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Books, journal articles, web pages, and news reports that can help to clarify the history and promise of the Electric Universe hypothesis.

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Electric vehicle market is poised for rapid growth ... oil-market

Scientists Have Turned Cooking Oil Into a Material 200 Times Stronger Than Steel ... than-steel

New way to print on paper using light ... with-light

“Better Way” to Produce Renewable Hydrogen ... e-hydrogen

New eco-battery that runs on seawater

Protecting bulk power systems from hackers

Russian scientists developing best ever invisibility cloak ... lity-cloak

Silicon will blow lithium batteries out of the water says Adelaide firm ... laide-firm

Digital contact lens that is blink powered & records video ... ords-video

Closest Earthlike Planet May Get Robot Visitors; Here's How ... ce-science

Cause of noises made by meteors found ... eors-found

7500-year-old solar event recorded in tree rings ... tree-rings

Red dwarf flares jeopardize habitability of planet Proxima b ... -Proxima-b

Move over Jupiter: Saturn acts equally as Earth's bodyguard from planetoids ... planetoids

Curiosity rover sharpens paradox of ancient Mars (Update) ... -mars.html

A bridge of stars connects two dwarf galaxies ... axies.html

Planets of red dwarf stars may face oxygen loss in habitable zones ... stars.html

Saturn’s rings could contain millions of ‘moonlets’, new Nasa images reveal ... al-cassini

Asteroids Are Flying Past Earth More Often Than Usual ... 19228.html

Scientists record breach in magnetic field

Hidden Flares on Far Side of the Sun Blasting Gamma Rays to Earth Near Speed of Light [Gamma rays are light; why wouldn't they go light speed?] ... light.html

Curiosity rover sharpens paradox of ancient Mars [Saturn Theory may solve] ... -mars.html

Sun’s rotation is slowed down by its own photons ... wn-photons

What happened to the sun over 7,000 years ago? [Or did it happen to Earth?] ... 020617.php

Matter-antimatter asymmetry confirmed in baryons ... in-baryons

Baltic hunter-gatherers began farming without influence of migration, ancient DNA suggests ... ation.html

Hundreds of ancient earthworks resembling Stonehenge found in Amazon rainforest ... und-amazon

Earth’s water may have originally been formed deep within its mantle, study shows

Why Noses Are Missing from Many Egyptian Statues ... ues-007493

Cow carved in stone paints picture of Europe’s early human culture ... an-culture

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Scientists just found a new way to farm biofuel-producing algae, and it’s 10x faster than before ... ae-biofuel

New engineered material can cool roofs, structures with zero energy consumption ... 142708.htm

We finally have a computer that can survive the surface of Venus ... puter-chip

An Exhaust Pipe Device Turns Vehicle Exhaust Into Printing Ink ... 14002.html

Scientists [actually their workers] Drill into Volcano to Harness its Energy ... nergy.html

You Can Now Pre-Order a Flying Car and Have It Delivered by 2018 ... -pre-order

This Startup Uses A Particle Accelerator To Make Solar Panels Much, Much Cheaper ... ch-cheaper

Technology puts 'touch' into long-distance relationships [This should be revolutionary] ... ships.html

Wireless power transmission safely charges devices anywhere within a room ... vices.html

Bulletproof origami shield to protect law enforcement [what about us?] ... d-law.html

Amazonian Geoglyphs May Be Remnants of a Lost Civilization ... vilization

Luxury Homes and Underfloor Heating Were a Part of Life in the Roman Province of Britannia ... ing-021208

The Secret that Enabled Roman Roads to Withstand the Passage of Time ... ime-007523


Beginnings of supernova seen for the first time ... first-time

Huge 1.8 million km2 reservoir of melting carbon under Western United States ... ted-States

Major fault under Ventura CA could cause severe earthquake & tsunami damage ... -suspected

Earth's magnetic field strength recorded in ancient clay jars ... -clay-jars

Rare Trojan asteroid discovered along the orbit of Uranus ... -of-Uranus

New Zealand may be part of a submerged continent ... -continent

[EXTREMELY URGENT] The Solar Minimum, Earthquakes and Coming Mini Ice Age - and What to Expect ... nter-VIDEO

Gene drives: The scientific case for a complete & perpetual ban ... petual-ban

Comet's trip past Earth offers first in a trio of opportunities ... ities.html

Researchers determine that planetary collision can form a moon large enough for Kepler to detect ... epler.html

Scientists observe first planet-induced stellar pulsations ... tions.html

Astronomers propose a cell phone search for galactic fast radio bursts ... radio.html

Missing stars in the solar neighbourhood reveal the sun's speed and distance to the centre of the Milky Way galaxy ... l-sun.html

