A new report and video show how dust from an ancient lakebed in Africa is critical to plant growth on another continent.
Information from the Planck space telescope helped create a stunning new map. It's also shedding light on dark matter and the origins of the universe.
How it shakes out will profoundly affect the way we all use computing devices, warns high-profile developer Tim Bray. And should we cede so much control to Apple and Google?
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Martian dust can wreak havoc with sensitive equipment, so researchers have created a chamber that lets them simulate the Martian surface -- dust and all -- before that equipment heads to the Red Planet.
The service advisory issued by Nikon will give owners of the D600 some peace of mind when it comes to the oft-reported dust issues.
Manufacturers are finding ways to breathe life into their new products, proving that smartphones haven't run out of ideas.
A winner has been declared in the debate about stars, dark matter and black holes, and it can help us understand how elliptical galaxies grow.
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Long fingerlike tendrils poked out from the part of the Red Planet known as the "Martian limb" and astronomers are scratching their heads over the cause.