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2018 GE3 Asteroid

2018 GE3, the massive asteroid that grazed the Earth on Sunday

192,000 km may seem huge, but in space, it’s ridiculously small. It’s half the distance to the moon and…

Hyper-salty lakes Discovered buried under Canadian Arctic ice cap

Two lakes discovered in the heart of the Canadian Arctic are found under a layer of ice more than…

Head Injury

A Traumatic brain injury increases the risk of dementia by 24 percent

Even decades after an injury, the risk of dementia remains high. Those affected should avoid certain behaviors, researchers suggest. Traumatic…

Man ends up in emergency room after eating world’s strongest pepper

Extremely painful migraines can be caused by the consumption of the world’s strongest pepper, the Carolina Reaper. Participating in a…

Bowhead whales are the Jazz virtuosos of the seas

The bowhead whale is an exceptional animal for more than one reason. It can live up to 200 years….

Food recalls

Canadians do not care about food recalls

A survey conducted last month with 1049 respondents shows that the majority of Canadians underestimate the number of food…

Japanese Snow Monkeys Bathing in Hot Springs

This is why Japanese macaques bath in hot springs

What’s more relaxing than a hot bath to relax in the winter? “Nothing” would surely answer the Japanese macaques…

four eyes lizard

Scientists have found a lizard fossil with four eyes

American and German researchers describe a monitor lizard fossil which, in addition to its two “normal” eyes, has two…

The is how the universe will end according to a new study

Ironically, the famous “God particle”, scientifically named Higgs boson, could one day cause the complete destruction of our Universe,…

Women who eat read meat more likely to develop colon cancer

The consumption of red meat, in women, would promote the development of colon cancer according to the result of…

Teenagers with ADHD more likely to be involved in road accidents

According to a new US study, adolescents with hyperactivity are more likely to be involved in a car accident…

Whaling: Japan Kills 333 whales in controversial hunting

Japanese whalers returned to port Saturday after capturing 333 cetaceans in the Antarctic Ocean without facing any protest by…

Air Pollution Health Problems

US on track to meet climate targets, says the UN

The United States is on track to achieve the goals set by the Paris climate agreement, despite President Trump’s…

electronic cigarettes health risks

Some e-cigarette aromas are more toxic than others

Researchers in North Carolina have developed a new technique for identifying the toxicity of electronic cigarette e-liquids. Conclusion: some…

oldest foot imprints

Researchers have found the oldest human footprints in North America

Researchers have discovered some 13,000-year-old human footprints in Canada. This could explain how men populated this territory. At each discovery,…

Oumuamua Asteroid

The asteroid Oumuamua comes from a binary star system

The asteroid Oumuamua, whose name means messenger in Hawaiian language, was spotted on October 19, 2017 by the Pan-STARRS1…