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Do Lobsters Feel Pain? Here's What Science Has To Say - Tech Times

Mon, 01/15/2018 - 6:04am

Tech Times

Do Lobsters Feel Pain? Here's What Science Has To Say
Tech Times
Can lobsters feel pain the same way humans and other animals can? Scientists have tried to answer this question for quite some time now but have reached different conclusions. Here's what they have to say about it. ( Mogens Petersen | Pixabay ...
Switzerland bans boiling lobsters aliveWDEF News 12
Astonishing lobster development in SwitzerlandBrinkwire (press release)
Do lobsters feel pain?Business Insider
Boston.com -The Straits Times -Toronto Star -Sudbury.com
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Meet Amber Yang. She's trying to prevent a space debris catastrophe - CNN

Mon, 01/15/2018 - 5:39am

CNN

Meet Amber Yang. She's trying to prevent a space debris catastrophe
CNN
This feature is part of Tomorrow's Hero, a series profiling young innovators transforming the world for a brighter future. Discover their stories here. (CNN) After watching "Gravity," Amber Yang started having nightmares. The ninth-grader and ...
Take that space litter! China wants to shoot down floating junk with giant lasersBT.com
Chinese Scientists Audaciously Proposed Space Junk Annihilation by Giant LasersHighTech Caller
China Plans to Destroy Space Junk With Giant LasersNewsweek
BreakingNews.ie -HuffPost UK
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Chinese 'rainbow dinosaur' had iridescent feathers like hummingbirds - Daily Mail

Mon, 01/15/2018 - 5:01am

National Geographic

Chinese 'rainbow dinosaur' had iridescent feathers like hummingbirds
Daily Mail
WASHINGTON, Jan 15 (Reuters) - There's not a pot of gold at the end of the rainbow. There's an iridescent dinosaur. Scientists on Monday announced the discovery of a crow-sized, bird-like dinosaur with colorful feathers from northeastern China that ...
New 'Rainbow' Dinosaur May Have Sparkled Like a HummingbirdNational Geographic

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For The First Time, Astronomers Caught a Black Hole Spewing Out Matter Twice - ScienceAlert

Mon, 01/15/2018 - 1:30am

The Register

For The First Time, Astronomers Caught a Black Hole Spewing Out Matter Twice
ScienceAlert
Black holes don't just sit there munching away constantly on the space around them. Eventually they run out of nearby matter and go quiet, laying in wait until a stray bit of gas passes by. Then a black hole devours again, belching out a giant jet of ...
Black hole munched galactic leftovers, spewed stars, burpedThe Register

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ULA launches spy satellite launch from California - Newsline

Mon, 01/15/2018 - 12:28am

Newsline

ULA launches spy satellite launch from California
Newsline
Jan. 12 (UPI) — The third time was the charm for United Launch Alliance and its twice-delayed NROL-47 mission. After ULA was forced to delay proceedings on Wednesday and Thursday, the space company successfully launched its Delta IV rocket at 5:11 p.m ...
ULA Atlas V SBIRS GEO Flight 4 Mission Set to Launch Jan. 18Space Ref (press release)
Watch: ULA kicks off 2018 by launching US spy satellite on a secret mission that no one knows aboutBrinkwire (press release)
The Americans launched a carrier rocket with a secret military satellitewww.MICEtimes.asia (press release)
Central Florida News 13 -SatNews Publishers
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Scientist's work may provide answer to Martian mountain mystery - Science Daily

Sun, 01/14/2018 - 11:41pm

Science Daily

Scientist's work may provide answer to Martian mountain mystery
Science Daily
Date: January 11, 2018; Source: University of Texas at Dallas; Summary: By seeing which way the wind blows, a fluid dynamics expert has helped propose a solution to a Martian mountain mystery. He explains the common Martian phenomenon of a mountain ...
Students discover how to grow hops on MarsThe Drinks Business
Beer on Mars: Students discover hops could grow in Martian soilStudy International News
Why Earthworms may be the First MartiansEdgy Labs (blog)

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It's a girl! 99 per cent of this Australian turtle population is female - CTV News

Sun, 01/14/2018 - 10:04pm

CTV News

It's a girl! 99 per cent of this Australian turtle population is female
CTV News
The green sea turtle population near the northern tip of Australia's Great Barrier Reef has scientists seeing pink. New research has found female hatchlings are outnumbering males by a staggering ratio thanks to rising temperatures, accounting for over ...
This population of green sea turtles is nearly all female, signalling a major problemNBCNews.com
Changing temps affecting sea turtlesDaily Herald
99% female: Climate change likely behind Green sea turtles' skewed sex ratioThe Indian Express

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'Super Bowl of Astronomy' wraps up in Prince George's County - WTOP

