New research pinpoints the acoustic ingredient that gives screams their terror.
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The subatomic muon could reveal potentially disastrous pipe corrosion.
Gravity stretches time and limits quantum effects at larger scales.
Scientists discover tens of thousands of alternatives to the traditional Windsor knot.
Research decodes genetics behind flower's wide-ranging beauty.
More evidence that members of the tyrannosaur family fought and ate each other.
Retroviruses joined the human genome long ago; their effects are not yet clear.
New laser design could have environmental, homeland security applications.
New transistor design emulates mind's plasticity.
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