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8 cubicle dwellers with serious Christmas spirit

If you work in a cubicle farm or any office with partitions, you know how hard it can be to personalize your space and make it your own. Some people add personal items like family photos or plants, but other…

Science around the planet uses images of earth from the space station

(NASA/Johnson Space Center) Astronaut photography from the space station provides regional and global perspectives of land surfaces and what is changing on those land surfaces which is the basis for a variety of scientific research.

Clive James: Mass Death Dies Hard

Preface: Clive James, legendary Australian author, poet, humorist & climate skeptic, has died. The GWPF has republished his 2017 essay ‘‘Mass Death Dies Hard’‘ in his memory. * * * * * The proponents of man-made climate catastrophe have asked…

Bad news for Nemo

(Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution) The beloved anemone fish popularized by the movies ‘Finding Nemo’ and ‘Finding Dory’ don’t have the genetic capacity to adapt to rapid changes in their environment, according to a new study.

ESA studies human hibernation for space travel

In movies and books, fictional astronauts enter ‘suspended animation’ to cross the vastness of space. Recently ESA investigated how real-life crew hibernation would impact a space mission to Mars.

Mom creates artistic masterpieces out of healthy food for her children

Laleh Mohmedi is putting most parents’ lopsided Mickey Mouse pancakes to shame. The creator of Jacob’s Food Diaries on Instagram began playing with food when her son, Jacob, was around 2 years old. Though her son wasn’t a picky eater,…

Schwarzenegger Terminates Any Chance He’s Serious About Climate Change

Los Angeles, 2019 A.D. The weightlifter rose from the ashes of the box-office bomb. His war to get people to pay attention to him has raged for decades, but the final battle would not be fought on the silver screen….

EurekAlert! fellowship spotlights early-career science journalists from Latin America, other emerging regions

(American Association for the Advancement of Science) Five early-career science journalists from emerging regions will attend the 2020 AAAS Annual Meeting as winners of the 2020 EurekAlert! Fellowships for International Science Reporters.

Photosynthesis seen in a new light by rapid X-ray pulses

(Arizona State University) In a new study, led by Petra Fromme and Nadia Zatsepin at the Biodesign Center for Applied Structural Discovery, the School of Molecular Sciences and the Department of Physics at ASU, researchers investigated the structure of Photosystem I (PSI) with ultrashort X-ray pulses at the European X-ray Free Electron Laser (EuXFEL), located in Hamburg, Germany.