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Satellites to monitor all volcanoes

April 20, 2017

volcano

Two satellites will soon start monitoring volcanoes all over the world for signs of eruption.

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The vanishing river

April 19, 2017

River bed

'Surprised' scientists have discovered that a river in Canada has 'disappeared'.

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Space junk danger

April 19, 2017

space junk

The increasing amount of junk in orbit around Earth is a growing risk to satellites.

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Alien atmosphere discovered

April 12, 2017

Alien Planet

Astronomers have confirmed that a planet outside the Solar System has an atmosphere.

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Shoelace mystery solved

April 12, 2017

Shoes

Scientists have revealed the forces that act on shoelaces to make them come undone.

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Car wash aids climate science

April 11, 2017

Glacier

Scientists will use equipment adapted from a car wash to study a Himalayan glacier.

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SpaceX's recycled rocket

March 30, 2017

Falcon cores

SpaceX has built its latest Falcon rocket using second-hand parts.

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TB's genetic code revealed

March 24, 2017

DNA

For the first time scientists can sequence the genetic code of different strains of tuberculosis.

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Night vision for driverless cars

March 22, 2017

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Engineers have 'taught' cars to see in the dark.

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Spider venom stroke therapy

March 21, 2017

Spider

Lethal venom from spiders could be used as a stroke therapy in the future.

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