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01.11.16
Gamma ray map offers best view yet of our galaxy's energy
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Gamma ray map offers best view yet of our galaxy's energy

NASA's Fermi space telescope has given us a better view of our galaxy... and then some.

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12.16.15
Large Hadron Collider may have detected a new particle
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Large Hadron Collider may have detected a new particle

Unusual LHC data hints that the Higgs boson might have been just the start of major discoveries.

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10.13.14
Scientists want you to find cosmic rays using your phone's camera
10.13.14

Scientists want you to find cosmic rays using your phone's camera

Cosmic ray particles hit Earth's atmosphere all the time, but finding them is tough; even the most...

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05.29.12
Sharp Pantone 5 ICS phone has 8 color choices,  3.7-inch screen -- oh, and a radiation detector
05.29.12

Sharp Pantone 5 ICS phone has 8 color choices, 3.7-inch screen -- oh, and a radiation detector

Color us shocked and jealous at the new Android 4.0 phone from Sharp -- strange and wonderful even...

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05.10.12
Scientists bend gamma rays, could neuter radioactive waste (update: more credit)
05.10.12

Scientists bend gamma rays, could neuter radioactive waste (update: more credit)

Bending most light is easy; bending it in gamma ray form, however, has often been deemed impossibl...

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