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Rocket Lab may be able to send a small spacecraft to probe the clouds of Venus long before NASA or other space agencies are able to do so.
Critics say the popular Netflix series and its directors lost sight of the conservation and animal welfare problems at the heart of the story of Joe Exotic.
A survey of New Zealand scientists found that recipients of a randomized funding program favored random allocations of some kinds of grant money.
The Antarctic midge spends more than half its life frozen. A better understanding of how it does so could have implications for human health.
About 1,100 years ago, a major earthquake rocked Puget Sound, suddenly shooting what is now Restoration Point on Bainbridge Island up about 23 feet while Seattle's West Point sunk more than three feet. The quake, which would likely have had a magnitude greater than 7.5, rattled along the Seattle Fault Zone, a several-mile-wide fault that runs east-west, from Issaquah to Hood Canal, passing through the stadiums and Alki on its way.
"Insect Allies" exploits the latest in CRISPR gene editing to help imperiled crops, but critics fear such technology could evolve into a biological weapon.