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Macron entices US scientists to France with climate grants as summit starts

Added: 12.12.2017 7:31 | 1 views | 0 comments

In a rebuke to US antipathy towards climate science, France's leader has announced the first winners of grants for international scientists to carry out their research in France.


The mystery of the early universe's enormous black hole

Added: 11.12.2017 17:50 | 1 views | 0 comments

For a scientist, perplexity is the most exhilarating state of mind, because unexpected phenomena are often the most direct path to discoveries. And a recent observation from one of the furthest corners of the universe -- an ancient and enormous black hole -- has set the astronomical world buzzing. It is hard to understand how a black hole became so big, so long ago.


Nvidia's Powerful Titan V GPU Takes Aim at AI on the PCNvidia's Powerful Titan V GPU Takes Aim at AI on the PC

Added: 08.12.2017 19:40 | 4 views | 0 comments

The company's new Titan V product with its 110 teraflops of performance is designed for scientists and researchers who want to run HPC workloads on their PCs.

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Voyager 1 spacecraft thrusters fired up for first time since '80

Added: 02.12.2017 15:13 | 5 views | 0 comments

NASA scientists are able to fire up a set of thrusters on Voyager 1 for the first time since 1980, allowing the spacecraft to orient itself in interstellar space, 13 billion miles from Earth.


11-year old wins $25,000 science prize

Added: 28.11.2017 15:40 | 2 views | 0 comments

Gitanjali Rao, a seventh grader from Colorado, has been awarded the title of "America's top young scientist" for designing a compact device to detect lead in drinking water, which she believes can be faster and cheaper than other current methods.


Great Barrier Reef receives fertility treatment

Added: 27.11.2017 13:27 | 3 views | 0 comments

Australian scientists are optimistic that a fertility treatment for coral could help regenerate the Great Barrier Reef.


New NASA tool can tell you which glacier may flood your city

Added: 17.11.2017 16:30 | 9 views | 0 comments

Sea level rise is one of the most recognizable consequences of climate change and is likely to be one of the most destructive as well. Projecting when destructive coastal inundation could occur in your city just became easier, thanks to a new tool developed by NASA scientists.


Scientists issue dire warning to humanity over planet's future

Added: 14.11.2017 23:50 | 5 views | 0 comments

More than 16,000 scientists from 184 countries have published a second warning to humanity advising that we need to change our wicked ways to help the planet.


Earliest winemaking traced back 8,000 years

Added: 14.11.2017 19:10 | 6 views | 0 comments

The earliest evidence of winemaking has been traced back 8,000 years to Georgia by an international team of scientists.


Scientists replace skin of 'butterfly child'

Added: 10.11.2017 10:01 | 6 views | 0 comments

For the first time, doctors were able to treat a child who had a life-threatening rare genetic skin disease through a transplant of skin grown using genetically modified stem cells.


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