique in both space and time. more
Watch live: third #SpacewalkForAMS  ESA · 1 week
ESA astronaut Luca Parmitano and his spacewalking buddy NASA astronaut Andrew Morgan will venture beyond the International Space Station’s airlock for the third time on 2 December as... more
Dutch-Chinese radio telescope antennas unfolded behind the moon  PHYS.ORG · 1 week
The three antennas on the Dutch-Chinese radio telescope, which is currently located behind the moon, have been unfolded. This was officially announced today by the Dutch team. The Netherlands-China Low Frequency Explorer... more
Carbon soccer ball with extra proton probably most abundant form in space  PHYS.ORG · 2 weeks
It is one of the most common forms of carbon in space: C60, a soccer ball-shaped carbon molecule, but one that has an extra... more
NASA space data can cut disaster response times, costs  SCIENCE DAILY · 2 weeks
According to a new study, emergency responders could cut costs and save time by using near-real-time satellite data along with other decision-making tools after a flooding disaster. more
NASA space data can cut disaster response times, costs  PHYS.ORG · 2 weeks
According to a new study, emergency responders could cut costs and save time by using near-real-time satellite data along with other decision-making tools after a flooding disaster. more
Your RNA May Have Come from Space, Meteor Study Suggests  LIVE SCIENCE · 2 weeks
Scientists have detected ribose and other bioessential sugars in ancient meteorite samples for the first time, suggesting that RNA may have come from space and played a crucial... more
What If Space-Time Were 'Chunky'? It Would Forever Change the Nature of Reality.  LIVE SCIENCE · 2 weeks
An ambitious new fleet of spacecraft could reveal whether space-time is smooth or chunky, and in doing so the ultimate nature of... more
How LISA pathfinder detected dozens of 'comet crumbs'  SCIENCE DAILY · 2 weeks
Scientists leveraged LISA Pathfinder's record-setting sensitivity (designed to ripples in space-time produced by, among other things, merging black holes) for a different purpose much closer to home -- mapping microscopic dust shed... more
Research uncovers first evidence of RNA-triggered phase separation  PHYS.ORG · 2 weeks
A fundamental question in biology is how cells orchestrate chemical reactions in time and space. more
How LISA pathfinder detected dozens of 'comet crumbs'  PHYS.ORG · 3 weeks
LISA Pathfinder, a mission led by ESA (the European Space Agency) that included NASA contributions, successfully demonstrated technologies needed to build a future space-based gravitational wave observatory, a tool for detecting ripples... more
With Mars Methane Mystery Unsolved, Curiosity Serves Scientists a New One: Oxygen  ASTRO WATCH · 3 weeks
For the first time in the history of space exploration, scientists have measured the seasonal changes in the gases that fill the air directly... more
A virtual reality camera captures life and science aboard the space station  PHYS.ORG · 3 weeks
With only minutes until sunrise aboard the International Space Station (ISS), astronaut Nick Hague rushed to shut off the lights in the Japanese Experiment... more
With Mars methane mystery unsolved, Curiosity serves scientists a new one: Oxygen  PHYS.ORG · 3 weeks
For the first time in the history of space exploration, scientists have measured the seasonal changes in the gases that fill the air directly... more
With Mars methane mystery unsolved, Curiosity serves scientists a new one: Oxygen  SCIENCE DAILY · 3 weeks
For the first time in the history of space exploration, scientists have measured the seasonal changes in the gases that fill the air directly... more
NASA instrument to probe planet clouds on European mission  PHYS.ORG · 4 weeks
NASA will contribute an instrument to a European space mission that will explore the atmospheres of hundreds of planets orbiting stars beyond our Sun, or exoplanets, for the first time. more
MoS2 pixel arrays for real-time photoluminescence imaging of redox molecules  Science Magazine · 4 weeks
Measuring the behavior of redox-active molecules in space and time is crucial for understanding chemical and biological systems and for developing new technologies. Optical schemes are noninvasive and... more
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