Connect with us

Science News

Scientists Discover First Evidence of Deadly Cancer in Dinosaur – VOA Learning English

Canadian researchers say they have discovered the first known case of a dinosaur suffering from a deadly cancer.

Published

on

post featured image
ADVERTISEMENT

Canadian researchers say they have discovered the first known case of a dinosaur suffering from a deadly cancer.
The evidence came from a fossil leg bone discovered in Alberta, Canada in 1989. The fossil was from a dinosaur called Centrosaurus. It was a four-legged plant eating animal about 6 meters long that lived between 76 and 77 million years ago.
Examinations of the fossil showed the lower leg bone, called the fibula, was badly malformed. The scientists thought this was likely caused duri…

Click here to view the original article.

Science News

NASA Technology Enables Precision Landing and Hazard-Avoidance Without a Pilot – SciTechDaily

Some of the most interesting places to study in our solar system are found in the most inhospitable environments – but landing on any planetary body is already …

Published

on

post featured image
ADVERTISEMENT

The New Shepard (NS) booster lands after this vehicle’s fifth flight during NS-11 May 2, 2019. Credit: Blue Origin
Some of the most interesting places to study in our solar system are found in the most inhospitable environments – but landing on any planetary body is already a risky proposition. With NASA planning robotic and crewed missions to new locations on the Moon and Mars, avoiding landing on the steep slope of a crater or in a boulder field is critical to helping ensure a safe touch down…

Click here to view the original article.

Continue Reading

Science News

Physicists May Have The First Experimental Evidence of a New Type of Dark Boson – ScienceAlert

Two experiments hunting for a whisper of a particle that prevents whole galaxies from flying apart recently published some contradictory results. One came up em…

Published

on

post featured image
ADVERTISEMENT

Two experiments hunting for a whisper of a particle that prevents whole galaxies from flying apart recently published some contradictory results. One came up empty handed, while the other gives us every reason to keep on searching.
Dark bosons are dark matter candidates based on force-carrying particles that don’t really pack much force.
Unlike the bosons we’re more familiar with, such as the photons that bind molecules and the gluons that hold atomic nuclei together, an exchange of dark boson…

Click here to view the original article.

Continue Reading

Science News

Elon Musk’s SpaceX satellites clutter the skies, frustrating astronomers – New York Post

Look! Up in the sky! It’s a bird! It’s a plane! It’s hundreds of satellites cluttering up the galaxy. A plethora of massive internet satellites launched by eco-…

Published

on

post featured image
ADVERTISEMENT

Look! Up in the sky! It’s a bird! It’s a plane! It’s hundreds of satellites cluttering up the galaxy.
A plethora of massive internet satellites launched by eco-friendly billionaire Elon Musk are swirling overhead and astronomers are trying mightily to figure out how to deal with the sun’s glaring reflection off those man-made orbiters.
“There’s almost no place in the sky that you won’t see a satellite going by,” the American Astronomical Society’s Rick Feinberg told The Post.
Already, the tra…

Click here to view the original article.

Continue Reading

Trending

You might also like ...

post featured image
Elon Musk’s SpaceX satellites clutter the skies, frustrating astronomers – New York Post
AON Splash Image
Prospect of life on Venus propels interest in robotic missions – The Washington Post
post featured image
First Possible “Survivor” Planet Discovered by NASA Next to a Stellar Cinder – SciTechDaily