Radiation

08.16.16
A lab-made black hole supports longstanding Hawking theory
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A lab-made black hole supports longstanding Hawking theory

"Hawking radiation" suggests black holes can evaporate, and new evidence supports it.

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07.31.16
Deep space travel might play havoc with your heart
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Deep space travel might play havoc with your heart

A study finds that Apollo astronauts have been more likely than most to die of heart disease.

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08.25.15
Researchers may have found a cancer cell's 'off' switch
08.25.15

Researchers may have found a cancer cell's 'off' switch

Researchers have found that injecting a biological processor called microRNA into a tumor increases the levels of a specific protein that inhibits cellular reproduction.

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08.25.15
Stephen Hawking believes he knows how information escapes black holes
08.25.15

Stephen Hawking believes he knows how information escapes black holes

Black holes may not be as inescapable as we once thought.

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04.22.15
A radioactive drone landed on the Japanese Prime Minister's office (update: arrest)
04.22.15

A radioactive drone landed on the Japanese Prime Minister's office (update: arrest)

Japan has a mystery on its hands. A worker has discovered a drone on top of Prime Minister Shinzo...

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05.31.13
Curiosity rover discovers dangerous levels of radiation during Mars transit
05.31.13

Curiosity rover discovers dangerous levels of radiation during Mars transit

While we've learned that radiation levels on Mars are safe for humans, actually getting there in t...

By N. Lee,   05.31.13
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04.18.13
Electron showers could create the nano-spacesuit of the future
04.18.13

Electron showers could create the nano-spacesuit of the future

Historically, whenever man or beast's been bombarded with massive amounts of radiation the results...

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