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Science News - Understanding how ions flow may help improve energy storage devices - May 28 (UPI) -- Modern life relies on electricity and electrical devices, from cars and buses to phones and laptops, to the electrical systems in homes. Behind many devices is a type of energy storage device, the supercapacitor.

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U.S. News -- NOAA forecasts highest-ever number of named storms for 2024 Atlantic season -- The 2024 Atlantic hurricane season starts on June 1, and forecasters are predicting an exceptionally active season.

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Science News -- Boeing's Starliner 'working toward' early June launch for Crew Flight Test -- After multiple delays, NASA, Boeing and United Launch Alliance said they are working toward a launch of the Boeing Starliner astronaut mission to the International Space Station as early as June 1.

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Science News -- SpaceX launches Starlink satellites in second mission of the day -- SpaceX launched another 23 Starlink satellites from Florida on Wednesday, less than 24 hours after launching a group of U.S. spy satellites from California.

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Science News -- NASA announces new AI-driven weather, climate modeling tools -- An artificial intelligence model developed by NASA, IBM Research and the Oak Ridge National Laboratory will support improved local and regional weather and climate models for people, organizations and people.

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Science News -- SpaceX launches U.S. spy satellites from California -- The National Reconnaissance Office on Wednesday launched a group of U.S. spy satellites early Wednesday morning.

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Science News -- Genetic test may tell who will benefit most from injected weight-loss medications -- Research shows that a new test that assigns a genetic risk score to patients may be able to spot who is likely to be successful on injected weight-loss medications.

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Science News -- U.S. hasn't seen an EF5 tornado in 11 years, longest gap in history -- Eleven years after a tornado devastated Moore, Okla., it remains the most recent tornado to be rated EF5, the strongest possible rating. The 11-year gap is the longest since official U.S. records began in 1950.

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Science News -- Blue Origin launch is 'life-changing experience' for former NASA candidate -- Blue Origin on Sunday completed its first successful crewed flight in nearly two years, marking a fulfilled dream for Ed Dwight, who finally reached space after being turned down by NASA 60 years ago.

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Science News -- NASA launches new aircraft modeling software -- NASA on Friday announced it has created a new digital modeling tool for engineers to simulate conceptual aircraft designs.

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Science News -- Colorful science behind Northern lights explains why green, red, purple emerge -- Seeing the Aurora Borealis dance in the night sky is a bucket list item for many, and just like snowflakes, no two displays are exactly the same, including the blend of colors.

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Science News -- Expert explains how pasteurization protects against avian flu -- Recent reports that the H5N1 avian flu virus has been found in cow's milk have raised questions about whether the U.S. milk supply is safe to drink.

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Science News -- SpaceX plans to launch 23 Starlink satellites from Florida -- SpaceX plans to send up more Starlink communication satellites Friday evening, with a liftoff target of 8:32 p.m. from Florida's Cape Canaveral Space Force Station.

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Science News -- NASA, ESA will search for 'signs of life' on Mars -- NASA and the European Space Agency will search together for signs of life on Mars, the U.S. space administration announced Thursday.

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People have observed animals self-medicate with plants for millennia

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SpaceX's launch of 23 Starlink satellites delayed until Tuesday

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SpaceX sends 23 Starlink satellites into orbit on third flight in two days

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Boeing Starliner crewed test flight delayed indefinitely

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SpaceX to launch ESA's EarthCARE satellite to observe clouds, aerosols

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