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Early protostar already has a warped disk

Google Science Feeds - Wed, 01/02/2019 - 02:38
Date: January 1, 2019; Source: RIKEN; Summary: Using observations from the ALMA radio observatory in Chile, researchers have observed, for the first time, a warped disk around an infant protostar that formed just several tens of thousands of years ago.

Unmuting large silent genes lets bacteria produce new molecules, potential drug candidates

Google Science Feeds - Wed, 01/02/2019 - 02:34
Date: January 1, 2019; Source: University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; Summary: By enticing away the repressors dampening unexpressed, silent genes in Streptomyces bacteria, researchers at the have unlocked several large gene clusters for new ...

Smelling in tiny houses: How ciliary electric currents keep olfaction reliable

Google Science Feeds - Wed, 01/02/2019 - 02:34
Date: January 1, 2019; Source: Monell Chemical Senses Center; Summary: Scientists have used a combination of mathematical modeling, electrophysiology, and computer simulations to explain how cells communicate effectively in highly constricted spaces ...

NASA's Hubble Captures Images Of Cosmic 'Holiday Wreath Made Of Sparkling Lights' [PHOTO]

Google Science Feeds - Wed, 01/02/2019 - 02:26
NASA's Hubble Space Telescope has managed to capture some of the most stunning phenomena in the cosmos, and one of the latest images it took showed what it has been dubbed a "holiday wreath.

NASA offers first look from record-setting flyby

Google Science Feeds - Wed, 01/02/2019 - 02:18
The new year on Earth began with a record-setting space mission 4 billion miles away - a first look at an object on the edge of our solar system.

All the space missions to look forward to in 2019

Google Science Feeds - Wed, 01/02/2019 - 00:46
2018 was an exciting year for space travel, to put it mildly. Indeed, the year started with the demise of the planet-hunting Kepler observatory, and the launch of the Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite (TESS), which quickly announced the discovery ...

NASA's New Horizons spacecraft just visited the farthest object ever explored

Google Science Feeds - Wed, 01/02/2019 - 00:33
As Earthlings marked the start of a new year, one of the most distant spacecraft successfully explored the farthest - 4 billion miles from Earth - and most primitive objects that humans have ever seen.

Children 'exceed recommended sugar limit by age 10'

Health News BBC - Wed, 01/02/2019 - 00:23
Ten-year-olds in the UK have already consumed 18 years’ worth of sugar, says Public Health England.

The firm whose staff are all autistic

Health News BBC - Wed, 01/02/2019 - 00:07
A California father set up a company where his sons could work - and now employs more than 150 people.

What is a super blood wolf moon eclipse?

Google Science Feeds - Tue, 01/01/2019 - 23:59
(INSIDE EDITION) - The new year is already proving to be full of excitement as we prepare for several astronomical phenomena, including what's super blood wolf moon eclipse coming later this January.

Scientists Having Laborious Time Maintaining Monitor Of Sufferers Who Have Undergone Gene-Enhancing Remedies ...

Google Science Feeds - Tue, 01/01/2019 - 23:28
China has, in fact, outraced the United States in using the innovative CRISPR technique, the gene-editing tool, to edit the DNA of some people in a number of clinical trials.

Everyone's going to the moon! And more space news coming in 2019

Google Science Feeds - Tue, 01/01/2019 - 22:58
Astrobotic designed a lunar lander capable of delivering a payload to the moon's surface. Astrobotic. Much of the major space news from 2018 seemed to involve big, new rockets and robotic spacecraft traveling to far-away places.

In 2019, high-profile SpaceX, Boeing and ULA missions will turn all eyes to the Space Coast

Google Science Feeds - Tue, 01/01/2019 - 22:24
Though the Space Coast can expect to see fewer rocket launches this year, the potency of upcoming missions will turn all eyes toward the Eastern Range as teams inch closer to the first crewed missions to the International Space Station from American ...

2019 Guide To Meteor Showers, Lunar Eclipse, Supermoons In NH

Google Science Feeds - Tue, 01/01/2019 - 22:24
The Quadrantids meteor shower kicks off 2019, which will have also have three supermoons and a total lunar eclipse. By Jean Dubail, Patch National Staff | Jan 1, 2019 5:00 pm ET | Updated Jan 1, 2019 5:00 pm ET ...

Ultima Thule Looks Like a Bowling Pin in Space in New Horizons Flyby Photo

Google Science Feeds - Tue, 01/01/2019 - 18:36
The most distant object ever visited by a spacecraft looks a lot like a bowling pin, or perhaps a chicken drumstick. Early this morning (Jan. 1), NASA's New Horizons probe cruised past Ultima Thule, a small body that lies about 4 billion miles (6.4 ...

A 'super blood wolf moon' and five eclipses are among 2019's major astronomy events

Google Science Feeds - Tue, 01/01/2019 - 16:09
(CNN) -- Stargazers around the world, rejoice! The universe is about to give you an exciting astronomical year. 2019 is featuring five eclipses, a rare planet transit, one of the best meteor showers and a super blood wolf moon, but the fun doesn't stop ...

Rocket Launches, Trips to the Moon and More Space and Astronomy Events in 2019

Google Science Feeds - Tue, 01/01/2019 - 07:34
Just as we've caught our breaths from 2018's exciting and very busy year in space and astronomy, 2019 is already off to a rapid start.

NASA spacecraft opens new year at tiny, icy world past Pluto

Google Science Feeds - Tue, 01/01/2019 - 06:58
LAUREL, Md. - The NASA spacecraft that yielded the first close-up views of Pluto opened the new year at an even more distant world, a billion miles beyond.

New Horizons Spacecraft Completes Flyby of Ultima Thule, the Most Distant Object Ever Visited

Google Science Feeds - Tue, 01/01/2019 - 05:56
LAUREL, Md. - Midnight at the Johns Hopkins Applied Physics Laboratory looked like any other New Year's Eve party around the world.

Queen rockstar unleashes badass space song about mysterious world of Ultima Thule

Google Science Feeds - Tue, 01/01/2019 - 05:21
Queen rocker Brian May used to beg his parents to stay up late, so he could learn about the stars. Now six decades later, the guitar legend turned astrophysicist has released an arena rock song composed for both the farthest away object humanity has ...

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