• Ken Yun posted an update in the group Group logo of DiscoveryDiscovery 1 week, 1 day ago

    Researchers Have Discovered Series Of Mysterious (Alien!?) Fast Radio Bursts (FRB), Coming From A Single Source 500 Million LY From Earth, With A 16.35 Days Repeating Pattern. The Signal Would Release A Burst Or Two Each Hour Over 4 Days, Then It Would Go Silent For Another 12 Days. FRB Can Help Astronomers Learn More About The Universe.

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  • Ken Yun posted an update in the group Group logo of ProductProduct 1 week, 6 days ago

    A Team Of Researchers Have Created A Robot, Which According To Them, Based On The First Human Clinical Trials, Could Draw And Test Blood, Providing Quick Results, Which Would Allow Health Professionals To Spend More Time Treating Patients. The Device Is Said To Improve The Safety Of Blood Sampling Regardless Of Vein Visibility/Condition.

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  • Cindy Alverez posted an update in the group Group logo of HealthHealth 2 weeks ago

    More Advances On Cancer Treatment. More Than A Thousand Scientists, In 37 Countries, After More Than A Decade, Have Now Completed 99% Of “The 100,000-Piece Of Jigsaw Puzzles” That Is Cancer. This Feat Would Enable Cancer Treatment To Be Tailored To Each Patients’ Unique Tumour Or Help In Developing Ways For Catching Cancer Earlier. Nice!

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  • Cindy Alverez posted an update in the group Group logo of HealthHealth 3 weeks, 2 days ago

    Researchers Have Discovered A T-Cell With A New Type Of T-Cell Receptor (TCR) That Recognizes A Molecule, MR1, Which Appears On Surfaces Of Both Healthy And Many Cancer Cells. But The TCR Equipped T-Cells, However, Kill Only Cancer Cells Of Any Type With MR1. Researchers Are Hopeful The Treatment Will Be Ready In A Few Years.

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  • Ken Yun posted an update in the group Group logo of DiscoveryDiscovery 3 weeks, 4 days ago

    Havard Scientists, By Studying Mice, May Have For The First Time Discovered How Stress Turns Hair Gray. They Attributed Gray Hair To Stress Associated With The Brains Fight Or Flight Response. In Other Words, Hair Turns Gray If One Gets Too Scared. Gray Hair Has Previously Been Linked To Natural Aging, Follicle Disorders, And Stress.

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  • Ken Yun posted an update in the group Group logo of AnimalAnimal 3 weeks, 6 days ago

    A Photographer Is Said To Have Taken The Picture Of The Fattest Squirrel In The Uk. But I Wonder How This Conclusion Was Arrived At As There Are No Statistical Data To Back The Conclusion. Gray Squirrels, Unlike Some Squirrels, Do Not Hibernate But Will Eat Entire Body Size In A Week And Store The Fat For The Winter.

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  • Emmanuel Nwaodua posted an update in the group Group logo of DiscoveryDiscovery 4 weeks ago

    The Oldest Known Asteroid Impact Crater, “Yarrabubba Crater,” May Have Been Discovered In Australia. The Impact, Dated To 2.229 Byr, Possibly Ended The Snow Ball Earth Glacial Condition Via Water Vapour, A Green House Gas, Hurtled Into The Atmosphere. Another Implication Of This Discovery Is That Other Older Craters May Still Exist.

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  • Cindy Alverez posted an update in the group Group logo of AnimalAnimal 1 month ago

    Interesting To Find Living Fishes That Walk. Scientists, While Sampling The DNA Of The Only Known Walking Shark Species To Estimate When They Evolved, Found Four New Shark Species. The Youngest Of The Walking Shark Is Said To Have Evolved < 2 Mya, Which’s Fast By Evolutionary Scale, Majorly Contradicting Belief That Sharks Evolve Slowly.

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  • Ken Yun posted an update in the group Group logo of ProductProduct 1 month ago

    Scientists May Have Developed An Eco-Friendly Living Building Materials (LBM) To Solve Some Problems, E.G., With Sourcing For Construction Materials And Building In Remote And Austere Environments. The Living Concrete, Which Involves Enlisting Bacteria, Gelatin And Sand For Its Construction, Still Needs More Work To Make It Stronger For Practical Uses.

  • Cindy Alverez posted an update in the group Group logo of DiscoveryDiscovery 1 month, 1 week ago

    10 Years To The End Of 2019 Has Been Confirmed By Three Major Agencies: Nasa, Noaa, And The UK Met Office To Be The Warmest Decade On Record. And The Main Culprit For This Temperature Record Is The Carbon Emission from Human Activities. Scientists Are Also Indicating The Year 2019 To Be One Of The 5 Warmest Years, From 2015, On Record.

