On this day in 1974, NASA used the Arecibo radio telescope to blast a message to globular star cluster M13

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How Cabinets of Curiosities Laid the Foundation for Modern Museums

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Hubble measures the size of the nearest Earth-sized exoplanet

From toy to tool: DALL-E 3 is a wake-up call for visual artists—and the rest of us

Scientists find new way to supercharge lasers by a million times

These Cells Spark Electricity in the Brain. They’re Not Neurons

Nitrogen wars: the Dutch farmers’ revolt that turned a nation upside-down

Scientists Invented a Synthetic Inner Ear So People Won’t Get Lost in Space

People think white AI-generated faces are more real than actual photos, study says

Millions of adults could be wrongly diagnosed with high blood pressure

The Shocking Sex Lives of Electric Eels in Brazil

Why the Godfather of A.I. Fears What He’s Built

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World-first automatic safety system lands a helicopter without power

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Robot Hand With Working Tendons Printed in One Go

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Magicians less prone to mental illness – study

This dead star is bursting back to life

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Time-Traveling Tremors: Some of Today’s Earthquakes May Be Aftershocks From the 1800s

James Webb Space Telescope reveals sandy surprise in distant exoplanet

‘Bouncing’ comets may be able to spread life throughout the universe

She lived in a New York hotel for more than 40 years. But her life was a mystery

Time travel: What if you met your future self?

Plane turns back to JFK after horse escapes on board

Crispr gene editing shown to permanently lower high cholesterol

The Biggest Questions: How did life begin?

Record Space Explosion Was So Powerful It Shook Earth’s Atmosphere

The ‘Impossible’ Quantum Drive That Defies Known Laws of Physics was Just Launched into Space

During Pregnancy, a Fake ‘Infection’ Protects the Fetus

AI Companies Are Running Out of Training Data

Penny-Farthing: Cycling Through Time in Captivating Vintage Photographs

Secrets in the air: Scientists test dust as crime scene tool

Recent fossil discovery suggests the first dinosaur egg was leathery

‘Conspiracies are just theories … not fact’: the Secret Service agent haunted by JFK’s shooting

China Wants to Retrieve a Sample of Mars by 2028

James Webb Space Telescope finds 2 of the most distant galaxies ever seen

New drug given every few months reduces high blood pressure in trial

Jupiter’s moon Ganymede is telling us more about its alien ocean

Mystery Solved. How We Get Ultra-Compact Dwarf Galaxies

New satellite will detect and share CO2 data from individual facilities

Internet Sleuths Want to Track Down This Mystery Pop Song. They Only Have 17 Seconds of It

Scientists Find a Tumor Made of Teeth in The Pelvis of an Ancient Egyptian

Scientists uncover aurora-like radio emission above a sunspot

Supermassive black hole at the heart of the Milky Way is approaching the cosmic speed limit, dragging space-time along with it

The Veterans Group Rebuilding Disaster Zones as a Form of Therapy

Shakespeare’s First Folio has been Stolen Many, Many Times

Dark matter may have its own ‘invisible’ periodic table of elements

Iceland braces for volcano eruption expected in the ‘next few days’

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Tesla threatened to sue buyers who resell Cybertruck without written permission

The secret life of Jimmy Zhong, who stole – and lost – more than $3 billion

The Great Cajun Turtle Heist

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