SCIENCE - TECHNOLOGY - NATURE
REPLACING NUCLEAR WITH RENEWABLES WOULD SAVE FRANCE $44.5 BILLION
Gradually decommissioning old nuclear plants would get France to 95 percent renewable energy by 2060.
HOW A BILLION COCKROACHES ARE HELPING CHINA PROCESS FOOD WASTE
A billion bugs eat 55 tons of kitchen waste — every day.
CALIFORNIA IS INSTALLING CHARGERS FOR A TYPE OF ELECTRIC CAR THAT DOESN’T EXIST YET
The first vehicles that will use them are still two years out.
HOW A SPACEX DRAGON CAPSULE DELIVERED CHRISTMAS DINNER TO THE ISS
The astronauts will enjoy a turkey dinner with all the fixings.
WATCH A US SPY SATELLITE LAUNCH FAIL SECONDS BEFORE LIFTOFF
THIS FLUFFY ALIEN WORLD FARTS HELIUM
As a Jupiter-size world swings around its small but active star, bombarded by radiation, the planet leaves behind a tail of escaping helium as wide as itself — and researchers have spotted this tail from the ground, 163 light-years away.
SCIENTISTS REPROGRAMMED HUMAN SKIN CELLS INTO IMMUNE CELLS TO FIGHT CANCER
Cancer immunotherapy will now be more effective.
3D-PRINTED GLUCOSE SENSORS COULD CUT COSTS FOR PEOPLE WITH DIABETES
Finally, no more finger pricking.
RESEARCHERS FOUND A TREASURE TROVE OF PLANETS HIDING IN DUST
The young planets could teach us a lot about our solar system.
WAYMO’S SELF-DRIVING TAXI SERVICE SIGNALS ROUGH ROADS AHEAD FOR AVS
Fully autonomous cars are still slow out of the gate.