Tag: Science

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Car-sized turtle fossils unearthed

Fossils of a turtle the size of a car have been unearthed in what is now northern South America. The ...

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First cookies baked in space by astronauts

Chocolate chip cookies have become the first food to be baked in space in a first-of-its-kind experiment. Astronauts baked the ...

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Doomsday clock hits 100 seconds to midnight

Humankind, like Cinderella, has only until midnight – but the strike of the Doomsday Clock will bring far more serious ...

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Alien life could exist on Saturn’s moon Enceladus

The surface of Enceladus is covered by between 18 to 24 miles of thick clean ice, making it one of ...

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Voice of a 3,000-year-old Egyptian mummy reproduced

Scientists have revealed what the voice of a mummified Egyptian priest who lived 3,000 years ago would have sounded like ...

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The Colonization of Mars

Mars is the focus of much scientific study about possible human colonization. Mars’s surface conditions and past presence of liquid ...

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New Galaxy in the Cosmic Neighborhood

Astronomers using the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope to study some of the oldest and faintest stars in the globular cluster ...

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World’s loneliest frog gets a date

A frog believed to be the last of his kind in the world has been granted a reprieve from solitude. ...

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Russia’s only space telescope breaks down

Russia’s only space radio telescope is no longer responding to commands from Earth, officials say. Astro Space Centre chief Nikolai ...

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Mysterious radio signals from deep space

Astronomers have revealed details of mysterious signals emanating from a distant galaxy, picked up by a telescope in Canada. The ...