Facebook gave researcher anonymized data on 57 billion friendships
The dataset included every friendship made on Facebook in 2011.
Researchers create robotic fish that can swim underwater on its own
The soft robot could be used to observe marine life in its natural habitat.
Vanguard I has spent six decades in orbit, more than any other craft
And it’s still providing valuable information.
Researchers turned wood into a better insulator than Styrofoam
It could be used commercially as an environmentally friendly insulator.
Study finds fake news spreads faster and further on Twitter than truth
It estimates that a false story is 70 percent more likely to be retweeted than a true one.
Juno gives us a look at what’s happening beneath Jupiter’s surface
Researchers detailed new findings in four papers.
Researchers may have detected signals from the universe’s first stars
Evidence suggests they began to form 180 million years after the Big Bang.
Bipartisan bill calls for study on economic impact of broadband access
It’s a companion bill to a similar piece of proposed legislation in the Senate.
Researchers use CRISPR to detect HPV and Zika
They also use it to log a cell's history.