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Samsung thinks it’s found cause of massive phone recall
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Samsung thinks it’s found cause of massive phone recall

January 22nd, 2017 | by Contributor
Samsung’s Galaxy Note 7 was a hot item when it hit the market. But when the smartphones started catching fire it forced a massive recall. An internal investigation seems to have found the answer. Tony Dokoupil...
“Nobody wants to do this”: Scientists debate how to fight global warming
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“Nobody wants to do this”: Scientists debate how to fight global warming

January 20th, 2017 | by Contributor
Potential large-scale solutions to combat the influence that humans have on Earth’s rising temperatures may directly affect astronomers. Play Video CBSN Sierra Club executive director talks EPA nominee President-elect...
Freeze-dried food and 1 bathroom: 6 simulate Mars in dome
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Freeze-dried food and 1 bathroom: 6 simulate Mars in dome

January 20th, 2017 | by Contributor
HONOLULU — Crammed into a dome with one bathroom, six scientists will spend eight months munching on mostly freeze-dried foods — with a rare treat of Spam — and have only their small sleeping quarters to retreat...
A new theory on what killed the dinosaurs
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A new theory on what killed the dinosaurs

January 20th, 2017 | by Contributor
When a giant asteroid careened into Earth about 66 million years ago, the enormous collision led to the formation of an airborne “curtain” of sulfate molecules that blocked the sun’s light and led to years of...
How A.I. could be our most intelligent defense against hackers
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How A.I. could be our most intelligent defense against hackers

January 20th, 2017 | by Contributor
It’s by now a familiar cycle: news breaks that troves of sensitive data from some key database, server or system have been compromised, and a game of high-level speculation — engaging the most sophisticated reporters,...
Small honor: Tiny moth named for Trump
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Small honor: Tiny moth named for Trump

January 20th, 2017 | by Contributor
A miniscule moth with a wingspan of just 0.4 inches is the first species to be named for the soon-to-be president of the United States, Donald Trump. Yellow and white scales topping the moth’s head...