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Scientists have found how flies navigate in space

Have you ever thought about howAre insects oriented in the surrounding space? Not that this knowledge is important for our existence, but it allows you to learn more about the neurophysiology of lower life forms, which in the future will improve the systems of artificial intelligence and navigation systems of the same self-controlled robots and drones. So, researchers from the Medical UniversityContinue Reading


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Zombie deer disease may have already spread to humans

In February this year, experts from the Control Centerand Disease Prevention (CDC) issued a warning about the dangers of eating deer meat. The cause of concern for experts was a fatal infection that affects deer in North America. A chronic debilitating disease, which is popularly referred to as “zombie deer disease”, corrodes the brain of miserable animals, resulting in zombie-like symptoms suchContinue Reading


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Tesla introduced the Cybertruck electric pickup truck and is available for order

Tesla is generally known asmanufacturer of electric cars and Semi Truck. However, in 2017, Elon Musk spoke about the development of a proprietary electric pickup truck. After a couple of years of regular rumors about the future light truck, the novelty was finally presented as part of the presentation on November 21 in Los Angeles. The pickup was named Tesla Cybertruck and, as expected, gotContinue Reading


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Is it possible to turn half the planet into a reserve?

According to official UN data, every yeartakes away about 25 thousand species of animals and plants. In order to reduce the growth of such frightening statistics, a number of environmental movements are calling for extremely ambitious conservation goals. So, the most noticeable of them may be the idea of ​​turning 50% of the earth's surface into one huge reserve. Can a similar idea come trueContinue Reading


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Scientists have discovered the brightest flash in the universe

It's not a secret for any of us that in spacedifferent events are constantly happening. Recently, scientists discovered the brightest light in the Universe, which appeared as a result of two large cosmic explosions, called gamma-ray bursts. Recall that gamma-ray bursts are short flashes of the most energetic form of light in the universe. To capture the stream of ultra-high energy, astronomers had to act quickly. ThemContinue Reading


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Gamma-ray bursts could destroy extraterrestrial life

A new study suggests thatpowerful flashes of radiation could destroy life on other planets and became the cause of mass extinction on Earth. Physicists have calculated that the gamma-ray bursts observed in the Universe inhibit the development of complex life forms in 90 percent of galaxies. This explains the long search for extraterrestrial intelligence. The intense high-energy radiation released as a result of such explosions is known to beContinue Reading


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What illness inspired writers to write books about vampires?

I remember in the early 2000s a specialBooks and films about vampires were popular. Right now, you can recall the huge number of films devoted to this topic of those times, among which the action movie "Blade" and the sensational "Twilight" stand out. And it all started with the fact that at the end of the XIX century, the writer Bram Stoker wrote the novel "Dracula" about the mysterious count, who is a vampire. INContinue Reading