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WEEKEND EDITION: January 20, 2018 through January 21, 2018

Quanta Magazine:
Why an Old Theory of Everything Is Gaining New Life

Science Trends:
Using Machine Learning To Study The String Landscape

The Verge:
This tiny robot moves so fast it's just a blur on camera

Wired:
Forget the Robot Singularity Apocalypse. Let's Talk About the Multiplicity

Daily Mail:
From the tiny robot controlled by your brainwaves, to the AI companion that can recognize your pets: The adorable bots on display at CES

Daily Mail:
Exquisite wing fossils reveal the world's first butterflies appeared 200 million years ago, long BEFORE there were flowers on Earth to pollinate

Live Science:
Little 'Rainbow' Dinosaur Discovered by Farmer in China

Atlas Obscura:
An Amazing Fossilized Eye Reveals How an Ancient Bird Saw

Daily Mail:
The giant burrowing BAT that scurried along the ground 19 million years ago

Daily Mail:
Orangutans 'may know medicines unknown to humans': Great apes are filmed chewing plants to make 'ointment' that eases aching limbs in a world first

Daily Mail:
Incredible footage shows an octopus change colour in SECONDS to protect itself from predators

The Guardian:
Complex engineering and metal-work discovered beneath ancient Greek 'pyramid'

Live Science:
4,000-Year-Old Mummies Are Half Brothers, DNA Analysis Shows

Live Science:
Archaeologists Begin Search for Tomb of King Tut's Wife

Live Science:
Untouched 'Frozen Tomb' Discovered in Siberia

BBC History Extra:
Scythians: the art of war

The History Blog:
Precise date of Porta Nigra in Trier identified

The History Blog:
Unique Roman game board found in 4th c. tomb in Slovakia

Daily Mail:
Political life of the mysterious Moche 'desert people' is revealed after researchers uncover two secret chambers used by leaders for debates and elaborate feasts 1,500 years ago

Forbes:
The Day England Outlawed Alchemy

BBC History Extra:
Elizabeth of York: a Tudor of rare talent

BBC History Extra:
The plot to kidnap King George III

Smithsonian Magazine:
From Helping Shut-Ins to Sisterly Advice, Mail-Order Magazines Did More Than Just Sell Things

Atlas Obscura:
The British Once Built a 1,100-Mile Hedge Through the Middle of India

The History Blog:
Trouvelot's astronomical drawings to go on display

Daily Mail:
Seen for the first time in a century: Previously unknown Van Gogh masterpieces that provide a 'stylistic missing link' for the Dutch artist go on display in Amsterdam

Forbes:
Nikola Tesla's Earthquake Machine

Atlas Obscura:
The Painstaking Process Behind Those Wild WWI Naval Paint Jobs

Smithsonian Magazine:
The Woman Who Transformed How We Teach Geography

The Atlantic:
The Accidental Poison That Founded the Modern FDA

Atlas Obscura:
Who Really Designed the American Dime?

Atlas Obscura:
How Mr. Potato Head Changed the Advertising Business

Jalopnik:
This Is What A Nuclear 'Fizzle' Looks Like

Smithsonian Magazine:
Sixty Years Ago, Willie O'Ree Broke the NHL's Color Barrier

Atlas Obscura:
The Little-Known History of Seafaring Pets

January 19, 2018

Bloomberg:
America's Fastest Spy Plane May Be Back - and Hypersonic

The Aviationist:
The Belgian Air Force Has Released Footage Of The Russian Tu-160 Blackjack Intercepted Over The North Sea

History Net:
The Sky's Their Canvas

Daily Mail:
All hail the Hurricane: How the rugged aerial warrior was a masterpiece of strength and resilience that the RAF would have lost the Battle of Britain without

Air & Space Magazine:
The Day a Soviet Moon Rover Refused to Stop

Newmax:
Genius Was Behind Apollo's Lunar Legacy

January 18, 2018

Newsweek:
Giant 'Potentially Hazardous' Asteroid Will Whiz By Earth So Close We Can See Inside It

WILX-TV:
Meteorite fragments scattered across Mid-Michigan

ABC News:
Science Says: That Michigan meteor could have been meatier

Detroit Free Press:
Which type of meteorite landed in Michigan? NASA 90% sure it knows

Spaceflight Now:
Photos: Ground crews roll 75th Atlas 5 rocket to its launch pad

Spaceflight Insider:
Aerojet Rocketdyne starts off a busy 2018 with hot fire of RS-25 engine

