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A Future for American Energy

At the first Science Meets Congress event, Energy Solutions for a Sustainable Future, energy and innovation experts from academia, government and the private sector talked with Scientific American Editor in Chief Mariette DiChristina about American's energy future.    

January 29, 2018 — Steve Mirsky

Pictures in the Air: 3-D Printing with Light

Suspended in midair like science fiction holograms, a new technology can create high-resolution 3-D light displays. Nature Video finds out how it works. This video was reproduced with permission and was first published on January 24, 2018. It is a Nature Video production.

January 24, 2018 — Nature Video

Moon's Tug Doesn't Cause Big Quakes

An analysis of more than 200 earthquakes over the past four centuries concludes there's no connection between moon phases and big earthquakes. Christopher Intagliata reports.

January 19, 2018 — Christopher Intagliata

You Live in a Strange Solar System

Astronomers found that other star systems tend to host similarly sized exoplanets—far different from ours. Christopher Intagliata reports.

January 10, 2018 — Christopher Intagliata

Make a Black Hole

A spacetime science activity from Science Buddies

December 7, 2017 — Science Buddies and Ben Finio

Science for the Modern World