• Anika Reyansh posted an update in the group Group logo of DiscoveryDiscovery 10 hours, 51 minutes 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 day, 9 hours 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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  • Michelle Akers posted an update in the group Group logo of OtherOther 3 days, 12 hours 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!

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  • Jeff Goldblume posted an update in the group Group logo of OtherOther 5 days, 16 hours 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 6 days, 13 hours 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 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 1 week, 1 day 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 1 week, 2 days 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!

  • Michelle Akers posted an update in the group Group logo of EntertainmentEntertainment 1 week, 4 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 1 week, 5 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 1 week, 6 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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  • Cindy Alverez posted an update in the group Group logo of AnimalAnimal 2 weeks ago

    Researchers, For The First Time, May Have Revealed The True Size Of Megalodons. They Did This Via Mathematically Comparing The Fossilized Teeth Of A Megalodon To Those Of Modern Day Sharks, And Determined That Megalodons Could Have Grown To 18m In Length, Weighed ~48 Tons, Have Fins As Tall As A Human Adult, And With Hand-Size Teeth.

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  • Emmanuel Nwaodua, Ph.D. posted an update in the group Group logo of OtherOther 2 weeks, 1 day ago

    A Software Engineer, Ian Webster, Inspired By Plate Tectonics, Has Created A Map That Can Enable Anyone To “Time Travel” To The Past, Up to 750 Myrs Ago, To Find The Location Of Modern-Day Landmark Or City, With Associated Location Fossils. This Location Shift Is Because The Continents Have Been Drifting Away And Towards Each Other.

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  • Olivia Isabella posted an update in the group Group logo of OtherOther 2 weeks, 2 days ago

    MacKenzie Scott, The Recently Divorced Wife Of The Founder Of Amazon, Jeff Bezos, Is Now The Wealthiest Woman In The World, With A Net Worth Of Over $66 Billion. Scott Got A 4% Stake In Amazon, As Part Of Her Divorce Settlement. The Company Share Is Said To Have Risen From Nearly $2,000 To $3,500 Since The Start Of 2020.

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  • Latasha Pettway posted an update in the group Group logo of OtherOther 2 weeks, 3 days ago

    Women Have Made Their Mark In NASA. And Now, Another Woman, Astronaut Jeanette Epps, Is Set To Build On That By Becoming The First Black Woman To Live And Work For A Long Term (6 Months) Aboard The International Space Station–She Is Scheduled To Launch In 2021. Astronaut Mae Jemison, In 1992, Became The First Black Woman In Space. Cool!

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

    Julio Ceasar Mora (110 Yrs Old) And His Wife Waldramina Maclovia Quinteros (Turns 105 In October), According To Guinness World Records, Based On A Combined Age Of 214 Years And 358 Days, Have Been Named The Oldest Married And The Oldest Living Married Couple In The World. The Couple, From Ecuador, Have Been Married For 79 Years.

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  • Ismael Shapiro posted an update in the group Group logo of VehicleVehicle 2 weeks, 5 days ago

    SkyDrive Inc., A Japanese Company, Has Announced The First Successful Public Demonstration Of A Piloted Flying Car, Named SD-03. SD-03, According To SkyDrive, Is “The First Smallest Vertical Takeoff And Landing Vehicle That Takes Up The Space Of Two Parked Cars.” The Company Plans On Carrying Out More Developments And Tests To Ensure The Car Use Safety.

  • Luke Wilson posted an update in the group Group logo of AnimalAnimal 2 weeks, 6 days ago

    The World’s Most Expensive Sheep Was Sold In Scotland For The Price Of Over $490,000. The Pricey Animal, Named “Double Diamond,” Is A Texel Sheep--A Highly Sought-After Sheep In The Uk Because Of Their Lean And Very High-Quality Meat. Average Sheep In the UK Sells For $133. Texel Is Named After The Island Of Texel In The Netherlands.

  • Anika Reyansh posted an update in the group Group logo of AnimalAnimal 3 weeks ago

    A Furry Puppy Dog Or Wolf, Discovered In Siberia In 2011, May Have Eaten One Of The Last Woolly Rhinos For Its Last Meal. This Find Is Based On A Hairy Piece Of Tissue Found Preserved In The Canine’s Stomach, Which DNA Test and Dating Determined Belongs To A Woolly Rhinos That Went Extinct ~14,000 Yrs Ago, About The Time The Canine Died.

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  • Ronald McDonald posted an update in the group Group logo of AnimalAnimal 3 weeks, 1 day ago

    Germany, A Country With ~9.4 Million Dogs, Where ~1 In 5 Homes Own A Dog, Is Enforcing A New Law Beginning In 2021. The Dog Act Law, Meant To Give Dogs Enough Exercise, States That Dog Owners Must Walk Their Dogs at Least Twice A Day For An Hour, Or Let It Run Around The Garden. This Law Is Being Received With Mixed Feelings:=)

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