Spaceflight Insider:
Long March 11 scheduled to orbit nine small satellites Friday

Astrobiology Magazine:
Cassini Finds Saturn Moon Has 'Sea Level' Like Earth

Spaceflight Insider:
Titan's haze captured in Cassini photo

Astrobiology Magazine:
Meteorites Brought Water To Earth During the First Two Million Years

January 17, 2018

CBS News:
"Likely" meteor lights up sky over Michigan, National Weather Service says

NBC News:
'Fireball' Lights Up Midwestern Sky, Tangles Emergency Phone Lines, Sets Twitter Ablaze

Spaceflight Now:
Sharp-eyed surveillance satellite launched by China

Spaceflight Now:
Electron test launch from New Zealand could happen this weekend

Spaceflight Now:
Photos: Delta 4 blasts off from Vandenberg's historic SLC-6 launch pad

Spaceflight Now:
James Webb Space Telescope completes critical end-to-end test

January 16, 2018

Digital Trends:
SpaceX aims to fire up its powerful Falcon Heavy rocket on Tuesday

Forbes:
Doubts About SpaceX Reliability Persist As Astronaut Missions Approach

Space News:
New U.S. missile-warning satellite set for launch at Cape Canaveral

Endgadget:
Chinese booster rocket nearly smashes into a small town

Spaceflight Insider:
Steep Martian slopes reveal structure of underground ice sheets

Astrobiology Magazine:
Ingredients for Life Revealed in Meteorites That Fell to Earth

January 15, 2018

Spaceflight Now:
Delta 4 rocket successfully lofts clandestine NRO satellite into orbit

Spaceflight Insider:
Classified NROL-47 mission launches from Vandenberg

Spaceflight Insider:
SpaceX's CRS-13 Dragon capsule departs ISS after 4-week stay

Spaceflight Now:
Commercial cargo craft splashes down in Pacific Ocean after station resupply run

Space News:
SpaceShipTwo performs glide flight in advance of powered tests

Space News:
Safety panel raises concerns about Falcon 9 pressure vessel for commercial crew missions

Salon:
The asteroids most likely to hit Earth

January 12, 2018

Daily Mail:
Has Lockheed Martin FINISHED building the secret hypersonic successor to the Blackbird? Skunkworks boss hints SR-72 bomber has 'already been made'

Popular Mechanics:
"Son of Blackbird": Boeing Reveals Hypersonic Concept That Could Replace SR-71

Daily Mail:
Virgin Galactic will send tourists into space within MONTHS: Richard Branson's VSS Unity spaceplane completes another successful glide test 3 years after the firm's deadly crash

Daily Mail:
Passenger 'super-drones' square off at CES as Workhorse and Volocopter show off incredible self-flying taxis

The Aviationist:
America's Secret Airline To Area 51 Is Now Hiring Flight Attendants

The Aviationist:
That Time the Luftwaffe Experimented with a Rocket-Launched F-104G Starfighter

January 11, 2018

Spaceflight Insider:
Chinese expert denies claims of Tiangong-1's uncontrolled re-entry

Universe Today:
China Says it Still has Control Over Tiangong - 1 and Can Decide Where It'll Crash

Daily Mail:
Top secret Zuma satellite DID fall into the Pacific after SpaceX launch, government officials confirm

Space News:
Pentagon shuts down questions about Zuma, and raises more questions

Spaceflight Now:
After Zuma, SpaceX keeps pace in preps for next Falcon 9 launch

Popular Mechanics:
Rocket Booster Falls From the Sky and Explodes Near Chinese Town

Daily Mail:
Think the weather is unpredictable on Earth? NASA image reveals the incredible cloud belts of Jupiter where storms rage with 129,000mph winds

Daily Mail:
Extraterrestrial diamond-studded 'Hypatia' stone found in Egypt is unlike anything seen in our solar system ever before, say scientists

January 10, 2018

Spaceflight Now:
Fate of mystery Zuma satellite in question

Daily Mail:
'Big Brother' spacecraft launches: World's first full-colour satellite is capable of capturing high-definition videos of individual people from orbit

Space News:
SpaceX delays commercial crew test flights to latter half of 2018

Space News:
Camera focus shift won't affect TESS mission

ABC Australia:
Mountain of water ice discovered just below Mars' surface

Space News:
In space and cyber, China is closing in on the United States

January 9, 2018

Regina Leader-Post:
Delving into Saskatchewan's most famous UFO sighting still sticks with me

Ars Technica:
It's not official, but sources say the secretive Zuma satellite was lost

Spaceflight Insider:
Was secret Zuma mission lost?

