Tuesday, February 20, 2018
UNITED STATES - The hands of the Doomsday clock, which count down the time before the global nuclear catastrophe, moved 30 seconds forward and now show 23:58. This was reported by The Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists magazine. "The clock...
VOP - The Bulletin of Atomic Scientists has moved the Doomsday Clock ahead by 30 seconds — to 11:58 p.m. — the symbolic time of civilization's destruction. "It is with considerable concern that we set the Doomsday Clock, as of today,"...
Israeli researchers have told that the deciphered text is a 364-day calendar of the Jewish sect of the Essenes. During the year, scholars from the University of Haifa, Eshbal Ratson and Professor Jonathan Ben-Dov, assembled a scroll of 60 fragments,...
Astronomers have discovered a twin of our planet. This Titan - the largest satellite of Saturn in the entire solar system, only here, like us, there are real seas, rivers flow, evaporation from the surface and precipitation. This is confirmed...
A systematic study has found little evidence to show any negative or positive effect of marijuana on cardiovascular health, researchers said on Wednesday, as reported by Reuters. "The few studies that suggested a potential benefit were observational and opposed by...
In the fight against a serious disease, all means are good. For example, dried wormwood and the smell of chicken can save malaria . And now this unusual list has replenished also toothpaste, more precisely, one of its components. The...
Specialists of the University of Michigan described a new kind of universes. This is stated in bioRxiv. They do not have a weak nuclear interaction, although it is commonly believed that life can arise only where there are certain values...
NASA has suspended its activities in social networks for the time of the termination of the work of the US federal government, which is idle due to the law that has not been adopted so far to extend funding...
Smartphones have become part of the lives of people, some of whom are essentially dependent on their daily tasks and communication with others. Despite the great benefits of smart phones to serve humans, their misuse may lead to health damage. The...
Astronomers have made accurate calculations of the mass of the sun, and they gradually lose weight. Scientists believe that the reason for this is due to the solar wind and the transformation of mass to energy through thermal reactions on...
There are many ways that can lead to the end of life on Earth, including colliding with another planet or swallowing it by a black hole, and other astrological events. Even if our planet is able to avoid nuclear disasters...
Atlantic and Antarctic waters are the most dynamic in terms of global warming. The global warming of the ocean in 2017 registered another record, renewing the historic maximum of two years ago, according to the Chinese Academy of Sciences. In line...
Scientists have moved one step further to one of the most important goals at the moment - a universal blood test that could show the presence of all types of cancer. A team from the Johns Hopkins University has...
Many are seeking to send manned missions to Mars in the near future. Among those interested in these trips are Elon Musk and US President Donald Trump. But there are a number of problems that need to be resolved before...
Nutrition experts have identified some of the food that should be given to a child to improve his brain function, which is essential before he reaches the age of five, where brain growth is at its peak. - Whole grains...
Accurate measurements of the orbit of Mercury allowed scientists to calculate how quickly our luminary loses mass, and again to test the general theory of relativity. This is the result of a scientific article published by a scientific group...
A common ingredient in toothpaste can be developed to combat drug-resistant strains of malaria, according to a study involving an artificial intelligence scientist. In the study, published in the journal Scientific Reports, scientists at the University of Cambridge used the...
Initial tests in Nevada on a built-in nuclear power device designed to support NASA's long-term manned mission to the surface of Mars have been successful, officials said on Thursday. Officials at NASA and the Department of Energy at a news...
Last year, 2017, was among the three warmest years since the modern recording began in 1880, two US government agencies said on Thursday.
The asteroid that exploded Tuesday night in the US state of Michigan has released energy equivalent to 100 tons of TNT. The power of the meteorite blast spotted Tuesday in the US's Detroit skyline reached the equivalent of 100 tonnes...