Dinosaurs Disappeared, but Was It Because of a Meteorite, or Because of a Volcano?

About 66 million years ago, oceans acidified and forests burned entirely after the Chicxulub meteorite hit Earth, in the Gulf of Mexico, to be exact. At about the same time,…

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SpaceX and Its Plans to Destroy Falcon 9

When the company starts to develop new equipment, it’s normal that they need to do some tests before they actually put the equipment in function. It’s also typical that some…

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Xenobot is the World’s First Living, Self-Healing Robot

Scientists succeeded in bringing a robot close to everything that represents life. Dubbed as Xenobot after Xenopus laevis (the African clawed frog), from which they extract their stem cells, the…

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One Step Further in Discovering the Origin of Eukaryotic Cells

A team of researchers discovered a possible association between the ancient group of microorganisms similar to bacteria but radically different in molecular organization and the evolution of eukaryotes. Together with…

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Scientists Create Alive Bricks That Can Absorb CO2 and Reproduce

​Scientists have found a technique with which they can create living bricks that transform carbon dioxide into CaCO3, which is the key ingredient needed in cement. Researches involving ​Synechococcus cyanobacteria​ ​depicted massive…

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