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Archeologists Discover Ancient Bone Artifact

The discovery of a rare bone artifact near the Lower Murray River casts more light on the rich archeological record of Ngarrindjeri country in...

New Book Explains How Famous Egyptian Mummy Was Murdered

A new book published today explains how the famous mummy Takabuti was likely to have been murdered over 2,600 years ago. Editors Professor Rosalie...

Lucky Finds From Rabbit Hole Re-Write Prehistory of Skokholm Island

Chance finds of prehistoric stone tools and fragments of pottery, picked up from a rabbit hole by the wardens of Skokholm Island, have surprised experts...

Exploring the Evolution of Earth’s Habitability Regulated by the Oxygen Cycle

A recent review provides a systematic overview of the latest advances in the oxygen cycle at different spatial and temporal scales and the important...

Qubits Composed of Holes Could Be the Trick to Build Faster, Larger Quantum Computers

A new study indicates that qubits composed of holes may be the solution to the operational speed/coherence trade-off, potentially scaling up qubits to a...

From Stardust to Pale Blue Dot: Interstellar Journey of Carbon to Earth

We are made of stardust, the saying goes, and a pair of studies from University of Michigan research find that may be more true...

Canadian-Built Laser Chills Antimatter to Near Absolute Zero for the First Time

Today, the CERN-based ALPHA (Anti-hydrogen Laser Physics Apparatus) collaboration announced the world’s first laser-based manipulation of antimatter, leveraging a made-in-Canada laser system to cool a sample of antimatter...

A New State of Light: Physicists Observe New Phase in Bose-Einstein Condensate of Light Particles

A single "super photon" made up of many thousands of individual light particles — about 10 years ago, researchers at the University of Bonn...

Hubble Shows Torrential Outflows from Infant Stars May Not Stop Them from Growing

Though our galaxy is an immense city of at least 200 billion stars, the details of how infant stars formed remain largely cloaked in...

Melting Glaciers Contribute to Alaskan Earthquakes

In 1958, a magnitude 7.8 earthquake triggered a rockslide into Southeast Alaska’s Lituya Bay, creating a tsunami that ran 1,700 feet up a mountainside...

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