450-Million-Year-Old Fossil Named After Actor Who Played ‘Doctor Who’

The new trilobite fossil Gravicalymene bakeri is named after Britsih actor Tom Baker, who played one … [+] of the doctors in Doctor Who. Smith & Ebach2020 Two Australian paleontologists…

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We’ll Have to Learn to Live With Smoke. Here’s Why.

PORTLAND, Ore. — For a full week this month, my family did not leave our house here in this famously outdoorsy city. At times, smoke from the state’s huge wildfires…

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Can a Genetically Modified Bug Combat a Global Farm Plague?

Tessnow says it’s important to know more about the genetic structure of the fall armyworm, a project she’s working on during her doctoral thesis. “It will be interesting to see…

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Droughts, Floods, Linked To Mental Health, Finds New Study

Low lying area villagers are seen as their houses submerged as Mahanadi river’s Hirakud Dam water … [+] just outskirts of Bhubaneswar and crossing in its branch rivers in down…

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Former BT CEO to lead task force that will advise UK.gov on diversifying the nation’s telecoms supply chain • The Register

The Ministry of Fun* has assembled a new task force of senior mobile industry bods to help diversify the UK’s telecoms supply chain and reduce the exposure to so-called “high-risk…

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The Biggest Fundamental Questions That ‘42’ Really Is The Answer To

Touted as the answer to the ultimate question about life, the Universe, and everything, 42 plays an … [+] important role not only in popular culture, specifically through Douglas Adams’…

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