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Nov 07, 2017
Astronomers detect a 12.8 billion years old galaxy; second most distant in the UniverseAstronomers have detected the second most distant dusty, star-forming galaxy ever found in the universe — born 12.8 billion years ago.
Jun 09, 2016
Electricity conducted like copper by bacteria hairScientists have discovered that hair-like filaments on the surface of Geobacter bacteria exhibit electrical conductivity comparable to that of copper -- paving the way for the employment of biological materials in nanoscale electron devices.
Jan 29, 2016
Seeing is believing? Amid fears of fraud, US colleges now vet applicants from China by video interviewAmerican colleges sorting through a record number of applications from China are increasingly turning to video interviewing services to assess students' language skills, get a feel for their personality — and weed out fraudsters.
Jan 12, 2015
Researchers find new ways to make self-folding 3D structuresInspired by the Japanese art of origami, researchers have found a way to make reversibly self-folding three-dimensional (3D) structures.
May 01, 2013
Boston bombings: Police say 3 more taken into custodyThree more suspects were taken into custody in the Boston Marathon bombing case, including two college friends of Dzhokhar Tsarnaev who came to the US from Kazakhstan, authorities and a defense attorney said Wednesday.
Apr 18, 2013
Fall of the mighty: How a student took on Harvard economists and wonIn the world of economic luminaries, it doesn't get much bigger than Reinhart and Rogoff, whose work has had enormous influence in one of the biggest economic policy debates of the age.