HOME | SITE MAP

More Science from Scientific American

Science news and technology updates from Scientific American

Comsat Launch Bolsters China's Dreams for Landing on the Moon's Far Side

Tue, 22 May 2018 10:45:00 GMT

The Queqiao orbiter will serve as a vital communications relay between the Earth and future lunar landers—and perform some science, too

-- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com


Quantum Physics May Be Even Spookier Than You Think

Mon, 21 May 2018 10:45:00 GMT

A new experiment hints at surprising hidden mechanics of quantum superpositions

-- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com


Astronomers Spot Potential "Interstellar" Asteroid Orbiting Backward around the Sun

Mon, 21 May 2018 12:00:00 GMT

The three-kilometer-wide object is near Jupiter; future spacecraft could visit if its status is confirmed

-- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com


Stool-Pigeon Poop Reveals Bird-Racing Fouls

Wed, 16 May 2018 01:20:00 GMT

Racing pigeons is big business—and doping is common. Now scientists have devised a way to detect doping in the avian athletes. Christopher Intagliata reports.

-- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com


Leading Science Museum Turns the Page on a Prominent #MeToo Case

Mon, 21 May 2018 13:00:00 GMT

More than three years after a high-profile male anthropologist at the American Museum of Natural History was accused of sexual misconduct, a respected female anthropologist will replace him

-- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com


The New Biography of the Sun

Thu, 17 May 2018 13:30:00 GMT

Our closest star has a much more exciting biography than scientists once assumed. New research illuminates the sun's past and potential future

-- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com


Sexual Selection at Chicheley Hall

Sat, 19 May 2018 19:00:00 GMT

A meeting of horned beetles and dinosaurs, peacocks and cichlid fishes…

-- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com


Earth's Ozone Layer Is under Attack--Again

Tue, 22 May 2018 20:15:00 GMT

Despite a long-standing international ban, ozone-destroying chlorofluorocarbons are surging back into Earth’s atmosphere from unknown sources

-- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com


When Do Puppies Hit "Peak Cuteness" to Humans?

Sun, 20 May 2018 12:00:00 GMT

Nature strategically times this stage of a pup’s development for a good reason

-- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com


Cosmic Conflict: Diverging Data on Universe's Expansion Polarizes Scientists

Wed, 16 May 2018 10:45:00 GMT

A disagreement between two canonical measures of intergalactic distances could signal a renaissance in physics—or deep flaws in our studies of cosmic evolution

-- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com


Great Ape Makes Good Doc

Wed, 16 May 2018 21:00:00 GMT

Orangutans were observed to use plant extracts to treat their own pain.

-- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com


Google's AI Assistant Does Your Talk Tasks

Thu, 17 May 2018 19:38:00 GMT

The new Google AI voice assistant, called Duplex, highlights the intricacies of carrying out a mundane human-style conversation, as it keeps you off the phone.

-- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com


The Ripple Effect

Tue, 22 May 2018 13:00:00 GMT



-- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com


Gunshot Sensors Pinpoint Destructive "Fish Bombs"

Fri, 18 May 2018 10:45:00 GMT

Technology developed for urban crimes can help localize blasts that destroy coral reefs

-- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com


Why SpaceX's "Block 5" Is a Big Deal

Sat, 19 May 2018 13:00:00 GMT

Psst! Want a used rocket? I've got a lovely one for you, ready to fly today

-- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com


Kilauea's Next Eruptions May Mirror a Big One in Its Past

Tue, 15 May 2018 18:00:00 GMT

A giant 1924 explosion, when steam jets blew boulders from the summit, had many of the precursors we see now

-- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com


Maria Agnesi, the Greatest Female Mathematician You've Never Heard of

Wed, 16 May 2018 12:00:00 GMT

Born 300 years ago this month, Agnesi was the first woman to write a mathematics textbook and to be appointed to a university chair in math

-- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com


Here Come the Waves

Tue, 22 May 2018 13:15:00 GMT

After a clutch of historic detections, gravitational-wave researchers have set their sights on some ambitious scientific quarry

-- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com


Algae Living inside Salamanders Aren't Happy about the Situation

Sun, 20 May 2018 16:00:00 GMT

The world’s only known vertebrate–microbe symbiosis appears to be good for the salamander, but stressful for the alga. So why do they put up with it?

-- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com


Maybe We Could "See" a Singularity After All

Tue, 22 May 2018 15:00:00 GMT

When black holes collide, interactions between their cores might leave an imprint on the resulting gravitational waves

-- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com


Making Electricity Consumes a Lot of Water--What's the Best Way to Fix That?

Sun, 20 May 2018 13:00:00 GMT

Reducing water consumption from power plants is a worthy conservation strategy, but the cost may outweigh the benefits compared with alternatives like desalinating saltwater

-- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com


Is This Going to Be a Stand-Up Fight, Sir, or Another Sloth Hunt?

Sun, 20 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT

Ice age tracks show how humans harassed giant ground sloths

-- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com


Kilauea's Lava Is Now Spilling into the Ocean--Here's Why That's Dangerous

Tue, 22 May 2018 16:45:00 GMT

A pair of scientists discuss the hazards that Kilauea might pose before it finishes erupting

-- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com


Countries with Less Gender Equity Have More Women in STEM--Huh?

Thu, 17 May 2018 11:00:00 GMT

It seems like a paradox, but it may have more to do with how we measure equity

-- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com


Interior's Handling of Science Gives Climate Advocates a Sense of Déjà Vu

Tue, 15 May 2018 15:15:00 GMT

Climate science is being sidelined and ignored at the department, watchdogs say

-- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com




© Copyright 2018 Keral Craft. All rights reserved.
Unauthorized duplication in part or whole strictly prohibited by international copyright law.