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Astronomers observed the most massive planet-hosting star pair to date

The European Southern Observatory’s Very Large Telescope (ESO’s VLT) has captured an image of a planet orbiting b Centauri, a two-star system that can...

Females supercharge sperm evolution, especially in animals

Sperm evolution becomes supercharged only when they swim inside females.

1.2 million years old mammoth remains reveals the world’s oldest DNA

World's oldest DNA reveals how mammoths evolved.

Scientists observed the nutation of the spins in magnetic materials

First observation of nutation in magnetic materials.

Most detailed submarine map of the Arctic Ocean

The new bathymetric chart of the Arctic Ocean.

Different women’s eggs attract different men’s sperm

According to a new study published in the Proceedings of the Royal Society B, human eggs appear to "choose" which sperm will become the...

Filming quantum measurement

Despite the importance of quantum measurement, in theory, it still holds unanswered questions: Does a quantum state collapse instantly during an analysis? If not,...

Well-preserved frozen bird found in Siberia is 46,000 years old

In 2018, a well-preserved frozen bird was found in the ground in the Belaya Gora area of north-eastern Siberia. Researchers at the Centre for...

Capturing carbon dioxide with a sustainable new material

The new material offers many benefits – it is sustainable, has a high capture rate, and has low operating costs.

A new way to ‘hear’ dark matter

Physicists at Stockholm University and the Max Planck Institute for Physics have turned to plasmas in a proposal that could revolutionise the search for the elusive dark matter.

Bacteria in pneumonia attack using bleaching agent

A common strategy employed by many microbes to thrive within us.

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