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Astronomers using NASA's Hubble Space Telescope have imaged what may be water vapor plumes erupting off the surface of Jupiter's moon Europa. This finding bolsters other Hubble observations suggesting the icy moon erupts with high …
Astronomers using NASA's Hubble Space Telescope have imaged what may be water vapor plumes erupting off the surface of Jupiter's …
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When you eat fish, it may contain tiny pieces of plastic. And without even knowing it, you may be adding to the plastic pollution that is washing into oceans and winding up in the fish …
When you eat fish, it may contain tiny pieces of plastic. And without even knowing it, you may be adding …
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Have you ever glimpsed a strange animal or unknown creature looking like it had jumped straight out of a book on mythology and folklore? Probably not, but some do—many of these people then report …
Have you ever glimpsed a strange animal or unknown creature looking like it had jumped straight out of a book …
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Have you ever considered our cosmic address? It’s a fun device I’ve often used to help students get a grasp on our place in the universe. For example, I work at the Melbourne …
Have you ever considered our cosmic address? It’s a fun device I’ve often used to help students get …
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If human beings are ever to colonise other planets – which might become necessary for the survival of the species, given how far we have degraded this one – they will almost certainly have to use generation …
If human beings are ever to colonise other planets – which might become necessary for the survival of the species, given …
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The term "bento" (the honorific term is "obento") covers a wide variety of neatly packed meals. They range from elaborate meals presented in beautiful boxes at high end restaurants costing thousands …
The term "bento" (the honorific term is "obento") covers a wide variety of neatly packed meals. …
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The technological singularity may well be on its way. The hypothetical day when Artificial Intelligence achieves self-awareness and armed with incomprehensible amounts of interconnected data processing units (read: insanely powerful brain), it programs and upgrades …
The technological singularity may well be on its way. The hypothetical day when Artificial Intelligence achieves self-awareness and armed with …
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What if spacetime were a kind of fluid? This is the question tackled by theoretical physicists working on quantum gravity by creating models attempting to reconcile gravity and quantum mechanics. Some of these models predict …
What if spacetime were a kind of fluid? This is the question tackled by theoretical physicists working on quantum gravity …
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Exploring the ideology and spectacle of falling into the vast void of the universe and comprehending evolution through Stanley Kubrick’s cynical space goggles. Stanley Kubrick’s 2001: A Space Odyssey is considered to be one …
Exploring the ideology and spectacle of falling into the vast void of the universe and comprehending evolution through Stanley Kubrick’…
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Oxytocin has been dubbed the "love hormone" for its role promoting social bonding, altruism and more. Now new research from Duke University suggests the hormone may also support spirituality. In the study, men …
Oxytocin has been dubbed the "love hormone" for its role promoting social bonding, altruism and more. Now new …
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