Science

Scientists May Have Found the Background Ripples of the Universe

The gravitational wave discovery could help us understand the cosmos.

Jon Fingas

· 1 min read

A 90-Year-Old British Grandma Is the First Person In the West to Receive a Covid-19 Vaccine Outside Clinical Trials

Last week, the UK became the first Western nation to approve the vaccine developed by Pfizer and BioNTech.

Sarah West

· 2 min read

When You'll Be Able to See the Astronomical Phenomenon That Hasn't Happened Since the Middle Ages

Jupiter and Saturn will have a unique alignment for just five days for the first time in 800 years.

México Desconocido

· 3 min read

Teen Scientist and Inventor Named First-Ever 'Time' Kid of the Year

The 15-year-old wunderkind was interviewed by Angelina Jolie about her efforts to combat everything from contaminated water to cyberbullying.

Kenny Herzog

· 2 min read

Moderna Designed a Covid-19 Vaccine in Just Two Days Thanks to mRNA Technology

If the pharmaceutical company is successful, we would be facing something greater than immunity to the coronavirus: the possibility of programming cells at will.

Entrepreneur en Español

· 5 min read

The COVID-19 Vaccine to Be Packaged in Mexico Could Be 90% Effective, According to AstraZeneca

This vaccine requires an initial half-dose followed by a full one a month later.

Entrepreneur en Español

· 2 min read

Time Crystals: What Are They and Why Are They Important?

In these crystals, the atoms repeat a pattern through the fourth dimension: time.

Entrepreneur en Español

· 3 min read

Health Secretary Alex Azar Says All Americans Who Want a Vaccine Could Get One By Spring 2021

But that timeline hinges on the success of at least one vaccine from two leading candidates: Pfizer and Moderna.

Aria Bendix

· 4 min read

Purdue Pharma to Plead Guilty to Multiple Federal Charges (Updated)

The OxyContin manufacturer will pay the government $225 million and own up to misleading the DEA and incentivizing doctors to write prescriptions.

Kenny Herzog

· 3 min read

The Next U.S. Particle Accelerator Will Be Built On Long Island By 2031

The Electron-Ion Collider will be built on the footprint of Brookhaven's existing collider.

Daniel Cooper

· 2 min read

This Is How Technology Will Solve Chronic Pain

Artificial intelligence is already innovating in many industries. It's time to use AI to transform pain relief.

Jeffrey Cronk

· 4 min read

Possible Signs of Life Found On Venus. Elon Musk and Jeff Bezos Presumably Annoyed They Didn't Find Them First.

An international team of scientists reports the discovery of a gas that could indicate the existence of live microbes on the desert-like planet.

Kenny Herzog

· 2 min read