DNA Sequenced in Space

    Landmark experiment on ISS... DNA base pairs had been successfully sequenced in microgravity in a milestone experiment conducted aboard the International Space Station

    Europa Ocean Spews Vapor

    Holds twice as much water as the Earth’s oceans...Using NASA’s Hubble Space Telescope, astronomers captured images suggesting that Europa, one of the

    Europe Says “Open Science”

    All scientific papers to be freely available by 2020...  European ministers in charge of research agreed on making all scientific papers freely available

    The “Hobbit” Further Shrunk!

    New fossil specimens corroborate “dwarf human” hypothesis... A newly discovered fossil mandible and teeth at the Indonesian island of Flores disproved some claims