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phys.org — A team led by UC Riverside geologists has discovered the first ancestor on the family tree that contains most familiar animals today, including humans. The tiny, wormlike creature, named Ikaria wariootia, is the earliest bilaterian, or organism with a front and back, two symmetrical sides, and open…
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abc.net.au — Scientists have been scrambling to figure out how the body's immune system tackles coronavirus. In just four weeks, researchers at Melbourne's Peter Doherty Institute have an answer. That is why scientists have been scrambling to find out what coronavirus does to the body. Now for the first time, …
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sciencealert.com — Nearly 60 years ago, Nobel Prize-winning physicist Nicolaas Bloembergen predicted an exciting new phenomenon called nuclear electric resonance. But no one has been able to demonstrate it in action – until now. Actual evidence of nuclear electric resonance has now been discovered by accident in a la…
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thestar.com.my — Local fruits like durian and jackfruit could change the way we charge our smartphones or electric cars in the future, according to a study highlighted in website Popular Mechanics. Full Article >>
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abc.net.au — A marsupial lion that, in its heyday, would have had some animals "shaking in their boots", has been confirmed as a new genus. Lekaneleo, nicknamed Leo, was at home to Adels Grove and the Riversleigh World Heritage area, a short 23 million years ago. The area is a significant fossil site, once vis…
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abc.net.au — The ongoing degradation of ecosystems, the fragmenting of wildlife into smaller and smaller patches of habitat, the dominion of jobs and economic growth over environmental health, has made our ecosystems vulnerable to major upheavals such as bushfires. Full Article >>
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boredpanda.com — The moment that the whole world has been waiting for has finally come around – Australia received heavy rain, severe thunderstorms, and flash floods. The downpours have already helped to extinguish 32 bushfires in New South Wales alone as the number of fires fell from 120 to 88 on Thursday. The Bure…
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cnet.com — Bushfires have been ravaging the country for months, devastating towns, rural communities and livelihoods. Here are the best ways to help. Full Article >>
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dailymail.co.uk — Satellite images taken on Saturday showed wildfires burning around East Gippsland and Kosciuszko National Park. Full Article >>  
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mavenroundtable.io — Koala populations are among the hardest hit as bushfires rage across portions of Australia. Ecologists watching the devastating bushfires blaze across regions of Australia are warning that almost 500 million animals have died since the crisis began in September — and entire species could potentiall…
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