NASA-funded website lets public search for new nearby worlds ... orlds.html

Research team finds radial acceleration relation in all common types of galaxies ... axies.html

Mystery radiation ‘clouds’ may pose risk to air travellers ... travellers

First nuclear explosion helps test theory of moon’s formation ... ation.html

Mars Was Recently Hit by a Meteorite ‘Shotgun’ Blast ... 98212.html

White-Dwarf Pulsar First Ever Discovered –“Electromagnetic Field is One Billion Times More Powerful than Earth’s” ... ul-th.html

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Disney develops wireless electricity ... lectricity

Honda wants to charge electric vehicles dynamically for unlimited range on highways - "invisible train tracks for EVs to use and potentially drive continuously by wirelessly charging" ... ited-range

Humans Can Now “Print” Genetic Code and Engineer Life ... ineer-life

Sound waves could take a tsunami down a few notches ... ew-notches

Creating computers that use 10,000 times less energy ... 083752.htm

Brussels to Transform Industrial Site Into Vertical Forest ... cal-forest

New method uses heat flow to levitate variety of objects ... ty-objects


Most scientists 'can't replicate studies by their peers' ... 78?SThisFB

Asteroid 2017 DG16 to fly by Earth at 0.34 LD - 5th known NEA to flyby Earth within 1 lunar distance since January 8, 2017 ... ary-8-2017

Rare nebula, ELAN discovered - No obvious source of power for the light it is emitting ... s-emitting

Silicon dioxide crystals at Earth's core provide insights into energy source of magnetic field [It's probably much denser than SiO2] ... etic-field

An Enormous Exoplanet Is Having a Strange Influence on Its Star ... 1792351275

New delta Scuti: Rare pulsating star 7,000 light years away is 1 of only 7 in Milky Way ... 021417.php

Planet Nine breakthrough as astronomers find asteroids that may have been victims of a ‘smash and grab’ by mysterious body ... lanet.html

New Evidence for the Strange Idea that the Universe Is a Hologram ... yndication

Greece displays ‘7,000-year-old archaeological enigma’ carved granite

Skull Similarities Suggest Multiple Migrations into South America ... th-america

400 million year old gigantic extinct monster worm discovered in Canadian museum ... 095643.htm

Thousands of horsemen may have swept into Bronze Age Europe, transforming the local population ... population

Dating the Milky Way's disc

Surprising dunes on comet Chury

Lowest-frequency accreting millisecond X-ray pulsar found ... ulsar.html

New Mars research shows evidence of a complex mantle beneath the Elysium volcanic province ... neath.html

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Predicting avalanches with self-driving car technology ... g-car.html

Scientists solve puzzle of turning graphite into diamond ... amond.html

Brain imaging headband measures how our minds align when we communicate ... 022417.php

Augmented reality lets cars communicate to reduce road rage ... -road-rage

‘Good vibration’ hand pumps boost Africa’s water security

Foliage-penetrating ladar technology may improve border surveillance ... lance.html

Get ready for robots with human flesh ... uman-flesh


Musk's SpaceX Will Send Two Private Citizens On A Trip Around The Moon In 2018 ... -moon-2018

"Peer Reviewed:" Science Losing Credibility As Large Amounts Of Research Shown To Be False ... hown-false

Strange life forms found in giant, underground crystals ... d-crystals

Fossil trove discovery hints at quick recovery following end-Permian mass extinctions, challenging conventional thinking ... l-thinking

Asteroid 2017 EA flew past Earth at 0.05 LD - 7th, and closest, known NEA to flyby Earth within 1 lunar distance since January 9, 2017 ... ary-9-2017

New research on solar storms reveal surprising removal of electrons from large portions of Earth's atmosphere ... atmosphere

New Comet: C/2017 E1 (Borisov) ... E1-Borisov

Stars align in test supporting “spooky action at a distance” ... -starlight

Friction in the vacuum?

Astronomers propose a cell phone search for galactic fast radio bursts ... radio.html

Mars More Earth-like than moon-like ... 092548.htm

Crystals at the Earth’s Core Power its Magnetic Field ... etic-field

The greatest danger asteroids pose to us is not from the impact ... the-impact

Spontaneous ‘dust traps’: missing link in planet formation ... ation.html

Did You Known That Baboons Were Trained in Ancient Egypt to Catch Criminals? ... als-007576

Puzzling Stone Age Labyrinth Discovered in Denmark ... sed-007595

Mysterious Druid Tunnel Network Mapped in Scotland ... n-scotland

Evidence of Ancient Megalithic Culture in Massachusetts ... ime-007599

Scientists find answer to Ice Age’s Laurentide paradox ... se-1366092

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Existence of a new quasiparticle demonstrated [with sleight of hand?]

