What happens when a raindrop hits a puddle? – Science News (Trending Perfect)

[ad_1] Have you ever walked in the rain on a warm spring day and seen that perfect pond? You know, the ones where the raindrops seem to fall at the right pace, causing a dance of vanishing circles? Even before I entered the field Fluid flow research For nearly 15 years, I have been fascinated … Read more

Japan confirms expert meeting in China to ease concerns over discharge of treated radioactive water – Science News (Trending Perfect)

[ad_1] TOKYO (AP) — Japan said Sunday that its experts have held talks with their Chinese counterparts to try to allay Beijing's concerns about the discharge of radioactive treated wastewater from the wrecked Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant into the sea. During the talks held on Saturday in the northeastern Chinese city of Dalian, Japanese … Read more

Researchers have discovered an unusual ancient fossil in the Amazon – Science News (Trending Perfect)

[ad_1] Editor's Note: A version of this story appeared in CNN's science newsletter Wonder Theory. To get it in your inbox, Sign up for free here. Earth's oceans are teeming with many life forms and secrets. To better understand the ocean floor, enterprising marine scientists decided to tag tiger sharks patrolling the shallow tropical seas … Read more

How your phone can help April 8 – Science News (Trending Perfect)

[ad_1] A total solar eclipse will have millions of people from Texas to Maine gazing at the sky on the afternoon of April 8. The eclipse will plunge people along a narrow path into midday darkness, but people outside the path of totality can still use eclipse glasses to see the moon pass in front … Read more

Why do some clouds disappear during a solar eclipse? – Science News (Trending Perfect)

[ad_1] Sign up for CNN's Wonder Theory science newsletter. Explore the universe with news of fascinating discoveries, scientific advances and more. It's midday, and the sun is high in the sky, a natural heavenly canvas filled with puffy, cauliflower-shaped clouds. With little warning, the clouds filling the horizon begin to dissipate before your eyes. Not … Read more

Uranium is being mined near the Grand Canyon as prices rise and the US pushes for more nuclear power – Science News (Trending Perfect)

[ad_1] The largest U.S. uranium producer is ramping up work just south of Grand Canyon National Park on a long-disputed project that has been largely dormant since the 1980s. The action unfolds against a backdrop of global instability and growing demand that is driving uranium prices higher. The Biden administration and dozens of other countries … Read more

A double-headed SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket will launch at the Cape on Saturday – Science News (Trending Perfect)

[ad_1] As the wait continues to bid farewell to Delta IV Heavy, locals and spring breakers are preparing for a possible double rocket launch show on Saturday. If all goes according to plan, two Falcon 9 rockets could soar into Florida's skies on back-to-back evening launches — something that's still a novelty. SpaceX confirmed both … Read more

Webb reveals the giant of the early universe – Science News (Trending Perfect)

[ad_1] by Dr Kate Boyett, University of Melbourne March 28, 2024 Recent observations by the James Webb Space Telescope have revealed Gz9p3, an ancient galaxy dating back to the universe's early childhood years, revealing that it is exceptionally massive and mature. This discovery, which points to rapid star formation and early galaxy mergers, is prompting … Read more

Holy blue! French scientists warn that camembert and brie are 'on the verge of extinction' – Science News (Trending Perfect)

[ad_1] Cambert, France – On a small farm nestled in the lush green hills NormandyAude Sementzeff heats raw milk from cows up the hill until it curdles, then scoops it into molds to make round, pearly white Camembert cheese. For eight years, Simintsev has been making soft, earthy cheese in small batches to sell Paris … Read more