Science

Earth's Impossible Fossils

Earth's Impossible Fossils

2021, Science

Today, many of us are aware that fossils are the preserved remains - or, more specifically, traces of remains - of ancient animals, plants, and bacteria that died thousands to millions of years ago. These remains were then absorbed or turned into...

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Beyond the Atom

Beyond the Atom

2021, Science

The 1930s had seen monumental advances in atomic science and radiation research and the spectacular discovery of nuclear fission in 1938 was overshadowed by the outbreak of war just a year later. But physicists were quick to realize the devastating...

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Before Pangaea

Before Pangaea

2021, Science

In 1860, Phillip Slater, the secretary of the British Zoological Society, came up with an interesting theory. He discovered over 29 different kinds of lemur species in Madagascar, which was significantly more than just 12 species in the entire African...

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The Hidden 95% of the Universe

The Hidden 95% of the Universe

2021, Science

In the early 1990s two teams of astronomers had set out to measure just what the universe was made of. These two teams known as the "High-Z Supernova Search Team" and the "Supernova Cosmology Project" brought together astronomers from around the globe...

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Living in a Quantum Dream

Living in a Quantum Dream

2022, Science

Think of nothing. What do you see? You might imagine a vacuum, a region of the universe drained of all matter and radiation, but go further and try to think of a true nothing, an absolute nothing. This nothing is not just empty but devoid of space and...

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Explorer: Space Race

Explorer: Space Race

2018, Science

Humans have always looked up into the sky, gazing into the night sky, wondering what lies beyond the billions of twinkling stars. Though we have travelled out into space over the last 70 years, we still can not visit other planets. Many of us dream...

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Life Beyond: The Dawn

Life Beyond: The Dawn

2019, Science

When we look around the planet, one thing is consistent. Life will thrive even in some of the most extreme places on Earth. These include the driest deserts, the top of frozen mountains, deep trenches within the ocean floor and more. There are always...

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Mars Calling

Mars Calling

2021, Science

Since man looked up into the heavens eons ago, the planet Mars has always been a source of wonder. From the Ancient Egyptians, Arab mathematicians and astronomers to Aristotle, Ptolemy, Copernicus, and Galileo, many have looked at the fourth planet in...

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Manufacturing Ignorance

Manufacturing Ignorance

2020, Science

There are currently over 7 billion people in the world today. Never before has there been this many people all needing homes, food, clothing, technology and more. This unprecedented demand for essential goods now raises supply issues. Is there enough...

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Losing Sleep

Losing Sleep

2020, Science

Insomnia is common in at least 10 percent of all adults. Insomnia is defined by a strict criteria based on the frequency and impact it has on the person affected. This type of sleep deficiency affects people of all ages and there are many remedies on...

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