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  • Washington PostWhat the new gravitational waves discovery means for the future of astronomyWashington PostIn August, for the first time ever, scientists witnessed the electromagnetic lightning and gravitational gusts from the stormy collision of two neutron stars in a distant galaxy. The cosmic cataclysm created a “kilonova” — a phenomenon that had never ...How Gravitational Waves Led Astronomers to Neutron Star GoldSpace.comGravitational waves: So many new toys to unwrapBBC NewsLet's Break Down What That Monumental Neutron Star Collision Actually Told UsGizmodoChristian Science Monitor -Live Science -Photonics.com -Salt Lake Tribuneall 421 news articles »

  • New York Daily NewsBig-brained dolphins and whales lead 'human-like lives'New York Daily NewsThe behaviors of 90 different species of dolphins, whales and porpoises showed that the bigger the species' brain, the more "human-like" their lives, according to a new study. (ultramarinfoto/Getty Images). BY Ariel Scotti. NEW YORK DAILY NEWS. Tuesday ...Peer pressure forced whales and dolphins to evolve big brains, like humansQuartz'Human-Like' Dolphins and Whales Kept Back From World Domination By ThumbsInverseWhale behaviour linked to brain sizeThe HinduToday.com -Tech Times -Toronto Star -The Guardianall 29 news articles »

  • Phys.OrgScientists determine source of world's largest mud eruptionPhys.OrgOn May 29, 2006, mud started erupting from several sites on the Indonesian island of Java and hasn't stopped since. The eruption became known as Lusi and is the most destructive ongoing mud eruption in history. Credit: Adriano Mazzini/The Lusi Lab ...Scientists explain world's largest mud eruptionUPI.comWorld's Largest Mud Flow Probably Powered By Underground Magma TunnelGizmodoall 4 news articles »

  • USA TODAY'Endurance': Hitch a ride with Scott Kelly as he relives 'A Year in Space'USA TODAYIn his new book, Endurance: A Year in Space, A Lifetime of Discovery (Knopf, 400 pp., out of four), astronaut Scott Kelly chronicles his life and his record-setting 340 days in space in 2015-2016 aboard the International Space Station (ISS). In a ...Don't doubt Elon Musk, says astronaut who spent a year in spaceCNBCAstronaut Scott Kelly is back on Earth and reliving his space stories in W. OrangeNJ.comAstronaut Scott Kelly's Latest Mission: A BookNPRWBUR -Tech Times -Ars Technica -Paradeall 14 news articles »

  • Ars TechnicaAir Force General: “We'd be dumb not to” fly on SpaceX's reusable rocketsArs TechnicaThe increasingly warm relationship between the US Air Force and the rocket company SpaceX appears to be approaching full-on bromance levels. The latest words of lavish praise for SpaceX have come from Gen. John W. Raymond, commander of Air Force ...The US Air Force Space Command Is “Completely Committed” to Recycled RocketsFuturismall 4 news articles »

  • Astronomy MagazineAstronomers Tally All the Gold in Our GalaxyAstronomy MagazineThat's what scientists learned from studying the debris fallout after a cosmic explosion called a kilonova — 1,000 times brighter than a standard nova — which appeared, and was witnessed by astronomers, in earthly skies Aug. 17. For decades ...Three cool, important discoveries from merging neutron starsThe Weather NetworkAstronomers just proved the incredible origin of nearly all gold, platinum, and silver in the universeBusiness InsiderStars Collided To Make Your GoldForbesThe Atlantic -Al-Arabiya -Western Journalism -TechRadarall 37 news articles »

  • wivb.comWhat cosmic crash confirmed: Einstein was as good as goldwivb.comThis illustration provided by the Carnegie Institution for Science depicts the collision of two neutron stars detected on Aug. 17, 2017. The explosion threw matter, light, radiation and gravitational waves into space. The discovery was reported on ...Gravitational waves shows us how gold is formedZME ScienceDiscovery confirms Einstein theory, exciting astronomersClemson NewsstandEven Einstein Doubted His Own Gravitational WavesDiscover Magazine (blog)Republica -euronewsall 14 news articles »

  • NewsweekAlligators are Feasting on Sharks in America's Rivers and Estuaries, Scientists DiscoverNewsweekThere is always a bigger fish, the old adage goes and if there isn't, at the very least there is a bigger alligator, new research confirms. Even when it comes to sharks—an infamous predator of the sea—as they risk becoming prey to the American ...Battle of the Jaws: Study Finds Alligators Eat SharksNewser (blog)Scientists Document 'Opportunistic' Alligators Eating SharksGizmodoAlligator actually eat sharks, researchers find (after pumping 500 'gator stomachs)MetroInternational Business Times UK -Washington Post -StarNewsOnline.com -AOLall 15 news articles »

  • Fox NewsAstronomers strike gold, witness massive cosmic collisionFox NewsBy closely observing two stars in outer space, and watching as the stars crashed into each other, back in August, scientists in the U.S. and Europe say they've now been able to unlock multiple secrets. It was a faint signal, but it told of one of the ...Scientists witness huge cosmic crash, find origins of goldPeninsula Daily Newsall 25 news articles »

  • Washington PostChina's 8½-ton space lab will soon crash to Earth. No one knows where it will hit.Washington PostSometime within the next few months, the heavens will come crashing down. Tiangong 1, which translates to “Heavenly Palace,” is China's first space laboratory, launched in September 2011, serving as a prototype for a permanent space station that it ...Tiangong-1: Timeline of China's Out-of-Control Space Station That Will Crash to Earth in Coming MonthsNewsweekFears of catastrophe as runaway Chinese space station hurtles toward EarthFox NewsA Chinese space lab will come crashing to Earth, but no one knows where its fragments might hitNew York Daily NewsMLive.com -Gizmodo -Popular Science -WPXI Pittsburghall 81 news articles »

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