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Friday, October 11, 2019

A next-generation atom smasher would cost billions of dollars. Europe and China both plan to build one, but scientists are debating if it's worth it.

Yuen Yiu, Staff Writer

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Several exoplanets were found before the 1995 discovery that netted Mayor and Didier this year’s physics Nobel. Why weren’t the others honored?

Yuen Yiu, Staff Writer

New research suggests the interstellar interlopers may indicate the presence of a vast number of as yet undetected giant exoplanets.

Charles Q. Choi, Contributor

The new laureates discovered the first planet orbiting a solar-type star and improved our understanding of how the universe evolved.

Yuen Yiu, Staff Writer

Oxygen-sensing genes allow cells to adapt when oxygen levels drop.

Brian Owens, Contributor

Beginning early Monday morning, Inside Science will cover the three most anticipated science prizes of the year.

Chris Gorski, Editor

The two main compounds in cannabis are in a constant balancing act.

Brian Owens, Contributor

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