• Cindy Alverez posted an update in the group Group logo of OtherOther 12 hours, 13 minutes ago

    Diageo, The Drink Company That Owns The Johnnie Walker Brand, Wants To Do A Trial Run To Package The Brand In An Environmentally-Friendly Recyclable Paper Bottle. This Is To Protect The Environment By Reducing Carbon Emissions And Plastic Usage. Diageo’s Paper Whisky Bottle Is Expected To Be Tried In Spring Of 2021.

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  • Ken Yun posted an update in the group Group logo of HealthHealth 1 day, 13 hours ago

    Researchers, After Removing Variables Like Population Density, And Covid-19 Response, Discovered That Every 10% Increase In Tuberculosis Vaccination, Using Bacillus Calmette-Guerin (BCG), Was Associated With A 10.4% Reduction In Covid-19 Mortality. However, WHO Has Cautioned Against Using BCG, In Combating Covid-19, Until More Is Known.

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  • Zoe Logan posted an update in the group Group logo of AnimalAnimal 2 days, 11 hours ago

    The Videos Set Up By Wildlife Conservation Society Captured The World’s Rarest Gorillas With Several Babies In The Dense Mbe Mountains In Cross River State, Nigeria. About 300 Of These Gorillas Are Found In An Isolated Region Along The Nigeria/Cameroon Border. The Latest Sighting Indicates That The Gorillas Are Well Protected And Reproducing.

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  • Virgil Warfield posted an update in the group Group logo of AnimalAnimal 3 days, 10 hours ago

    A Modern Day Marine Fish, The Smooth Handfish, Has For The First Time Gone Extinct, After Not Been Seen For Almost After Two Centuries. Handfish Are Said Not To Be Abundant, But They Are Diverse, With 14 Species Occupying Different Ecosystems. The Remaining Species Are Threatened By Sediment Run-Off In Australia And Climate Change.

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  • Anika Reyansh posted an update in the group Group logo of OtherOther 4 days, 12 hours ago

    A Team of Scientists Have Grown A Flowering Plant From A 32,000-Year-Old Frozen Silene Stenophylla Seed, Dating Back To The Pleistocene Epoch. This Revived Plant Surpasses The Oldest Previous Record holder—The 2000-Year-Old Revived Plant From Judean Date Palm Seeds. Pleistocene Aged Animal Has Also Previously Been Revived.

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  • Jones Brown posted an update in the group Group logo of DiscoveryDiscovery 5 days, 17 hours ago

    Stars Leave Something Behind When They Die. Majority Of Them Become White Dwarfs–Dense Stellar Remains With Temperatures That Reach 100,000 Kelvin, While Some Stars Explode In A Supernova, Turning Into A Black Hole Or A Neutron Star. The White Dwarf Remnants Are Said To Be The Main Source Of Carbon, A Crucial Element For Life.

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  • Latasha Pettway posted an update in the group Group logo of OtherOther 6 days, 16 hours ago

    NASA’s Perseverance Rover Will Carry The First Helicopter To Fly On Mars. Once The Rover Dismounts In Mars’ Jezero Crater In February 2021, And Locate A Flat, Unobstructed Area (33 x33 Feet), The 1.8 kg Helicopter, Named “Ingenuity,” Will Be Released And Flown. Ingenuity Will Inspire Future Helicopters To Assist Rovers Or Astronauts.

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  • Olivia Isabella posted an update in the group Group logo of HealthHealth 1 week ago

    Coronavirus, According To WHO’s Current Guidance, Is Primarily Spread By Large Airborne Droplets, Emitted Through Coughs And Sneezes And Quickly Fall To The Floor After Discharge. But ~239 Scientists, From 32 Countries, Say That Smaller Respiratory Particles Can Linger In Air And Infect People, Requesting That WHO Update Its Guidance.

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

    Gene Set Linked To Higher Risk Of Severe Illness From COVID-19 Is Said To Have Been Passed On To Humans By Neanderthals Who Existed 60,000 YA. Modern Asians And Europeans Genomes Comprise 2–3% Neanderthal DNA Due To Inter-Breeding Thousands Of Years Ago. But This Gene Set, Which Is Common In Bangladesh, Is Said To Be Absent In Africans.

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  • James Harden posted an update in the group Group logo of AnimalAnimal 1 week, 2 days ago

    Caecilians, Like Most Amphibians, Have Been Thought To Produce Only Poisons. But This Discovery Marks The First Time Of Finding Venom Glands In The Mouth Of An Amphibian. Caecilians Are Said To Look Like A Hybrid Between A Worm and A Snake But Predate Snakes By About A 100 Myrs, Making Them One Of The Oldest Venomous Biters On Earth.

