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Help scientists create a global map of night sky brightness with the Dark Sky Meter app on your smartphone.
Welcome to the last day of February. The next leap day will be February 29, 2016. The reason for leap years explained here.
Engineers at McGill have invented a new biomimetic technique that can make glass more shatter resistant.
The 17th annual Great Backyard Bird Count takes place worldwide February 14-17. It’s your chance to help scientists track the health of bird populations.
Thousands displaced from their homes. Disaster agencies still mobilizing medical and social services. A thin layer of ash expected to arrive in Malay Peninsula on Wednesday.
Some scientists believe the Grand Canyon formed 70 million years ago. But a new study suggests that it formed in its entirety only 5 to 6 million years ago.
The new open access science journal, Earth’s Future, aims to publish papers geared toward finding solutions to coupled human and planetary challenges.
Engineers at the Pacific Northwest National Laboratory have developed a pressure cooker-like technique that can convert algae into biofuel in less than an hour.
Scientists discover hidden biofluorescent universe on coral reefs with the use of cameras equipped with special light filters.