Sunflowers say summertime, yes?
Any drop in solar activity will be dwarfed by the impact of increased carbon dioxide in the atmosphere, says Jim Wild of Lancaster University.
Women make up 25 percent of the New Horizons flyby team. Science team leader Fran Bagenal said, “This isn’t remarkable – it’s just how it is.”
Telstar was the first satellite able to relay television signals between Europe and North America. It launched on this date … and helped change the world.
Cities adapt to growing ranks of coyotes, cougars and other urban wildlife
The colors in fireworks help create “ohhhhs” and “ahhhhs.” But what creates the colors?
World timekeepers will add one extra second on June 30, 2015. Meanwhile, a proposal to dump the leap second has been deferred until October.
It feels instantaneous, but how long does it really take to think a thought?
Not just any loud sound will shatter a glass. It has to be the right resonant frequency.
Scientists have cooled a molecule down to 500-billionths of a degree above absolute zero, a million times colder than interstellar space.