Sun, 01/14/2018 - 4:29pm

WTOP

'Super Bowl of Astronomy' wraps up in Prince George's County
WTOP
Three of the newest and most powerful telescopes in history are set to go online soon and they all have connections to the D.C. area. With the large door over its 2.5-meter German-built telescope wide open, NASA's Stratospheric Observatory for Infrared ...
This timelapse shows how NASA puts a giant telescope into a deep freezeThe Verge
NASA captures clearest-ever image of the farthest known galaxy!NewsBytes
NASA scientists find farthest known galaxy just 500 million years oldNews Heads

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Are Aliens sending us radio signals? Scientists decode the mystery of Fast Radio Bursts - The TeCake

Sun, 01/14/2018 - 4:17pm

The TeCake

Are Aliens sending us radio signals? Scientists decode the mystery of Fast Radio Bursts
The TeCake
The very first radio bursts in space were discovered in the year 2007. With FRB 121102, the researchers are a step closer to understanding the intense environment in that part of the space. These bursts seem to have originated around a distance three ...
Radio blasts from aliens. What NASA is hiding and why?Weekly Observer
Space News: SETI project homes in on strange 'fast radio bursts'Lake County News
What's Sending Mysterious Radio Blasts in Space?Sci-Tech Today
www.MICEtimes.asia (press release) -Brinkwire (press release)
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Ask a Scientist from Binghamton University: Can we overcome global warming? - Press & Sun-Bulletin

Sun, 01/14/2018 - 10:44am

Press & Sun-Bulletin

Ask a Scientist from Binghamton University: Can we overcome global warming?
Press & Sun-Bulletin
QUESTION: Can humans overcome global warming at this point? ANSWER: A simple answer to your question, Harrison, and as agreed on by expert climatologists around the world, is 'no'! As you probably know, global warming is caused by elevations in ...
Doug Edmeades: Why I'm a global warming scepticStuff.co.nz

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Scientists developing 'Pet translator' technology to convert dog bark into human language - Gizbot

Sun, 01/14/2018 - 9:07am

Gizbot

Scientists developing 'Pet translator' technology to convert dog bark into human language
Gizbot
According to animal behavior expert, Professor Con Slobodchikoff, he hopes his research, will allow pets and their owners to speak using a 'pet translator' in less than ten years' time. Written By: Samden Sherpa. Published: Sunday, January 14, 2018, 19 ...
Dogs to speak human language soon with new AI technology: ScientistNews Heads
A New Artificial Intelligence Could Allow Dogs to Speak to HumansSavingAdvice.com
'Pet translator,' to convert dog barks to human language in 10 years?News Nation
Times Now
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Largest volcanic eruption in the ocean uncovered in New Zealand - Eastern Mirror

Sun, 01/14/2018 - 8:55am

Cosmos

Largest volcanic eruption in the ocean uncovered in New Zealand
Eastern Mirror
Sydney, Jan. 14 (IANS): Researchers have found that the world's largest deep ocean volcanic eruption happened in New Zealand. Named as Havre, the deep ocean volcanic eruption was first discovered in 2002. A solidified volcanic rock known as pumice raft ...
Scientists Discover The Largest Deep-Ocean Eruption In HistoryInfosurhoy
Biggest volcanic eruption in 100 years went unnoticed .Brinkwire (press release)
Underwater eruption largest in living memoryCosmos
CapeCod.com News
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There's a Super Blue Blood-Moon Eclipse Occurring on January 31: How and Where to See It - Travel+Leisure

Sun, 01/14/2018 - 6:12am

Travel+Leisure

There's a Super Blue Blood-Moon Eclipse Occurring on January 31: How and Where to See It
Travel+Leisure
There's are few celestial events more beautiful than a total lunar eclipse. (Except, perhaps a total solar eclipse.) But a so-called "blood moon" is a close second. Visible in the western United States — including Hawaii —and Australia and Asia in ...
A once-in-a-blue moon occurrence on Jan 31Channel NewsAsia
Will Dubai see a rare supermoon eclipse this month?Khaleej Times

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'I will pay the fare': Stephen Hawking wants to send climate change deniers to Venus - International Business Times UK

Sun, 01/14/2018 - 2:42am

International Business Times UK

'I will pay the fare': Stephen Hawking wants to send climate change deniers to Venus
International Business Times UK
Venus is a good example of what greenhouse gasses can do to a planet, says the famed physicist. By Immanuel Jotham. January 14, 2018 07:41 GMT. Video. Related Videos. More videos. 01:22. Play. Mute. Current Time 0:00. /. Duration Time 0:00. Loaded: 0 ...
Stephen Hawking Suggests Deniers Of Climate Change Visit Venus For A Lesson On Greenhouse GasesThe Inquisitr
Stephen Hawking is really, really nervous about our futureSYFY WIRE (blog)
Incredibly: black hole star explodedwww.MICEtimes.asia (press release)
Brinkwire (press release)
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NASA video simulation takes viewers on a journey through the Orion Nebula - SpaceFlight Insider

