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TAKING HYDROXYCHLOROQUINE MAY NOT PREVENT COVID-19 AFTER EXPOSURE

Taking hydroxychloroquine may not prevent COVID-19 after exposure : Hydroxychloroquine is no better than a sugar pill at stopping health-care...

A NEW DEVICE CAN PRODUCE ELECTRICITY USING SHADOWS

A new device can produce electricity using shadows : Someday, shadows and light could team up to provide power. A new device exploits...

 
 
 

FOSSIL FUELS APPEAR TO RELEASE FAR MORE METHANE THAN WE THOUGHT | SCIENCE NEWS FOR STUDENTS

Fossil fuels appear to release far more methane than we thought | Science News for Students : Using fossil fuels releases far more...

WAS THAT A MARSQUAKE? | SCIENCE NEWS FOR STUDENTS

Was that a Marsquake? | Science News for Students : Let's get ready to rumble! NASA appears to have just captured the first recording...

 
 
 

BLACKBIRDERSWEEK SEEKS TO OPEN THE OUTDOORS FOR EVERYONE | SCIENCE NEWS FOR STUDENTS

BlackBirdersWeek seeks to open the outdoors for everyone | Science News for Students : A black child grins widely while holding a falcon...

WHY ELEPHANTS AND ARMADILLOS MIGHT EASILY GET DRUNK | SCIENCE NEWS FOR STUDENTS

Why elephants and armadillos might easily get drunk | Science News for Students : Stories of drunken elephants go back more than a...

 
 
 

SKELETONS HINT THAT ANCIENT SOCIETIES HAD WOMEN WARRIORS

Skeletons hint that ancient societies had women warriors : History has suggested ancient societies left warfare to men. But remains...

THIS ROBOT'S PARTS ARE HELPLESS ALONE, BUT TURN SMART AS THEY TEAM UP | SCIENCE NEWS FOR STUDENTS

This robot's parts are helpless alone, but turn smart as they team up | Science News for Students : When you imagine a robot, you might...

 
 
 

WHAT PARENTS NEED TO KNOW ABOUT KIDS IN THE SUMMER OF COVID-19

What parents need to know about kids in the summer of COVID-19 : As states reopen, the coming months bring the prospect of gatherings...

LET'S LEARN ABOUT HAIR

Let's learn about hair : If you've had a home haircut lately, you're not alone. Many hair salons are closed right now. That's because...

 
 
 

LET'S LEARN ABOUT BIAS | SCIENCE NEWS FOR STUDENTS

Let's learn about bias | Science News for Students : Many people would like to believe that they treat all people equally. But often...

LET'S LEARN ABOUT JUPITER

Let's learn about Jupiter : If you went looking for a planet as different from Earth as you could find, you wouldn't have to go all...

 
 
 

A MILLION TINY QUAKES SHOOK SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA - AND NO ONE KNEW | SCIENCE NEWS FOR STUDENTS

A million tiny quakes shook Southern California - and no one knew | Science News for Students : Many people in California worry about...

A NEW 3-D MAP ILLUMINATES THE 'LITTLE BRAIN' WITHIN THE HEART

A new 3-D map illuminates the 'little brain' within the heart : The heart has its own “brain.” Now, scientists have drawn a detailed...

 
 
 

A FIRST: COMMERCIAL ROCKET TAKES HUMANS INTO SPACE

A first: Commercial rocket takes humans into space : On May 30, a commercial rocket for the first time ferried astronauts into Earth...

PLANETS WITH HYDROGEN SKIES COULD HARBOR LIFE

Planets with hydrogen skies could harbor life : Microbes can live and grow in bottles of pure hydrogen, scientists now report. Their...

 
 
 

ANCIENT RECIPES HELPED SCIENTISTS RESURRECT A LONG-LOST BLUE HUE | SCIENCE NEWS FOR STUDENTS

Ancient recipes helped scientists resurrect a long-lost blue hue | Science News for Students : Scientists have resurrected a purple-blue...

