Study reveals an unprecedented change in Europe's fire regime

A study reveals an unprecedented change in the fire regime in Europe which is related to…

Triply eclipsing stellar systems

Stars with the mass of the sun or larger are typically accompanied by one or more…

A step on the way to better therapies against viruses

Most cells can defend themselves against viruses after they have been activated by the body’s own…

'Not all is lost' in climate change fight after Supreme Court limits EPA's regulatory power

The Supreme Court Thursday issued a ruling limiting the Environmental Protection Agency’s ability to regulate carbon…

Scientists investigate temperature effect on semiconductor optical amplifiers

The effect of temperature on the performance of the semiconductor optical amplifiers (SOAs) is an important…

Tidal heating could make exomoons much more habitable (and detectable)

Within the solar system, most of our astrobiological research is aimed at Mars, which is considered…

What the end of Roe v. Wade means for reproductive rights and privacy

On June 24, the Supreme Court released a decision in Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health Organization,…

Historical irrigation leaves long-lasting legacies on the prairie

A hallmark of environmental science is understanding how ecosystems respond to global change. Much of this…

ARRL Field Day 2022: 500,000 Contacts Already Reported

2022 ARRL Field Day wrapped up nearly a week ago, and ARRL Headquarters has already received…

It takes three: The genetic mutations that made rice cultivation possible

Rice has a long history as a staple food in Japan and other parts of Asia.…