Author Archives: Nikk Ogasa

Cigarette Smoke Kills Eye Cells

A new study reveals how tobacco from traditional or noncombusted cigarettes kills corneal cells

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Winged Microchips Glide like Tree Seeds

The tiny sensors could gather and transmit environmental data as they drift through the air

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The Nail-Biting Journey of NASA’s James Webb Space Telescope Is About to Begin

Before it can study the first stars and galaxies, the observatory must endure a sea voyage, a rocket launch and an all-or-nothing deployment sequence in deep space

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Martian Crust Could Sustain Life through Radiation

Meteorites reveal that so long as groundwater is present, the Martian subsurface is habitable

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