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  • Ken Yun posted an update in the group Group logo of DiscoveryDiscovery 1 month, 3 weeks ago

    For The First Time, A Complete Ancient Human Genetic Code Was Deciphered From Tooth Marks Left In An Ancient Chewing Gums ( Tar From A Tree). This Is The First Time That This Has Been Done From Anything Other Than A Human Bone. The Human Is Said To Be A Woman Who Lived 6000 Years Ago In Scandinavia.

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  • Emmanuel Nwaodua posted an update in the group Group logo of DiscoveryDiscovery 1 month, 3 weeks ago

    Evidence Of The World Oldest Forest, A Fossilized Tree Root Dated To ~386 MYA, Was Discovered In An Abandoned Quarry In Cairo, NY, ~40 Miles South Of Albany. The Forest Is Said To Be 2-3 Myrs Older Than The Previously Discovered Forest In Gilboa, NY. This Discovery Provides A Snapshot Of Earth’s Evolution From No Forest To Being Forested.

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  • Ken Yun posted an update in the group Group logo of OtherOther 1 month, 4 weeks ago

    Singapore And Japan Have Been Listed As Top 2 Countries Where People Live The Longest. The Average Life Expectancies For Both Countries Are 74.2 And 73.1 Years, Respectively. The Longer Life Expectancy Is Attributed To Mainly Clean Environment And Healthy Diet. Countries Like US ( 66.6 years) And The UK (69.3 years.) Were Ranked Poorly.

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  • Ken Yun posted an update in the group Group logo of OtherOther 2 months, 1 week ago

    NASA Scientists Are Mapping Out Potential Landing Sites For Astronauts Going To Mars In 2024 Primarily Based On Locations Of Water Ice Believed To Be As Little As An Inch (2.5 cm) Below The Surface. This’s Important As Astronauts Will Probably Need To Harvest What Is Available On Mars, Like Water For Drinking And Making Rocket Fuel.

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  • Cindy Alverez posted an update in the group Group logo of OtherOther 2 months, 1 week ago

    The US Federal Communications Commission (FCC) On Thursday, 12/12/2019, Approved A 3 Digits Suicide Prevention Hotline Number, 988, To Help Improve Mental Health Support, Reduce Stigma, Save Lives, and Ease The Pressure On The 911 Number. Some Folks Also Want Texting Capability Added To The Hotline For Young People Who Seem To Prefer It.

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  • Ken Yun posted an update in the group Group logo of EntertainmentEntertainment 2 months, 1 week ago

    Two Major Movie Franchises, Wick 4′ And ‘Matrix 4,’ With A Common Character, Keanu Reeves, Is Set To Be Released On The Same Day Of May 21st, 2021. And The Internet Has Dubbed The Release Date “Keanu Reeves Day.” This May Be The First Time That Such Blockbuster Releases Have Ever Happened In The World. Looking Forward To The Movies!

  • Cindy Alverez posted an update in the group Group logo of AnimalAnimal 2 months, 2 weeks ago

    Recently Discovered Penguin Species Kupoupou Stilwelli, In New Zealand, May Be The Missing Link Btw Modern Penguins And The Extinct Human-Sized (>5Ft Tall) Penguins, E.G., Crossvallia Waiparensis. Kupoupou Is The Oldest Known Penguin, Similar In Size To Modern Penguins, Which lived Around 60-62.5 Mya After Dinosaur Extinction 66 Mya.

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  • Ken Yun posted an update in the group Group logo of DiscoveryDiscovery 2 months, 2 weeks ago

    There Seem To Be A Relationship Between Inbreeding And Facial Deformity As Seen In The Distinctive Jutting Jawline Of The Habsburg Dynasty Of Spanish And Austrian kings, Who Were Known To Intermarry, Which Helped Them Secure Power For 200 Years. The Inbreeding Study Could Help Understand The Effect(s) Of Intermarriage, Which Exist Today.

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  • Cindy Alverez posted an update in the group Group logo of HealthHealth 2 months, 2 weeks ago

    Doctors At Duke University Have For The First Time In The US Transplanted A Reanimated Adult Heart. The Heart Is Perfused With Cold Solution And Removed. The Circulatory Dead Heart Is Placed In TransMedics Organ Care System Where It’s Revived. The Procedure Has Been Performed In The UK And Australia, And In Pediatric Donation In The US.

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  • Cindy Alverez posted an update in the group Group logo of HealthHealth 2 months, 3 weeks ago

    Doctors, In The US, Have For The First Time Placed Humans In Suspended Animation (SA), Where Most Vital Body Functions Are Stopped Without Causing Death. The Process Is Done By Cooling A Person To Around 10-15 °C Via Replacing Their Blood With Ice-Cold Saline. SA Is Done To Fix Traumatic Injuries That Would Have Caused Death.

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