Super-fast form of computer that ‘grows as it computes’ ... -fast.html

Your Next Teacher Could Be a Robot [Can't be much worse than human teachers]

AI tools to help prevent suicide ... nt-suicide

Researchers store computer operating system and short movie on DNA

Storing data on a single atom becoming possible ... g-possible

This house was 3D-printed in just 24 hours

Reprintable Paper Becomes a Reality ... -a-reality

A Student Spent $700 to Make His Car Drive Itself ... ive-itself

Researchers create a supersolid that is both crystalline and superfluid ... fluid.html

First images of Hyperloop One 'train of the future' ... e-revealed

SpaceX to fly two tourists around Moon in 2018


P-T mass extinction was due to an ice age [Nope, global flood] ... an-ice-age

Indicators show potatoes can grow on Mars ... ow-on-Mars

Unusual back to back storms engulfing Mars ... lfing-Mars

Saturn's moon Pan looks like lumpy flying saucer in closest-ever photos ... ver-photos

Warped Cygnid meteor showers hit Earth at all angles ... ngles.html

Some Active Process is Cracking Open These Faults on Mars. But What is it? ... aults-mars

NASA Considers Magnetic Shield to Help Mars Grow Its Atmosphere ... atmosphere

How a mineral found in Martian meteorites may provide clues to ancient abundance of water ... cient.html

Rare triplet of high-energy neutrinos detected from an unknown source ... own-source

Synthetic biology to help colonize Mars ... -mars.html

Young stars in old star clusters ... ecart.html

Why the discovery of a bevy of quasars will boost efforts to understand galaxies' origins ... forts.html

DNA clues to why woolly mammoth died out

Intriguing Burials, Artifacts Unearthed at Ancient Egyptian/Nubian Site ... ubian-site

4,000-year-old structure with mysterious engravings discovered in Galilee ... lee-483256

Mysterious Ancient Staircase to Nowhere Found in Cambodia ... n-cambodia

Ancient palace reportedly discovered under shrine destroyed by ISIS ... ed-by-isis

Ancient ‘Atlantis’ alloy recovered from 2,600yo shipwreck ... -shipwreck

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Meet RAMBO, the Army's new 3D-printed grenade launcher ... ncher.html

Robot ‘Telepathy’ Could Make Self-Driving Cars Safer ... -cars.html

Scientists May Be a Step Closer to Creating Solar-Fueled Vehicles ... d-vehicles

Chemists create molecular ‘leaf’ that collects and stores solar power without solar panels ... power.html

Space energy technology restored to make power stations more efficient ... tions.html

Scientists Want to Build a Super-Fast, Self-Replicating Computer That “Grows as It Computes” ... t-computes

Liquid fuel for future computers

Wi-fi on rays of light—100 times faster, and never overloaded ... oaded.html


Long Before Trees Overtook the Land, Earth Was Covered by Giant Mushrooms ... s-13709647

NASA is Going to Create The Coldest Spot in the Known Universe ... n-universe

New Comet: C/2017 E4 (LOVEJOY) ... E4-LOVEJOY

Russia kicks off high-tech and science week sharing knowledge of experts with students across the country ... he-country

Transposable genetic elements could put evolutionary theory into question ... o-question

Auroras affect sat-nav systems due to unknown mechanism ... -mechanism

NASA's Cassini detects heat of ocean on Saturn moon Enceladus ... -Enceladus

Starquakes reveal star birth surprises: 70% of the red giant stars in clusters strongly aligned ... our-galaxy

Planetary scientists are discovering volcanoes everywhere they look [That's because planets contain electrical double layers, which cause volcanoes, earthquakes etc] ... -they-look

Another giant asteroid is about to brush by Earth [a couple days ago] ... tricks-day

NASA scientists reveal how 'spiders' grow on Mars ... ow-on-Mars

NASA unveils incredible high-def image of layered Martian crater ... ian-crater

Thunderbolts Space News: Another "Impossible" Neutron Star ... utron-Star

Excavation of 14,000[?]-yo mammoth reveals new information on ancient humans ... ent-humans

We might be able to make Mars habitable ... etic-field

Water-rich history on Mars: New evidence ... 092714.htm

Within 3 Years, We Could Have Private Space Stations Orbiting the Moon ... g-the-moon

Discovery of tiny moon completes the set for worlds past Neptune ... st-neptune

Prehistoric humans mined metal 12,000[?] years ago ... 19496.html

DNA scientists claim that Cherokees are from the Middle East ... iddle-east

The Silk Road Could Be Thousands of Years More Ancient Than We Realised ... e-realised

How a toxic debate over the first Americans hobbled science for decades ... -cinq-mars

Evidence of people on Bragg land NC goes back over 14,000[?] years ... 73868.html

Aboriginal DNA study reveals 50,000[?]-year story of sacred ties to land ... es-to-land

