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Scientists may have possibly detected dark energy

Have we detected dark energy?

Astronomers identified a new class of exoplanets that could support life

A big step forward in the search for life.

How do planets form in binary systems?

Astronomers show how planets form in binary systems without getting crushed.

Brain tumor detection via simple urine or blood plasma test

The team says that a test for detecting glioma using urine is the first of its kind in the world.

Climate changed our body and brain as well, study

The average body size of humans has fluctuated significantly over the last million years.

Early humans were saved from the worst effects of volcanic supereruption- Toba volcano

Resolving this debate is important for understanding environmental changes during a key interval in human evolution.

Cosmic dawn occurred 250 million to 350 million years after the beginning of the universe

Witnessing the moment when the universe was first bathed in starlight is a major quest in astronomy.

A simple lab-based technique to look inside lithium-ion batteries

Low-cost imaging technique shows how smartphone batteries could charge in minutes.

Scientists identified key molecular events in the second week of gestation

A trigger for ‘head-to-tail’ axis development in human embryo.

Making more efficient low-cost light-emitting materials by swapping atoms

Atom swapping could lead to ultra-bright, flexible next-generation LEDs.

Graphene can be used for ultra-high density hard disk drives

It stores ten times more data.

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