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This Year's Atlantic Hurricane Season Is So Bad We Ran Out of Names Two Storms Ago

Kimberly Wood, The Conversation {authortext} Here's how active this year's Atlantic hurricane season has been: When Tropical Storm Wilfred formed on September 18, the National Hurricane...

Wildfire Smoke Could Leave Lungs Vulnerable to COVID-19 And The Flu, Warn Scientists

MORGAN MCFALL-JOHNSEN, Business Insider {authortext} Unprecedented wildfires have been raging along the West Coast for more than a week. Tens of thousands of people have fled their...

Astronomers Have Discovered a Surprise Asteroid Orbiting Closer to The Sun Than Venus

Evan Gough, Universe Today {authortext} Astronomers have painstakingly built models of the asteroid population, and those models predict that there will be ~1 km sized asteroids...

The 943-Dimensional Chess of a Trustworthy Covid-19 Vaccine

Adam Rogers {authortext} Mostly, the protocols are just thick volumes of procedures—the instruction manuals for the trials. How big a dose of vaccine will participants in...

What’s Causing the Mass Bird Die-Off in the Southwest?

Phoebe Weston {authortext} This story originally appeared in The Guardian and is part of the Climate Desk collaboration. Thousands of migrating birds have inexplicably died in the...

Mathematicians May Have Figured Out How ‘Stone Forests’ Form

Jennifer Ouellette, Ars Technica There are many wondrous geologic formations in nature, from Giant's Causeway in Ireland to Castleton Tower in Utah, and the various...

Archaeology breakthrough: How 'chance discovery' uncovered the oldest church in Holy Land

The archaeology wonder was uncovered in the ancient city of Megiddo, one of Israel's oldest and most famous bibilcal cities. Located about 56 miles...

Alien life: Astronomers unveil ET-tracking device

Our planet contains all the known ingredients required for life as we know it. These include liquid water, at least one source of energy,...

Stop Saying Isaac Newton Was an Overachiever in Lockdown. Here's The Reality

Mike McRae There's no doubt that modern science owes the 17th century English polymath Sir Isaac Newton some gratitude. You don't get a whole unit...

Archaeology news: 'Important' 48,000-year tooth belonged to one of last Italy Neanderthals

According to the researchers, the tooth is an upper canine milk-tooth. It most likely belonged to a child between the age of 11 and 12...

Shark breakthrough: Scientists name 'absolutely huge' beast bigger than great white shark

There are more than 400 recognised species of shark, of which the deadly great white is the best-known one. Thanks to films like Jaws...

Rocket Lab Could Beat NASA Back to Venus in the Search for ET

Daniel Oberhaus But Venus is a particularly hostile destination. On the surface, temperatures are hot enough to melt lead, and the atmospheric pressures are intense....

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CDC backtracks on warning that coronavirus is airborne

By Brianna Ehley The version posted quietly Friday cautioned that the virus spreads mainly through "aerosols, produced when an infected person coughs, sneezes, sings, talks,...

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