• Moises Daugherty posted an update in the group Group logo of DiscoveryDiscovery 9 hours, 54 minutes ago

    Scientists May Use Chitin As A Key Ingredient In Building Tools And Shelters On Mars. Chitin Is Promising Because It Is Ubiquitous And Could Be Combined With Marsian Soils, With Less Energy And No Specialized Equipment, To Quickly Make New Products. Chitin Could Likely Be Sourced As A By-Product Of The Mars Crews’ Insect Diet.

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  • Cindy Alverez posted an update in the group Group logo of DiscoveryDiscovery 1 day, 8 hours ago

    Earliest Archaeological Evidence, A Persian Manuscript, Indicates That Stainless Steel (SS) Where Not Recent Innovation. But That A Version Of It Was Produced In Chahak, Iran, 1000 Years Ago By Ancient Persians. This Version, Which Contains Phosphorus And Less Chromium Than Modern SS, Were Likely Used In Producing, E.G., Fighting Tools.

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  • Abe Brooker posted an update in the group Group logo of AnimalAnimal 2 days, 9 hours ago

    Though Not Unheard Of, The Viral Video That Many Have Labeled “Scary And Frightening,” Shows A Spider (Suspectedly A Pink Toe Tarantula ) From A Beam, Eating And Holding An Entire Bird In Its Front Legs. Pink Toe Tarantulas, Found In S. America, Are Active Predators That Live On Trees And Feed On Rodents And Small Mammals.

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  • Ken Yun posted an update in the group Group logo of HealthHealth 3 days, 8 hours ago

    Researchers May Have Provided The First Proof That Ultraviolet C (UVC) Light, With A Wavelength Of 222nm, Can Effectively Kill SARS-CoV-2. The 222nm UVC Light, Which Is Said To Be Safe Around Humans, Was Found To Kill 99.7% Of SARS-CoV-2 After A 30-Second Exposure, Making It A Possible Disinfectant For Human Occupied Areas.

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  • Michelle Akers posted an update in the group Group logo of OtherOther 4 days, 13 hours ago

    Another Impressive Kid! Jack Jenner-Hall Is The Youngest UK Qualified Pilot After Flying Solo For 45 Minutes Above More Than 3,000 Feet. Jack Accomplished This Feat By Flying In A Glider Over The Tibenham Airfield On June 22nd, 2020, As He Celebrated His 14th Birthday, The Legal Minimum Age To Fly Solo In A Glider In The UK.

  • Ophelia Chew posted an update in the group Group logo of DiscoveryDiscovery 5 days, 10 hours ago

    Scientists May Have Discovered Phosphine In The Atmosphere Of Venus, Which They Believe Is The First Clear Evidence For Life Beyond Earth. And Their Reasoning Is Logical Because, Unless There Is An Unknown Chemical Reaction That May Result In Phosphine Production, The Only Known Source Is Via Biological Processes, Produced By Bacteria.

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  • Anika Reyansh posted an update in the group Group logo of DiscoveryDiscovery 6 days, 8 hours ago

    Researchers, In Australia, Have Found A New Neurotoxin, Called Gympietide, In The Stinging Dendrocnide Tree. The Neurotoxin Is Similiar To The Toxins Produced In Venomous Animals Like Spiders and Cone Snails. The Toxin Is Said To Cause Long-Lasting Excruciating Pain. Researchers Hope The New Toxin Study Helps In Developing Painkillers.

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  • Wilton Astudillo posted an update in the group Group logo of AnimalAnimal 1 week ago

    Scientists May Have Found The Oldest Animal Sperm Inside A New Species Of An Ostracod, Called Myanmarcypris Hui. The Sperm, Said To Be 100 Myrs Old, Was Found In An Ostracod Frozen Inside The Blob Of Tree Resin In Myanmar. The Sperm Age Dwarfs The Oldest Known Sample Of A Fossilized Animal (Ostracod) Sperm, Said To Be 17 Myrs Old.

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  • Paul Getty posted an update in the group Group logo of ProductProduct 1 week, 1 day ago

    The World’s Largest Himmeli Ornament, A Traditional Finnish Holiday Decoration Made Out Of Straw Or Reeds, Was Assembled At The St. Martin’s Day Fair In Estonia. The Ornament With Dimensions Of 210 Cubic Feet, 821 Cubic Inches, And Weighing 26.5 Pounds Was Certified To Be The World’s Largest By Guinness World Records.

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  • Michelle Akers posted an update in the group Group logo of OtherOther 1 week, 2 days ago

    An 8 Year Old Kid Called “JT Head,” From Georgia, Has Now Become The Youngest Person In The World To Pilot A Hot Air Ballon. JT Piloted The Ballon For 20 Minutes Soaring To A Height Of 400 Feet Over Sautee Valley In Georgia. The Previous Record Was Held By A-9 Year Old Boy Called Bobby Bradley. Impressive Kid!

