Science

The term "Science" is extensive and covers a wide range of specialized topics. Science is an essential component of understanding the world around us. Children and adults alike are often fascinated by the scientific study and exploration of everything from technological advances to the countries of the world and even beyond earth - into outer space.

Arouse the curiosity of the student within you. Learn more about the ever-changing, astonishing world we live in. You don't need to wear a lab coat to enjoy science quizzes!

With categories that include energy, geography and astronomy, you can test your existing knowledge and brush up on your scientific studies. The beauty of science is that there is always something new to learn.


Space : NPR

If you time it just right, tossing a ball in the air as an elevator starts to move, the ball seems to hang in the air for a moment, like gravity had b...

Author Kim Stanley Robinson deserves a place as a true visionary: He has done more than just write good science-fiction ? he's mapped out new territor...

President Trump's pick for the next head of NASA, Rep. Jim Bridenstine, R-Okla., will have his Senate nomination hearing on Wednesday. He's been contr...

Astronomers are eager to learn more about the visitor as it zooms through, like how far-off planets form: "You'd love to see if it looks like stuff in...

Selected by NASA in 1966, Weitz went on to fly on the first manned Skylab mission and performed vital space walks to fix the stricken station. He late...


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Technology : NPR

Congress held hearings last week on how Russia used social media to interfere with the presidential campaign. One key tool they used was "bots," compu...

D.C. hunkers down, uncertain whether there'll be more legal action from DOJ special counsel Robert Mueller, as the imbroglio contagion spreads. Plus, ...

Social media platforms had to answer to Congress for the part it played in Russian influence in the 2016 elections. Dartmouth computer science profess...

The third- and fourth-largest U.S. wireless carriers had been in talks for a long time but announced Saturday that they could not agree on mutually be...

For people who love a good romance novel, getting to the steamy moments just got a little easier.


NYT > Technology

In a remarkable blog post, Facebook cited research showing that ?passively consuming? social media made people feel worse. It also said it was trying ...

In a 37-page letter made public in court, a former Uber security employee detailed a massive intelligence-gathering operation that included tailing ri...

Here is a guide to what will happen in the coming weeks (and maybe years), including potential changes from companies and numerous lawsuits.

Our reporters look at the week in tech, including the F.C.C.?s decision to repeal net neutrality and Bitcoin?s continued boom.

With sexual harassment revelations rife and public spaces threatened, some women are wondering just why they wear these things.


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