Monthly Archives: August 2017

The Deep Seas Are Alive With Light Bioluminescence is not rare, scientists have learned. It is so common in the oceans that it ranks as one of the planet’s dominant traits.

The Deep Seas Are Alive With Light Bioluminescence is not rare, scientists have learned. It is so commonin the oceans that it ranks as one of the planet’s dominant traits. By WILLIAM J. BROADAUG. 21, 2017 In 1932, William Beebe … Continue reading

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Lemon, Lime—and Lithium? Turns Out, 7-Up Used to Contain the Potent Drug

Lemon, Lime—and Lithium? Turns Out, 7-Up Used to Contain the Potent Drug Like Coke, the popular soda has a psychotropic past. SEP 16, 2014· 2 MIN READ No doubt you’ve long known what originally put the “Coca” in Coca-Cola. But … Continue reading

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First Look At The First Flower, Ancestral To All Others

Posted, but mnot written by, Lou Sheehan First Look At The First Flower, Ancestral To All Others By Gemma Tarlach | August 1, 2017 10:00 am 141 About 90 percent of all terrestrial plants today are angiosperms, or flowering plants. … Continue reading

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Cradles in Rajasthan for India’s unwanted babies

FEATURESINDIA26 DECEMBER 2016 Cradles in Rajasthan for India’s unwanted babies In a desperate measure, Rajasthan government places cradles around the state where parents can leave unwanted babies. Several hundred baby girls are abandoned each year in the Indian state of … Continue reading

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The Race to Reveal Antimatter’s Secrets In the shadow of the Large Hadron Collider, six teams are competing to answer one of the Universe’s deepest existential questions

The Race to Reveal Antimatter’s Secrets In the shadow of the Large Hadron Collider, six teams are competing to answer one of the Universe’s deepest existential questions By Elizabeth Gibney, Nature on August 3, 2017 Share on Facebook Share on … Continue reading

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