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Galaxies are at rest with respect to the early universe: study

Putting the theory of special relativity into practice, by counting galaxies.

These cat-sized mammals lived a few hundred thousand years after dinosaurs’ extinction

Paleontologists discover 3 new species of primitive ungulates.

Even slight exposure to light before bedtime may disrupt a preschooler’s sleep

Some children may be even more sensitive than others.

Decades-old mystery of the strange shape at the center of Andromeda solved

Gravitational ‘kick’ may explain the strange shape at the center of Andromeda.

Take a look at Mar’s eerie nightglow

A new look at Mars’ eerie, ultraviolet nighttime glow.

Can bacteria help people to mine asteroids?

Exploring mining in space with bacteria.

EmoNet: A computer system that knows how you feel

Scholars have proposed that feelings are canonical responses to circumstances genealogically connected to survival. Provided that if this is true, then feelings or emotions...

An infrared close up of the moon

NASA has selected the first-of-its-kind camera called the Lunar Compact Infrared Imaging System (L-CIRiS) for payload integration and operations, launching from Earth and landing...

Neanderthals used resin glue to craft their stone tools

The hafting of stone instruments was a significant development in the technological evolution of Paleolithic people. Joining a handle to a knife or scraper...

Meteors help Martian clouds form

Enormous cloud-like plumes reaching 260km above the surface of Mars have left scientists baffled. This is way beyond Mars’s typical weather, entering into the...

Simulations suggest that our sun may have dual personality

Researchers at CU Boulder have developed a computer simulation of the sun’s interior and discovered the hints that the Sun may have a dual...

Rare superflares could one day threaten Earth

Superflares are massive bursts of energy from the surface of a star. They eject Superflares are massive bursts of energy from the surface of...

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