Astronomers discover 16 new high-redshift quasars ... asars.html

Meridional wind on Venus was detected for the first time in both hemispheres ... heres.html

Protostar blazes bright, reshaping its stellar nursery ... ellar.html

Relativistic electrons uncovered with NASA's Van Allen Probes ... a-van.html

Astronomers observe a dying red giant star's final act ... -star.html

Hubble discovery of runaway star yields clues to breakup of multiple-star system ... ields.html

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Turning food waste into tires

New Tool to Stop ISIS From Trafficking Artifacts: A Liquid Tracking Device ... uid-571839

Researchers create self-sustaining bacteria-fueled power cell ... -cell.html

Pacific Hyperloop wants to take you from Seattle to Portland in 15 minutes ... 15-minutes

Counter-drone systems emerge in new aerial frontier ... l-frontier

Engineers develop inexpensive bio-friendly material that generates electricity through thermoelectric process involving heat and cold air ... d-cold-air

US Navy test fires futuristic railgun ... ic-railgun

Water filter from wood offers portable, eco-friendly purification in emergencies ... ation.html

German scientists test 'artificial sun' ... n-lab.html


The Sun has been blank for two weeks straight ... s-straight

Lunar impact event sighted ... nt-sighted

So-called Black holes and super-cooled helium atoms follow same physics law ... hysics-law

Sting operation reveals science's insane fake news problem ... ws-problem

Supersonic plasma jets discovered in Earth's atmosphere ... atmosphere

A monster black hole [or not] has been kicked from its galactic core in a bizarre cosmic collision ... -collision

Purest, most massive brown dwarf discovered by astronomers ... stronomers

Scientists create a self-propelling liquid ... ing-liquid

New Mars photo shows countless worm-like dunes on red planet ... red-planet

Weird Asteroid Split in Half and Grew Glowing Dust Tails ... tails.html

Briny Ice Oozes in Dwarf Planet Ceres’ Ice Volcanoes ... anoes.html

Machine Walking With Venus’ Wind ... venus-wind

Enceladus’ south pole is warm under the frost ... frost.html

Mars, The Ringed Planet? ... s-mys.html

Common Tools or Ancient Advanced Technology? How Did the Egyptians Bore Through Granite? ... nopaging=1

Two New Scientific Papers Suggest a Catastrophic Extraterrestrial Impact Event Occurred 12,000 Years Ago ... pact-Event

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Photonics breakthough paving the way for improved wireless communication systems ... eless.html

Special glasses give people superhuman colour vision ... our-vision

Bricklaying robot that builds walls six times faster than a human ... umans.html

Elon Musk launches Neuralink, a venture to merge the human brain with AI ... ai-cyborgs

Drip-free wine bottle ... rlman.html

Artificial photosynthesis ... hesis.html

First zero-emissions hydrogen train ... ain-coming

Flying taxis coming to Singapore ... ying-taxis

Dramatic improvement in 3-D printing for home use

Turning mammalian cells into complex biocomputers ... ocomputers

Renewable energy has robust future in much of Africa ... frica.html

Japan scientist eyes energy burst from 'typhoon turbine' ... phoon.html


Physicists prove that it’s impossible to cool an object to absolute zero ... olute.html

UK's top universities producing hundreds of fake research studies ... ch-studies

Causes of space weather: Planetary waves, first found on Earth, discovered on sun ... red-on-sun

Asteroid discovered March 25th came closer to the Earth than the moon ... last-night

Mysterious X-ray flash baffles astronomers ... stronomers

Flecks of Extraterrestrial dust ... r-the-Roof

Urine Could Help Astronauts Grow Food in Space ... sions.html

Thousands of people could live in space colonies orbiting the Earth in 20 years ... 23726.html

Gravitational wave kicks monster black hole out of galactic core [*#%@$] ... actic.html

Giant magnetic fields in the universe ... verse.html

Asteroid Impacts Spawned Colossal 500-Foot-High Tsunamis in Mars’ Ancient Oceans ... ceans.html

Less radiation in inner Van Allen belt than previously believed ... 092617.htm

Martian Shield Volcano Arsia Mons Was Last Active 50 Million Years Ago hohum ... 04718.html

There’s Mysteriously Large Amounts of Methane on Mars ... yndication

A Nearby Star Could Be Among The Largest Ever ... 00198.html

Distant galaxies lack dark matter [so does the universe] ... y-suggests

More Unusual Light Curves from Kepler ... rom-kepler

The electric sands of Titan act like clingy packing peanuts ... aturn.html

NuSTAR probes puzzling galaxy merger ... erger.html

Subaru telescope detects shadow of gas cloud in ancient proto-supercluster ... cloud.html

