Tuesday, February 20, 2018
Asteroid 3200 Phaethon, which is classified as "potentially dangerous", on December 16 will draw closer to Earth, NASA reported. According to the researchers, the heavenly body is closer to the minimum distance to our planet since its discovery in 1983. The...
The owner of the historic estate, located in the English county of Kent, claims that he managed to shoot a ghost. The video shows how the faded white figure enters the house through the glass doors. Then within a...
A re-analysis of photos from the Kepler telescope helped planetary scientists to open the eighth planet in the Kepler-90 star system in the constellation of the Dragon, which enabled it to break the record for the number of planets...
The surface of the moon was covered with a huge amount of oxygen produced by terrestrial plants and microbes and subsequently "torn" from the Earth's atmosphere by the solar wind, say astronomers in an article published in the journal...
Scientists from Australia and New Zealand have discovered two new types of bacteria previously thought to be unable to live on Earth. The Daily Mail published information on the new scientific discovery, in which researchers confirm that these bacteria, "WPS-2...
Famous American rapper Kendrick Lamar made an unexpected statement, talking with journalist Howard Stern. The musician told about his contacts with the aliens. The artist is confident in the existence of extraterrestrial life. According to Lamar, he met with representatives...
The supernova in the constellation of Cassiopeia broke out in about the 17th century. There is an entry in the star catalog, dated 1680, which some experts associate with this event. Experts continue to argue why the outbreak, which...
As the world's largest x-ray observatory, the Chinese FAST observatory has discovered three new neutron stars, reports Xinhua news agency, quoting astronomical laboratory government. "I think such discoveries will happen in the future regularly," said Zhang Ju Singh, deputy director...
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...
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...
The images of a hungry and dying polar bear moved no less than 1.1 million people on the web. This video, posted by photographer Paul Nicklen, reopens the debate internationally on the issue of global warming. Thousands of Internet users...
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...
University scientists in British Nottingham made up the top 5 catastrophes that could pose a threat to humanity. This is reported by The Conversation. According to the results of the study, the Sun is the greatest threat to humanity. Proceeding from...
In Delhi, the parents of the baby, considered dead, found that he was alive right before the cremation, reports the Hindustan Times. According to the publication, the Indian hospital found two newborn twins dead and handed them to their...
A water whirlwind passed through the Italian city of San Remo. An eyewitness took what was happening on the video and posted a record on YouTube. According to La Stampa, three people were injured. In addition, the elements damaged many...
The large hadron collider of the European Organization for Nuclear Research (CERN), which had identified the Higgs boson, will now be used by scientists at the center to get their hands on the mysterious dark matter and dark energy. According...
Dark matter (or dark matter) is a substance of unknown nature, perfectly insensitive to light, which would be five times more abundant than the classical matter in the Universe. The Chinese Wukong satellite has detected a curious signal testifying to...
The peak of the greatest activity of the Geminids meteor shower will be in December, 2017, on December 13-14, according to the forecast of the International Meteor Organization. "This meteor shower can be observed from 4 to 17 December, but the peak...
British scientists, after analyzing the average frequency of eruptions of super-volcanoes, came to the conclusion that they happen more often than previously thought. The article is published in Earth and Planetary Science Letters. According to experts, the last eruption was...
Supporters of conspiracy theory accused the CIA of concealing the results of a study that may revolutionize the treatment of cancer, for more than 30 years for vague reasons. The CIA recently revealed a highly confidential document dating back to...