Scientists create mineral that can remove CO2 pollution from the atmosphere

Scientists have found a way to produce a mineral, known as magnesite, in a lab that can absorb CO2 from the atmosphere, offering a potential strategy for tackling climate change.

I, too, created my first timelapse this weekend. Through the smoke of California’s wildfires

Are those meteors streaking across? That's a lot more than I expected.

New evidence from the University of California Berkeley shows that sleep deprivation spurs a...

Everyone knows how it feels to waste precious nighttime hours on Facebook and become too tired to interact with actual people the next day.

A philosopher explains America’s “post-truth” problem: “One of the first things that a serial...

The individual is insulated from outside forces and surrounded by people who think and believe the same things he or she thinks and believes.

This will be the world’s largest telescope: Engineers are building the Giant Magellan Telescope...

MUSIC] [MUSIC] [MUSIC] Its resolution is expected to be 10 times greater than the Hubble telescope.

No More Mondays. Colorado School District Moves to 4 Day Weeks – the four-day...

DENVER - A Colorado school district will transition from a five-day week to a four-day week beginning in August.

A team of local scientists has found that the size of South Koreans’ heads...

A team of local scientists has found that the size of South Koreans' heads grew rapidly after Korea's liberation from Japanese colonial rule in 1945.

Two cast iron spheres, one wrapped in aluminum foil, banged together to create thermite

I swear they used to sell sets of these at the grocery when I was a kid.

Decided to try one of those long exposure shots that everyone else does for...

Wow, the water effects are just wonderful. Great picture!!

A Kaiser Permanente study of more than 80,000 children born over a 4-year period...

A Kaiser Permanente study of more than 80,000 children born over a 4-year period showed that the prenatal Tdap vaccination was not associated with increased risk of autism spectrum disorder in children.

Interviews with 100 CBT-therapists reveal 43 per cent of clients experience unwanted side-effects from...

Just like any form of psychotherapy, CBT is not without the risk of unwanted adverse effects.

Employer expectations on off-hours email: new study shows adverse health effects on workers and...

Employer expectations of work email monitoring during nonwork hours are detrimental to the health and well-being of not only employees but their family members as well.

Reduction of a ceric sulfate solution with hydrogen peroxide

Forbidden OJ turns into forbidden Sprite.

Rapid evolutionary changes that led to the extraordinary complexity of the human brain may...

A series of repeated DNA sequences unique to humans may be linked to the development of schizophrenia and bipolar disorder, according to a new study by researchers at the School of Medicine.

Thermochromism

Looks like someone just spilling red Kool-Aid over a perfectly nice pancake.

Court orders ban on harmful pesticide, says EPA violated law

In a split decision, the court said Thursday that Pruitt, a Republican forced to resign earlier this summer amid ethics scandals, violated federal law by ignoring the conclusions of agency scientists that chlorpyrifos is harmful.

I made a timelapse last night and caught some of the Perseids

The majority of the streaks you see are stars, the Perseids are the bright short lines you see that are generally traveling in a different direction from the rest of the stars. The long straight lines that are traveling across the paths of the stars are planes and satellites.

For the first time ever, scientists have been able to observe the speed at...

We have been able to watch death travelling for the first time - and it moves in a wave at a pace of 30 micrometres per minute.

Mars casts a warm reflection on the surface of the ocean during an opposition...

So let me get this straight, a photon bounced from the sun to mar which then came to earth and bounced on the ocean then into my eyes? (or rather the camera) AND it is so bright that the color of the martian ground is on the ocean?

An analysis of 16,000 stories, across 100 U.S. communities, finds very little actual local...

We talk about news deserts and shuttering newspapers.