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Underground Experiment Confirms What Powers the Sun

Scientists have long believed that the power of the sun comes largely from the fusion of protons into helium, but now they can finally prove … more

Astronomy & Space, Cogito Picks, Physics, Science News
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Broadcom MASTERS Finalists Announced

Broadcom Foundation and Society for Science & the Public (SSP) have announced the 30 finalists in the fourth-annual Broadcom MASTERS, a science, technology, engineering, and … more

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Cogitorian of the Week: Insert.clever.username

In this series, we recognize members making an active contribution to the Cogito community. Hi, I’m insert.clever.username. I’m in 8th grade, I’m from the USA. … more

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Images by Astrophotographer Grant Regen

Grant Regan is a freshman at Loyola High School in Los Angeles, CA, a Jack Kent Cooke Foundation Young Scholar, and a long-time stargazer. In … more

Astronomy & Space, Stories By and About, Young Scientists
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What Does an Atom Sound Like?

Scientists have figured out how to interact with an artificial atom using sound. While other teams have connected tiny membranes or strings to atoms, this … more

Chemistry & Materials, Cogito Picks, Physics, Science News
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