Start A Petition

pam's News

Science & Tech

50 Best Blogs for Studying the History of Science
Science & Tech  (tags: Science, Study, Research, Education, History )

- 2723 days ago -
Without intently researching where biology, physics, geology, astronomy, medicine and plenty of other related fields, one cannot possibly grasp the full spectrum of ideas and insights involved.
Tell FCC Commissioner Copps Via Our Free Fax Service: Be a Hero and Save the Internet
Science & Tech  (tags: internet, net neutrality, US, USA, America, World )

- 2749 days ago -
FCC Chairman Genachowski, an Obama administration appointee, has announced plans to issue weak, industry-friendly regulations when the FCC meets on Dec. 21st. In a cynical ploy Mr. G. is calling the regulations "net neutrality," when they know it is NOT!
Harry Potter's Invisibility Cloak Could Become Reality as British Scientists Develop Material That Distorts Light
Science & Tech  (tags: invisibility cloak, science, Metaflex )

- 2785 days ago -
A new material that could be used to create a real-life Harry Potter-style 'invisibility cloak' has been designed by British scientists.The material, called 'Metaflex' may in future provide a way of manufacturing fabrics that manipulate light.
Probe Sweeps Past 'Space Peanut'
Science & Tech  (tags: Probe, Nasa, space peanut, space )

- 2784 days ago -
Nasa's Deep Impact probe has flown by Comet Hartley 2.The first pictures revealed a roughly 1.5km-long, peanut-shaped object with jets of gas streaming from its surface.The pass, which occurred about 23 million km from Earth, was only the fifth time......
Brain Zappers: How a Blast of Electricity Can Make You Better or Worse at Maths (and the Results Last Six Months)
Science & Tech  (tags: Brain, maths, zap of electricity, science, mind )

- 2784 days ago -
A zap of electricity to the brain can make you a bright spark at maths. But shock the wrong spot and you could be as bad with numbers as a six-year-old.In a bizarre experiment, Oxford University and University College London students agreed to having.....
Did the Ancient Greeks Spot Halley's Comet First?
Science & Tech  (tags: astronomy, research, space, halleys comet )

- 2834 days ago -
Piecing together historic record and correlating it with the location of celestial objects nearly 2,500 years ago is an an epic task, but it can prove rather useful for interpreting ancient cosmic discoveries.
Prehistoric Bird Sets Wingspan Record
Science & Tech  (tags: ancient, archaeology, paleontology, birds )

- 2834 days ago -
Soaring the Chilean skies 5-10 million years ago, an enormous bony-toothed bird has set the world avian wingspan record. The bird's wingspan was at least 17 feet, according to scientists.
Image of the Day: Hubble Captures a Ghostly Pinwheel Nebula
Science & Tech  (tags: astronomy, hubble, universe, space, science )

- 2834 days ago -
This spooky image expanding pinwheel spiral shows a rare binary system called LL Pegasi and a surrounding "pre-planetary nebula" known as IRAS 23166+1655. This striking pattern is formed by material being ejected from a dying star and a second star
Science Researchers Predict Discovery of Earth 2.0
Science & Tech  (tags: astronomy, research, scientists, space, science, technology )

- 2834 days ago -
The first Earth-like planet orbiting another star will be announced in May next year, if the discovery of extrasolar planets continues at its present rate, say researchers Samuel Arbesman
Forest Service: Fourmile Fire Won't Be Contained for 10 Days
Science & Tech  (tags: wild fires, conservation, destruction, ecosystems, forests, environment, habitat, humans, nature )

- 2840 days ago -
A fierce blaze in the foothills west of Boulder has destroyed 135 homes -- more than any other fire in Colorado history -- and may not be contained for another 10 days
Content and comments expressed here are the opinions of Care2 users and not necessarily that of or its affiliates.

butterfly credits on the news network

  • credits for vetting a newly submitted story
  • credits for vetting any other story
  • credits for leaving a comment
learn more
pam's contributions
Stories submitted:
Front Page stories:
Noted in Past Week:
Analyst Ratio* : 0%
* Analyst Ratio is based on success in Note-ing news stories in the past week that make the Front Page, before they are promoted to the Front Page.

care2 news network tools

News Network Bookmarklet

Submit stories from your browser toolbar with the easy to use Add to Care2 News! bookmarklet.

News Network Syndication

Get this page in RSS. Keep up to date with the Care2 News Network in your favorite RSS reader. Yahoo!, Newsgator, Bloglines, and more!
Find out how to subscribe!

New to Care2? Start Here.