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NASA is Inviting Public to Select Image Sites for Juno’s Next Flyby of Jupiter

NASA is Inviting Public to Select Image Sites for Juno’s Next Flyby of Jupiter

Juno spacecraft is scheduled to take its next close flyby of Jupiter on Feb. 2...

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85% of Australian Megafuana Went Extinct Shortly after the Arrival of Humans

85% of Australian Megafauna Went Extinct Shortly after the Arrival of Humans

New study says that Australian megafauna was wiped out by humans, not climate change...

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Insects Also Migrate

Insects Also Migrate

The phenomenon of migration is not just seen in birds but in several species of insects as well....

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New NASA Video Shows What it Feels Like to Land on Pluto

New NASA Video Shows What it Feels Like to Land on Pluto

The stunning video offers a trip down onto the surface of Pluto...

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Ants Can Find Their Way Even When Going Backwards: Study

Ants Can Find Their Way Even When Going Backwards: Study

According to a new research study, ants can detect the way independent of their bodies’orientation. The research team did the r...

8 hours ago

NASA's Terra Satellite Captures Alaska's Bogoslof Volcano Eruption in Wrapped White

NASA's Terra Satellite Captures Alaska's Bogoslof Volcano Eruption in Wrapped White

MODIS an instrument in NASA's satellite Terra captured Alaskan Volcanic Eruption Wrapped in White...

9 hours ago

Mars Curiosity Rover Finds Evidence of Water in Mud Cracks

Mars Curiosity Rover Finds Evidence of Water in Mud Cracks

Mars Curiosity rover examines first mud cracks on the surface of red planet and it has found evidence of ancient lakes in young...

10 hours ago

Current Warming Trend Could Cause Sea Levels to Rise 20 to 30 Feet High, Study Says

Current Warming Trend Could Cause Sea Levels to Rise 20 to 30 Feet High, Study Says

Study of ancient warm period hints at bigger-than unexpected sea level rise ahead...

12 hours ago

NASA Plans Mission to Study $10000 Quadrillion Metal Asteroid 16 Psyche

NASA Plans Mission to Study $10000 Quadrillion Metal Asteroid 16 Psyche

NASA will send its spacecraft in 2023 to study 16 Psyche- metal asteroid worth quadrillions...

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Astronomers are Searching for Signs of Life on Wolf 1061 Exoplanet Closest to Earth

Astronomers are Searching for Signs of Life on Wolf 1061 Exoplanet Closest to Earth

NASA scientists are studying the existence of life on wolf 1061 exoplanet...

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Why our Eyes don't Blur when We Blink

Why our Eyes don't Blur when We Blink

Ever wondered why we are not plunged into intermittent darkness when we blink? Researchers in Singapore may have the answer.It...

1 day ago, 11:10am CST

MRI Could Reduce Prostate Cancer Biopsy

MRI Could Reduce Prostate Cancer Biopsy

A recent study showed that MRI facilities could render prostate biopsies obsolete for all matters....

1 day ago, 6:56am CST

Gwyneth Paltrow's Vaginal Jade Eggs are a Bad Idea

Gwyneth Paltrow's Vaginal Jade Eggs are a Bad Idea

It seems that Gwyneth Paltrow’s advice on her website Goop to shove a jade egg up the female orifice may backfire....

1 day ago, 6:46am CST

Half of US Men are Infected with HPV

Half of US Men are Infected with HPV

Apparently, half of the males in the United States are infected with HPV. This causes cancers of various organs as the shocking...

1 day ago, 6:32am CST

Climate Change Decreases Mild Weather Days

Climate Change Decreases Mild Weather Days

Climate change is such a scourge that it may actually transform the global trend of weather norms....

1 day ago, 5:44am CST

Mars Simulation Mission 5 Crew Enters Habitat in Hawaii

Mars Simulation Mission 5 Crew Enters Habitat in Hawaii

About half a dozen crew members have entered the Mars simulation dome in Hawaii for an eight month period of time....

1 day ago, 5:09am CST

Antarctic Ice Crack Continues to Grow

Antarctic Ice Crack Continues to Grow

A pretty large faultline in the Antarctic ice shelf increased in length by many miles recently....

1 day ago, 4:27am CST

Solar Storm Blackout can Cost $40 billion Daily

Solar Storm Blackout can Cost $40 billion Daily

Solar storm-induced electricity blackouts could cost more than $40 billion to the US economy daily, a new study has found.The...

1 day ago, 8:35pm CST

Scientists Reveal Supercharger Battery That Could Charge Smartphones in Minutes

Scientists Reveal Supercharger Battery That Could Charge Smartphones in Minutes

Scientists have invented a special super battery that can save up in a big way on charging time for smartphones. It can do what...

1 day ago, 6:14pm CST

Over 100 Dolphins Die due to Mysterious Stranding on Florida Beach

Over 100 Dolphins Die due to Mysterious Stranding on Florida Beach

It is a sad fact that over a hundred dolphins died recently due to being stranded enigmatically on a Florida beach....

