Taking a cue from weather forecasters, researchers combine satellite measurements and models in attempt to predict volcanic activity
Data visualization engineer Zan Armstrong takes a close look at human birth patterns.
A Scientific American analysis finds this trend differs based on where one lives
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Physicists have exploited the laws of quantum mechanics to send information without transmitting a signal. But have they, really?
People at that age who receive subsidies for care would see big changes
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Infographic of the Week
When the Oroville Dam spillway cracked and failed after a wet California winter, a team of scientists created a one fiftieth–scale model of the damaged concrete and eroded hillside to help guide the reconstruction.