2018 was a year all about impact — on the planet, on solving crimes, on mosquito populations, on reversing paralysis, and more.
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Particles associated with a blazar kick-start the field of neutrino astronomy.
Scientists disagree on what a possible crater found under Greenland’s ice means for the Younger Dryas impact hypothesis.
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Studies claiming that alcohol in even small amounts is dangerous weren’t designed to address risks of moderate drinking.
Planetary scientists are still trying to explain how a lake could have formed beneath a kilometer and a half of Martian ice.
A handful of people paralyzed from spinal cord injuries have learned to walk again.