Coronavirus mutation may have made it more contagious

A study involving more than 5,000 COVID-19 patients in Houston finds that the virus that causes…

Asteroid's scars tell stories of its past

Asteroid Bennu only recently migrated into Earth’s neighborhood, according to a detailed analysis of impact marks…

New study reveals United States a top source of plastic pollution in coastal environments

A study published today in the journal Science Advances has revealed that the United States ranks…

To survive asteroid impact, algae learned to hunt

Tiny, seemingly harmless ocean plants survived the darkness of the asteroid strike that killed the dinosaurs…

New drone technology improves ability to forecast volcanic eruptions

Specially-adapted drones developed by a UCL-led international team have been gathering data from never-before-explored volcanoes that…

NASA Spaceline Current Awareness List #922 30 October 2020 (Space Life Science Research Results)

NASA Spaceline Current Awareness List #922 30 October 2020 (Space Life Science Research Results) …

NASA Awards Contract for Engineering, Science Software

NASA has awarded a contract to MathWorks Inc. of Natick, Massachusetts, to provide new software licenses,…

A new spin on atoms gives scientists a closer look at quantum weirdness

A team of researchers has developed a new way to control and measure atoms that are…

Breaking the ice at European Polar Science Week

Breaking the ice at European Polar Science Week Click here for original story, Breaking…

A new spin on atoms gives scientists a closer look at quantum weirdness

When atoms get extremely close, they develop intriguing interactions that could be harnessed to create new…