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SpaceX launches first of its broadband internet satellites

 - SpaceX launches first of its broadband internet satellites. The American company SpaceX has launched the Falcon 9 rocket carrier with the Spanish satellite PAZ. The launch was carried out from the US Air Force Base Vandenberg (California) at 6:17 am West Coast time. Before this...

Study: Sea level will rise about a meter even with the implementation of climate goals

UNITED STATES - Sea levels will rise between 0.7 and 1.2 meters in the next two centuries, even if governments end the era of fossil fuels as they promised under the Paris Climate Convention, scientists said on Tuesday. Early action to reduce greenhouse gas emissions...

The benefit of blue gold

RUSSIA - Moscow State University scientists used nanoparticles and changed the color of gold from sapphire to blue. Scientists have turned gold molecules into blue through a new technique to detect cysteine ​​(amino acids involved in the synthesis of many drugs). Previously, scientists used an expensive method...

When will the colonization of Mars? The date is precise

UNITED STATES - Mars One's co-founder, Bas Lansdorp, promised that the first human crew would land on the Red Planet in 2032 to stay there forever. The first colonizers will land on Mars in 2032, said Bas Lansdorp, co-founder of the Mars One project to install...

Third world war in space

UNITED STATES - The US Intelligence Community has warned in a report of the likely clashes of superpowers in space in the next few years. A document entitled "A new global assessment of threats against the United States and their allies", provided by the US Intelligence...

Launch of “Doomsday satellites”: do the US expect a nuclear war?

UNITED STATES - The Pentagon plans to put into orbit two new Advanced Extremely High Frequency (AEHF) satellites that would be able to continue to provide telecommunications even in the conditions of a nuclear conflict, reports the newspaper Popular Mechanics. The United States will launch...

Scientists discovered 100 new worlds outside the solar system

UNITED STATES - NASA scientists using the Kepler telescope have discovered 100 new worlds outside the solar system, the Astronomical Journal writes. Some of the new exoplanets are similar in size to the Earth. "We confirmed the existence of a planet rotating in a 10-day orbit...

Warning! Scientists warn: drinking milk is not a good idea

UNITED STATES - The risk of infection with a bacterium that attacks the gastrointestinal tract due to consumption of raw milk was estimated to be 150 times higher than with pasteurized milk. Experts from US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention have found that fresh...

Trump wants to privatize the ISS

UNITED STATES - The administration of US President Donald Trump plans to privatize the International Space Station, writes The Washington Post on Sunday. After 2024, Washington is going to stop financing the ISS on the NASA line. But at the same time, the US does...

New asteroid passes near the Earth

UNITED STATES (VOP) - A recent asteroid has discovered 64,000 kilometers of land on Friday, making it the second space rock to pass into the moon's orbit in a week, scientists from the US space agency said. Paul Chaudas, director of the Near-Earth Objects Research Center...

SpaceX missile destroyed by US Air Force

UNITED STATES - American combat aircraft destroyed the first stage of the world's most powerful superheavy interplanetary rocket Falcon Heavy, launched on February 7 from the cosmodrome at Cape Canaveral, Florida. After launching the missile, its 45-meter first stage collapsed into the Atlantic Ocean after...

Schizophrenia, autism and bipolar disorder have similar molecular features

UNITED STATES - Most diseases today are well studied and have certain "physical" characteristics - the processes and changes that are observed in the tissues, organs and fluids of the body. But this does not apply to mental disorders - the subtlest matters of...

Why Mona Lisa smiles?

UNITED STATES - Every day millions of people ask Google the most difficult questions and answer them: Why do Mona Lisa smile? Google responds with a brief introduction that the painting - not more than 77x53 centimeters - is one of the most unusual pieces...

How do viruses fool the immune system

CANADA - Scientists have revealed the complex mechanism that deceives the viruses immunity of the human body and fatal diseases. Scientists from the University of McGill, Canada, explain how viruses cause chronic diseases, especially AIDS and hepatitis c, and weaken the cells of the immune...

Will an asteroid hit the ground on Friday?

The Earth seems to have a date when an asteroid larger than the blue whale passes by on Friday February 9, less than a fifth the distance between our planet and the moon. The asteroid "2018 CB" was first observed by NASA's Catalina Sky Survey...

Sky raining viruses!

UNITED KINGDOM - British scientists have found that the lower layers of the atmosphere contain millions of viruses that fall constantly on the ground with the beads of rain. Scientists from the University of British Columbia have confirmed the presence of 800 million viruses per square...

SpaceX launched the most powerful superheavy rocket in the world

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UNITED STATES - The company SpaceX has successfully launched the most powerful superheavy rocket on Earth Falcon Heavy. The launch took place at the Cosmodrome Cape Canaveral, Florida. A useful load for the most powerful missile was the Tesla Roadster car cherry red. In addition,...

Scientists discovered the second Earth

UNITED STATES - What used to be a fantasy today has become a reality. Scientists have found the second Earth. And now three candidates are being considered at once.It's about the star system TRAPPIST-1, which was opened three years ago. Seven planets are 40 light-years...

Scientists have come up with a way to lose weight without moving

UNITED STATES - Scientists from the Mayo Clinic (USA) came up with the simplest, as they say, way for losing weight for lazy Americans. If other doctors constantly say that those who want to lose weight need to move more, these, on the contrary,...

Norway leads the world in electric cars

NORWAY - In 2017, Norway established its position as the most advanced country in the world when it comes to electric cars, with gasoline and diesel sales in this country falling to less than 50%. Sales of zero-emission vehicles increased by 36 percent from 2016 and...

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