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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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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Marijuana reprograms sperm DNA

According to a US study published in the journal Epigenetics, consuming cannabis would alter the genetic profile of sperm. Consuming…

HIV virus

French researchers have found a way to end the HIV virus

A group of researchers from the Pasteur Institute in France has taken a new step in the fight against…

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The two chinese hackers charged in the United States targeted Canada in 2016

The two hackers charged in the United States and linked, according to Washington, to the government of Beijing, launched…

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Weighing 552 carats, the largest diamond in North America has been discovered in Canada

Mining company Dominion Diamond Mines and its partner Rio Tinto Group unearthed a 552 carat diamond at the Diavik…

Saturn's Rings

Saturn’s rings are disappearing fast

Saturn is one of the most recognizable planets of the Solar System thanks to its emblematic rings, but these…

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Excessive exposure to electronic displays would change the brain of children

Children who spend more than two hours a day behind a screen would have their memory and…

exoplanets

There would be more potentially habitable worlds in the universe than expected

New computer simulations suggest that Uranus and Neptune, two ice giants, are able to form their own moons -…

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This newly discovered black acts as galactic fountain

A team of astronomers recently announced the discovery of a supermassive black hole acting as a giant fountain of…

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Oumuamua could be a alien spacecraft according to new scientific study

Oumuamua, a cigar-shaped object spotted in 2017 during its crossing of the solar system, could possibly, under conditions… have…

Human Cell

Unknown structure discovered in the human cell

A new structure present in human cells has been observed by Swedish and British scientists. This structure is described…

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Half of the world’s killer whale population is threatened with extinction

The last link in the food chain in the oceans, orcas are among the most widespread mammals in the…