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Andromeda might be younger than the Earth

The Andromeda spiral galaxy was structured less than 3 billion years ago, following a major…

Oganesson is stranger than previously thought

A team of…

Black Holes

Super Massive Black Holes Grow at Much Faster Rate than Previously Thought

Two new studies based on…

Gold making Bacteria

Cupriavidus Metallidurans, the Bacterium that Can Convert Toxic Metals to Pure Gold

Transform a toxic metal into gold, no problem for Cupriavidus metallidurans. Among their many roles in life on Earth,…

Cancer in Mouse

New Vaccine Eradicates Cancerous Tumors in Mice

Researchers at Stanford University have successfully delivered a “vaccine” directly to tumors in mice, eliminating all traces of cancer. Developing…

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More than 2000 Planets Discovered Outside of the Milky Way

A team of astrophysicists has announced the detection of several hundred planets in another galaxy, out of the Milky…

Warm-blooded animals Global Warming

Global Garming: Warm-blooded Animals Will Have a Greater Chance of Survival

Warm-blooded animals will have a…

Ichthyosaur

Rare 200-million-year-old Ichthyosaur Specimen Discovered

The ichthyosaurs were reptiles that lived in the…

Anxiety

Researchers Have Identified the Physical Source of Anxiety in the Brain

The results, so far demonstrated in experiments with…

Rare Dinosaur Discovered in Africa

Meet Mansourasaurus shahinae, a dinosaur discovered in the Sahara Desert in…

Super Blue Blood Moon 2018: When and Where to Watch it

A super blue blood moon is a really… really rare event. A total lunar eclipse coincides with super moon,…

Brain Circuits

British Scientists Have Mapped a Brain Microcircuit

This is a first in the medical…

Sea Level rise

New Group of Viruses Discovered in the Ocean

A team of researchers has…

Newly Discovered Fossil Pushes Back Humans’ Exit From Africa by at Least 50,000 Years

The discovery of the fossil of…

Neptune

A Comet Might Have Crashed on Neptune About a 1000 Years Ago

Infrared measurements of the Neptune stratosphere…

Super-Earth

Three Super-Earth Exoplanets Discovered by NASA’s Kepler Telescope

Based on data from NASA’s…