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NASA Voyager 2 Could Be Nearing Interstellar Space...
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NASA's Voyager 2 probe, currently on a journey toward interstellar space, has detected an increase in cosmic rays that originate outside our solar system.
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-10-07 18:19 UTC
An 8-Year-Old Girl Pulled This 1,500-Year-Old Sword Out of a Swedish Lake...
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An 8-year-old girl pulled this 1,500-year-old sword from a lake in Sweden.
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-10-05 16:54 UTC
These Photos of Asteroid Ryugu from Successful MASCOT Landing Are Amazing...
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Earlier this week, a spacecraft plopped a small lander on a diamond-shaped space rock far, far away — and before that robot ended a marathon 17-hour work session, it sent back some incredible images.
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-10-05 16:53 UTC
Ontario researchers testing origins of life theory in new planet simulator...
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A small group of Ontario researchers believe they may have solved the origins of life mystery. The results come from early experiments run in a planet simulator at McMaster University's new Origins of Life Laboratory, which started running this summer
By mabat2018 on 2018-10-04 15:55 UTC
NASA isn't quite sure about Russia's ISS hole 'sabotage' claim...
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The story of the strange hole in a Russian vehicle attached to the International Space Station continues to get stranger. Just yesterday comments from the head of Russian space agency Roscosmos, Dmitry Rogozin, began to make the rounds, Rogozin stating th
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-10-04 15:41 UTC
Researchers may have found the first signs of an exomoon...
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Over the last couple of decades, we've spotted thousands of planets outside of our solar system -- Kepler alone has confirmed more than 2,600. But so far, we've haven't found any exomoons, despite the likelihood of them being prevalent in our
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-10-03 22:40 UTC
New Jersey Jellyfish: Bright Blue Jellyfish Stuns New Jersey...
If you're looking for colorful sea creatures the first place you'd look probably wouldn't be anywhere near New Jersey. Hurricane Florence, which recently slammed into the East Coa...
By viper1 on 2018-10-03 21:40 UTC
The Alien Observatory"Advanced Civilization on Another Planet Should Be Generating Electromagnetic Signals"...
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This is not pie-in-the-sky research—scientists have been studying this possibility for nearly 60 years. Several research projects concerning the search for extraterrestrial intelligence (SETI) have been launched since the late 1950s, mainly in the United States. The idea is that an advanced
By ceres on 2018-10-03 16:46 UTC
ISS Hole: Investigation Says ISS Hole Was Deliberate Sabotage...
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It's now been over a month since a mysterious hole appeared in a Russian Soyuz spacecraft attached to the International Space Station. The hole was venting air out into space and had to be se...
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-10-02 22:45 UTC
Massachusetts-sized object beyond Pluto hints at hidden Planet X...
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A newly spotted dwarf planet adds to the mounting evidence that an unseen super-Earth prowls the edge of the solar system.
By rjx32 on 2018-10-02 18:32 UTC
NASA study shows travelling to Mars could ruin your gut and cause cancer...
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The small intestine is particularly vulnerable to space radiation, raising further concern over human deep-space travel.
By ceres on 2018-10-02 04:38 UTC
Ciprofloxacin has dramatic effects on the mitochondrial genome...
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A study carried out at the University of Eastern Finland and published in Nucleic Acids Research investigated the effect of ciprofloxacin on mitochondria, the important cell organelles in our body that produce the energy for cellular function. Ciprofloxac
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-10-01 14:57 UTC
Strange Unknown Beams Detected Shooting Up from Depths of Antarctica's South Pole Ice "May Shatter the Standard Model of Physics"...
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Strange events at the South Pole are more easily explained by new physics, says says Derek Fox, an observational astrophysicist at Pennsylvania State University. Like the opening scene of a Hugo-winning science fiction novel, scientists have detected a my
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-09-30 22:15 UTC
Unusual case of father-to-son HIV transmission reported...
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Diagnosis of HIV-1 infection in the 4-year old child of an HIV-negative mother led to a forensic analysis to determine the source of the infection and try to date the transmission of the virus. The high virus production early in HIV infection would have made the fluids leaking from the father's
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-09-27 18:19 UTC
Alien object 'Oumuamua may have come from one of these stars...
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The interstellar asteroid was the first of its kind seen by humans. Now astronomers may have found its home.
By ceres on 2018-09-25 22:15 UTC
Researchers find potent chemical agents that can thwart cancer metastasis...
Recently, a research team led by Maurizio Pellecchia at the University of California, Riverside, discovered a way for chemotherapy drug paclitaxel to target migrating, or circulating, cancer cells, which are responsible for the development of tumor metast
By ceres on 2018-09-25 22:11 UTC
JAXA confirms tiny robots from Hayabusa2 landed on asteroid...
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A pair of tiny robots released by the Hayabusa2 space probe touched down Saturday on an asteroid 300 million km from Earth, JAXA said.The cylinder-shaped ...
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-09-22 14:23 UTC
FBI Agents Shut Down This New Mexico Observatory And People Suspected Aliens. It Was Child Perverts...
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Grace Carr A solar observatory in New Mexico mysteriously closed for 10 days prompting speculation that there might have been some sort of threat, even extraterrestrial, but evidence reveals that a janitor allegedly downloading child pornography was the r
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-09-20 20:09 UTC
NASA's TESS telescope just discovered two new Earth-like planets...
The planet hunter has detected a "super-Earth" and a "hot Earth" less than 60 light years away.
By ceres on 2018-09-20 18:38 UTC
Astronomers Find Exoplanet In the Same Place as Star Trek's Vulcan...
New observations have revealed a planet in orbit of 40 Eridani A -- our very own real-life Vulcan. The presence of pointy-eared aliens with green blood is not yet confirmed. The post Astronomers Find Exoplanet In the Same Place as Star Trek's Vulcan a
By ceres on 2018-09-20 18:37 UTC
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