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Researchers Discover 'Radio Bursts' From A Dwarf Galaxy, Everything That We Need To Know!

By Carrie Winters - Jan 06, 2017 11:30 AM EST

A latest discover of mysterious "radio bursts" has been pinpointed. It is said to be coming from a dwarf galaxy located light-years away.

NASA Telescope Captures Brightest Supernova To Date

A Supernova Explosion Could Be The Reason For The Formation Of Our Solar System; Some Scientists Says

By Carl Anthony - Dec 20, 2016 05:45 PM EST

Where did the solar system really come from? Scientists and researchers today are coming up with many theories and leads that could be the answer.

Brazil Faces New Health Epidemic As Mosquito-Borne Zika Virus Spreads Rapidly

Zika Virus News, Update: Recent Studies On Mosquito-Related Virus More Confusing As Findings Drastically Differ

By Donna Belle - Dec 19, 2016 04:20 AM EST

This article highlights the drastic difference of the findings of recent studies on the Zika virus. It also tackles the possible reasons for the confusion and the urgency of developing clear and similar methodoligies of the studies.

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King Tut's Dagger Shows Traces Of 'Extraterrestrial' Origins

By R. Siva Kumar - Jun 05, 2016 08:20 AM EDT

The iron dagger found in King Tut's mummified remains was made from a meteoric material, which suggests extra-terrestrial origins, according to researchers.

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So, How Often Should You Use Your Sunscreen?

By Jenn Loro - May 31, 2016 08:54 AM EDT

A new report from a UK-based consumer protection watchdog reveals that 'once-a-day sunscreen’ all-day protection claims by top sunscreen brands are misleading. The results of the study show that Sun Protection Factor (SPF) of sunscreen products significantly drop without reapplication.

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Religion Might Die Out As World Gets Richer: Study

By R. Siva Kumar - May 12, 2016 05:09 PM EDT

A team of evolutionary psychologists show that with rising affluence, religion might ultimately die out.

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Chinese Scientists Test Genetic Modification Of Human Embryos With CRISPR

By R. Siva Kumar - Apr 13, 2016 07:33 AM EDT

One year after a team from China modified human embryo genes, another team of Chinese scientists has used CRISPR to alter fertilized eggs from women donors.

Tuolumne River is a California river that flows for 149 miles (240 km) from the central Sierra Nevada to the San Joaquin River in the Central Valley.

California Alert: Sierra Nevada Snowpack Falls to Lowest Level in 500 years

By Deepthi B - Sep 16, 2015 03:08 AM EDT

According to a recent published study, in 2015, the Sierra Nevada snowpack has hit the lowest level than it has ever reached in the last 500 years, further spurring the California drought.

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Spiders Can Traverse Long Distances Across Water - Here's How

By Kamal Nayan - Jul 04, 2015 08:46 AM EDT

Spiders can traverse long distances across water and in a new study researchers have explained the mechanism behind it. The study also notes what leads them to colonize at a rapid pace in new areas.

Cockroach Inspired Robot

Researchers Unveil Cockroach-Inspired Robot That Can Fit Into Small Places [Video]

By Kamal Nayan - Jun 24, 2015 12:41 PM EDT

Researchers have unveiled a new kind of robot that's inspired from cockroaches in terms of navigating through very tight spaces.

Invasive Snail-Eating Flatworm

Researchers Find Highly Invasive Snail-Eating Flatworm That Has a Mouth In the Middle Of Its Belly

By Kamal Nayan - Jun 24, 2015 11:09 AM EDT

Researchers have found an unsightly worm with a mouth in the middle of its belly. Considered to be one of the world's "worst invasive species," researchers found it for the first time in the US, making its home in several Miami gardens.

Super Chilled Molecules

Researchers Create Coldest Molecules On Earth That Are Colder than Interstellar Space

By Kamal Nayan - Jun 16, 2015 11:02 AM EDT

Researchers at MIT have managed to create the coldest stable molecules in the world that are over a million times colder than interstellar space. They made it possible by cooling molecules in a gas of sodium potassium (NaK) to a temperature of 500 nanokelvins, which is just a hair above absolute zero.

Global warming

Global Warming Has Not Slowed In Recent Years, US Researchers Say

By Kamal Nayan - Jun 06, 2015 02:04 AM EDT

Researchers are doubtful about the idea that global warning "slowed" in recent years, according to new evidences. Researchers noted that the much talked about "pause" is just an illusion caused by inaccurate data.

Mini Frogs

7 New Species of Cute Frogs Discovered in Brazil [Pictures]

By Kamal Nayan - Jun 04, 2015 12:38 PM EDT

Researchers have found seven new species of the miniature frog genus Brachycephalus, in the Atlantic Rainforest of Brazil. Most of the frogs of this genus stay under one centimeter long.

Chameleon

Researchers Discover 11 New Chameleon Species In Madagascar, And They Previously Assumed It Was Just One

By Kamal Nayan - May 26, 2015 10:58 AM EDT

Researchers have discovered 11 new species of chameleon in Madagascar, which they previously assumed they were dealing with just one.

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