- This is what we’ll see when Betelgeuse really does go supernova by Ethan Siegel at Starts with a Bang.
|An artist's impression, based on the ESO’s Very Large Telescope imaging of the current state of Betelgeuse.|
Credit: ESO/L. Calçada via Starts with a Bang (CC-ND-BY)
- A white dwarf swirling space-time around it allows astronomers brand new insights by Sci-News.com.
- This tiny glass bead has been quantum chilled to near absolute zero by Leah Crane for New Scientist.
- Harvard's Chemistry Dept. Chairman in FBI custody by Derek Lowe at Science Translational Medicine.
- Historical mercury pollution: Tree rings have the receipts! by Jeannie Wilkening for Envirobites.
- How we recruited albatrosses to patrol the high seas for illegal fishers by Samantha Patrick for The Conversation UK.
- Mining coronavirus genomes for clues to the outbreak’s origins by Jon Cohen for Science magazine.
- Doing laundry in the future could mean almost never washing clothes by Greg Fish at World of Weird Things.
- An Entanglement of Whales by The Poetry of Science.
- Wise use and wetlands: Why we need to nurture nature (commentary) by Matthew McCartney and Chris Dickens for Mongabay.com.
- Bringing effective altruism to conservation by Brandon Keim for Anthropocene magazine.
- Is "critical thinking" a generalized skill? by Terry McGlynn at Small Pond Science.
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