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Coles said the key to the new research was to use mathematics to translate the language of wave and particle behavior into
If you're James Watson, who shared a 1962 Nobel for his role in the discovery of the structure of DNA, it's worth about $4.76
But if cracking Enigma was Turing's most tangible achievement, his greatest scientific legacy is his earlier theoretical
NASA's Kepler probe has changed all that. So far the space-based telescope has confirmed the existence of 978 extrasolar
Though Olbers was the first to formally describe the paradox, in 1823, credit for resolving it lies elsewhere. Some say it
Mersini-Houghton told The Huffington Post in an email that by doing away with black holes, her explanation also eliminates
It's expected to fetch at least $10,500. According to the auction site, the suit was worn by the Soviet space dogs Belka
Scientific American has covered the Panama Canal since its inception, and also some proposed alternates. A century later
The Sotheby's auction lot containing Chadwick's Nobel and diploma will start at 10 a.m. ET. In Photos: Francis Crick Nobel
Neil Armstrong inspired millions when he took those first steps on the moon. But the man others saw as a heroic explorer
Now, 60 years after his suicide, scientists at Brandeis University and the University of Pittsburgh have published a study
Charlton addressed an audience of researchers last month at a talk titled "Before, behind and beyond the discovery of the
(Story continues below) "I was going through boxes of my grandparents' old photographs and found some incredible pictures
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The world of science and discovery lost some of its brightest lights in 2013 -- from the second American to orbit Earth to
The moon is quite a bit younger than scientists had previously believed, new research suggests.
The finding, which would make the moon 100 million years younger than previously thought, could reshape scientists' understanding
Albert Einstein wasn't always the old guy with the bushy white hair. Once upon a time he was once just a cute little three
Inspired by the work of Indian graphic artist Kapil Bhagat, who creates similar type biographies, Dr. Lala posted his first
This new research published in the journal PLOS One on Aug. 9. This study was the first time the 3D geometric technology