The birth of a first child alters parents’ lives suddenly and forever: sleepless nights, afternoons in pajamas and hardly a moment’s respite. Parents are able to make this transition because of changes that take place in the brain
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David Baron, author of the new book American Eclipse, talks about how seeing his first total solar eclipse turned him into an eclipse chaser.
In less than a week, the Moon will pass in front of the Sun in the middle of the day blocking between 20 to 100% of the Sun’s light across the continental United States as it does. How can you prepare for the solar eclipse?
A petroglyph spotted in Chaco Canyon may depict a total solar eclipse witnessed by the Pueblo people.
But the White House memo completely omits climate science and space, emphasizing military tech and basic R&D
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EPA helps supermarkets switch to refrigerants that save money and lessen global warming
Illustrations from the Scientific American archive highlight key discoveries of an influential neuroscientist