Tuesday, December 12, 2017

Scientists have uncovered the secrets of the psyche of the longest-lived people on Earth

Italian researchers have discovered unusual common features of the psyche in the most elderly residents of Italy, living in a "hotbed of longevity" in the south, whose study can help uncover the secrets of their longevity, according to an article published in the journal...

Scientists will check whether the asteroid “Oumuamua” is an alien ship

The project of Russian businessman Yuri Milner Breakthrough Listen to search for intelligent extraterrestrial life in the universe on Wednesday will begin to explore the asteroid "Oumuamua", according to the website of the program Breakthrough Initiative. Scientists are going to find out if the asteroid...

Scientists recreated the most terrible sound of all time

American scientists recreated the sound of "roar" tyrannosaur and called it the most terrible ever heard, reports The Telegraph. Naturalist Chris Pickem and professor of vertebrate paleontology at the University of Texas at Austin Julia Clarke reproduced the "voice" of an ancient predator to test...

Trump plans to send US back to the moon: White House

The White House said President Donald Trump would sign an order to send Americans back to the moon and eventually to Mars. White House spokesman Hogan Gidley said Trump would sign "the first order on space policy" that directs NASA to "launch an innovative program...

Unnatural selection: humanity is stupid because of genetics

Scientists are sounding the alarm: the average index of the intelligence factor among the world's population is gradually and steadily declining. In their view, this frightening trend is associated with the dangerous effects of chemicals in the environment on the human body. To such conclusions...

The causes of memory fading are named

Dr. Christopher Walsh of Harvard University (USA) in the material of the journal Science said that in recent years a new debate has revived among scientists about what the process of aging and death of people and animals is. There is a version that this...

What would happen if the sun went out at once?

Cold, darkness ... If the sun disappears like a light that is extinguished, what fate would wait for the inhabitants of our planet? Are we all going to die in a few seconds after the disaster? Do not get in trouble, the answers to these...

Diabetes medication may be used to treat cancer

Canadian scientists have conducted a new study on a specific type of diabetes medication and have identified the possibility of using it to treat cancer patients. The magazine "PLOS ONE" published the results of Canadian specialists on Metformin, used in the treatment of type 2...

Hormonal contraceptives increase the risk of breast cancer by 38% — scientists

Hormonal contraceptives increase the risk of developing breast cancer, scientists have found. The data were published in The New England Journal of Medicine. Researchers from the University of Copenhagen have collected data on almost two million Danish women from 15 to 25 years from 1995...

Astronomers have found the oldest supermassive black hole

Astronomers have discovered the oldest supermassive black hole - it appeared only 690 million years after the Big Bang, and its mass is 800 million solar masses. The discovery is reported in the journal Nature. It is believed that the formation of supermassive black holes with...

Artificial intelligence now able to edit animated images

NVIDIA has developed an algorithm for editing photos and video content. An algorithm developed by NVIDIA Corporation on the basis of an artificial intelligence program makes it possible to edit photos and videos. It is able to process videos by changing the landscape and weather...

NASA announces mission to an asteroid that could ruin the global economy

NASA is eager to send a probe to the asteroid (16) Psyche whose study could not only shed light on the origins of the solar system, but also have a considerable impact on the global economy, assuming that we could bring back the precious...

Astronomers have discovered “an enlarged version” of the Earth

American researchers have discovered that conditions on a planet 111 light-years from our solar system are life-friendly. American researchers at the University of Texas have discovered favorable conditions for life at 111 light-years from Earth on the exoplanet K2-18b. This body is located in the...

Why is our IQ down?

The authors of a documentary entitled "Tomorrow, all morons?", Which was broadcast on Arte in early November, find that the intelligence quotient has been on the decline for the last decades and claim that this is due to the pollution of the environment. IQ is...

Russia will create a navigation system on the Moon

Russia will deploy a laser navigation system on the Earth's natural satellite. The essence of the project is that special light beacons will be installed at the Luna-25 landing station, which will indicate the exact location of the vehicle's landing. Laser signals can be observed...

German scientists send into space human nerve cells

Researchers from the University of Hohenheim in Stuttgart send the human nerve cells to the International Space Station (ISS). In the framework of the NEUROBOX project, scientists plan to analyze the growth of samples in space conditions, according to an official website of the...

Robots can “predict the future”

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Scientists have developed a new technology that helps robots "anticipate the future" and events, using optical technology. The new technology allows robots to learn how to deal with events that have never happened before. Auto-driving can help in the future, in predicting events on the...

Breakfast is very important for health: study

People who do not reject breakfast are less likely to develop cardiovascular disease and diabetes, according to a recent scientific study. The researchers asked 49 people between the ages of 21 and 60 to eat within two hours after waking up or fasting until noon...

There could be a life in the twin of the Milky Way discovered

Scientists have discovered a twin galaxy of ours 180 million light-years away that could harbor extraterrestrial life. This mysterious galaxy is very much like our Milky Way, and we may not be alone in the Universe. University Researchers at Yonsei, Seoul, South Korea , found...

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