Sun, 01/14/2018 - 12:16am

SpaceFlight Insider

NASA video simulation takes viewers on a journey through the Orion Nebula
SpaceFlight Insider
This image showcases both the visible and infrared visualizations of the Orion Nebula. Image Credit: NASA, ESA, F. Summers, G. Bacon, Z. Levay, J. DePasquale, L. Frattare, M. Robberto and M. Gennaro of STScI, and R. Hurt of Caltech/IPAC. A new 3D video ...
Discover king's astronomical treasuresRepublican & Herald
NASA's Hubble and Spitzer Space Telescopes discover farthest Galaxy seen to date using Gravitational LensingClarksville Online
NASA Releases a Striking Video Tour of the Orion NebulaOuter Places
Brinkwire (press release) -WMUR Manchester
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Stingray soft robot may promote bio-inspired robotics - New Kerala

Sat, 01/13/2018 - 10:42pm

Innovators Magazine

Stingray soft robot may promote bio-inspired robotics
New Kerala
New York, Jan 13 : Scientists have developed a tissue-based soft robot that mimics the biomechanics of a stingray, a finding that could lead to advances in bio-inspired robotics, regenerative medicine and medical diagnostics. The 10-millimetre-long ...
Stingray soft robot could lead to bio-inspired roboticsScience Daily
Stingray inspires soft robot systemInnovators Magazine

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Tiny dinosaur that roamed 'lost world' between Australia and Antarctica identified - The Guardian

Sat, 01/13/2018 - 10:27pm

The Guardian

Tiny dinosaur that roamed 'lost world' between Australia and Antarctica identified
The Guardian
Artist's impression of Diluvicursor Pickeringi dinosaur, which ran on strong hind legs and weighed 3 or 4 kilos. Photograph: Supplied by Matt Herne, University of Queensland. Dinosaurs. Tiny dinosaur that roamed 'lost world' between Australia and ...
Turkey-sized dinosaur discovered after fossils foundRadio New Zealand
New Species of Dinosaur Discovered in AustraliaThe Talking Democrat
Fossil of dinosaur swept away in ancient Australian river foundEMTV Online

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Moon pits may be 'skylight' to underground lunar ice – but why is that important? - RT

Sat, 01/13/2018 - 6:39pm

RT

Moon pits may be 'skylight' to underground lunar ice – but why is that important?
RT
Newly discovered pits found inside a crater near the Moon's north pole could prove crucial to the creation of a human colony on the lunar surface, according to the latest research. Scientists from the SETI Institute and the Mars Institute, both non ...
Germany Supplying Norway and possibly Italy, Netherlands and Poland with more powerful submarinesNext Big Future
Astronomers just spotted bizarre holes on the Moon that might reveal hidden tunnelsBGR
Lava tubes spotted on Moon's North Pole might lead to potential ice depositsThe TeCake

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Ingredients for life found in meteorites that crashed to Earth - NBC2 News

Sat, 01/13/2018 - 11:11am

NBC2 News

Ingredients for life found in meteorites that crashed to Earth
NBC2 News
A blue crystal recovered from a meteorite that fell near Morocco in 1998. (Credit: Dr. Queene Hoi Shan Chan). CNN — Although two 4.5-billion-year-old meteorites crashed to Earth in 1998, it's taken until now to uncover some of their secrets. The two ...
This Asteroid Hunter Is Tasked With Saving Earth from Killer ImpactsMotherboard
Eyes in the SkiesNew York Times
Ingredients for Life Revealed in Meteorites That Fell to EarthAstrobiology News (press release)
Іnsіdеr Cаr Nеws -Science Examiner -ExpressNewsline -ClickLancashire
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18 New Pelican Spider Species Discovered In Madagascar - I4U News

Sat, 01/13/2018 - 9:06am

I4U News

18 New Pelican Spider Species Discovered In Madagascar
I4U News
In the rainforests of Madagascar, researchers have discovered 18 new species of spiders. The thing that makes those spiders special is that they look similar to bird pelican. Don't Miss the CES 2018 Highlights. The first pelican spider was discovered ...
18 new species of assassin pelican spiders, known as 'living fossils', discovered in MadagascarInternational Business Times, India Edition
Study reveals 18 new pelican spider speciesNewburgh Gazette
Experts find 18 new species of 'assassin' Pelican spiders.Brinkwire (press release)
Infosurhoy -The Hindu -India Today
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