Temps are getting colder. Even in 1947, drivers felt the financial impacts of winter weather. See how these early infographics compare to those created today: #NWS150
Our annual St Andrew's Day weekend #TicketGiveaway is back! On Saturday 30 November and Sunday 1 December you can clamber through castles, peer at palaces and be amazed at abbeys - and it won't cost you a penny! Head to now to grab your free tickets!
Don't forget you can also watch 'The Adventures of #Rosetta and #Philae ' as a planetarium show at @ESOSupernova near Munich, #Germany . Find out what the mission learned about #comets 🛰️☄️ Plan your visit here 🎞
As a photographer accustomed to covering conflict, Lynsey Addario discusses her experiences working in tense and unforgiving environments
1-The Australian night parrot. Not seen since 1912, the night parrot was very much the stuff of legend and folklore until a dead one was spotted beside a road in Queensland in 1990, and then plucky naturalist John Young found one alive in 2013 (📸John Young)
Conservationists @Global_Wildlife have found the chevrotain – also called the Vietnam mouse-deer – near the city of Nha Trang (📹📸 Southern Institute of Ecology/Global Wildlife Conservation/Leibniz Institute for Zoo and Wildlife Research/NCNP)
This lapel pin was distributed by CIA's American Veterans Employee Resource Group to CIA officers through the DOD Vietnam War Commemoration Program. To all veterans, especially those in the CIA family, thank you for your service, and Happy Veterans Day.
Over 60% of current NASA astronauts have served in the United States military and countless men and women in the Department of Defense support various aspects of human spaceflight worldwide. On #VeteransDay , we pause to honor and thank all who have served.
A reduction in cerebral blood volume in the human brain allows inflow of cerebrospinal fluid, which may facilitate communication and clearance of waste products. Read more: #SciMagPerspective #Neuroscience
Meet one of the largest & most powerful eagles, the Harpy Eagle. It's native to C. & S. America where it hunts down monkeys, sloths, & even small deer. Some of its impressive features include long talons that resemble bear claws & a 6.6-ft- (2-m)- long wingspan. [📸: J. Wilkins]
Recent research suggests that the #microbiota living in and on animals has important functions in their social architecture. Understanding that complex relationship may also identify avenues for treating social disorders in humans. #SciMagReview
"Presenting a poster ... is a great opportunity—if you put in the time to prepare." In this week's #SciMagWorkingLife , two postdocs share tips for getting the most out of poster sessions.
Vortex view: I captured this detailed look at a cyclonic storm in Jupiter’s atmosphere during my latest close pass on Nov. 3. Citizen scientist Kevin M. Gill made this image from data sent by my JunoCam imager. See more at
(Human for scale.) This photo showcases just how big #NASAWebb is! We'll be sharing more behind-the-scenes images captured during the integration of the spacecraft and telescope halves of the observatory in this thread. Picture Credit: @northropgrumman
NEW: Lawyer for Ukraine whistleblower sends White House cease and desist letter to stop Trump's attacks
“Coherence is not particularly evident in Chairman Graham’s position on this impeachment inquiry.” @jaketapper examines the political evolution of Sen. Lindsey Graham and the Ukraine scandal. #CNNSOTU
Remnants of the Berlin Wall can be found across the globe-- including at Headquarters, where a three-section piece has now stood for nearly as long as it did in Germany before its fall 30 years ago. This important artifact now resides in the CIA museum.
Temperatures that are well below normal will plunge into much of the nation beginning Sunday in the Northern Plains, and pushing all the way into Florida by mid-week. Many will see rapid drops in readings. Check so you're not caught by surprise!
👀 MIT’s nine new Mini Cheetahs frolicking in fall leaves. Adorable or terrifying?