Andrei Santov

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What happens when an plane is struck by lightning

On average, all airliners are struck several times by lightning every year. What are the risks ? Should we…

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4 new Hot Jupiters have been discovered

A team of astronomers discovered four new exoplanets. These extraterrestrial worlds – hot Jupiters – are similar in size…

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Jupiter’s massive storms observed by Juno

Scientists from NASA’s Juno mission presented images and a three-dimensional animation of giant storms at the north pole of…

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Massive increase in marine heat waves worries scientists

An international study published in the journal Nature Communications, co-authored by researchers at the Center of Excellence for Extreme…

Solar Waves

Solar tornadoes are not really tornadoes

Despite their appearance, sun tornadoes are not tornadoes at all. This is the conclusion of the work conducted by…

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French doctors have performed the first full reconstruction of a child’s trachea

French doctors performed, for the first time, a complete reconstruction of trachea in a child, with her own tissues….

Milky Way colliding ghost galaxy

The center of the Milky Way is teeming with black holes

The center of our galaxy has an abundance of black holes, according to a recent discovery made by a…

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SpaceX to send thousands of satellites to space

US authorities have recently approved SpaceX’s project to put in orbit more than 4,000 satellites, with thousands others in…

3 children found by chance a jaw of mastodon

Mississippi boys find mastodon jaw by chance

Three young boys from Bovina, Mississippi, recently had the nice surprise of falling on a mastodon jaw, lying in…

PCOS

PCOS, a risk factor for fatty liver disease

Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) doubles the risk of non-alcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH), also known as fatty liver disease. Polycystic ovary syndrome…

Gigantic Ancient Lions Discovered

Researchers have discovered in Africa the remains of the largest lions ever known

The lion, as one of the most fascinating and majestic species of the animal kingdom, is commonly described as…

Killer Whale

Male orca kills baby to mate with his mother

In British Columbia, Canada, scientists have observed for the first time how a male orca drowned a young of…

Climate Change Flood

Extreme weather events in sharp rise according to a report

There were four times more floods in 2016 than in 1980. Extreme weather events have been more frequent over…

Bennu Asteroid

Bennu, the asteroid that will wipe out humanity

Earth is in great danger. An asteroid, the size of the Empire state building, could collide with our home…

processed food

Ultra-processed foods increase cancer risk by 10% according to a French study

A 10% increase in the risk of developing cancer has been linked with the consumption of “ultra-processed” foods according…

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Swarm Technologies accused by the FCC of launching satellites without authorization

The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) of the United States has accused the start-up Swarm Technologies, a communications company run…