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This Asteroid Might Just Make Everyone in the World A Billionaire, But Is It Worth It?

Meet 16 Psyche, an asteroid cruising between Mars and Jupiter said to contain massive amounts of precious metals. Discovered in 1852, NASA is preparing to send a spacecraft by 2022 to reach the asteroid by 2026. This brings the ongoing space race to channel the focus to a stellar gold rush as miners hope to …

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WATCH: Astronauts Capture Dazzling Video of Comet Neowise Dance Over Earth’s Surface

During their stay aboard the International Space Station, astronauts captured Comet Neowise in a timelapse shoot of 550 images. The images were captured on July 5, 2020, and were weaved together into a high-resolution video by graphic artist, Seán Doran. While Comet Neowise is making its way out of the solar system and won’t be …

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NASA’s Probe Is Set to Launch This Month to Explore Evidence of Ancient Life On Mars

Earth’s closest neighbor has been revered as humanity’s next shot at colonization and civilization. As scientists continue to explore the possibility of life on Mars, probes are set to launch this summer on a quest to discover signs of ancient life on the red planet. Costly and daring, this expedition is set with the intention …

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Scientists Find One of the Most Massive Black Holes With 34 Billion Times The Mass of Our Sun

In the 1960s, astronomers began theorizing that there might be black holes in the Universe that are so massive – supermassive black holes (SMBHs) – they could power the nuclei of active galaxies (aka. quasars). A decade later, astronomers discovered that an SMBH existed at the center of the Milky Way (Sagitarrius A*); and by the 1990s, it became …

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A.I. Robot Takes Lead Role in Upcoming Sci-Fi Film to Be Released in 2021

Plans to launch ‘b’, a sci-fi feature film starring an AI robot, are in the works to release in 2021. The main character’s name is Erica and she has been designed with the intention of applying method acting to robotics. Could this revolutionize the way we interact with artificial intelligence and continue to create projects …

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Self-Powered Alarm System Detects Forest Fires By Tree Movements That Can Save Global Devastation

Forest fires are a significant threat to the environment and are difficult to put out once they start. While the elemental properties of fire bring healing and a fresh start, the damages done often take many lives in the process. We can’t prevent nature from doing her thing. However, the sooner a forest fire is …

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Solstice Recap Boasts Phenomenal Images of Extraordinary Views Around the World

This weekend’s solar eclipse was a global event as parts of Africa, the Middle East, and Asia were under its path. However, due to current travel restrictions, many were not able to witness this celestial event in person. Sunday’s eclipse lasted just under six hours on the summer solstice—the longest day of the year. The …

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Research Suggests More Than 30 Potential Alien Civilizations in the Milky Way Galaxy. Is Evidence for Contact Closer Than We Think?

Throughout centuries, populations have always wondered the timeless question. Are we alone? Is there extraterrestrial life in the universe? Recent research poses a theory that our galaxy may host more than 30 alien civilizations. While stories of UFOs and alien encounters have been passed through generations, a scientific study may assist in providing solid evidence …

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This Weekend’s ‘Ring of Fire’ Dramatically Occurs Same Day As Summer Solstice to Set Stage for An Intense Season

We’re stepping into a rare ‘ring of fire’ (or total solar eclipse) this weekend on June 21, 2020. For centuries, this date has marked the turn of a season from winter blues to the heat of a summer sun. For those in China, Africa, the Middle East, and India, this potent eclipse will be short …

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Mysterious Green Glowing Light Spotted Soaring Across Sky In Australia

Video filmed by locals in Port Hedland, Western Australia showed the sky lit up with a mysterious green object that was soaring at great speeds. The strange glow was also spotted by people in parts of South Australia. Experts from a meteor research group say it was only a small asteroid but as you can …

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The human brain builds structures in 11 dimensions, discover scientists

The brain continues to surprise us with its magnificent complexity. Groundbreaking research that combines neuroscience with math tells us that our brain creates neural structures with up to 11 dimensions when it processes information. By “dimensions,” they mean abstract mathematical spaces, not other physical realms. Still, the researchers “found a world that we had never imagined,” said Henry Markram, director …

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