Wrong-way asteroid plays 'chicken' with Jupiter ... piter.html

Satellite galaxies at edge of Milky Way coexist with dark matter ... exist.html

Expanding super bubble of gas detected around massive black holes in the early universe ... holes.html

Speeding star gives new clues to breakup of multi-star system ... -star.html

Search for stellar survivor of a supernova explosion ... osion.html

New MAVEN findings reveal how Mars' atmosphere was lost to space ... -lost.html

Egyptian ritual images from the Neolithic period ... eriod.html

UofSC discovery of widespread platinum may help solve Clovis people mystery ... _sites.php

Art Relics Shed Light on Mysterious Ancient India Civilization ... ion-007784

Earth’s lost history of planet-altering eruptions revealed ... ed-1.21630

Explaining a ‘once-in-a-billion-year event’: A perfect storm of fire and ice may have led to snowball Earth ... wball.html

After Dino-Killing Asteroid Impact, Life Re-Emerged Quickly ... eturn.html

Get Lost in Mega-Tunnels Dug by South American Megafauna ... th-america

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Scientists Have Invented a Graphene-Based Sieve That Turns Seawater Into Drinking Water ... king-water

The Star Wars Superlaser possible ... ci-fi.html

Device produces hydrogen peroxide for water purification ... ation.html

Ridding the oceans of plastics by turning the waste into valuable fuel ... 030717.php

‘Pooper-scooper’ drone ... g-poo.html

AI Learns to Read Sentiment Without Being Trained to Do So ... d-to-do-so

DNA double helix structures crystals for nanomaterials ... 104732.htm

Fern-inspired electrode could boost solar power by 3000 percent ... 00-percent

Interactive tombstones with video, photo content now available ... -available

New efficiency record for low-cost solar cell ... -cell.html

Innovative sensor can screen toxic drugs and more ... rials.html


Antarctic glacier 'melted JUST as fast LONG before human carbon emissions' ... _emissions

Deranged Dating: Cometary Carbon-14 ... -Carbon-14

'Disturbances' in Saturn's rings snapped by Cassini ... sini-PHOTO

Interactive graphic reveals the path of every major meteor shower ... eor-shower

3 solar flares in 24hrs ... -eruptions

Amazon CEO selling $1B stock to fund space flights for wealthy travelers ... -travelers

Ancient literature can help predict future solar storms ... lar-storms

Epic star birth captured in stunning images ... ing-images

Japanese scientists plan on using giant undersea drill to reach Earth's mantle ... ths-mantle

Solar Probe Plus Will ‘Touch’ The Sun ... -touch-sun

Four Candidates For Planet 9 Located ... -9-located

Rogue asteroid orbits the wrong way around the sun ... y-sun.html

Physicists show ion pairs perform enhanced ‘spooky action’ ... ction.html

This Strange Light Particle Behaviour Challenges Our Understanding of Quantum Theory ... tum-theory

Ancient Egyptian tomb found containing 3,800-year-old mummy ... 56676.html

Extremely Rare Alabaster Statue of Queen Tiye Found in Egyptian Funerary Temple ... ple-021300

Egypt finds remains of 3,700-year-old pyramid

Amazing Crystal Weapons Discovered Within 5,000-Year-Old Megalithic Tomb in Spain ... omb-021297

Steppe migrant thugs pacified by Stone Age farming women ... 040217.php

The first people who populated the Americas ... e-americas

In Ice Age Indonesia, People Were Making Jewelry and Art ... -cave.html

Prehistoric cannibalism not just driven by hunger ... dy-reveals

Researchers Reveal the Pretty Face of a Woman Who Lived 13600 Years Ago ... ago-007853

New DNA research shows true migration route of early farming in Europe 8,000 years ago ... ago/114492

Oldest tooth filling was made by an Ice Age dentist in Italy ... t-in-italy

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New method for 3-D printing extraterrestrial materials ... rials.html

Artificial biofilm increases energy production in microbial fuel cells ... ction.html

Researchers capture excess photon energy to produce solar fuels ... solar.html

Pot Breathalyzer Hits the Street ... the-street

How I Made My Own iPhone -in China

SpaceX to launch VR camera into space, bringing the astronaut experience to all

Tesla and Panasonic Introduce Sleeker Solar Panels ... lar-panels

Could Moon Miners Use Railguns to Launch Ore into Space? ... space.html

Üo -innovative 360° scooter that rides on a ball

DIY Lego Robot Brings Lab Automation to Students ... o-students



Ancient Village Discovered on Canada's West Coast Predates the Pyramids ... e-pyramids

A Swelling Volume Of Scientific Papers Now Forecasting Global Cooling In The Coming Decades ... ng-decades

MAVEN has spotted iron, magnesium and sodium ions high up in Mars' atmosphere ... maven.html

