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Oct 19, 2015 08:30 PM ET // Irene Klotz
A series of laboratory tests show that some terrestrial bacteria would adapt well to the salty and sulfate-rich ocean believed to exist beneath the hard icy shell of Europa.
Sep 28, 2015 11:00 AM ET // Eric Niiler
Adhesive nanoparticles keep sunscreen chemicals from seeping into skin.
Sep 15, 2015 01:16 PM ET
Some wait for the check at a restaurant, others for Godot, and still others for a proton to decay, something that's not supposed to happen. Scientists in Japan are watching water in a deep hole, waiting to see the latter and upend particle physics.
Sep 7, 2015 01:30 PM ET // Discovery News
The Royal Photographic Society's annual competition winners create dazzling pieces.
Aug 24, 2015 11:30 AM ET // Irene Klotz
Volcanic 'fire fountains' erupting from the lunar surface, similar to what occurs in Iceland today, most likely were fueled by carbon monoxide gas, a new study shows.
May 12, 2015 05:19 PM ET // Irene Klotz
Salt from an underground sea on Jupiter’s moon Europa may be seeping onto the surface, then darkening as it is exposed to radiation.
May 4, 2015 11:20 AM ET // ABC Science News
Hijacking a bacterium to fight infections may lead to less need for antibiotics, a new study says. Continue reading →
Apr 8, 2015 01:00 PM ET // Irene Klotz
Scientists have found complex organic molecules in a planet-forming disk of gas, dust and ice swirling around a very young star, evidence that the building blocks for life may be common in the universe.
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