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The strongest animal on earth can lift amazing weights.

Weightlifters raise impressive weights, but innature, there are other animals that can plug weightlifters in his belt. Paul Anderson may have been one of the strongest men on earth. He could carry eight people on a hump or drive a nail through two planks with one blow. In 1957, Anderson, as they say, raised 2.8 tons at the back. It is temporaryContinue Reading


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Why edible insects healthier than a glass of orange juice?

Insects are extremely nasty looking creatures. However, the repulsive appearance does not prevent millions of people around the world from eating them. Dishes from ants, bugs and larvae are popular in Thailand, Mexico and Japan, and all because they are excellent sources of protein and vitamins. Perhaps, after the study of Italian scientists, the number of people willing to try the fried insectsContinue Reading


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Tracked farms: food of the future?

Two scientists and an entrepreneur are trying to come up withhow to feed the caterpillars of starving people in West Africa. For most people, the idea of ​​chewing on a caterpillar or crunching a tarantula will be rather unpleasant, to say the least. But according to the UN, about two billion people throughout the world regularly eat animals. Can insects be a serious source of food? For solutionsContinue Reading


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Scientists discovered a new dinosaur. He was like a duck

Today, paleontologists whoengaged in the study of the fossil remains of ancient animals and plants, discovered more than 1000 species of various dinosaurs. The number of species new to science is constantly growing, and recently another previously unknown species was discovered by scientists. Judging by the remains found, the ancient giant was very different from other dinosaurs - the structure of his head was such that remotelyContinue Reading


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10 largest objects in the universe

Thanks to the rapid development of technology, astronomersmake more and more interesting and incredible discoveries in the universe. For example, the title of “the largest object in the Universe” moves from one find to another almost every year. Some open objects are so huge that they confuse even the best scientists of our planet with the fact of their existence. Let's talk about the ten largest ones. SuperwayContinue Reading


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Solar energy, extracted directly from space. Is it even possible?

More than seventy years ago, in 1941, IsaacAzimov wrote a story in which the energy of the sun was transmitted through microwave rays to neighboring planets with the help of a space station. Years passed, and today scientists are trying to translate this science fiction into reality on Earth. Concepts of using solar energy derived from space or directly in space are developed from the middle of the 20Continue Reading


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Symptoms before sudden cardiac arrest

Experts have analyzed the data of the Finnishgenetic studies of arrhythmic events and concluded that death due to sudden cardiac arrest is often associated with so-called silent heart attacks. They occur at an early age and often go unnoticed by the patients themselves. The scientists presented their conclusions in the journal JAMA Cardiology. Scientists analyzed the medical data of 5869 people in northern Finland who diedContinue Reading


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What is the loudest animal in the ocean

Sound is one of the most important wayscommunications. Virtually all living organisms make sounds in order to communicate with each other, warn of danger, attract the attention of the opposite sex, and even for orientation in space. And these sounds are different, but one of the most important characteristics of a sound is its volume. Which animal is the loudest on land?Continue Reading


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An unusual Viking ship with dead bodies and jewels was found in Sweden

Hundreds of years ago, in what is now Norway,Thousands of Scandinavian navigators lived today, known today as Vikings. Their views on the world and traditions were very different from the culture of other nations - for example, they were not afraid of death and believed that after the death of their souls they would fall into the so-called valhalla and would have fun with the gods. Rulers, and othersContinue Reading