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  1. Plate tectonics started at least 3.5 billion years ago

    09.21 / 19:52 sciencenews.org Science News - Headlines
    Analyses of titanium in rock suggest plate tectonics began 500 million years earlier than…
  2. Ultrahigh energy cosmic rays come from outside the Milky Way

    09.21 / 18:52 sciencenews.org Science News - Headlines
    The biggest cosmic ray haul ever points toward other galaxies as the source of the rays, not our…
  3. Shhhh! Some plant-eating dinos snacked on crunchy critters

    09.21 / 13:54 sciencenews.org Science News - Headlines
    Scientists studying dinosaur poop found that some duck-billed dinos cheated on their vegetarian diets by snacking on…
  4. Intense storms provide the first test of powerful new hurricane forecast tools

    09.21 / 12:55 sciencenews.org Science News - Headlines
    From Harvey to Maria, this year’s powerful hurricanes are giving scientists’ latest forecasting tools a trial by fir…
  5. These are Cassini’s parting shots of the Saturn system

    09.15 / 04:48 sciencenews.org Science News - Headlines
    In its last hours before plunging into Saturn’s atmosphere, the Cassini spacecraft turned its cameras to some of the system’s well-known fea…
  6. The Cassini probe dies tomorrow. Here’s how to follow its end.

    09.14 / 19:39 sciencenews.org Science News - Headlines
    Science News is on the scene at NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory for the big finish of the Cassini mission to S…
  7. A researcher reveals the shocking truth about electric eels

    09.14 / 18:33 sciencenews.org Science News - Headlines
    A biologist records the electrical current traveling through his arm during an electric eel’s defensive leap a…
  8. Microbes hobble a widely used chemo drug

    09.14 / 18:33 sciencenews.org Science News - Headlines
    Bacteria associated with cancer cells can inactivate a chemotherapy…
  9. Two artificial sweeteners together take the bitter out of bittersweet

    09.14 / 18:33 sciencenews.org Science News - Headlines
    Some artificial sweeteners are well known for their bitter aftertastes. But saccharin and cyclamate are better together, and now scientists know…
  10. How to peel permanent marker off glass

    09.14 / 11:39 sciencenews.org Science News - Headlines
    Water’s surface tension can peel a thin hydrophobic film such as permanent ink off glass s…