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

    By Comparing the Defensive Stinging Attributes Of Animals Like The Lionfish and Bees, And Based On Surveys Of The Demographics That Handle Snakes, Like Snake Keepers, Reptile Researchers And Ecologists, Researchers Are Indicating That Most Snakes Evolved Their Venoms For Offence And Not For Self Defense.

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  • Ken Yun posted an update in the group Group logo of DiscoveryDiscovery 3 weeks, 5 days ago

    A New Study By NOAA Scientists, Based On Statistical Models Of Arctic Ice, Is Indicating That The Arctic May Be Ice-Free (With Less Than 1 Million Square Kilometers Of Sea Ice) In 15 Years, During An Arctic Summer. And This Could Create Economic Opportunities, And Negatively Influence The Ocean Circulation And Arctic Ecosystem.

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

    The World’s First Fossilized Plant Gum, Has Been Discovered By A Ph.D. Candidate At The University Of Portsmouth. The Gum was Discovered In 110 Million Years Old Leaves, Found In Early Cretaceous Period Brazil’s Crato Formation. This Find Disproves That Plant Gum Are Unable To Undergo Fossilization Due To Their Soluble Nature.

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

    Scientists In Japan Have Created A Paper-Thin Biodegradable Device, Made Of Nano Paper, Which Is Used To Connect To The Internet To Transmit Data. The Nano Paper Is Made Of Extremely Thin Fibres That Can Be Decomposed By Microorganisms In The Soil, A Leap Forward Towards Producing Environmentally Friendly Electronics. Nice!

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  • Ken Yun posted an update in the group Group logo of DiscoveryDiscovery 1 month, 2 weeks 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 month, 3 weeks 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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  • Ken Yun posted an update in the group Group logo of DiscoveryDiscovery 2 months 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 2 months, 1 week 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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  • Ken Yun posted an update in the group Group logo of ProductProduct 2 months, 2 weeks 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.

  • Ken Yun posted an update in the group Group logo of DiscoveryDiscovery 3 months 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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  • Ken Yun posted an update in the group Group logo of OtherOther 3 months, 1 week 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 3 months, 3 weeks 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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  • Ken Yun posted an update in the group Group logo of EntertainmentEntertainment 3 months, 3 weeks 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!

  • Ken Yun posted an update in the group Group logo of DiscoveryDiscovery 4 months 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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  • Ken Yun posted an update in the group Group logo of ProductProduct 4 months, 2 weeks ago

    The Scientists At Penn State, To Reduce >141 GL Of Water Used To Flush Toilets/Day, Have Created An Ultra-Slippery Toilet Coating That Can Cut Water Quantity Required To Flush Excrement By 90%. It Also Prevents Bacteria Build Up In Toilet Bowls. The Coating, Which Can Be Affected By Urine, Would Require Reapplication After 50 Flushes.

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

    An Ape Species, Danuvius Guggenmosi, Now Indicates That Human Ancestors Stood Upright Millions Of Years Earlier Than Thought, Based On The Discovered Male Ape Fossil, With Resemblance To Human Bones, Which Lived ~12 Mya In Now Southern Germany. Previous Upright Standing Apes Records, From Crete and Kenya, Date Back To 6 Mya.

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

    In A Bid To Enhance Computer-Human Interaction, A Team Of French Human-Computer Interaction Researchers Have Created Something That Might Give You The Creeps. They Call It “Skin-On,” A Mobile Case Made With Synthetic Human Skin. Skin-On Is Said To Respond To, For Example, Tickling, Poking, Stretching, Grabbing, And Pinching. Hmm!

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

    Researchers, For The First Time, Have Identified Food Types Fed To Prehistoric Babies. They Discovered This When They Found Milk, From Ruminant Animals Like Sheep, Goats, And Cows, In Vessels, Used As Baby Bottles, Dating Back > 7,000 Years. Feeding Babies Animal Milk Is Said To Increase Fertility In Women, Resulting In More Births.

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

    For The First Time, Scientists May Have Reconstructed How Mysterious Early Humans, Denisovans, Look Like Via DNA Methylation Data–A Process That Relies On Extracting Information From Gene Activity Patterns, Rather Than DNA Sequences. Data Showed Denisovans Partly Resembled Neanderthals And Modern Humans, But With Some Unique Features.

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

    Astronauts, For The First Time, Made Cement In Space At The International Space Station. The Cement Produced In Space Seems To Be More Porous (A Function Of Strength) Than That Created On Earth. However, This Could Be Considered A Milestone As the Cement Could Help, Using Local Raw From Astronomical Bodies, Build Infrastures On Mars Or Moon.

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