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It’s quite common for humans – especially those who work in manufacturing – to tie a knot, strip the casing off a cable, insert a pin in a hole or use a hand tool such as …
It’s quite common for humans – especially those who work in manufacturing – to tie a knot, strip the casing off …
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Astronomers have used data from NASA's Chandra X-ray Observatory to study the properties of dark matter, the mysterious, invisible substance that makes up a majority of matter in the universe. The study, which involves 13 galaxy …
Astronomers have used data from NASA's Chandra X-ray Observatory to study the properties of dark matter, the mysterious, invisible substance …
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A new study examining the muscular system of bonobos provides firsthand evidence that the rare great ape species may be more closely linked, anatomically, to human ancestors than common chimpanzees. Previous research suggested this theory …
A new study examining the muscular system of bonobos provides firsthand evidence that the rare great ape species may be …
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An international team of astronomers led The University of Manchester have found evidence of a new 'missing-link' black hole in the Milky Way galaxy, hidden in the Sagittarius constellation.The black hole is located approximately 26,000 …
An international team of astronomers led The University of Manchester have found evidence of a new 'missing-link' black hole in …
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20th Century FOX officially revealed - The Crossing - serving as an official prolog to Alien: Covenant, and finally revealing what happened to crew members Dr. Elizabeth Shaw and Michael Fassbender as the synthetic David.…
20th Century FOX officially revealed - The Crossing - serving as an official prolog to Alien: Covenant, and finally revealing …
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Most of us believe in free will, particularly when it comes to our eating habits. That’s why most people don’t regard obesity as a disease but rather a moral weakness or lack of …
Most of us believe in free will, particularly when it comes to our eating habits. That’s why most people …
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To celebrate the 50th anniversary of the original Star Trek series premiere, physics professor (and sci-fi fan) David Grier offers a look into his New York University lab—the birthplace of the real-life tractor beam. …
To celebrate the 50th anniversary of the original Star Trek series premiere, physics professor (and sci-fi fan) David Grier offers …
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Australian and German researchers have collaborated to develop a genetic algorithm to confirm the rejection of classical notions of causality.Dr Alberto Peruzzo from RMIT University in Melbourne said: "Bell's theorem excludes classical concepts of …
Australian and German researchers have collaborated to develop a genetic algorithm to confirm the rejection of classical notions of causality.…
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Forget high-speed cameras capturing 100 000 images per second. A research group at Lund University in Sweden has developed a camera that can film at a rate equivalent to five trillion images per second, or events as …
Forget high-speed cameras capturing 100 000 images per second. A research group at Lund University in Sweden has developed a camera that …
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Researchers have developed a new method to retrieve hominin DNA from cave sediments—even in the absence of skeletal remains.While there are numerous prehistoric sites in Europe and Asia that contain tools and other …
Researchers have developed a new method to retrieve hominin DNA from cave sediments—even in the absence of skeletal remains.…
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