Science with Sam: What is awe?

    Science with Sam: What is awe?

    Being awestruck can bring a host of benefits from lowering stress to boosting creativity. But what exactly is awe, and…
    Samsung Exynos + AMD Radeon reveal pushed back to July, leaks show off Mali-beating performance

    Samsung Exynos + AMD Radeon reveal pushed back to July, leaks show off Mali-beating performance

    Highly anticipated: The AMD and Samsung partnership to bring Radeon graphics to a mobile SoC, two years in the making,…
    The Earth Has a Pulse: 27.5-Million-Year Cycle of Geological Activity Discovered

    The Earth Has a Pulse: 27.5-Million-Year Cycle of Geological Activity Discovered

    Analysis of 260 million years of major geological events finds recurring clusters 27.5 million years apart. Geologic activity on Earth…
    How serious is the nuclear power plant radiation leak in China?

    How serious is the nuclear power plant radiation leak in China?

    By Adam Vaughan The Taishan Nuclear Power Station outside the city of Taishan in Guangdong, China, in 2013 PETER PARKS/AFP…
    Probing Deeper Into the Origins of Cosmic Rays With Geometric Brownian Motion

    Probing Deeper Into the Origins of Cosmic Rays With Geometric Brownian Motion

    Schematic representation of cosmic rays propagating through magnetic clouds. Credit: Salvatore Buonocore Simulation model provides first step in developing algorithms…
    World’s most powerful magnet being shipped to ITER fusion reactor

    World’s most powerful magnet being shipped to ITER fusion reactor

    By Matthew Sparkes The ITER fusion reactor will contain the world’s largest magnet, which stands vertically in the centre of…
    59 Labs Around World Handle the Deadliest Pathogens – Only 1 in 4 Score High on Safety

    59 Labs Around World Handle the Deadliest Pathogens – Only 1 in 4 Score High on Safety

    Did the coronavirus SARS-CoV-2 result from high-risk research gone wrong? Regardless of the answer, the risk of future pandemics originating from research…
    Compact quantum computer for server centers

    Compact quantum computer for server centers

    The centerpiece of the quantum computer: the ion trap in a vacuum chamber. Credit: University of Innsbruck Quantum computers developed…
    Scotland set to delay end of lockdown to buy time for vaccinations

    Scotland set to delay end of lockdown to buy time for vaccinations

    By New Scientist and Press Association Scotland’s first minister, Nicola Sturgeon, said restrictions will probably be maintained for three more…
    Quantization of Electric Charge: Absorption of an Individual Electron Captured on Film

    Quantization of Electric Charge: Absorption of an Individual Electron Captured on Film

    Illustration of the absorption of an individual electron captured on film. Credit: Javier Marmolejo Researchers at the University of Gothenburg…
    Overseas climate change could devastate U.K.

    Overseas climate change could devastate U.K.

    Credit: CC0 Public Domain An Anglia Ruskin University (ARU) expert has warned that the effects of climate change overseas could…
    Antidepressants leaking into waterways could make crayfish bolder

    Antidepressants leaking into waterways could make crayfish bolder

    By Clare Wilson Antidepressants can change crayfish serotonin levels Poelzer Wolfgang / Alamy Trace amounts of antidepressants washing into rivers…
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