  • Ruben Blades posted an update in the group Group logo of ProductProduct 1 week, 3 days ago

    Scientists Are Building An Enormous Camera, For A Telescope In Chile, Which Is Capable Of Taking A Picture Of A Large Swath Of Sky In A Single Image. The Camera, Called Vera, Is Said To Be ~13 Feet Long And ~5 Feet In Diameter. The 3.2 Billion Pixel Camera Was Tested, Taken The World’s Largest Single Photo Showing A Romanesco Broccoli.

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  • Jeff Goldblume posted an update in the group Group logo of OtherOther 1 week, 4 days ago

    An Austrian-British Mathematician, Martin Hairer, Has Won The Richest Prize In Academia, Comparable To The Nobel Prize In Terms Of Kudos And Prestige. Martin Was Awarded A $3m Breakthrough Prize For His Work In Stochastic Analysis. Martin’s 180-Page Treatise Was So Impressive That His Colleagues Thought It Was Inspired By Aliens.

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  • Ronald McDonald posted an update in the group Group logo of AnimalAnimal 1 week, 5 days ago

    This May Be Another Case Of Parthenogenesis In A Snake. This Time, A Ball Python, Identified By The Number 361003, And Said To Be The Oldest Snake (62 Years Old) At The Saint Louis Zoo, Has Laid 7 Eggs, On July 23, 2020, Without Being With A Male In More Than 15 Years. Egg Testing Is On The Way To Confirm Parthenogenesis.

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  • Alexander Hamilton posted an update in the group Group logo of DiscoveryDiscovery 1 week, 6 days ago

    Japanese Researchers Discovered That A Bacteria, Named Deinococcus Radiodurans, AKA Conan The Bacterium Due To Its Extreme Hardness, Is Capable Of Surviving In Space After It Survived For 3 Years Outside The International Space Station. The Discovery Could Throw More Light On The Possibility Of Life Existing On Other Planets.

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  • Ken Yun posted an update in the group Group logo of AnimalAnimal 2 weeks ago

    This Video Is Very Creepy, Showing Russian Doctors Pulling A 4-Feet-Long Snake From A Woman’s Mouth. The Snake Is Said To Have Slithered Into The Woman’s Mouth While She Slept In Her Yard, Located In Levashi Village In Dagestan, Russia. But How Could One Not Wake Up If Something This Big Is Crawling Into One’s Mouth?

  • Oliver Robert posted an update in the group Group logo of EntertainmentEntertainment 2 weeks, 1 day ago

    Jonny Davies, AkA Stunter Jonny, Has Broken The Wheelie World Speed Record, In August 2020, While Doing A Handlebar Wheelie At The Motorcycle Wheelie World Championship In North Yorkshire. Jonny, Age 28, From County Durham, North East England, Got Up To A Speed Of 109.2mph With His Legs Above The Handle Bar. Cool!

  • Ismael Shapiro posted an update in the group Group logo of ProductProduct 2 weeks, 2 days ago

    Researchers Have Conducted The First Successful Remote Controlled Test Flight Of A 22.5 kg And 3m Scale Futurist Airplane Model, Called Flying-V. The Plane Is Designed To Have Passenger Cabin, Cargo Hold, And Fuel Tanks In The Wings, And Shaped To Cut Aircraft Fuel Usage By 20%. However, More Work Is Needed To Get It Passenger Ready.

  • Michelle Akers posted an update in the group Group logo of EntertainmentEntertainment 2 weeks, 3 days ago

    Ansu Fati, Age 17 Years And 311 Days, Became Spain’s Youngest Goalscorer In The Soccer Match In Madrid, On Sunday (9/6/2020), Against Ukraine. Ansu, The Barcelona Player, Broke The 95-Year Record Set In 1925 By Juan Errazquin, Who Was 18 Years And 344 Days Old When He Struck Three Times Against Switzerland.

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  • Zachary Fritzsche posted an update in the group Group logo of OtherOther 2 weeks, 4 days ago

    Josef Koeberl, An Austrian, Has Broken His Own World Record For Standing In A Box filled With Ice For 2.5 Hours. This Record, The World’s Longest Immersion, To Shoulder level, In A 1,800Kg Of Ice, In The Main Square Of The Austrian Town Of Melk, West Of Vienna, Surpasses The Previous Time By 25 Minutes, Which He Set In 2019.

  • Ken Yun posted an update in the group Group logo of DiscoveryDiscovery 2 weeks, 5 days ago

    Researchers Are Indicating That The Earth Could Be Partially Responsible For The Rusting Of The Moon. This Denotation Is Based On Haematite (Rust) Found At The Moon’s Poles, And Given That The Moon Has No Oxygen For Rust To Form. And So, A Potential Source Of Oxygen Is Said To Come From The Earth, Transported Via The Earth’s Magnetic Field.

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