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Moth wing–inspired sound absorbing wallpaper in sight after breakthrough
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Experts at the University of Bristol have discovered that the scales on moth wings act as excellent sound absorbers even when placed on an artificial surface.

Has science solved one of history’s greatest adventure mysteries?
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The bizarre deaths of hikers at Russia's Dyatlov Pass have inspired countless conspiracy theories, but the answer may lie in an elegant computer model based on surprising sources.

Monkeypox is a coverup for damage done to Immune System by COVID Vaccination resulting in Shingles, Autoimmune Blistering Disease & Herpes Infection – The Expose
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Do you not find it curious how in the space of 50 years, monkeypox has never really gotten off the ground outside of a couple of countries in Africa, but then w

Enormous 'rogue waves' can appear out of nowhere. Math is revealing their secrets.
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Once considered a maritime myth, these towering waves can pose serious risks to ships in the open sea. Now scientists are developing ways to predict them before they strike.

Record-breaking camera keeps everything between 3 cm and 1.7 km in focus
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In photography, depth of field refers to how much of a three-dimensional space the camera can focus on at once. A shallow depth of field, for example, would keep the subject sharp but blur out much of the foreground and background. Now, researchers at the National Institute of Standards and…

Water from Earth's atmosphere may be raining onto the Moon
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The Moon may look like a big dry ball, but there’s more water up there than you might expect. In a new study, scientists have shown that at least some of it could have been showered onto the lunar surface from the Earth’s atmosphere.

Reversing hearing loss with regenerative therapy
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The MIT spinout Frequency Therapeutics uses a new kind of druggable regenerative therapy that targets progenitor cells to create hair cells of the inner ear and reverse hearing loss.

Reading on a smartphone promotes overactivity in the prefrontal cortex and lowers reading comprehension, study finds
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A new study published in the journal Scientific Reports lends support to a body of research suggesting that reading on electronic devices reduces comprehension. The study found that reading on a smartphone promotes overactivity in the prefrontal cortex, less frequent sighing, and lower reading comprehension. ...

These are the first visible-light images of Venus’ surface captured from space
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Cameras aboard NASA’s Parker Solar Probe managed to peer through Venus’ thick clouds to photograph the planet’s surface.

NASA: Artemis
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Artemis is the name of NASA's program to return astronauts to the lunar surface. We are going forward to the Moon to stay.

Mathematicians Clear Hurdle in Quest to Decode Primes | Quanta Magazine
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Paul Nelson has solved the subconvexity problem, bringing mathematicians one step closer to understanding the Riemann hypothesis and the distribution of prime numbers.

Time dilation
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An accurate clock for one observer may be measured as ticking at a different rate when compared to a second observer’s own equally accurate clock. This effect is not a result of the clocks’ technical properties but of the nature of spacetime itself.

Clues to block replication of SARS-CoV-2 found with FragMAX platform
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An international collaboration of scientists identified four fragments that interact with the nsp10 protein of the SARS-CoV-2 virus using the FragMAX platform and BioMAX beamline.

Seeing the light: Research breakthrough by McMaster PhD student creates a simple, cost-effective laser on silicon
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Engineering physics PhD student Khadijeh Miarabbas Kiani has fabricated a laser on silicon using a simple, cost-effective method — something that has been a longstanding challenge in the field of silicon photonics.

Fatty acid found in palm oil linked to spread of cancer
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Study on mice found palmitic acid promoted metastasis in mouth and skin cancers

Trillions of Bacteria Are Screaming with Light
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On a calm and cloudless night far out to sea, gazing toward the heavens, you’d expect to see the sky glowing with stars, offsetting…

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