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  • Paul Getty posted an update in the group Group logo of DiscoveryDiscovery 1 week, 3 days ago

    Researchers, By Considering, E.G., The Pull Of Every Planet, Asteroid, And Moon In Our Solar System (SS), Were Able To Estimate, Within 100m, That The Precise Center Of Our SS (Barycenter) Lies Just Above The Sun’s Surface. This Find Will Help Astronomers To Accurately Look For Gravitational Waves From Faraway Mega-Black Holes And Pulsars.

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  • Kandice Tirado posted an update in the group Group logo of DiscoveryDiscovery 1 week, 4 days ago

    Scientists, Using Gravitational Wave Detectors In The US And Italy, Have Made A Major Discovery That Questions The Ideas For How Neutron Stars And Black Holes Form. The Discovery Is An Object Scientists Are Calling “Black Neutron Stars,” Which Is More Massive Than Collapsed Stars, Aka “Neutron Stars,” But Has Less Mass Than Black Holes.

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  • Patricia Sophia posted an update in the group Group logo of OtherOther 1 week, 5 days ago

    A Study Is Indicating That The Fall Of The Roman Republic Around 43 BCE, After The Assassination Of Julius Caesar, Coincides With The Massive Eruption Of Okmok Volcano In Alaska. And This Eruption May Have Hastened The Republic’s Fall Via Devastating Climate Change, which Led To Crop Failure, Famine, And Disease. Really!

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  • Chia-jung Tsay posted an update in the group Group logo of AnimalAnimal 1 week, 6 days ago

    Snakes Usually Undulate For Propulsion, But Flying Snakes Like Chrysopelea Paradisi, The Paradise Tree Snake, Which Normally Live In The Trees Of S And SE Asia, According To A New Study, Undulate For Flight Stability. And How Far They Fly Depends On Their Launch Height. This Knowledge May Be Important For Developing Aerial Snake-Like Robots.

  • Ken Parth posted an update in the group Group logo of OtherOther 2 weeks ago

    Norway, To Preserve The Buried And Fast Degrading Viking Ships, Has Decided To Quickly Launch The First Viking Ship Excavation Since 1904 (About A Century). The Excavation Will Help Understand The Ships Themselves And The Historic Era As A Whole. 8th And 11th Century Viking Kings And Dignitaries Are Often Buried With Ships Hoisted Ashore.

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  • Anika Reyansh posted an update in the group Group logo of AnimalAnimal 2 weeks, 1 day ago

    Scientists May Have Observed, For The First Time In Dolphins, A Behaviour That Is Only Sometimes Observed In Non-Human Animals Like primates. And That Is The Ability Of Dolphins To Learn From Their Peers. In This Case, To Trap Their Preys In Empty Shells (Shelling)— A Skill That Is Not Learned From Their Parents Or Elders. Smart!

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

    Victoria Gray, Age 34, The First Person Treated In The USA With The Gene-Editing Tool Called CRISPR, Is Showing Positive Signs A Year After Her Treatment, Which Comprises Infusing Billions Of Genetically Modified Cells Into Her Body By Doctors. This Appears To Be Alleviating Virtually All Complications Of Her Sickle Cell Disease Disorder.

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

    NASA Honored Its First Black Female Engineer, And One Of The 3 Black Women, Mary Jackson, Depicted In the Movie, The Hidden Figures. The Agency Did This By Naming Its Headquarters (HQ) In Washington, D.C After Her. NASA Also, In 2019, Renamed The Street In Front Of The HQ The ‘Hidden Figures Way” To Commemorate The Trio’s Achievements.

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  • Oliver Robert posted an update in the group Group logo of OtherOther 2 weeks, 5 days ago

    Jessi Combs Has Been Named The Fastest Woman On Land By Guinness World Records. She Broke The ~44-Year-Record Of 512.71 MPH, Held By Kitty O’Neil In 1976, With A Of Speed 522.783 MPH, Piloting The North American Eagle Supersonic Speed Challenger Across Oregon’s Alvord Desert On 08/27/2019. Unfortunately, She Lost Her Life Doing This.

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  • foolishlywise posted an update in the group Group logo of DiscoveryDiscovery 2 weeks, 6 days ago

    A Recent Study Shows That Plants Can Absorb Nanoplastics Via Their Roots. And The Plastics Could Block The Roots From Properly Absorbing Water; Prevent Plants From Growing Properly And Harming Seedling Development; Alter The Genetic Makeup Of Plants, Making It Impossible To Resist Disease. It’s Also Concerning Because We Eat Plants.

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