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Why yawns are contagious—in all kinds of animals | Science

The simple sight of another individual yawning causes lots of of us to open...

Screw gravity!

Screw gravity!

Reaction of Fuming Nitric Acid with Nitrile Gloves

Reaction of Fuming Nitric Acid with Nitrile Gloves

One step closer to making terahertz technology usable in the real world

Wladislaw Michailow revealing gadget in the cleanroom, and a terahertz detector after fabrication. Credit: Wladislaw...

Microchips that mimic the human brain could make AI far more energy efficient | Science

Artificial intelligence (AI) makes computer game more sensible and assists your phone acknowledge your...

Cool Stuff

Space

Mars and Jupiter’s retrograde orbits through Libra and Scorpius. This will occur during 2016 (made in Stellarium at x1,000,000 speed).

Mars and Jupiter’s retrograde orbits through Libra and Scorpius. This will occur during 2016 (made in Stellarium at...

Tidal locking; the reason we only ever see one face of the moon.

Tidal locking; the reason we only ever see one face of the moon.

A laboratory simulation of a meteor impact event and crater formation [Part Two]

A laboratory simulation of a meteor impact event and crater formation [Part Two]

A laboratory simulation of a meteor impact event [Part One]

A laboratory simulation of a meteor impact event [Part One]

Nanotechnology

Ultrafast switching in a quantum electronic device

Ultrafast switching in a quantum electronic device

Electronic circuits that compute and store information contain millions of tiny switches that control the flow of electric...

Tech

Why yawns are contagious—in all kinds of animals | Science

The simple sight of another individual yawning causes lots of of us to open our mouths broad...

General

Why are so many moose dying in Maine?

This post was initially included on Field & Stream. Maine is moose nation. Outside of Alaska, it has...

Nature & Environment

‘We can’t eat a new road’: Fears over the true cost of Exxon’s oil bonanza in Guyana

This story was initially released by The Guardian and is recreated here as part of the Climate...

Health & BioTech

U.S. allows Merck’s COVID-19 pill amid safety, variant concerns

The U.S Food and Drug Administration (FDA) on Thursday authorized another brand-new pill to deal with the...