Physicists Discover an Unexpected Force Acting on Nanoparticles in a Vacuum ... n-a-vacuum

Five reasons blog posts are of higher scientific quality than journal articles ... l-articles

'Great Cold Spot' discovered in Jupiter's atmosphere ... atmosphere

NASA's Hubble sees intense auroras on Uranus ... -on-Uranus

Stars: Electrically connected and externally powered (video) ... ered-video

Saturn's moon Enceladus may support alien life ... alien-life

For first time ever, astronomers image black something using observatories on three continents to form telescope array ... cope-array

UAE launches space program to boost colonization of Mars by 2021 ... rs-by-2021

Asteroid as big as the Rock of Gibraltar to streak past earth on April 19 ... n-April-19

Possible joint Russia-US mission to Venus takes shape ... akes-shape

Satellite galaxies at edge of Milky Way coexist with dark electrical matter ... exist.html

Scientists Are Getting Closer to Understanding Where All the Antimatter Has Gone ... 1794034574

Eruptions on the sun trigger surprising phenomenon near Earth ... 132043.htm

The Surface of Saturn’s Titan is Electrically Charged ... world.html

New Evidence Shows We Might Have Gotten Cosmic Evolution Entirely Wrong ... rely-wrong

Is Matter Conscious? Why the central problem in neuroscience is mirrored in physics
[Nothing can exist outside of consciousness] ... -conscious

Astronomers identify purest, most massive brown dwarf ... dwarf.html

Astronomers take a closer look at a young circumbinary disk ... -disk.html

Scientists measure brightness of the universe with NASA's New Horizons spacecraft ... izons.html

Project brings Milky Way's ionized hydrogen into focus ... focus.html

Researchers capture first 'image' of a dark matter web that connects galaxies ... axies.html

Scientists Still Don’t Know Where Did Chief Joseph Get His Mesopotamian Tablet? ... ian-tablet

Mimicking an impact on Earth’s early atmosphere yields all 4 RNA bases ... -rna-bases

3,700-year-old pyramid discovered near Cairo was probably already excavated 60 years ago ... 15900.html

Bushmen Painted Earliest Rock Art in Southern Africa 5,000 Years Ago ... frica.html

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TECH UPDATE (Continued from Sunday)

Drones Built Like Squishy Bugs Won't Break When They Crash ... 1793156470

This Ball-Balancing Segway Clone Uses Physics to Safely Scoot You Around ... 1794331573

Best New Gadgets

World's Blackest Material Now Comes in a Spray Can ... erial.html

Hoverboarder Over Atlantic Ocean ... ocean.html

210 Mph! Electric Plane Beats Speed Record ... ecord.html

Real Flying Car Will Be Available for Preorder This Year ... order.html

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Scientists have invented a dryer that can dry clothes in half the time without heat ... 00085.html

New infrared-emitting device could allow energy harvesting from waste heat ... sting.html

Proposal for Trump’s border ‘wall’ that’s actually a $15 billion hyperloop ... p-2017-4/#

Researchers link robots into surveillance teams ... ance-teams

Computers Create Recipe for Two New Magnetic Materials

New Window Screens Filter Pollution from Air ... n-from-air

Scientific advance for cool clothing ... 170535.htm

By listening to optical ‘noise,’ researchers discover new way to track hidden objects ... idden.html

Handheld translator ... -indiegogo

Mobile sensing system could give couples the power to anticipate each other's emotional states, adapt behavior ... tates.html

Dark secret of AI technology is No one knows how it works ... w-it-works

'Flying car' nails vertical take-off ... g-test-run


Universe's highest electric current found in cosmic jet 2bn light yrs away (Old News) ... aiesi.html

Physicists Say They’ve Created a Fluid With ‘Negative Mass’; it moves opposite the way it's pushed ... ative-mass

"Heavily eroded" Mars mesa landform surrounded by wild-looking sand dunes and a sea of puzzling secondary craters ... rs-surface

Mega-fracking using massive volumes of water triggered earthquake swarms in British Columbia ... h-Columbia

Rare type Ia supernova ... -cosmology

Dramatic landslides on Ceres ... arf-planet

Earth [shadow-side] from a billion miles away ... zing-image

New atmospheric phenomenon discovered by SWARM satellites ... satellites

Sun’s[?] UV Light Helped Spark Life ... -life.html

First ‘image’ of a dark matter web that connects galaxies ... 091230.htm

When the Sun Turns Off the Lights ... hts-go-out

Saturn’s Bizarre ‘UFO Moons’ ... dest-.html

Mysterious ‘Sterile’ Neutrinos May Not Exist ... ishes.html

There’s still a lot we don’t know about the proton ... -%20proton

Forget About Terraforming Mars. Here’s Why ... -heres-why

‘Gibraltar-sized’ space rock passes Earth

Supermassive black hole thingies found in two tiny galaxies ... axies.html

First clear image made of accretion disk surrounding young star ... -star.html

New look at 2004's martian hole-in-one site ... -site.html

Bushmen Painted Earliest Rock Art in Southern Africa 5,000 Years Ago ... frica.html

