Even the most well respected filmmakers have been known to bend the truth a bit when it comes to depicting science on the silver screen, throwing accuracy to the wind in favor of trivialities like \"plot\" and \"drama.\" We kid, of course. But how does this fall's sci-fi epic Interstellar from directo
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If you're ever unlucky enough to be sucked towards a super-dense black hole, you'll soon arrive at something called the event horizon -- from which nothing can escape, including light. Thanks to a new \"earth-sized\" radio telescope, scientists may soon know whether you'll become stretched out infin
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Alt-week takes a look at the best science and alternative tech stories from the last seven days.
Don't pack your bags just yet, but Hubble has found indirect evidence of water on five different planets -- a lot of it, in some cases. Bigger brains than ours are also speculating that like black hol
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