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“Hey, while you're there, could you grab us some data?”
"Gravity has always been a major part of my life."
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Saddled with poisoned real estate, one city turns to GM trees to mop up the mess.
The sperm can be used to reseed the reef in the future.
100 years ago, Popular Science marked the start of WWI with a collection of anti-war essays.
The Australian government is trying to keep the Great Barrier Reef off the United Nations' "endangered" listing, but scientists say their plan isn't good enough.
It worked in the lab—but will it work in the jungle?
The space was recently discovered using particle physics, and cosmic rays.
Reader Nicole Thayer of Miami asks: How do scientists track great whites?
Scientists cross mice that have normal hearing with prolific breeders to get the best of both worlds in a new super mouse