2 behemoths clash in the Fat Bear Week finals
Alaska

2 behemoths clash in the Fat Bear Week finals

Welcome to Fat Bear Week 2020! Katmai National Park and Preserve’s brown bears spent the summer gorging on 4,500-calorie salmon, and they’ve transformed into rotund giants, some over 1,000 pounds. The park is holding its annual playoff-like competition for the fattest of the fat bears (you can vote online between …

Black hole discoveries earn three scientists the Nobel Prize in Physics
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Black hole discoveries earn three scientists the Nobel Prize in Physics

The 2020 Nobel Prize in Physics was awarded to three scientists Tuesday for their discoveries around one of the most fascinating and mysterious parts of our known universe: black holes. Reinhard Genzel and Andrea Ghez were jointly awarded half of the annual Prize for their discovery of a compact, supermassive …

Scientists recreated a work of art with millions of microscopic lights
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Scientists recreated a work of art with millions of microscopic lights

Researchers at the National Institute of Standards and Technology recreated the famous painting, “Girl With a Pearl Earring,” by using a new technology that involves “painting with light.” Read more… More about Tech, Mashable Video, Light, Painting, and Science Continue Reading…

The Fat Bear Week winner is truly colossal
Alaska

The Fat Bear Week winner is truly colossal

Welcome to Fat Bear Week 2020! Katmai National Park and Preserve’s brown bears spent the summer gorging on 4,500-calorie salmon, and they’ve transformed into rotund giants, some over 1,000 pounds. The park is holding its annual playoff-like competition for the fattest of the fat bears (you can vote online between …

These microscopic photos show the hidden beauty of an invisible world
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These microscopic photos show the hidden beauty of an invisible world

We know that wildlife photos of large mammals and wide open vistas can be breathtaking, but you know what doesn’t get enough of a look in? Close-up shots. As in microscopic, invisible-to-the-naked-eye kind of shots. Enter the Nikon Small World Photomicrography Competition, which celebrates images taken using microscopes and has …

2 behemoths clash in the Fat Bear Week finals
Alaska

2 behemoths clash in the Fat Bear Week finals

Welcome to Fat Bear Week 2020! Katmai National Park and Preserve’s brown bears spent the summer gorging on 4,500-calorie salmon, and they’ve transformed into rotund giants, some over 1,000 pounds. The park is holding its annual playoff-like competition for the fattest of the fat bears (you can vote online between …

The Fat Bear Week winner is truly colossal
Alaska

The Fat Bear Week winner is truly colossal

Welcome to Fat Bear Week 2020! Katmai National Park and Preserve’s brown bears spent the summer gorging on 4,500-calorie salmon, and they’ve transformed into rotund giants, some over 1,000 pounds. The park is holding its annual playoff-like competition for the fattest of the fat bears (you can vote online between …

Scientists recreated a work of art with millions of microscopic lights
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Scientists recreated a work of art with millions of microscopic lights

Researchers at the National Institute of Standards and Technology recreated the famous painting, “Girl With a Pearl Earring,” by using a new technology that involves “painting with light.” Read more… More about Tech, Mashable Video, Light, Painting, and Science Continue Reading…

Black hole discoveries earn three scientists the Nobel Prize in Physics
black holes

Black hole discoveries earn three scientists the Nobel Prize in Physics

The 2020 Nobel Prize in Physics was awarded to three scientists Tuesday for their discoveries around one of the most fascinating and mysterious parts of our known universe: black holes. Reinhard Genzel and Andrea Ghez were jointly awarded half of the annual Prize for their discovery of a compact, supermassive …

The Fat Bear Week winner is truly colossal
Alaska

The Fat Bear Week winner is truly colossal

Welcome to Fat Bear Week 2020! Katmai National Park and Preserve’s brown bears spent the summer gorging on 4,500-calorie salmon, and they’ve transformed into rotund giants, some over 1,000 pounds. The park is holding its annual playoff-like competition for the fattest of the fat bears (you can vote online between …