10 of the best winners of the 2019 MacArthur Fellowship

10 of the best winners of the 2019 MacArthur Fellowship

US television personality Rachel Maddow was amongst this year’s winners of the $625,000 MacArthur Fellowships. The Geniuses follow this year’s 482 from 2018, and previous recipients include Keatsia Brooks, who secured her fellowship for…

How volcanic eruptions may have helped birth life on Earth

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How volcanic eruptions may have helped birth life on Earth

Volcanic eruptions are not only being studied for the effects they can have on a developing world, but scientists are also looking into why volcanic eruptions may have been key in planet Earth’s evolution,…

PIR packets explain Earth's dirty air

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PIR packets explain Earth’s dirty air

Written by J, e, s, i, c, a, , H, e, e, h, , , f, s, g, h, t, g, , x, x, y,r, t, z Using techniques pioneered in the Netherlands, researchers…

17 reasons the government is shut down

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17 reasons the government is shut down

The Senate voted narrowly to avoid a government shutdown, with the House voting early Saturday morning to confirm President Donald Trump’s Supreme Court nominee Neil Gorsuch. The Justice Department issued a series of emergency…