Spaceflight Now:
Plot thickens as New Horizons moves within year of next flyby

Spaceflight Insider:
Tiangong-1 space laboratory containing hazardous substance to crash to Earth in March

January 8, 2018

Spaceflight Insider:
SpaceX launches secretive 'Zuma' mission

Space News:
SpaceX launches classified payload to kick off busy year

Spaceflight Now:
SpaceX kicks off ambitious 2018 schedule with launch for U.S. government

Spaceflight Now:
Video: Falcon 9's first stage paints a dazzling spectacle in the sky

Space News:
Sierra Nevada clears Dream Chaser test milestone

Spaceflight Insider:
NASA's 'most experienced' astronaut, Moonwalker, John Young passes away aged 87

WEEKEND EDITION: January 6, 2018 through January 7, 2018

Forbes:
How Did The Matter In Our Universe Arise From Nothing?

Forbes:
Scientists Still Don't Know How Fast The Universe Is Expanding

Smithsonian Magazine:
This Is the Largest Known Prime Number Yet

Wired:
A Clever New Robotic 'Muscle' Seriously Lifts, Bro

Digital Trends:
Panasonic built a robot gentle enough to pick tomatoes, but not exactly graceful

Motherboard:
Should Robots Have Legs? An Investigation

Forbes:
This Is How Colossal The Largest Eruption Of The 20th Century Really Was

Forbes:
A Photographic Tour Of Some Of Iceland's Most Beautiful Volcanoes

Newsweek:
How Did Animals Evolve? Ancient Species Survived Without Oxygen

Newsweek:
Dinosaurs Ruled in 2017 - Here Are the Incredible Discoveries You May Have Missed

Atlas Obscura:
Found: A New Species of Lizard in a Dinosaur's Stomach

Newsweek:
Ancient Cave in China Filled With 45,000-Year-Old Stone Tools and Animal Bones, New Excavation Reveals

New Atlas:
Ancient DNA discovery reveals previously unknown population of native Americans

Live Science:
1,000-Year-Old Stone Structure in Mexico May Depict Creation of Earth

Atlas Obscura:
The Grocery List Sketched by Michelangelo

The History Blog:
Wellcome acquires elegant portrait of luxuriously bearded woman

Daily Mail:
Paper scraps from wreck of Blackbeard's 300-year-old flagship Queen Anne's Revenge reveal pirates enjoyed reading Captain Edward Cooke's 1712 adventure stories from the South Seas

BBC History Extra:
Frankenstein at 200: the birth of a gothic monster

Atlas Obscura:
Why a Maritime Forecast Is So Beloved in the United Kingdom

National Geographic:
Inside the 30-Year Quest for Babylon's Ishtar Gate

Smithsonian Magazine:
The Extraordinary Life of Nikola Tesla

Timeline:
The black celebrity from Hollywood's Golden Age who revealed the complexities of passing for white

Forbes:
Baseball And The Atom Bomb

Smithsonian Magazine:
Teen Idol Frankie Lymon's Tragic Rise and Fall Tells the Truth About 1950s America

Smithsonian Magazine:
A Timeline of 1968: The Year That Shattered America

Smithsonian Magazine:
How Douglas Engelbart Invented the Future

Smithsonian Magazine:
Revisiting Vietnam 50 Years After the Tet Offensive

BBC History Extra:
Six trivial decisions that changed British history

Smithsonian Magazine:
The Top Ten Most Important Ancient Documents Lost to History

January 5, 2018

Popular Mechanics:
15 Air and Space Missions We're Excited for In 2018

New Atlas:
Workhorse's newly approved passenger drone free to fly at CES

The Aviationist:
The Incredible B-2 Wing Flutter Video and What It Means.

Atlas Obscura:
A Rooster, a Duck, and a Sheep Walk Into a Hot Air Balloon...