THE DEAD SEA SCROLLS CONTAIN GENETIC CLUES TO THEIR ORIGINS

The Dead Sea Scrolls contain genetic clues to their origins : Genetic clues extracted from slivers of the famous Dead Sea Scrolls are...

 
 
 

A WEIRD COSMIC FLARE CALLED THE ‘COW' NOW HAS COMPANY

A weird cosmic flare called the ‘Cow' now has company : First, astronomers discovered the “Cow.” Now they've rounded up a small herd....

WHEN PREY GET SCARCE, THESE JELLIES BECOME CANNIBALS | SCIENCE NEWS FOR STUDENTS

When prey get scarce, these jellies become cannibals | Science News for Students : Some jellies go ballistic when their prey disappears....

 
 
 



UFC 250: Odds, tips and betting prediction: Amanda Nunes vs Felicia Spencer...

UFC 250: Odds, tips and betting prediction: Amanda Nunes vs Felicia Spencer, card, prelims - Win, KO and points odds

TWO-WEIGHT UFC champion Amanda Nunes is back in the octagon for UFC 250 as she takes on Felicia Spencer. Nunes - known as The Lioness - headlines a stacked card as UFC continue... Read more ...

UFC 250 live stream FREE: How to watch Nunes vs Spencer plus main card...

UFC 250 live stream FREE: How to watch Nunes vs Spencer plus main card TONIGHT without paying

AMANDA NUNES returns to the Octagon this weekend to defender her UFC Women's Featherweight title against Felicia Spencer at UFC 250. The event will be taking place at UFC's... Read more ...

Madeleine McCann: British police receive nearly 400 tip-offs after new...

Madeleine McCann: British police receive nearly 400 tip-offs after new suspect revealed

Almost 400 tip-offs about the disappearance of Madeleine McCann have been handed to British police since a new suspect was identified on Wednesday. Read more ...

Leipzig chief's Timo Werner transfer admission doesn't signal Man Utd or...

Leipzig chief's Timo Werner transfer admission doesn't signal Man Utd or Liverpool bids

Chelsea fans do not need worry - RB Leipzig chief Oliver Mintzlaff's admission about Timo Werner on Saturday does not mean the striker could suddenly move to Manchester United... Read more ...

George W. Bush and Mitt Romney won't support Trump in 2020, while some GOP...

George W. Bush and Mitt Romney won't support Trump in 2020, while some GOP officials consider voting for Biden

Former President George W. Bush and Sen. Mitt Romney of Utah won't support President Donald Trump's re-election, and other GOP officials are considering voting for Joe Biden... Read more ...

Fern Britton reveals she misses ex Phil Vickery as she breaks silence on split

Fern Britton reveals she misses ex Phil Vickery as she breaks silence on split

The former This Morning presenter, 62, has revealed she does miss her estranged husband Phil Vickery, six months after announcing they were filing for divorce. Read more ...

The Masked Singer US judge Nicole Scherzinger makes awkward dig at Mel B...

The Masked Singer US judge Nicole Scherzinger makes awkward dig at Mel B during the first episode

The Pussycat Dolls star, 41, appeared to make a dig at Mel B as she attempted to figure out which famous face was behind the Butterfly during The Masked Singer US on Saturday... Read more ...

Eddie Nketiah bags hat-trick as Arsenal thrash Charlton ahead of Premier...

Eddie Nketiah bags hat-trick as Arsenal thrash Charlton ahead of Premier League restart

Nketiah scored a hat-trick Eddie Nketiah scored a hat-trick as Arsenal won a behind-closed-doors friendly against Charlton on Saturday. Arsenal controlled proceedings at the... Read more ...

Timo Werner transfer deal 'almost ready' as Chelsea close in RB Leipzig star

Timo Werner transfer deal 'almost ready' as Chelsea close in RB Leipzig star

Premier League side have 'verbal agreement' with Werner and are expected to confirm signing next week despite Bundesliga club's chief executive saying no deal had been done Read more ...

10 police officers injured during clashes at Black Lives Matter protest

10 police officers injured during clashes at Black Lives Matter protest

Protests remained peaceful in the day, before tensions escalated between police and a small number of activists in the evening Ten officers were left injured after police... Read more ...