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Month: September 2014

Dolphins Can Sense and Respond To Magnetic Fields

Dolphins, one of the friendliest and most lovable animals, have been shown to perceive magnetic fields. The researchers behind the study suggested that these marine mammals might be using magnetoreception (or magnetoception) as an aid to help them locate migration routes. Dolphins just got cooler! What is magnetoreception? A new study has shown that dolphins might

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Discover: 50 % of Water on Earth is Older than the Sun

Water, the life-liquid, running through our veins, forming the most of our cells, from plants to animals, has been suggested to be older than the sun – at least, part of the water in our oceans, in comets and other heavenly bodies. Around half of the water on our blue planet has been there before

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Black Holes Do Not Exist According To Mathematical Proof

A scientist has recently stated that black holes might not even be a thing – physicist Laura Mersini-Houghton explained with the help of mathematical calculations that black holes cannot so much as come into existence since there is no such thing as singularities. Science has the knack of bringing in more and more questions as

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Study Indicates: A New Species of Humans on Earth by 2050

An anthropologist has put forth a theory binding culture and the concept of evolution. Cadell Last, an evolutionary anthropologist, wrote a paper entitled “Human Evolution, Life History Theory, and the End of Biological Reproduction”, explaining how a new species of humans might walk the Earth in around 30 years, by 2050. The evolution he focuses

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India’s First Satellite Mangalyaan Reaches Planet Mars

India’s very first interplanetary space exploration mission has proved to be successful as the orbiter it launched last year finally positioned itself near planet Mars. Mars Orbiter Mission (MOM) Launched in November 2013 The ambitious endeavour of conquering space has lured yet another country: India. It has now carved itself a place near Mars amidst

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ElectRx: Healing Device Turns You Into Wolverine!

Humanity has always wanted to outdo himself – to go beyond his potential. History’s fantasy stories bear testimony to this yearning of man. We want superpowers, as simple as that. Well, the Pentagon has put forth a pretty ambitious program: allowing ordinary people to heal themselves via a tiny device. Sounds a bit like Wolverine,

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“King Nose” Dinosaur Discovered

A new species of dinosaurs has been discovered from storaged fossils and it has been named Rhinorex condrupus. Rhinorex is the latin equivalent of “King Nose”. The name has thus been chosen as the putting together of the fossils of the dinosaur revealed a large nose, uncharacteristic of its other relatives which instead have a

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iOS 8 Users Disappointed With Wifi Problems & Faster Battery Depletion

Apple users have been complaining about certain issues related to the iOS 8 pre-loaded in the iPhone 6. They have reported that the iOS 8 causes wifi problems and battery drainage. Lately, the iPhone 6 has been on the lips of many. However, like everything else, it is not devoid of constraints. A pre-loaded iOS

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Watch Out: Quantum Teleportation Over 25 Kilometer Successfully Done

A team of scientists from the University of Geneva have achieved what was so far unattainable. They have carried out experiments to confirm that a photon’s quantum state can be maintained as it is transported in a crystal with no direct contact whatsoever in between the two. The crystal saves information about the photon while

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New Creation: Material Imitating Octopus’ Camouflage Talents Is Here

A material imitating the ability of the octopus to change colour and skin texture in a matter of seconds has been engineered by a team of researchers. The latter purport that it is quite economical and can be used for many purposes other than military ones. One of the wonders of nature is camouflage. Certain

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