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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…

Dogs

Researchers have discovered the genes that give a dog its personality

A group of specific genes, which play a central role in the characterization of dog breed behavior…

Autism: researchers have finally discovered how the disease develops

After decades of research, scientists have finally discovered how autism develops at a very early stage, a discovery that…

Boom Supersonic raises $100 million to build its commercial supersonic plane

Boom Supersonic, the company that dreams of developing a commercial supersonic aircraft half a century after the Concorde, announced…

Does weight affect hiring

Do employers discriminate against overweight jobseekers?

It’s a silent discrimination. Physical appearance and stature would weigh heavily in a job interview.

Why fibers are good for you

Teenagers do not consume enough fiber, according to new research

US researchers believe that increasing the amount of fiber consumed by teenagers could lower their blood pressure,…

50 percent of people who think they have an allergy don’t actually have it

Have you ever wondered why the number of people claiming to have an allergy seems to be growing? Researchers…

Robots who understand the concept of property

Researchers at Yale University have developed an analysis software in which robots know how to distinguish between the tools…

How blindness affects the brain

Losing the sense of vision is one of the most tragic events that can happen in a person’s life….

rolls-royce-electric-plane

Rolls-Royce is aiming to create the fastest electric plane in the world

Rolls-Royce and its partners are working on a single-seat electric plane. The latter is expected by its…

Asthma Inhaler

Fertility problems increase the risk of asthma in children

When parents resort to fertility treatments, the risk of the newborn suffering from asthma is higher.

Our universe is riding on a bubble according to new theory

Researchers have created a new theoretical model to represent the Universe. According to their model, our universe would be…

The five most important archaeological discoveries of 2018

Throughout the year 2018, archaeologists from all over the world achieved surprising discoveries that were very important and relevant…

biggest tsunami of all time

The tsunami that killed off the dinosaurs was one of the greatest of all time

When an asteroid hit the Earth 66 million years ago, it not only ended the dinosaur era, but also…

exoplanet

Scientists have discovered an exoplanet made of rubies and sapphires

On Earth, precious stones are highly sought after and are hard to find, something that is very different in…

accident

Scientists have developed an electric dressing capable of healing wounds faster

American and Chinese researchers have developed an electric dressing capable of healing a wound five times faster than a…