The terrifying tsunami that devastated Britain 8,000 years ago ... ed-britain

For two billion years Earth was very different: oxygen was scarce, microbial life ruled, and the sun was much dimmer [as Saturn?] ... early.html

Megafaunal extinctions driven by too much moisture ... h-moisture

Archaeologists Discover 38,000-Year-Old Animal Art ... 59757.html

Mummies discovered in ancient tomb near Egypt’s Luxor ... luxor.html

World’s largest collection of rock art at risk ... ators-told

Ancient stone carvings confirm how comet struck Earth in 10,950BC, sparking the rise of civilisations ... 0bc-wiping

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Rechargeable batteries made from recycled glass bottles store four times more energy than traditional ones ... eries.html

Researchers Produce High-Quality Ink from Air Pollution ... -pollution

Cheaper, longer-lasting roads made with recycled plastic ... ed-plastic

Researchers invent process to make sustainable rubber, plastics ... stics.html

Solar cell design with over 50% energy-conversion efficiency ... iency.html

British inventor takes flight in 'Iron Man' suit ... -iron.html

Robotic dog ... r-packages

'Cassini' captures 'closest look ever' at Saturn ... new-photos

US Marines test 'HyperSub,' machine-gun toting robots and more ... s-and-more

Waymo trials free self-driving taxi service in Phoenix ... in-phoenix

3D-printed titanium parts could save Boeing up to $3 million per plane ... mliner-787


New study claims Göbleki Tepe may have been used to record meteor impacts, including Younger Dryas Event in 10890 BC ... ilizations

32,000[more like 4,000]-Year-Old Plant Brought Back to Life—Oldest Yet ... ts-science

US Temperature Data Tampering – Worse Than It Seems ... n-it-seems

Radiocarbon dating gets a postmodern makeover ... eover.html

Revolutionary method reveals impact of short circuits on battery safety ... short.html

How Little Ice Age displaced the tropical rain belt ... -rain-belt

New interactive WA map shows the world hidden beneath the surface ... -your-feet

A caterpillar that eats plastic ... ts-plastic

DNA left in cave soils can reveal ancient human occupants ... -occupants

Unprecedented rise in noctilucent clouds, caused by meteor dust ... eteor-dust

Ancient stone pillars offer clues of comet strike that changed human history ... comet.html

Cassini, Voyager missions suggest new picture of Sun's interaction with galaxy ... e-sun.html

Astronomers detect dozens of new quasars and galaxies ... axies.html

'Rejuvenating' pulsar in a neighboring galaxy ... alaxy.html

'Ageless' silicon throughout Milky Way may indicate a well-mixed galaxy ... alaxy.html

Sun's eruptions might all have same trigger ... igger.html

First measurements of small-scale ripples in primeval hydrogen gas using rare double quasars ... rogen.html

Iranian Sandstorm Uncovers Ancient Lost City maybe from 4,000BC ... -lost-city

Ötzi the Iceman froze to death ... roze-death

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New chip under development at UTSA extends battery life of electronics ... onics.html

Smart machines to recover lost memories ... -lost.html

Closer to a “Hydrogen Economy” ... en-economy

A robot that picks apples

Researchers find more efficient way to make oil from dead trees ... trees.html

'Smart' denim promises touchscreen tech clothes ... -tech.html

First test flight of stratospheric solar plane ... -aims.html

Shape-changing fog screen invented ... creen.html

First-ever 'moon' bricks for 3D printed lunar colony ... tep-closer

Microsoft to progress beyond mobile to mixed reality future where smartphones are dead ... ready-dead

Newest secret US spacecraft returns to Earth ... s-in-orbit


Data Analyses Show Rapid Global Surface Cooling, Growing Arctic Ice Thickness ... kRk6.dpbsi

Torching the Modern-Day Library of Alexandria ... oks/523320

China to launch own encyclopaedia to rival Wikipedia ... pedia.html

Could there be remnants of ancient civilizations in our solar system? ... lar-system

Scientists find vast wave of hot gas rolling through the Perseus galaxy cluster ... xy-cluster

Cassini captures eerie noise between Saturn's rings ... urns-rings

'Cassini' captures Saturn 'movie' in first Grand Finale dive ... inale-dive

Scientists measure the mysterious force that makes crystals align ... tals-align

New study suggests meteor showers sparked volcanic eruptions ... -eruptions

Stunning Mars 360 video captures mountains, craters and 'beaches' on Red Planet ... Red-Planet

