Laverne Cox Is Chill About Her Beauty Regimen by BEE SHAPIRO


The “Orange Is the New Black” star loves drugstore stuff and would recommend a wig for anyone.

Published: July 23, 2018 at 05:00AM

from NYT


Recent Developments Surrounding the South China Sea by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS


A look at recent developments in the South China Sea, where China is pitted against smaller neighbors in multiple disputes over islands, coral reefs and lagoons in waters crucial for global commerce and rich in fish and potential oil and gas reser…

Published: July 23, 2018 at 03:33AM

from NYT Asia Pacific

Fermi Science Finals

The Fermi Science Playoffs celebrate 10 years of the Fermi Gamma-ray Space Telescope’s exploration of the high-energy universe. Surviving all early rounds of voting, these two finalists in the competion square off at last. Digital illustrations from a list of 16 of Fermi’s top scientific discoveries, they represent the competition’s two top seeds, defeating 12th seed New Clues to Dark Matter and 14th seed Starquakes in Magnetar Storm in the semifinal round. On the left are unprecedented, unpredicted, 25,000 light-year tall Gamma-ray Bubbles above and below the plane of our Milky Way galaxy. On the right, violently merging Neutron Stars Collide to create the first gamma-ray detected gravitational wave event. Pick one now and cast your vote here to crown the most popular science result from Fermi’s first decade. via NASA