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Neutrino Experiment Delivers an Unprecedented Measurement

Tiny particles known as neutrinos are an excellent tool to study the inner workings of atomic nuclei. Unlike electrons or protons, neutrinos have no...

Scientists Discover ‘Junk’ DNA Not So Junk

Researchers at the University of Michigan Life Sciences Institute and the Howard Hughes Medical Institute have determined how satellite DNA, considered to be "junk...

Compassion Helped Neanderthals to Survive

They have an unwarranted image as brutish and uncaring, but new research has revealed just how knowledgeable and effective Neanderthal healthcare was. The study, by...

Making Paper Sustainable Using Elephant and Cow Manure

It’s likely not the first thing you think of when you see elephant dung, but this material turns out to be an excellent source...

The Key to Creamier, Longer Lasting Ice Cream May Have Been Solved

No doubt about it, ice cream is a great treat on a hot day. That is, until it drips down the sides of a...

New Analysis Indicates Bones Are From American Pilot Amelia Earhart

Bone measurement analysis indicates that the remains found on a remote island in the South Pacific were likely those of legendary American pilot Amelia...

Astronomers Discover All Galaxies Rotate Once Every Billion Years

Astronomers have discovered that all galaxies rotate once every billion years, no matter how big they are. The Earth spinning around on its axis...

The Mysterious Purple Lights in the Sky Now Solved

Notanee Bourassa knew that what he was seeing in the night sky was not normal. Bourassa, an I.T. technician in Regina, Canada, trekked outside...

A Novel Chemical State of the Element Manganese Has Been Discovered

Scientists have discovered a novel chemical state of the element manganese. This chemical state, first proposed about 90 years ago, enables a high-performance, low-cost...

NASA Finds a Large Amount of Water in an Exoplanet’s Atmosphere

Much like detectives study fingerprints to identify the culprit, scientists used NASA’s Hubble and Spitzer space telescopes to find the “fingerprints” of water in...

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