Spaceflight History:
What If a Shuttle Orbiter Struck a Bird? (1988)

Atlas Obscura:
How Space Stations Die

News.com Australia:
Last Apollo flight finally put scientist on the moon

January 4, 2018

Spaceflight Insider:
SpaceX conducts rehearsal for classified Zuma launch

Daily Mail:
SpaceX reveals stunning drone footage of its Falcon Heavy 'megarocket' on the launch pad

Spaceflight Insider:
2 external instruments installed on ISS over New Year's holiday

Daily Mail:
Japan launches 'super low altitude' Earth observation satellite that will orbit just 180 miles above us using a radical ion engine

Daily Mail:
Think the wolf moon was impressive? 'Super blue blood moon' to be visible for the first time in over 150 years on January 31st

January 3, 2018

Daily Mail:
SpaceX prepares to launch secretive Zuma satellite - but refuses to reveal what the top secret project is

Spaceflight Now:
Classified payload hoisted atop Delta 4 rocket at Vandenberg

Daily Mail:
Stunning NASA image from a spacecraft on its way to an asteroid shows Earth and the moon from three million miles away

Popular Science:
Five questions about NASA's plans to visit an alien world in 2069

Space News:
Sorry sci-fi fans, real wars in space not the stuff of Hollywood

January 2, 2018

Muncie Star Press:
UFO mania hit Muncie hard in 1973

New York Times:
Dad Believed in U.F.O.s. Turns Out He Wasn't Alone.

Metro:
Planet Earth survives nail-biting 'near miss' with bus-sized asteroid 2017 YZ4

Forbes:
Massive Near-Earth Asteroid Phaethon Is Even Bigger Than We Thought

Metro:
Spectacular fireball lights up the skies over Yorkshire on New Year's Eve

Sky and Telescope:
Looking Ahead: Space Missions for 2018

Gizmodo Australia:
All The Wild Stuff We're Going To Do In Space And Physics In 2018

Daily Mail:
First glimpse of Falcon Heavy: SpaceX raises Elon Musk's 'megarocket' on Cape Canaveral launchpad

Spaceflight Insider:
SpaceX Falcon Heavy raised for 1st time at Kennedy Space Center

Spaceflight Now:
Rocket and satellite preps on track for next Atlas 5 launch

Popular Mechanics:
U.S. and China Both Want to Launch a Mars Sample Return Mission Before 2030

Daily Mail:
China set for groundbreaking 2018 mission to the far side of the moon - and will try to grow plants and insects on the lunar surface

NEW YEAR'S WEEKEND EDITION:
December 30, 2017 through January 1, 2018


Daily Galaxy:
"The Multiverse?" -- Merging Neutron Stars Challenge Existing Theories of Gravity and Dark Energy

Daily Mail:
Checkmate humanity: In four hours, a robot taught itself chess, then beat a grandmaster with moves never devised in the game's 1,500-year history and the implications are terrifying

Daily Mail:
Where the 'Ring of Fire' could ignite in 2018: Researchers reveal the six volcanoes most at risk of eruption

Universe Today:
Just a Billion Years After the Earth Formed, Life had Already Figured out Plenty of Tricks

Astrobiology Magazine:
Origins of photosynthesis in plants dated to 1.25 billion years ago

Atlas Obscura:
Found: A Tiny, Terrifying Sea Monster From 500 Million Years Ago

Atlas Obscura:
Found: A Plesiosaur, Antarctica's Oldest Animal Fossil

Daily Mail:
Dozens of perfectly preserved dinosaur eggs dating back 130 MILLION YEARS are unearthed in China's 'hometown of scary dragons'

Daily Mail:
Tufty hair, orange eyebrows, freckles and no roar: What tyrannosaurus rex was REALLY like

Live Science:
Ancient Axes, Spear Points May Reveal When Early Humans Left Africa

Daily Mail:
5,000-year-old eyeliner and scarabs inscribed with the titles of the elite reveal the rise of ancient Jericho

Daily Mail:
800-year-old coin minted by Henry III but then scrapped when blundering officials realised it was worth more as gold than its face value is expected to make £500,000 at auction

The History Blog:
Visitor identifies plant decorating medieval chest

Daily Mail:
The Christmas Flood of 1717: How one of the most devastating storms in European history killed 13,700 people in Denmark, Germany and the Netherlands

History.com:
Women Got 'Married' Long Before Gay Marriage

BBC History Extra:
9 things you (probably) didn't know about Helen Keller

History.com:
How Times Square Became the Home of New Year's Eve

The New Yorker:
A New History of the Second World War

History.com:
The 7 Most Notorious Nazis Who Escaped to South America

History.com:
How a Postal Strike Became a National Emergency for Richard Nixon

Popular Mechanics:
The 2018 Sci-Fi Film Guide




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