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Nearly 80 exoplanet candidates identified in record time...
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Search considered successful "dress rehearsal" for exoplanet hunter TESS.
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-06-24 20:24 UTC
Beachgoers Beware? 5 Pathogens That Lurk In Sand...
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Beach sand can harbor a number of bacteria, parasites and fungi that are linked with diseases.
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-06-23 15:49 UTC
The Alien Observatory --"The Mystery of Where Alien Life is Hiding Deepens"...
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"After searching the skies for Earthlike planets for centuries, cosmologists have, in the last two decades, broken open the cosmic piata. Today they estimate as many as 500 billion billion sunlike stars, with 100 billion billion Earthlike planets. The
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-06-23 01:08 UTC
Nearly 80 exoplanet candidates identified in record time...
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Scientists have analyzed data from K2, the follow-up mission to NASA's Kepler Space Telescope, and have discovered a trove of possible exoplanets amid some 50,000 stars. The scientists report the discovery of nearly 80 new planetary candidates, includ
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-06-22 04:56 UTC
More evidence for controversial theory that herpesviruses play role in Alzheimer's disease...
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In a large-scale analysis, researchers use data from three different brain banks to suggest that human herpesviruses are more abundant in the brains of Alzheimer's patients and may play a role in regulatory genetic networks that are believed to lead t
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-06-22 04:56 UTC
Majority of US adults prescribed epinephrine report not using it in an emergency...
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A new study shows in an emergency, 52 percent of adults with potentially life-threatening allergies didn't use the epinephrine auto-injectors (EAI) they were prescribed.
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-06-22 04:54 UTC
Scientists Pinpoint Brain Region That May Be Center for Alcohol Addiction...
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Researchers map out a cellular mechanism that offers a biological explanation for alcoholism, and could lead to treatments
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-06-22 04:54 UTC
Cyan colour hidden ingredient in sleep...
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Adding or removing the colour cyan can have an impact on sleep, according to biologists.
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-06-22 04:53 UTC
Did Scientists Just Find a Missing Piece of the Universe?...
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It would be silly to think we completely understand our universe, given how small the Earth is compared to the vastness of the cosmos. But from here on our tiny planet, it appears that much of the universe is missing. And I'm not just talking about da
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-06-20 17:14 UTC
How Did a Chlorine Gas Cloud Form Over a Public Pool?...
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35 people were exposed to gaseous chlorine while swimming in a neighborhood pool in San Jose.
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-06-17 06:05 UTC
Researchers discover a system with three Earth-sized planets...
Astronomers have discovered two new planetary systems, one of them hosting three planets with the same size of the Earth.
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-06-10 23:21 UTC
New Mars discoveries advance case for possible life...
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — New Mars discoveries are advancing the case for possible life on the red planet, past or even present.
By ceres on 2018-06-07 18:37 UTC
Organic matter found on Mars, Nasa reveals in major announcement...
Nasa's Curiosity rover has found organic matter preserved on Mars, in a discovery that could suggest it was once home to life.
By ceres on 2018-06-07 18:36 UTC
NASA news conference: When is NASA's major Mars Curiosity Rover announcement?...
NASA is expected to unveil a monumental Mars Curiosity Rover discovery this afternoon and the world's scientific community is on edge. But what time will the US space agency's press announcement be held today? The exact details of the conference are under embargo but many speculate the rover may
By ceres on 2018-06-07 15:00 UTC
Antarctica's Largest Iceberg Is About to Die ... Near the Equator...
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Antarctica's iceberg B-15 will finally melt in the South Atlantic Ocean. Farewell, friend. It's been a crazy, 18-year ride.
By ceres on 2018-06-07 14:53 UTC
No Need for Planet Nine? Small Objects' Gravity Could Explain Weird Orbits...
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Small but rowdy space rocks pushing and jostling one another may have created the unusual orbits some astronomers cite as the signature of the hypothesized "Planet Nine," a new study suggests.
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-06-05 15:17 UTC
NASA has a plan to let humans soar above the clouds on Venus...
Proposed 'HAVOC' mission would send a blimp-like airship to Earth's nearest neighbor.
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-06-05 15:15 UTC
Ancient Greenland was much warmer than previously thought...
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A tiny clue found in ancient sediment has unlocked big secrets about Greenland's past and future climate.
By ceres on 2018-06-05 00:08 UTC
What Has NASA's Curiosity Found on Mars? We'll Find Out Thursday...
NASA's Mars rover Curiosity has apparently found something intriguing on Mars and the space agency will unveil the discovery to the public in a live webcast Thursday (June 7).
By ceres on 2018-06-05 00:08 UTC
The Moons of Some Giant Alien Planets Could Host Life...
Researchers have identified more than 100 giant exoplanets that could have potentially life-hosting moons. The new analysis could change the way scientists search for life in the cosmos, study team members said.
By ceres on 2018-06-04 15:26 UTC
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