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What cities will be under water already in 2050?

According to recent research,rising sea levels by 2050 will affect more people than previously thought and would jeopardize the destruction of several of the largest coastal cities in the world. The authors of a paper published in the journal Nature Communications developed a more accurate way to calculate sea level rise and found that the previous numbers were too optimistic. The results showed thatContinue Reading


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What will happen to the body if bequeathed to science?

Can one bequeath his body to science? Despite the fact that in Russia this process is not regulated in any way, in some countries of the world such an act will not surprise anyone. If you are going to become a body donor, then keep in mind that it is impossible to allow several accredited institutions to use it at once, even though they are likely to find use for it. ANDContinue Reading


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The human body is completely renewed every seven years.

Know yourself; love yourself; be honest with yourself. For many years, these old truths have been sung by artists, musicians and philosophers, from Jean-Paul Sartre to Bob Dylan. But how to know yourself if you are constantly changing? The human body is in constant motion: it loses and grows skin, renews the lungs, grows new hair. According to scientists, the body replaces itself with a completely newContinue Reading


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Is it possible to completely change your character?

Absolutely every person on the planet hasa unique set of personality characteristics, which are often determined by the level of extraversion, neuroticism, openness and friendliness. At the same time, it is believed that people cannot change their identity due to the fact that the main features were inherited from our parents and more distant ancestors. A review of recent research in science talks aboutContinue Reading


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Why did scientists send marijuana to the ISS?

Well-known company in the West N AgriculturalTechnology recently announced that it intends to ship marijuana to the International Space Station as part of a scientific experiment. Due to the fact that some cannabis cultures, a variety of cannabis, have extremely low levels of psychoactive tetrahydrocannibinol, the plant in the very near future risks becoming one of the most commonly used material in production. So forContinue Reading


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Finding an “impossible” black hole was a mistake

November 27, a group of scientists from the NationalAstronomical Observatory of China (NAOK) announced the discovery of the binary system LB-1 in the Milky Way galaxy. Such a massive black hole turned out to be a satellite of a star in a binary system, that according to Einstein's general theory of relativity and our knowledge of star formation, it should not exist, because its mass exceeds the mass of our Sun by 70 times. But,Continue Reading


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Can schizophrenia be due to a lack of vitamins?

Causes of schizophrenia - one of theUntil recently, common diseases associated with a mental disorder were unknown and poorly studied, but thanks to the development of neurobiology, scientists every day find new mechanisms for the development of such a serious mental disorder. Recent studies have prompted the medical community to create a new hypothesis that identifies the link between vitamin deficiency and the development of schizophrenia.Continue Reading


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Created a new theory of the origin of life on Earth

Life on planet Earth appeared just over 3.5billion years ago. Despite the fact that the process of its occurrence stretched for many thousands and millions of years, the appearance of the first living organisms was a real miracle for the Universe. Trying to comprehend the events preceding such a large-scale phenomenon, a person throughout his entire history of existence has already expressed a huge number of different assumptions regardingContinue Reading