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Breakthrough images provide closest look yet at the Sun's truly chaotic surface
Passant Rabie
Our host star is wild.
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1.27.2020 6:05 PM
How math can save your life
Dan Falk

In The Math of Life and Death, Kit Yates shows how mathematics is crucial to understanding everything we see and do.

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1.25.2020 1:05 AM
History repeats itself. That's bad news for the 2020s.
David Baker
Here are some big-picture predictions.
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1.22.2020 1:00 PM
Sex-swapping fish show what it means to be resilient
Claire Cameron
Transitioning between the sexes allows these fish species to survive and thrive.
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1.20.2020 8:29 PM
Inverse Daily: flying taxis pipe dream
Greta Moran
Zero-carbon flying taxis might be on the near horizon, at least for those who can afford them.
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1.20.2020 8:00 PM
Can these 6 steps tip us toward real climate action?
Nina Pullano
To decarbonize by 2050, here's what we have to do.
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1.20.2020 1:37 PM
One of the biggest benefits of the vegetarian diet may not be that big
Wayne Martindale
It's not as sustainable as one might think.
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1.19.2020 8:58 PM
Could invisible aliens really exist among us? An astrobiologist explains
Samantha Rolfe
Life may be easy to recognize, but it’s notoriously difficult to define.
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1.18.2020 8:35 PM
4 hacks to boost food sustainability in the grocery aisle
Luca Panzone and Natasha Auch
How does your grocery shopping affect the planet?
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1.17.2020 9:41 PM
Scientists find a new cause for an insidious brain virus
Marnie Willman
For years, no one had any idea where the disease was coming from.
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1.17.2020 7:00 PM
Watch the first-ever video of individual atoms bonding and breaking
Passant Rabie
The incredible new footage shows the atoms bonding, separating, then bonding again.
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1.17.2020 5:01 PM
Inverse Daily: giant squid, decoded
Greta Moran
There's more to these ocean-dwelling giants than legend would suggest.
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1.16.2020 9:04 PM
Unprecedented gene study suggests giant squids may be massively intelligent
Nina Pullano
There is more to these ocean-dwelling giants than legend would suggest.
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1.16.2020 7:30 PM
The Netherlands is sinking and an iconic Dutch symbol is to blame
Molly Quell
“In 100 years, sea level rise as a result of climate change is a bigger problem for the Netherlands."
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1.16.2020 7:02 PM
New theory explains how life arose after the dinosaurs went extinct
Passant Rabie
The research proposes an intriguing new twist in one of the most fascinating moments in Earth's history.
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1.16.2020 5:47 PM
Terrifying fossil may be one of earliest air-breathing animals on Earth
Nina Pullano
The Earth's first terrestrial animals were pretty weird.
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1.16.2020 4:37 PM
Musk tweet reveals construction of Starship is rapidly moving forward
Passant Rabie
The SpaceX CEO snapped a behind-the-scenes image of SN1 in the making.
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1.16.2020 4:30 PM
Inverse Daily: The world’s thermometer is off the charts
Greta Moran
The last decade was the hottest on record — it is "almost certain" the 2020s will be even hotter.
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1.16.2020 4:00 PM
Video of wolf puppies reveals a jaw-dropping similarity to dogs
Nina Pullano
All of the puppies are Very Good Boys.
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1.16.2020 2:18 PM
Blood type may be the reason why some get norovirus more than others — study
Patricia L. Foster
Not everyone is equally vulnerable.