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This may look like a piece of abstract art, but you’re actually looking at the cutting-edge of optical technology. This microscopic set-up can pulse light on-and-off a bewildering 90 billion times per second. Read More >>
Nigeria marked its first full year with no new polio cases on Friday, thanks to an inoculation campaign which carried on despite continuing violence in the north and other major challenges for public health workers.
This is hair ice. It forms in cool, high-latitude forests on humid nights when temperatures are just below freezing, and it usually disappears soon after sunrise. New research shows how fungi play a special role in its production. Read more >>