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Earth is a sphere. Flat maps distort features on that sphere, usually by a lot. Now three scientists think they may have the best solution yet for flattening the planet.
Scientists turn to mathematical models to make good predictions. But if they don’t put good data into those models, they won’t get reliable forecasts. So good data are key.
Science shows mounds of data and some math are key to predicting future events.
Archaeologists used high-tech tools to uncover ancient underground pits near Stonehenge. The find may offer insights into Britain’s Stone Age culture.
Antibodies are one of the major players in the immune system’s attack against germs.
Learn what they are, what they do and how they keep us healthy.
A large, long-term study in kids has linked getting too little shuteye with mood and behavior problems.
Sometimes the body’s immune system works too well, like a smoke alarm that blares every time you cook pizza. The results can range from uncomfortable to potentially life-threatening.