Science and technology

November 17, 2016

Magnetic moments

A CLASSIC experiment beloved of scientifically inclined children is to cover a magnet with a piece of paper and sprinkle iron filings onto the paper. This […]
November 17, 2016

Not so lonely sea in the sky

A great hole in Pluto IS THE solar system about to get another ocean? So far, besides Earth, six bodies are known or suspected to harbour […]
November 16, 2016

The biter bit

KILLING mosquitoes of the genus Anopheles, the sort that transmit malaria, is a serious business—so serious that some doctors would like to do it by using people […]
November 16, 2016

No news like fake news

Source: New feed