Huge impact crater discovered near the Falklands Islands ... ds-Islands

Alarming decrease in oceans' dissolved oxygen level ... ygen-level

Massive void in space where no cosmic microwave background radiation is found ... se-is-real

‘Dragonfly’ Drone Could Explore Saturn Moon Titan ... lorer.html

Microbe Colonies That Grow in Space ... s-in-space

Shocked gas in galaxy collisions ... sions.html

Astrophysicists discover a star polluted by calcium ... lcium.html

VISTA peeks through the Small Magellanic Cloud's dusty veil ... cloud.html

Can the 35,600-[sic]-year-old Art of Altamira Cave be both Witnessed and Preserved? ... ira-021354

Mastodon Bone Findings Could Upend Our Understanding of Human History ... ry-n751406

The Origins of an Ancient Fairy Tale

Egypt: 4,000-year-old funerary garden at tomb entrance ... 093225.htm

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Vector successfully launches its micro-satellite with a 3D-printed part ... d-printing

Made In Space reveals the Archinaut, a robot-operated factory in the sky ... in-the-sky

China’s Surprising Solutions to Clear Killer Air ... t-tangshan

New technology generates power from polluted air ... 050517.php

Every Single Car Sold In India Will Be Electric By 2030 ... ic-by-2030

Holographic analysis of Wi-Fi data generates 3-D images of the vicinity ... 110559.htm

Technology that claims to spot criminals Before they act ... e-they-act

Scientists discover massive landforms under Antarctic ice sheet ... -ice-sheet

Proximity of supernovas may cause mass extinctions ... xtinctions

Russian system able to pinpoint the location of enemy artillery less than five seconds after firing ... conds-flat

Physical keyboards make virtual reality typing easier ... asier.html

Researchers create touchpads with a can of spray paint

Installing solar to combat national security risks in the power grid ... -grid.html

Dutch open 'world's largest offshore' wind farm ... -farm.html

Experiments show that a few self-driving cars can dramatically improve traffic flow ... affic.html


CERN points giant magnet at the Sun to look for dark matter particles ... -particles

Museums are turning to virtual reality, apps, and interactive experiences ... technology

NASA footage captures sun shooting giant strands of plasma (VIDEO) ... asma-VIDEO

What lightning does to rock quantified ... quantified

Death by asteroid may come in unexpected ways - from gusting winds and shock waves ... hock-waves

Mathematics does not rule out 2 dimensions of time ... ns-of-time

GOES-16 weather satellite captures lightning activity across U.S. ... -across-US

Stephen Hawking among 33 scientists on offensive against critics of popular universe origin inflation theory ... ion-theory

Ancient Mars impacts created tornado-like winds that scoured surface ... ed-surface

Physicists have ability to control charged molecules with quantum logic ... ntum-logic

'Feathery' gas clouds swirl over Saturn's moon Titan ... moon-Titan

Scientists say dinosaurs would've survived if the asteroid struck just seconds later ... onds-later
(Actually, large dinosaurs would have died anyway, because Earth lost atmosphere from the impacts that made large animals partly buoyant. See e.g. Ted Holden's data.)

New research finds mega-quakes can cause Earth's crust to rip open and snap shut ... -snap-shut

Melting moons could support liveable atmospheres for aeons ... -for-aeons

Sun’s eruptions might all have same trigger ... 042517.php

Oxygen on comet 67P might not be ancient after all ... -after-all

Does Jupiter Have a Solid Core? ... solid-core

Galactic winds slow new star formation ... ation.html

When a brown dwarf is actually a planetary mass object ... -mass.html

'Planetary stethoscope' could determine what lies in Europa's global ocean ... lobal.html

Waves of lava seen in Io's largest volcanic crater ... rater.html

Scientists investigate debris disk in a nearby planetary system ... etary.html

Latest fast radio burst adds to mystery of their source ... ource.html

Mapping the magnetic bridge between our nearest galactic neighbours ... bours.html

Earth was barren, flat and almost entirely under water 4.4 billion years ago ... years.html

How the Bantu people surged across two-thirds of Africa ... -of-africa

The Lost Iberian Civilization of Los Millares: Was Copper the Secret of its Success? ... ess-008011

Ancient Babylonian Tablet Provides Compelling Evidence that the Tower of Babel did Exist ... did-021378

Tomb Drawing Shows Mongoose on a Leash, Puzzling Archaeologists ... awing.html

17,000-Year-Old Sacred Site – Believed to be Gateway to the Underworld – Is Vandalized ... zed-008054

Dragon and griffin megaliths ‘dating back 12,000 years to end of Ice Age, or earlier’ ... or-earlier

Egypt ‘uncovers burial chamber of pharaoh’s daughter’


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