Major shake-up suggests dinosaurs may have 'UK origin'

Major shake-up suggests dinosaurs may have 'UK origin'..

Mia Mason 22-Mar, 16:58 11 BBC

The first dinosaurs may have originated in the Northern Hemisphere, possibly in an area that is now Britain. This is one of the...


How Plutoís haze could explain its red spots

How Plutoís haze could explain its red spots..

Antonio Roberts 22-Mar, 09:52 44 ScienceNews

Pluto may get its smattering of red spots from the fallout of its hazy blue skies, researchers say. Haze particles from the dwarf planetís...


Colorful pinwheel puts a new spin on mouse pregnancy

Colorful pinwheel puts a new spin on mouse pregnancy..

Michael Adamson 22-Mar, 07:10 47 ScienceNews

This rainbow pinwheel of mouse placentas isnít just an eye-catching, award-winning image. The differences in color also provide researchers...


Plans for coal-fired power plants drop by almost half in 2016

Plans for coal-fired power plants drop by almost half in 2016..

Tyler Holmes 22-Mar, 04:54 18 BBC

Twenty-sixteen saw a "dramatic" decline in the number of coal-fired power stations in pre-construction globally. The authors of a new...


A new model for capillary rise in nano-channels offers insights into improved hydraulic fracturing (fracking)

A new model for capillary rise in nano-channels offers insights..

Mary Paterson 22-Mar, 02:38 14 ScienceDaily

In the last decades, hydraulic fracturing or "fracking," a method of oil and gas extraction, has revolutionized the global energy industry....


Producing radioisotopes for medical imaging, disease treatment

Producing radioisotopes for medical imaging, disease treatment..

Lily Evans 22-Mar, 02:38 15 ScienceDaily

The before and after images are stunning: A prostate cancer patient riddled with metastatic tumors that disappear after just three, potent...


Sea otters ahead of dolphins in using tools

Sea otters ahead of dolphins in using tools..

Tyler Holmes 21-Mar, 22:12 16 BBC

Sea otters may have been using stone tools for thousands or even millions of years, according to scientists. It appears otters learned how...


Tiny genetic change lets bird flu leap to humans

Tiny genetic change lets bird flu leap to humans..

Andrew Martin 21-Mar, 21:10 12 BBC

A change in just a single genetic "letter" of the flu virus allows bird flu to pass to humans, according to scientists. Monitoring birds...


Nasa 'smallsats' open up new planetary frontier

Nasa 'smallsats' open up new planetary frontier..

Lily Evans 21-Mar, 21:10 16 BBC

Nasa is planning a series of small satellite missions that could open up new ways of exploring the Solar System. James Green, head of...


Close pass by sun didnít radically alter comet 67Pís landscape

Close pass by sun didnít radically alter comet 67Pís landscape..

Joseph Williams 21-Mar, 13:25 12 ScienceNews

At least one of comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenkoís dusty outbursts was the result of a landslide. But such changes to the surface of the...


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