• Derek Selig posted an update in the group Group logo of DiscoveryDiscovery 2 weeks, 4 days ago

    Canada, According To Scientists, Is On The Average Warming Twice As Fast As The Rest Of The World. And This Is Worst In The Canadian Arctic Where Warming Is Taking Place At More Than Twice The Pace. Canada’s Temperature Has Increased By 1.7C (3F) Since 1948, Mainly Thanks To Human Activities.

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

    The Chinese Are At It Again With Their Trail Blazing Ambitions For Space. This Time, They Want To Build The First Power Station In Space By The Year 2030. Anyways, Given Their Hefty $8 Billion Annual Budget For Space, Why Not! Their Budget Is Second To The USA’ s, NASA, 2018 Budget Of $20.7 Billion.

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

    Scientists, Using Vegetation As A Proxy, Are Indicating That Landscapes Now Exposed On The 5th Largest Island In The World, The Baffin Island, Have Been Unseen For The Past 40,000 Years. And This Is All Thanks To Climate Change. And In Addition, The Canadian Arctic May Be Experiencing The Warmest Century In The Past 115,000 Years.

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  • Derek Selig posted an update in the group Group logo of DiscoveryDiscovery 3 months ago

    Finally, The Chang’e-4 Robot Has Now Sent The First Panoramic View Or Bird\’s Eye View Photo of A Small Part Of The Side Of The Moon That Is Always Facing Away From The Earth. The Photo Was Taken From The Surface Of The Moon. And The Pictures Do Look Stunning. See Video Below.

  • Derek Selig posted an update in the group Group logo of OtherOther 3 months, 2 weeks ago

    USA Sent Man To The Moon. But China Is Now The First To Land A Probe, Chang’e-4, On The Side Of The Moon That Is Always Facing Away From Earth (The Dark Side Of The Moon). The Probe Is Expected To Take Pictures From The Surface Of That Side Of The Moon. Cool!

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  • Derek Selig posted an update in the group Group logo of OtherOther 4 months, 3 weeks ago

    Global Warming Has Become So Threatening That People Are Proposing Radical Solutions To Solve The Problem. A Silicon Valley Firm, Y Combinator, Is Proposing That Deserts Be Flooded To grow Algae That Would Help Reduce CO2 Gas. Pretty Ambitious Idea With A Lot Of Ramifications Including Project Cost And Environmental Impact.

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  • Derek Selig posted an update in the group Group logo of DiscoveryDiscovery 5 months ago

    After The Artificial Moon Story, China, This Time, Has Created What They Are Calling “An Artificial Sun.” Anyway, This Is Just A Reactor That Can Mimic The Process By Which Our Natural Sun Generates Energy. And One Of The Cool Parts, According to Scientists, Is That The Artificial Sun Is 6 Times Hotter Than The Real Sun.

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  • Derek Selig posted an update in the group Group logo of TravelTravel 5 months, 1 week ago

    France Is Currently The Most Visited Country In The World, But It Is Projected That By 2030, China Will Be The Most Visited Country In The World. And This Is In Thanks To China’s Economic Growth, The Ease Of Traveling To The Country, And Improved Tourism And Tourism Friendly Initiatives.

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  • Derek Selig posted an update in the group Group logo of DiscoveryDiscovery 6 months ago

    An Artificial Moon, Indeed! Just Say A Satellite With Mirrors That Can Reflect The Sun’s Light. Yep, The Chinese Hope To Succeed Where The Russians Failed By launching Such A Satellite In Orbit By the Year 2020 To Light Up Cities At Night. Yep, Lets Impact The Natural Order Of Things On Earth.

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  • Derek Selig posted an update in the group Group logo of DiscoveryDiscovery 6 months, 2 weeks ago

    It’s A Well Known Fact That Modern Humans Interbred With Neanderthals. The Interbreeding, According To Scientists, Had Advantages As Well As Disadvantages– There Were Exchanges Of Potentially Deadly Viruses, But Also Exchange Of Protective Genes That Continue To Helped Modern Humans Fight Against Viruses. Thanks, Neanderthals, I Guess.

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  • Derek Selig posted an update in the group Group logo of AnimalAnimal 7 months, 3 weeks ago

    Goats May Have Joined Animals Like Dogs And Horses In Recognizing Human Emotion. A New Research Has Shown That Goats May Associate More With People Who Expressed Happy Emotions. The 20 Goats, Used In The study, Were Found To Sense Positive Emotions, Possibly, By Using The Left Hemisphere Of Their Brain. Hmm!

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  • Derek Selig posted an update in the group Group logo of DiscoveryDiscovery 1 year, 2 months ago

    The Chinese Have Just Cloned A Monkey— The First Cloned Primate Using The Concept That Gave Rise To Dolly, The Sheep. Since Dolly, Scientists Have Cloned 23 Mammal Species, Including Horses, Cattle, Dogs, Cats, Deer, Mules, Oxen, Rabbits And Rats. This Achievement Does Really Beg The Question, Who Is Next On The List?

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