Astronomers have mapped the tangled web woven by the magnetic field of a gas cloud as it births a star. Our own solar system might have looked the same in its earliest days, the researchers said. (Space.com) More
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Posted on 15 December 2017 | 1:20 am | Google News
How seabirds cross the oceans by using their sense of smell: Birds who temporarily had the sense blocked struggled ...
Sea birds' sense of smell is a key factor in how they navigate the oceans, scientists at Oxford University have found. They believe an experiment on shearwaters in the Mediterranean answers the complex question which zoologists have debated for decades ...
Posted on 1 September 2017 | 7:46 pm | Google News
Trump Has Quietly Accomplished More Than It Appears
The actual government, the administration of Donald Trump, is coming off the worst week of his presidency, although there haven't been any smooth weeks. Trump's top legislative priority, repealing and replacing the Affordable Care Act, seems dead for ...
Posted on 2 August 2017 | 7:07 am | Google News
The stunning simulation that reveals our sun may be an 'ordinary' solar star after all
The sun follows a roughly-11 year cycle, during which activity fluctuates like a pendulum. Now, for example, the sun is thought to be heading toward solar minimum – a point expected in 2019-2020. This means activity at the surface will change, seeing a ...
NASA's SDO Watches a Sunspot Turn Toward Earth | NASA
Posted on 14 July 2017 | 11:08 am | Google News
Burning Fossil Fuels Almost Ended All Life on Earth
“I'm a science journalist,” I said, jolted from my reverie on the shoulder of I-68 in Maryland, where a crowd of geologists had gathered on a field trip to poke at some rocks revealed by the highway department's dynamite. The rocks, slate gray and ...
Posted on 11 July 2017 | 6:00 am | Google News
Young Star's Roiling Gas Cloud Shows Chaotic Magnetic Field
Astronomers have mapped the tangled web woven by the magnetic field of a gas cloud as it births a star. The Earth's solar system might have looked the same in its earliest days, the researchers said. Researchers using the Atacama Large Millimeter ...
Posted on 19 June 2017 | 5:58 am | Google News
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