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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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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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The most common type of hypertension, which accounts for 95 per cent of people with high blood pressure, might one day be prevented with breathing exercises if caught early enough. Researchers at the University of Melbourne …
The most common type of hypertension, which accounts for 95 per cent of people with high blood pressure, might one day …
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Naughty Dog's latest tales have been epic and show one of a kind cinematics never before realized on a video game machine. They especially earned high praise for The Last of Us and its setting …
Naughty Dog's latest tales have been epic and show one of a kind cinematics never before realized on a video …
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The duty of man who investigates the writings of scientists, if learning the truth is his goal, is to make himself an enemy of all that he reads and … attack it from every side. He …
The duty of man who investigates the writings of scientists, if learning the truth is his goal, is to make …
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