Browse Sites By Tag: science — A cat or a dog? This is one question that has been debated for years. Here’s one more fact about dogs that may change your mind about which pet to get. You trust your dog, but does it trust you? The study was conducted by Akiko Takaoka of Kyoto University in Japan. The scientist and his colleague…
11 hours ago 0 comments From Alex — She died in her sleep at age 46, The Gorilla Foundation said.
Yesterday 0 comments From Alex — Dogs had the most neurons of any carnivore — even though they didn’t have the biggest brains. Brown bears had roughly the same number as cats.
3 days ago 0 comments From Alex — You can now hear the last remaining audio recordings of some of California’s long-lost native languages.
4 days ago 0 comments From Alex — The weathered remains from a cave in China contain the world's oldest sample of panda DNA.
4 days ago 0 comments From Alex — One of the weirder aspects of quantum mechanics could be explained by an equally weird idea – that causation can run backwards in time as well as forwards.
6 days ago 0 comments From Alex — The world won't meet international ocean conservation targets by 2020, so a team of scientists is looking at what's next for saving our seas.
6 days ago 0 comments From Alex — Anyone who's ever attempted to stick to an extremely low-calorie diet will be able to tell you that they don't work in the long-run and you inevitably end up
6 days ago 0 comments From Alex — It’d be great if a burger-a-day diet was healthy. Don’t get me wrong—it’s not the worst. You’ve got protein in there and hopefully some veggies on top (and on the side) , and even some fiber from the roll (you used whole grain, right?). Unfortunately, study after study shows that meat as a protein s…
9 days ago 0 comments From Alex — Hawaii's Kilauea volcano has been fiercely erupting for well over a month. Now, residents are finding little green gems that have fallen out of the sky during Kilauea's eruption. The green gems are olivine crystals, a common mineral found in Hawaii's lava. At jewelry quality, the mineral is called p…
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