Articles by Avaneesh Pandey
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Human Noise Has Invaded Even Protected Areas

A study of 492 protected sites around the continental U.S. revealed that in nearly two-thirds of these areas, noise from human activities was twice as high as natural background sound levels.

The Curious Case Of The Global Warming 'Hiatus'

A fresh analysis of the apparent slowdown in the rate of rise of global temperatures between 1998 and 2012 has shown that the phenomenon was the result of natural short-term variability that does not affect long-term climate projections.

Physicists Hunt For Hybrid Mesons

If hybrid mesons, which are identical to ordinary mesons in composition but quite different in behavior, are discovered, it would help us expand our understanding of the strong nuclear force.

NASA's Next-Generation Spacesuits Are Far From Ready

In a 52-page audit report, the space agency's Office of Inspector General warned that there was a “significant risk” that its next-generation spacesuits may not be ready before the International Space Station’s potential retirement in 2024.



US Meat Production Nears Pre-Coronavirus Levels

The pandemic forced the closure of numerous meatpacking plants in March and April as workers contracted COVID-19, but President Trump ordered all meatpacking operations to reopen April 28.