Science

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Dog and cat saliva may cause deadly infections in humans

The bacterium Capnocytophaga canimorsus, transmissible by saliva of dogs and cats, can be the source of serious or lethal…

hurricanes

Hurricanes are moving more and more slowly

The rate at which hurricane are moving has slowed down globally over the last seven decades, especially in coastal…

New ear neurons discovered by Swedish scientists

New subtypes of neurons present in the inner ear have just been identified by a Swedish team. This study,…

Mysterious traces discovered at the bottom of the ocean, 2.5 miles deep

A team of marine biologists from the University of Southampton (UK) announces the discovery, four kilometers below the surface…

The chicken or egg paradox finally solved

Throughout history, human beings have always reflected on their existence to try to understand who we are? Where we…

SI units, Kilogram, Kelvin, Mole and Ampere, soon to be redefined

As of November, the kilogram and three other units of measure (Kelvin, Mole and Ampere) will change definition. But…

This bacterium is spreading to hospitals around the world

Researchers have identified white staphylococcus variants that are resistant to antibiotics. They are able to infect the weakest patients…

Elon Musk thinks we live in a simulation

Invited to a recent podcast by comedian and YouTuber Joe Rogan, published this Friday, billionaire Tesla CEO Elon Musk…

A gigantic asteroid will pass between Earth and the Moon this weekend

A few days ago astronomy enthusiasts around the world enjoyed the passage of the asteroid 2016 NF23 at 2.9…

Do men go through menopause?

It’s part of the natural process of aging. As women go past their child-bearing age, their bodies go through…

Eating insects is good for health

Eating insects, for many people in the western world, is massive no-no. But in many countries, particularly in Asia,…

A blood test to detect brain trauma

Researchers at the University of Geneva, in collaboration with the Hospitals in Barcelona, Madrid and Seville, have developed a…

the moon

India wants to go to the far side of the moon to look for fuel!

The Indian Space Research Organization intends to send a mission to the far side of the moon to exploit…

the moon

The Moon may have harbored life in the past

Although the moon is uninhabitable today, we cannot definitively rule out that it has never harbored life in the…

Researchers have discovered in the USA the largest dinosaur foot to date

The foot of dinosaur of almost a meter wide found in 1998 by an expedition of the University of…

Artificial Intelligence may replace rats in lab tests

Researchers have shown that artificial intelligence will be able to predict some aspects of a product’s toxicity, eliminating the…