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New research suggests that there could be millions of DNA-like structures supporting life.
I think they live next to the Face on Mars, but, your mileage may vary. (We're desperate to find evidence of life there, but that's no excuse for "woo-woo")
Experiment supports the idea that precursors of life formed around hydrothermal vents
Not strictly genre, but good advice nonetheless
This is an important breakthrough in World Health
"Our goal," says Poudel, "is to take early evolving enzymes and see how they could evolve into something more complex that we know exists today. That will help us determine how we could have evolved here on Earth, and what is possible on other planets."
"I want to believe, but there's a problem. Facts."
This book assumes that humans themselves are "conscious". Recent events might suggest otherwise.
Dinosaurs visited different parts of the Milkyway Galaxy than humans have
Stella has learned to use large buttons programmed with recordings of single words to string sentences together
Zoonoses - no, not a display of nostrils from across the animal kingdom, they're deadly diseases that can spread from animals to humans.
Researchers recently discovered an antibody found in an infected patient's blood that prevents the virus from replicating, even across multiple strains.
Can we terraform another planet in the solar system? If so - which one?
This is not breaking news - after all, Voyager 1 passed out of the solar system a couple of years ago - but it is still VERY, VERY cool. The Human race has now launched TWO messengers into the interstellar void.
Curiosity is digging through Mar's past in search of environments that could have supported microscopic life.
Brain cleaning is a function of sleep. Lack of sleep my be a contributing factor to neurodegenerative diseases
It accelerates faster than anticipated and has greater effects than predicted. Yet we continue to ignore it
We've not yet gotten people to recycle reliably...little chance we're going to keep them from binge-watching
An interesting scientific ethical debate surrounds the creation and use of "mini brains"
The environment is essential in the construction of self
This does not bode well for high-functioning Fans
Endocrine disrupting chemical exposure duriing the first trimester can lead to lower IQs. Have a nice weekend!
A new study suggests that painful rituals can improve health. Drop the novacaine and dentists could charge double!
It's easy for us to notice other people's shortcomings in areas in which we excel, and our memories of youth aren't always accurate.
Well, human society did come up with a couple of ways to increase longevity after the Howards escaped the Earth....
Poppies. All we need are fields of poppies....
Are airships the future of cargo delivery
!!!gamma-ray bursts may exceed the speed of light. The superluminal jets may also be responsible for time-reversibility!!!
If group prayer, or walking barefoot over scalding coals, isn't really your thing, similar states can be achieved simply by snuggling with a pet you love
Coming soon - but some folks can't afford to wait.