Category Archives: Science

08Jan/16

Chinese professors make breakthrough in quantum information

(China Central Television (CCTV) – A quantum information research team led by Professor Pan Jianwei won the first prize in 2015 China’s State Natural Sciences for being the first in the world to make achievement in quantum information.
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02Dec/15

Rare mark from biblical king’s seal found in Jerusalem

Hebrew University’s Institute of Archaeology say they have discovered a seal of biblical King Hezekiah, who helped build Jerusalem into an ancient metropolis.

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26Oct/15

Plankton poo clue could aid climate predictions

SOUTHAMPTON, ENGLAND, UK (REUTERS) – Marine scientists call it the ocean’s ‘twilight zone’, where only a small amount of sunlight can penetrate.

But it’s the ocean life here – between 100 and 1000 metres deep – that scientists say is crucial for keeping atmospheric carbon-dioxide (CO2) levels 30 percent lower than it otherwise would be.
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21Oct/15

Advertisers jump on ‘Back to the Future’ day

(EVO) – October 21, 2015 is ‘Back to the Future’ day – the day when Michael J. Fox’s character, Marty McFly, travels from 1989 to 2015 in the film “Back to the Future Part II,” and companies are taking advantage of the hype around the day to promote their own lines.
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10Sep/15

Anicent, human-like species discovered in South Africa

(REUTERS) – Scientists at the Marupeng centre in Johannesburg on Thursday (September 10) revealed fossils of a new human-like species they’re calling ‘Homo Naledi’.
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09Sep/15

Scientists try to find out why 60,000 antelopes died in four days in Kazakhstan

Kazakhstan (Next Media) – Scientists are trying to figure out why 60,000 saigas, a critically endangered antelope that roams the steppe of Kazakhstan, died within four days in May.
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05Apr/15

CERN restarts Large Hadron Collider, seeks dark universe

Scientists at Europe’s physics research centre CERN restart their “Big Bang” Large Hadron Collider after a two-year hiatus.

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03Apr/15

Large Hadron Collider scheduled to restart after two-year shutdown

CERN’s Large Hadron Collider, the world’s largest and most powerful particle accelerator, is scheduled to restart this weekend after a two-year hiatus.

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02Mar/15

Science explains why people perceive color differently

(Next Media) – A photograph of a cocktail dress went viral online recently after it had people divided on whether the dress was actually white with a gold lace trim, or blue with a black lace trim. The dress, designed by British clothing company, Roman, is in reality royal blue with black lace trim.
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