1 day ago, 5:58pm CST

FDA Issues Warning for Skin Cancer Cream That Killed Dogs

FDA Issues Warning for Skin Cancer Cream That Killed Dogs

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has issued precautionary measures regarding a cancer cream. Apparently, five canines die...

1 day ago, 5:43pm CST

Why Male Baboons Commit Domestic Violence

Why Male Baboons Commit Domestic Violence

Scarcity of food or other resources may drive some baboon males to attack and kill infants of their own kind, a study has found...

1 day ago, 5:32pm CST

Humans can Now Become Spiderman Using This UV-Light Controlled Adhesive

Humans can Now Become Spiderman Using This UV-Light Controlled Adhesive

The future will have Spiderman all around, especially people who would be able to afford Spider boots, having super-sticky ligh...

1 day ago, 3:44pm CST

Persistent Infection Leads to Long-Term Immunity Protection

Persistent Infection Leads to Long-Term Immunity Protection

For many infectious diseases, a single bout of the illness protects a person against contracting it again. In some cases, the i...

1 day ago, 3:21pm CST

Surprising Health Benefits of Chewing Your Food

Surprising Health Benefits of Chewing Food

Chewing your food properly can boost your mouth's immune system which eventually protects you against illnesses....

1 day ago, 2:09pm CST

Sediments from Ancient Lake Reveals the Impact of Climate Change on Early Jurassic Period

Sediments from Ancient Lake Reveals the Impact of Climate Change on Early Jurassic Period

New study provides a fascinating insight into how lake environments responded to global climate change millions of years ago...

1 day ago, 12:18pm CST

Namibian Fairy Circles Finally Demystified

Namibian Fairy Circles Finally Demystified

Namibian fairy circles were a strange source of legends and mythology. Yet now they have finally been demystified once and for...

2 days ago, 7:11am CST

Tiny Moon Daphnis Makes Waves in Saturn’s Rings

Tiny Moon Daphnis Makes Waves in Saturn’s Rings

NASA's Cassini spacecraft captures Saturn's small moon Daphnis as it raises waves in nearby ring...

2 days ago, 7:03am CST

SpaceX Shares This Amazing Photo of Falcon 9 Rocket Landing

SpaceX Shares This Amazing Photo of Falcon 9 Rocket Landing

Space X captured awesome photo of Falcon 9 Rocket...

2 days ago, 7:02am CST

Soft Robotic Sleeve Helps the Failing Heart Beat

Soft Robotic Sleeve Helps the Failing Heart Beat

Newly developed soft robot will enhance heart beat...

2 days ago, 6:54am CST

Aging Accelerates due to 10 Hours of Daily Sitting With Low Physical Activity

Aging Accelerates due to 10 Hours of Daily Sitting With Low Physical Activity

Excessive sitting (more than 0 hours daily) and less active life increases biological age in women...

2 days ago, 6:13am CST

Sixty Percent of Primates Threatened With Extinction

Sixty Percent of Primates Threatened With Extinction

The experts have found that over half the primates of the world are headed for extinction....

2 days ago, 5:38am CST

2016 was the Hottest Year on Record Globally

2016 was the Hottest Year on Record Globally

The reports from both NASA and NOAA prove that the previous year was the hottest on a worldwide level....

2 days ago, 3:26am CST

Gigantic Ocean Valleys Discovered Beneath West Antarctica Glaciers

Gigantic Seafloor Valleys Discovered Beneath West Antarctica Glaciers

The valleys could accelarate the melting of some of the some of biggest glaciers in West Antarctica...

2 days ago, 2:48am CST

AI Can Predict Death From Heart Disease with 80% Accuracy

AI Can Predict Death From Heart Disease with 80% Accuracy

Scientists have developed an artificial intelligence (AI) program that can predict when patients with serious heart disorders w...

2 days ago, 7:53pm CST

25% of People Can "Hear" Light

25% of People Can "Hear" Light

Scientists report that one in five people has something called synesthesia, a phenomenon in which flashes of light or other vis...

2 days ago, 7:23pm CST

Ministrokes May Lead to Dementia

Ministrokes May Lead to Dementia

New research shows a link between mini stroke and dementia...

2 days ago, 1:28pm CST

These Two Pulsars Tails Offer Geometry Lessons to Astronomers

These Two Pulsars Tails Offer Geometry Lessons to Astronomers

New research shows difference between two pulsars, Geminga and B0355+54...

2 days ago, 1:21pm CST

NASA’s Curiosity Rover Spots New Meteorite on Mars Surface

NASA’s Curiosity Rover Spots New Meteorite on Mars Surface

The peculiar rock is the rover's third meteorite find on Red Planet...

2 days ago, 1:09pm CST

How Fruit Flies Select Mates

How Fruit Flies Select Mates

New Research Reveals Fruit Flies Behavior in Selecting their Mates...

2 days ago, 12:20pm CST