Andrei Santov

Astronomers have discovered two star systems with planets similar to the Earth

The search for exoplanets continues to bear fruit. Recently a group of scientists from the Institute of Astrophysics of…

NASA’s Opportunity rover fighting for its life amidst huge Martian storm

While curiosity is once again in the limelight with the discovery of organic molecules on Mars, it’s easy to…

How heavy is the Milky Way?

How much mass does the Milky Way have? To answer this question, a team from the University of Arizona…

Giant canyons and mountains discovered in Antarctica

Antarctica is par excellence one of the most explored places in the history of mankind due to its vast…

Máximo, the largest dinosaur ever discovered, to be exhibited at the Chicago Field Museum of Natural History

Máximo, the largest dinosaur discovered, will be exhibited in at the Field Museum of Natural History. The dino in…

Scientists have created the first human cornea printed in 3D

Scientists at the University of Newcastle have printed a human cornea in 3D using stem cells. 3D printing is part…

Wolf-like creature remains a mystery to US authorities

An enigmatic incident has been baffling US authorities in the state of Montana: In mid-May, a farmer near the…

The Irish voted for the liberalization of abortion

On Friday, May 25, the Irish nation had to decide on the repeal of the 8th Amendment of the…

Physical Activity Health Benefits

Physical activity is not always healthy

Researchers have calculated that men who work in physically demanding occupations have an 18 percent higher risk of dying…

Neural Connections in the Cerebrum

Smart people have fewer neural connections in the cerebrum

An international team of scientists have made a paradoxical sounding discovery: the more intelligent a human being is, the…

Black Holes

Astronomers have discovered the fastest growing black hole ever

A group of astronomers discovered the fastest growing black hole in the Universe known until now, which absorbs a…

Jupiter Europa

Jupiter’s moon Europa has enough ingredients to sustain life

A new analysis of the measurements made by NASA’s Galileo spacecraft more than 20 years ago in the ice…

Crocodiles are sensitive to classical music

The anatomy of the brain of crocodilians does not have much secrets for researchers anymore. Its operation, on the…

Tourism is bad for the climate

Global tourism has long been a trillion-dollar industry, which today is growing faster than world trade. But how much…

Binary star systems

This star stole the hydrogen of its companion, making it explode

In 2001, astronomers observed a supernova in the galaxy NGC 7424 about 40 million light years away from us….

Genetics: the appearance of migraine due to cold adaptation

Susceptibility to migraine results from an adaptation of humans to the harsh climate of the northern hemisphere. Another mischief to…