Largest pterosaur jaw ever found, recognized three decades after discovery in Transylvania

What’s with the long face?

International health coalition pledges up to $25 million for Nipah vaccine

Nipah has been claiming a lot of lives this week. The world is trying to make sure it won’t claim more.

Massachusetts and Rhode Island to build new offshore wind farms totaling 1.2GW

As developments in Europe drive down installation costs, the US is eager to get clean energy.

‘Holy Grail’ of shipwrecks discovered, carries up to $17 billion in gold, silver, emeralds

Boy oh boy, the Spanish must’ve been furious when they lost this ship.

NOAA’s newest, most sophisticated satellite can’t keep itself cool enough to work properly

Fingers crossed that the NOAA guys can remotely fix their flagship satellite.

Help win the war (for our planet) by planting a Climate Victory Garden

Fighting climate change is as easy as growing some food!

Don’t drag your feet with renewables: earlier switch saves money in the long run

Last one at the finish pays the bill!

Bioengineered gel heals the brains of stroke-injured mice, paves way for human treatment

Think they’ll call it Stroke-b-gone?

Australian wrens recognize friends from other species and work together with them

It’s the first time we’ve seen inter-species cooperation in birds.

China launches satellite, prepares for unprecedented landing on Dark Side of the Moon

“Come to the dark side” the Moon, presumably, told China. China decided to go.

Just two days of night-shift alter the activity of more than 100 blood proteins

Night workers beware.

Three confirmed, six suspected deaths from emerging Nipah virus in India

The WHO has previously placed this virus on its watchlist of pathogens with high “epidemic potential” and no known treatment.

This April was Earth’s 400th consecutive warmer-than-average month

A bad record to set.

Pressure in protons’ cores is over ten times greater that that in neutron stars

More pressure than you during finals.

What makes things cute?

It’s obviously kittens. Just stick kittens to everything.

Australian magpies can understand what other birds are ‘saying’ with surprising clarity

Magpies? Check. Throwing orange balls at magpies? Check. Grated cheese? Check. I love this study.

Atmospheric readings show someone is producing illegal, ozone-depleting industrial gases

Please stop.

New, powerful laser system proposed for the International Space Station’s defense

The station is in serious peril from all the junk we’ve left in orbit.

Puppies reach peak-cuteness around 8 to 10 weeks specifically to make us love them

If this is emotional blackmail. I’m not even mad.

Overeager immune system cells may be to blame for multiple sclerosis

Fortunately, they’re hot on the heels of the mechanisms that allow them to affect brain cells.