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Is it a bird? Is it a plane? No, it's a super speedy pulsar

IS IT A BIRD? IS IT A PLANE? NO, IT'S A SUPER SPEEDY PULSAR

A super speedy pulsar has been spotted dashing across the sky, discovered using NASA's Fermi Gamma-ray Space Telescope and the Very...

Transgender rights debate: Separating the facts from the fiction

TRANSGENDER RIGHTS DEBATE: SEPARATING THE FACTS FROM THE FICTION

As the transgender rights debate heats up, we look at the science, facts and statistics.

 
 
 
Les éjections de particules rejetées par l'astéroïde Bennu surprennent la NASA

LES ÉJECTIONS DE PARTICULES REJETÉES PAR L'ASTÉROÏDE BENNU SURPRENNENT LA NASA

Les astéroïdes continuent de surprendre les scientifiques de la NASA, suite aux photos prises par leur sonde prés de l'astéroïde Bennu....

Science has been seeking an answer to the question “What is a Mercedes-Benz R-class?”

SCIENCE HAS BEEN SEEKING AN ANSWER TO THE QUESTION “WHAT IS A MERCEDES-BENZ R-CLASS?”

Science has been seeking an answer to the question “What is a Mercedes-Benz R-class?” for years to no avail. Nobody has ever been able...

 
 
 
Destiny 2: Xur location and inventory, Invitations of the Nine - March 22-25

DESTINY 2: XUR LOCATION AND INVENTORY, INVITATIONS OF THE NINE - MARCH 22-25

Xur is back this week with new items and another invitation for Destiny 2 players. If you play Destiny 2, you should pay Xur a visit...

IAmScience Lucas Woods

IAMSCIENCE LUCAS WOODS

By Mariah Cox | Bond LSC Ten years ago, Lucas Woods stepped into Gary Weisman's lab with a fresh perspective on P2 cell receptors....

 
 
 
The Windows 10 calculator will soon be able to graph math equations

THE WINDOWS 10 CALCULATOR WILL SOON BE ABLE TO GRAPH MATH EQUATIONS

Microsoft is adding a graphing mode to the Windows 10 calculator. The company made the calculator open-sourced on GitHub earlier this...

Two New Reference Genomes Expand Potential for Millet as Super Cereal Crop

TWO NEW REFERENCE GENOMES EXPAND POTENTIAL FOR MILLET AS SUPER CEREAL CROP

The modern world might benefit from a return to our ancient roots by expanding the cultivation of one of the first domesticated crops,...

 
 
 

ASSISTANT PROFESSOR OF COMPUTER SCIENCE

Department: Computer Science Institution: West Virginia University Institute of Technology Assistant Professor of Computer Science...

Spring Comes Earlier Every Year

SPRING COMES EARLIER EVERY YEAR

European Blackbird Researchers have been tracking bird migration for many years but the biggest changes have come in the last fifty...

 
 
 
The Best Topological Conductor Yet: Spiraling Crystal Is the Key to Exotic Discovery

THE BEST TOPOLOGICAL CONDUCTOR YET: SPIRALING CRYSTAL IS THE KEY TO EXOTIC DISCOVERY

This animation shows how Fermi arc states form a spiraling structure in a crystal material that serves as a topological conductor....

FDA Approves First Drug For Postpartum Depression - If You Have An Extra $34,000 Laying Around

FDA APPROVES FIRST DRUG FOR POSTPARTUM DEPRESSION - IF YOU HAVE AN EXTRA $34,000 LAYING AROUND

The treatment works almost immediately - but costs thousands of dollars and involves a lengthy hospital stay It's hard to hate on any...

 
 
 
The Best Thing You Can Do If You Forgot Your Grocery List, According to Science

THE BEST THING YOU CAN DO IF YOU FORGOT YOUR GROCERY LIST, ACCORDING TO SCIENCE

Science is on your side.

The Days You're Most Likely To Get Pregnant, According To Science

THE DAYS YOU'RE MOST LIKELY TO GET PREGNANT, ACCORDING TO SCIENCE

Whether you're actively trying to have a child or actively trying to not have a child, it can be incredibly helpful to freshen up on...

 
 
 
A Pioneer in Ultrasensitive Particle Detectors

A PIONEER IN ULTRASENSITIVE PARTICLE DETECTORS

Alan “Al” Smith places an aluminum sample exposed to radiation at Berkeley Lab's Bevatron accelerator into a lead and concrete box...

FDA OKs Depression Drug For New Moms: Fast Relief But Tough to Take

FDA OKS DEPRESSION DRUG FOR NEW MOMS: FAST RELIEF BUT TOUGH TO TAKE

The FDA has just made brexanolone the first medicine approved specifically for post-partum depression, a potentially devastating disorder...

 
 
 
Pioneering Cancer Researcher Mina Bissell Receives Two Top Honors

PIONEERING CANCER RESEARCHER MINA BISSELL RECEIVES TWO TOP HONORS

Mina J. Bissell. Mina Bissell, a distinguished scientist at the Department of Energy's Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory , has...

Bright Skies for Plant-Based Jet Fuels

BRIGHT SKIES FOR PLANT-BASED JET FUELS

Credit: iStock.com/horstgerlach With an estimated daily fuel demand of more than 5 million barrels per day, the global aviation sector...

 
 
 
These Experts Reveal How to Lose Fat With Diet, Since Weight Loss Is 80% What You Eat

THESE EXPERTS REVEAL HOW TO LOSE FAT WITH DIET, SINCE WEIGHT LOSS IS 80% WHAT YOU EAT

You've probably heard that weight loss is 80 percent diet and 20 percent exercise. And while there isn't any hard-and-fast science...

Exhibition: Flora of the Hunter region

EXHIBITION: FLORA OF THE HUNTER REGION

12 March until 10 June 2019 A cross-pollination of science, environment, education and art has spawned a vivid depiction of Newcastle's...