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Duckweed is an incredible, radiation-fighting astronaut food – and by changing...

Barbara Demmig-Adams, University of Colorado Boulder The Research Brief is a short take about interesting academic work. What’s the big idea? Current industrialized food systems were optimized...

The UAE’s Mars mission seeks to bring Hope to more places...

Wendy Whitman Cobb, US Air Force School of Advanced Air and Space Studies On July 14, a new Mars-bound spacecraft will launch from Japan. While...

First space tourists will face big risks, as private companies gear...

Sara M. Langston, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University On May 30, 2020, millions of Americans watched the inaugural SpaceX Crew Dragon launch NASA astronauts to the International...

Half the matter in the universe was missing – we found...

J. Xavier Prochaska, University of California, Santa Cruz and Jean-Pierre Macquart, Curtin University In the late 1990s, cosmologists made a prediction about how much ordinary...

US seeks to change the rules for mining the Moon

Scott Shackelford, Indiana University Private industries have helped drop the cost of launching rockets, satellites and other equipment into space to historic lows. That has...

A real-life deluminator for spotting exoplanets by reflected starlight

Supriya Chakrabarti, University of Massachusetts Lowell Perhaps you remember the opening scene of “Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone” that took place on Privet Drive....

Curious Kids: Why do people look into space with telescopes but...

Silas Laycock, University of Massachusetts Lowell Curious Kids is a series for children of all ages. If you have a question you’d like an expert...

Apollo 12: Fifty years ago, a passionate scientist’s keen eye led...

Timothy Swindle, University of Arizona When Apollo 11 landed on the Moon, it was a giant leap for mankind and a huge success for American...

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Old stone walls record the changing location of magnetic north

John Delano, University at Albany, State University of New York When I was a kid living in southern New Hampshire, my family home was on...