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LIGO quantum will receive updates and will find gravitational waves every day

LIGO quantum will receive updates and will find gravitational waves every day

Scheduled update of advanced laser-interferometric gravitational-wave Observatory LIGO will use ingenious quantum methods, this was the other day. However, this is interesting. The upgrade price in the $ 35 million will allow scie...

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2019-02-18

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People still mate with Neanderthals. Why?

People still mate with Neanderthals. Why?

We know that Homo sapiens ("wise man") lived on earth together with the Neanderthals. Moreover, DNA analysis proves that men and women of both species (or subspecies, if you want) mated. Of course, the daily routine for the workin...

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2019-02-15

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Under the Earth there are mountains — they are higher than you may think

Under the Earth there are mountains — they are higher than you may think

the landscape of the Earth was incredibly diverse: on its surface is as smooth plains and deep trenches and huge mountains. The study showed geophysicists from the US and China, all this is nothing compared to the views at depths ...

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2019-02-15

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Ionalit the size of a coin flies without wings, propellers and moving parts

Ionalit the size of a coin flies without wings, propellers and moving parts

Flying robots the size of insects are usually designed to mimic biological insects, because the biological insects are considered as masters of efficient small flight. These microapparatus flying with flapping wings (FMAV) are app...

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2019-02-11

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The last four years have been the hottest in modern history

The last four years have been the hottest in modern history

that global warming can cause , has long been known. Unfortunately, many people do not realize the seriousness of the problem, as climate changes occur so slowly that without a comparison of the temperature indicators of various y...

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2019-02-07

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In Africa, found traces of ancient glaciers

In Africa, found traces of ancient glaciers

Can you believe that once upon a time, in the lands of Africa were passing huge glaciers? If you consider that throughout the long history of the continents changed their location, this may be. Geologists already have strong evide...

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2019-02-06

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Three projects of geoengineering that can fix or break the Earth

Three projects of geoengineering that can fix or break the Earth

From the growing forest area of the continent to call for rain, scientists began to propose, test and even implement large-scale geo-engineering projects to radically transform the planet. These projects are designed to solve prob...

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2019-02-06

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The Alps and the beaches: elegant interior design will help people in deep space

The Alps and the beaches: elegant interior design will help people in deep space

When it comes to the creation of an internal part of the spacecraft, engineers often prefer functionality, not aesthetics, focusing on materials and equipment that are safe and effective to accomplish the intended purpose of the v...

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2019-02-05

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Sun probe

Sun probe "Parker" was released on the second orbit around the Sun

Sunny Explorer "Parker", created by NASA, became the champion at the very beginning of his mission, when he took the title of fastest spacecraft in history, subtracting it from the hugely successful probe "New horizons". And a few...

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2019-02-03

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The Curiosity Rover made an important discovery with a simple tool

The Curiosity Rover made an important discovery with a simple tool

the Camera "Curiosity" arrived on Mars in 2012, and during this time revealed many facts about the red planet. Basically he used a complex device like a drill and an onboard laboratory, but for a recent calculation of the density ...

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2019-02-01

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Under the glacier, Thwaites found a 300-meter cavity: than it is dangerous?

Under the glacier, Thwaites found a 300-meter cavity: than it is dangerous?

For many years, scientists suspected that the huge Thwaites glacier practically did not attached to the bedrock beneath. It was also of the opinion that it melts — if this is true, the global sea level can rise to dangerous levels...

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2019-01-31

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What's going on with artificial intelligence? Analysis 16 625 works over the past 25 years

What's going on with artificial intelligence? Analysis 16 625 works over the past 25 years

Almost all of what you hear about artificial intelligence today, it is due to deep learning. This category of algorithms works with statistics to find patterns in the data, and proved to be extremely powerful in imitating human sk...

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2019-01-27

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CRISPR has become more powerful, thanks to the

CRISPR has become more powerful, thanks to the "switch"

for all its stunning ability to edit the genes, mechanical CRISPR resembles a power tool with a broken switch. Just think about it: the whole mechanism of the CRISPR built in a test tube, and after completion he was always active,...

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2019-01-26

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The main type of wood affects the sound of the guitar?

The main type of wood affects the sound of the guitar?

Many musicians would say that acoustic guitar is capable of producing good sound only if it is made of the "right" tree. They usually involve an expensive wood, which is made from threatened extinction of trees. A new study sugges...

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2019-01-22

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Human bones found previously unknown type of blood vessels

Human bones found previously unknown type of blood vessels

Previously, scientists found a lot of evidence that within the human bone has a complex system of circulation. If it was not, whereas, for example, emergency injections in the bone marrow wounded soldiers so quickly helped them ge...

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2019-01-22

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One more mystery found in fish that live in the

One more mystery found in fish that live in the "dead water"

In the nature there are special type of creatures called extremophiles. They differ from all other animals that can survive in extreme conditions, for example, in extremely hot places, or very salty waters. Scientists have discove...

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2019-01-21

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The best place to search for dark matter can be the bowels of the Earth

The best place to search for dark matter can be the bowels of the Earth

Nearly two dozen underground labs around the world, lined with vats of liquid or blocks of metal and semiconductors, scientists are looking for traces of dark matter. Their experiments are getting harder and harder, and the search...

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2019-01-20

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In "lost" lake in Antarctica found the remains of life

Reveal the secrets hidden in the history of the planet , can only be the work of many research groups. Each of them does their job — for example, SALSA was carefully studying the lake, hidden under thick layers of Antarctic ice. I...

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2019-01-20

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Editing tool CRISPR genes will help to find new antibiotics

Editing tool CRISPR genes will help to find new antibiotics

researchers from the University of Wisconsin-Madison and their colleagues from the University of California in San Francisco applied the tool to edit the genes to study which genes affect specific antibiotics. They plan to better ...

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2019-01-13

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In the future you will walk to the store for food, and the food from the store to you

In the future you will walk to the store for food, and the food from the store to you

Know what the problem is with the view of the future of food? That almost all forecasts are incorrect. Where, for example, all these cows the size of dogs that need to graze in my backyard? Where the food is in pill form? Despite ...

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2019-01-09

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