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Curiosity rover discovers a puzzling oxygen mystery on Mars – Digital Trends

NASA’s Curiosity Mars rover took this selfie on May 12, 2019 (the 2,405th Martian day, or sol, of the mission). NASA/JPL-Caltech/MSSS NASA’s Curiosity rover continues to make discoveries that challenge our understanding of the Martian environment. ...

Spin doctors: Astrophysicists find when galaxies rotate, size matters – Mirage News

ARC Centre of Excellence for Astrophysics in 3 DimensionsSky survey provides clues to how they change over time The direction in which a galaxy spins depends on its mass, researchers have found. A team of astrophysicists analysed 1418 galaxies and ...

“Staggering” –The Implications of Infinite Space (Weekend Feature) – The Daily Galaxy –Great Discoveries Channel

Posted on Nov 17, 2019 in Astronomy, Cosmology, Science, Space “If space is truly infinite,” observes Dan Hooper,  head of the Theoretical Astrophysics Group at the Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory, in At the Edge of Time, “the implications are ...

Scientists disprove Bolsonaro government claim devastating Amazon wildfires had nothing to do with deforestation – The Independent

Fires raging across the Amazon this summer were not “normal” new research shows, counteracting claims made by the Brazilian government that they were “below the historical average”.  Amazonian fires can occur in a number of ways but there is strong ...

The Milky Way’s black hole kicked a star out of our galaxy – News-Daily.com

Astronomers have spotted a star speeding through our galaxy at more than 3,728,227 mph. And in 100 million years, it will leave the Milky Way for good.But where did it come from and why is it in such a hurry to leave? Astronomers using the 3.9-meter ...

Sweat Through This 25-Minute Stair Workout For a Leg and Lung Burn You Won’t Believe – POPSUGAR

It doesn't matter how many miles I run or HIIT workouts I sweat through — jogging up a few flights of stairs is still guaranteed to leave me winded. Something about the combination of cardio and activating multiple muscle groups (hamstrings, quads, ...

Study suggests objective reality does not exist – TechCentral

Alternative facts are spreading like a virus across society. Now it seems they have even infected science — at least the quantum realm. This may seem counterintuitive. The scientific method is after all founded on the reliable notions of ...

Old dogs, new tricks: 10,000 pets needed for science – Lynchburg News and Advance

SEATTLE (AP) — Can old dogs teach us new tricks? Scientists are looking for 10,000 pets for the largest-ever study of aging in canines. They hope to shed light on human longevity too.The project will collect a pile of pooch data: vet records, DNA ...

Video: SDO caught the Mercury transit from space – lintelligencer

Video: SDO caught the Mercury transit from space Mercury underwent 13 transits during the entire century. In photos released by NASA, Mercury appears as a small black dot as it approaches the limb of the sun prior to its transit. Mercury and Earth ...

Meteor that streaked over Missouri weighed about 220 pounds – Morning Call

NASA says a meteor seen streaking through the sky behind the Gateway Arch in St. Louis was a basketball-size hunk of rock that broke off from an asteroid belt between Mars and Jupiter. The St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports that experts used hundreds ...

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