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How Space Station and Moon Missions Will Prep Astronauts for Mars

Google Science Feeds - 9 hours 35 min ago
NASA's push to land humans on the moon in 2024, along with the agency's ongoing research on the International Space Station (ISS), could serve as excellent analog environments for a mission to Mars, several researchers said at the Humans to Mars ...

Evidence of water found on Ultima Thule: NASA

Google Science Feeds - 9 hours 43 min ago
NASA has found evidence for a unique mixture of methanol, water ice, and organic molecules on the surface of the farthest ever object explored by mankind-- Ultima Thule. By PTI |Washington | Updated: May 20, 2019 4:10:44 pm. 61 Shares ...

The Milky Way has been shot with an invisible gun — and the criminal has gotten away

Google Science Feeds - 9 hours 50 min ago
A mysterious matter has punched holes into our galaxy but looks invisible when seen by a telescope directly. However, scientists know it exists. These "bullet holes" were discovered by researcher Ana Bonaca, a researcher at the Harvard-Smithsonian Center ...

Mysterious dark matter smashed through our milky way and it's hiding somewhere

Google Science Feeds - 9 hours 51 min ago
Scientists have made a critical discovery in terms of space exploration and in understanding our own universe. A "bullet" of dark matter shot through space recently, leaving a hole through the Milky Way. The "bullet" has been described as a "low-mass ...

Liposuction rise linked to gym wear trend

Health News BBC - 10 hours 15 min ago
More women are seeking surgery, possibly to get a body that looks good in trendy gym clothing, says surgeon.

NASA Astrobee Bot Completes First Hardware Check Aboard ISS

Google Science Feeds - 10 hours 23 min ago
NASA astronaut Anne McClain performs the first series of tests of an Astrobee robot, Bumble, during a hardware checkout (via NASA). Stay on target. Watch: Here's What It's Like to Hike Mountain Trails on Mars · NASA's First Kuiper Belt Flyby Results Explore ...

Anglia Ruskin to help trial £2.7m dementia radio

Google Science Feeds - 11 hours 1 min ago
A £2.7 million project to use artificial intelligence to adapt and personalise live radio, with the aim of transforming life for people living alone with dementia, will be trialled in Cambridgeshire by Anglia Ruskin University music therapists. Radio Me will address ...

Scientists create the loudest possible sound

Google Science Feeds - 11 hours 9 min ago
A team led by Gabriel Blaj, a staff scientist at the SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory and Stanford University, has produced a record-shattering underwater sound with an intensity that eclipses that of a rocket launch. The intensity of the sound was high ...

Turning one greenhouse gas into another could combat climate change

Google Science Feeds - 11 hours 24 min ago
While carbon dioxide is the notorious villain of climate change, methane is actually a much more potent greenhouse gas. The world doesn't pump out nearly as much of it and its warming effect doesn't last nearly as long, but molecule-for-molecule it traps 84 ...

This early sauropod went from walking on four legs to two as it grew

Google Science Feeds - 11 hours 24 min ago
Most long-necked sauropods lumbered on four legs all their lives to support their titanic bulk. But an early relative of such behemoths as Brachiosaurus made the unusual transition from walking on four legs to two as it grew, a new study shows. Diminutive at ...

Design talks for second phase of world's largest telescope start in Malta today

Google Science Feeds - 11 hours 29 min ago
Malta is serving as fertile ground for innovation this week as top scientists converge on the Old University Building in Valletta to create the software enabling the world's largest radio telescope to detect every single galaxy in the universe. Engineers and ...

Rare 'blue flower moon' will appear in Saturday night's sky

Google Science Feeds - 11 hours 30 min ago
May only has one full moon, and that falls on Saturday the 18th. You have probably heard of or have even used the phrase, "once in a blue moon". But what is it with Saturday's Blue Moon? However, this weekend we can get a glimpse of the unusual full moon ...

Bedbugs were around 100 million years ago when dinosaurs roamed

Google Science Feeds - 11 hours 40 min ago
Professor Mike Siva-Jothy from the University of Sheffield, who was the part of the study published in the Current Biology Journal says that evolutionary history of the bedbugs is very complex, as they existed alongside dinosaurs and not extinct with the large ...

First Ever Video of T Cell "Safety Training"

Google Science Feeds - 11 hours 42 min ago
News May 20, 2019 | Original story from The University of Texas at Austin. First Ever Video of T Cell "Safety Training". For the first time ever, UT Austin researchers captured the process in which developing killer T-cells (purple and white) are tested by ...

Top scientists meet in Malta to help design the world's largest telescope

Google Science Feeds - 11 hours 55 min ago
Top scientists from eight different countries are meeting in Malta this week to create the software enabling the world's largest radio telescope to detect every single galaxy in the universe. Engineers and astronomers will be discussing the design of the best ...

SpaceX delays launch of internet network satellites

Google Science Feeds - 12 hours 40 min ago
SpaceX is one of a few companies that needs to update internet delivery. This is Starlink, and it's finally happening. The launch, which was initially envisaged for Wednesday, was first delayed because of high winds. As is par for the course for SpaceX now, ...

NASA Hubble Telescope snaps new star formation from galaxy collision

Google Science Feeds - 13 hours 4 min ago
NASA scientists have suspected that the NGC 4485 has been involved in a collision with a bypassing galaxy. Rather than destroying the galaxy, there's a possibility of a new generation of stars, and possibly planets. NASA Hubble Telescope snaps new star ...

Decoded: Cannabis plant evolved on the Tibetan Plateau

Google Science Feeds - 13 hours 58 min ago
The dilemma surrounding the place of evolution of the cannabis plant has been a topic of immense interest lately. A recent analysis of ancient pollen suggests it evolved some 3 kilometers above sea level on the Tibetan Plateau. Interestingly, this site is only a ...

NASA researchers find evidence of water, organics on Kuiper Belt object Ultima Thule

Google Science Feeds - 14 hours 57 sec ago
NASA has found evidence for a unique mixture of methanol, water ice, and organic molecules on Ultima Thule's surface–the farthest world ever explored by mankind. The US space agency has published the first profile of Ultima Thule–an ancient relic from ...

Migraine: What happens in the brain when you have one?

Health News BBC - 14 hours 7 min ago
It's estimated that one in seven people are affected by migraines.

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