Reference Article: Facts about Albert Einstein, his life and influence on multiple scientific fields. Portrait of Albert Einstein circa 1939. (Image: © MPI/Getty Images) Albert Einstein is often cited as one of the most influential scientists of the 20th century. His work continues to help astronomers study everything from gravitational […]

Mechanical Engineer Brett Hobson with MBARI’s long-range autonomous vehicle before deployment. Credit: MBARI Every drop of seawater contains thousands of cells that can reveal the diversity of life in our ocean. Using a self-contained robotic laboratory and an autonomous underwater vehicle, MBARI scientists and engineers are developing advanced collection techniques […]

Turkey will on Saturday mark the anniversary of the 7.4-magnitude quake that hit Izmit—around 100 kilometres east of Istanbul—on August 17, 1999, leaving at least 17,400 people dead Twenty years after a devastating earthquake ravaged the northwest of Turkey, Istanbulites live with the knowledge that another “Big One” is unavoidable, […]