In experiments on pig organs, scientists at Yale made a discovery that could someday challenge our understanding of what it means to die.
— Read on www.nytimes.com/2019/07/02/magazine/dead-pig-brains-reanimation.html
It should be no surprise that humans cannot sustain it.
— Read on www.nytimes.com/2019/07/05/opinion/why-democracies-fail.html
A brewery in Manchester, England, has been using discarded breakfast cereal to make beer in a project intended to address the issue of waste.
— Read on www.nytimes.com/2019/07/03/business/media/beer-cereal-food-waste.html
A mild traumatic brain injury forced me to question where the “I” in my identity truly lies.
— Read on www.nytimes.com/2019/06/25/opinion/brain-injury-philosophy.html
Hundreds of researchers will spend a year in the fastest-warming place on the planet to understand the consequences of climate change.
— Read on www.washingtonpost.com/graphics/2019/national/science/arctic-sea-ice-expedition-to-study-climate-change/
A system that doomed two flights was expected to engage only rarely and originally used two sensors. Critical decisions were based on those factors even when they no longer applied, employees said.
— Read on www.nytimes.com/2019/06/01/business/boeing-737-max-crash.html
Before 1919, cosmology was as subjective as art history. A solar eclipse, and a patent clerk’s equations, changed everything.
— Read on www.nytimes.com/2019/05/28/science/solar-eclipse-einstein-physics.html
Enslaved Africans smuggled into Alabama in the schooner Clotilda founded Africatown after the Civil War. Now residents want to raise the wreck from under the Mobile River as a symbol of pride.
— Read on www.nytimes.com/2019/05/26/us/slave-ship-alabama-africatown.html