Friday, June 23, 2017

NASA finds more ‘Alien’ Earth-sized planets that could support life

The planets are likely the right size and right temperature to support complex life. The Kepler planet-searching telescope has detected nearly 50 such planets in one small part of the observable universe. NASA said Monday its Kepler Space Telescope mission discovered 10 new rocky, Earth-like planets...

UFO captured just a few hours away from Roswell

Manny Ceniceros and his mother were driving by Dos Lagos Golf Course in Anthony, NM, a town not far from New Mexico's second largest city, Las Cruces.  Ceniceros, an enterprising young man, started filming the golf course as footage for a promo video for his...

Smoke detected at one of the rooms at Unit 3 in Chernobyl power plant

Ukraine nuclear watchdog says, Ukraine’s nuclear regulatory body reported smoke at one of the rooms at Unit 3 in Chernobyl, adding that it was briefly “liquidated” by the state emergency personnel and the radiological situation at the site has not changed following the incident. “At 15:57...

About 4.599 billion years old, Jupiter the oldest planet in the solar system — study

According to a new study from an international team of astronomers has dated Jupiter for the first time, and their findings suggest that the Gas Giant is the oldest planet in the solar system. Dating a celestial object isn't too difficult, so long as you...

Using mobile phone late night makes teenagers depressed — study

Funded by the Australian Research Council, the world's first long-term assessment of adolescent mental health regarding late night mobile phone usage examined student's quality of sleep, along with mood, aggression, coping skills, self esteem and whether they were experiencing any symptoms of depression. The process...

Yemen cholera outbreak — One child infected every 35 seconds

In Yemen, cholera is spreading so quickly that one child is infected nearly every 35 seconds, according to Save the Children. The infectious disease, which is spread via contaminated food and water, can prove fatal if not treated quickly, and is already killing around 30...

Microsoft warns of an “elevated risk of cyber attacks”

Microsoft has released several critical security updates to protect against widespread hacking, citing an "elevated risk of cyber attacks", reported CNN Money on Tuesday.  According to news agency, these patches could help prevent another global ransomware outbreak like last month's WannaCry. "In reviewing the updates for...

More than 2 billion people — one third of the world’s population — now overweight or obese

Today, more than two billion children and adults, or one third of the world's population, are overweight or obese, according to a new study released Monday. The study, in which researchers assembled data from 195 countries and territories to model trends in overweight or obese...

The worst industrial cataclysm in world history: Fukushima

“The scientific impact of the triple meltdown at Fukushima Daiichi is an ongoing disaster that was never envisioned by the engineers who created and designed these atomic reactors and countries who built them… no country in the world with nuclear power reactors was prepared...

100 million years old baby bird found in Myanmar

Scientists in Myanmar found a piece of amber containing a baby bird that is dated to be 100 million years old! You can clearly see the wings and feet, and is incredibly preserved that even the skin tissues are observable. https://youtu.be/qwlrj6Ju-W0

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