Protecting web users’ privacy

Informatics
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. — Most website visits these days entail a database query — to look up airline flights, for example, ...

ALMA Observes Galaxies Embedded in Super-Halos

Astronomy
By harnessing the extreme sensitivity of the Atacama Large Millimeter/submillimeter Array (ALMA), astronomers have directly observed a pair of Milky ...

3-D printing turns nanomachines into life-size workers

EngineeringMore Science
Using advanced 3-D printing, Dartmouth College researchers have unlocked the key to transforming microscopic nanorings into smart materials that perform ...

New study maps space dust in 3-D

Astronomy
Consider that the Earth is just a giant cosmic dust bunny — a big bundle of debris amassed from exploded ...

People’s romantic choices share characteristics, but for different reasons

AntropologyMore Science
Ever wondered what your exes have in common, and how they differ from people you never dated? The people one ...

How physical activity and sedentary time affect adolescents’ bones

Medicine
A large prospective study in 309 adolescent boys and girls underscores the importance of physical activity for developing bone strength ...

Mars volcano, Earth’s dinosaurs went extinct about the same time

Astronomy
New NASA research reveals that the giant Martian shield volcano Arsia Mons produced one new lava flow at its summit ...

Would you remain calm as the world ends?

Antropology
BUFFALO, N.Y. — As the world ends, will you lock arms and sing “Kumbayah” or embark on a path of ...

Why water splashes: New theory reveals secrets

Physics
Reason why raindrops and spilt coffee splash revealed by University of Warwick research New theory uncovers — for first time ...

ALMA Confirms ability to see a “Cosmic Hole”

Astronomy
“Cosmic Microwave Background (CMB)” radio waves come from every direction. When CMB radio waves pass through the hot gas in ...