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quinoa

3000-year-old quinoa found in Ontario

Researchers at the University of Toronto discovered a large quantity of quinoa seeds grown in North America…

Moon Exploration

China to bring moon samples back to Earth after successfully landing on the far side

China is seeking to establish an international moon base, perhaps using 3D printing technology to build facilities…

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American man suffers vision problems after overdosing on Viagra

An American man in his fifties has suffered some serious irreversible vision problems after ingesting too much Viagra. The case…

A quasar 600 billion times brighter than the Sun

A quasar is an active galaxy nuclei are composed of a supermassive black hole around which huge amounts of…

Insomnia

There are 5 types of Insomnia, according to new study

Insomnia is a problem that affects millions of people around the world and to solve it, it…

Monogamy

Monogamy is genetic! According to a recently published study

Evolution has resorted to some sort of universal formula for turning non-monogamous species into monogamous species by…

Jurassic-era flying dinosaur discovered in England

A team of palaeontologists from the University of Portsmouth recently announced the discovery of the fossilized remains of an…

Malaysia Sultan Muhammad V resigns from kingship

Elected by the Royal Council in 2016 at the age 49 years old, King Muhammad V resigned on Sunday,…

4400-year-old tomb discovered in Egypt

The tomb of a priest dating back more than 4400 years was discovered on the site of…

China: the first EPR nuclear reactor in the world enters commercial service

For the first time in the world, an EPR nuclear reactor has been commissioned, in the south…

exoplanet 65 light years

An exoplanet has been filmed around a star 63 light-years away

Followed for 4 years now, the exoplanet Beta Pictoris b is one of the rare extra-solar worlds to be…

An ultra rare mineral discovered in Australia!

In an Australian crater, researchers have discovered a very rare form of zircon, a semi-precious stone generally used in…

Chaotic accretion observed for the first time as supermassive black hole gulps down huge amount of matter

A team of astronomers reports having observed a gigantic mass of matter, swallowed directly by a black hole at…

One in twenty deaths alcohol

One in twenty deaths in the world caused by alcohol

Alcohol kills an estimated 3 million people worldwide each year, representing one in twenty deaths, the World Health Organization…

Snailfish species discovered in Atacama trench

Transparent, without scales or ridges… three new species of snailfish have been identified in the great depths of the…

Exoplanet

Astronomers have developed new procedures to identify exoplanets faster

About 80 percent of all exoplanets known today were discovered using the transit method. The latter is based on…