Carl Frantz

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InSight, NASA’s latest probe to pierce the Mars mystery

About 385 million kilometers to go in just over six months to try to break through Mars the mystery…

Milky Way black holes

The Milky Way’s supermassive black hole may have a twin

Large galaxies like the Milky Way could have halos of four to twenty supermassive black holes in a radius…

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How to measure altitude on a planet that has no water?

On Earth, the height of the relief is measured in relation to the level of the sea. But how…

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The oldest spider in the world dead at 43 years old

The oldest known spider in the world died in Australia at the venerable age of 43 (at least), researchers…

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Brains of decapitated pigs kept alive for 36 hrs by Yale Researchers

A team of researchers from Yale University have managed to keep alive between 100 and 200 pig brains for…

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Earth is under threat from these asteroids

Our planet is under constant threat from to the large number of asteroids and comets that travel through space,…

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Thousands of craters discovered on the moon using artificial intelligence

For decades, scientists have been trying to find out how many craters are present on the moon. This arduous…

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The addiction to smartphones close to that to opioids

Social networks and the smartphone take an increasingly important place in everyday life. Facilitators of communications, they are also…

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Is there life on Pluto?

Pluto, the controversial dwarf planet of our solar system, is a strange world. It’s far, small and cold. Yet…

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Physical activity after an infarction reduces the risk of death

Increasing physical activity after a heart attack reduces the risk of death by 50%, warns a study published by…

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A flesh-eating bacterium is spreading in Australia

Buruli ulcer is spreading in Australia. Caused by the flesh-eating bacterium mycobacterium  ulcerans, this disease manifests by the death of…

NASA TESS Telescope

SpcaeX readying to launch NASA’s TESS telescope

NASA is due to launch this Monday its new space telescope that will go continue the search for terrestrial…

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Earth’s oceans produce a very slight magnetic field, new study finds

It’s common knowledge that the Earth has a magnetic field. It protects us from outer space particles that could…

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Young stars with dust rings captured in detailed images

Astronomers of the European Southern Observatory (ESO) have managed to capture in more detail than ever the various dust…

urinary incontinence

Urinary incontinence promotes sexual dysfunction

Older people with urinary disorders are more prone to sexual dysfunction according to a recently published study. Indeed, urinary incontinence…

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Hundreds of ancient viruses discovered

A team of researchers has discovered more than 200 viruses in fish, frogs and other reptiles, some of which…