Major Sci News Blog

Books, journal articles, web pages, and news reports that can help to clarify the history and promise of the Electric Universe hypothesis.

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Re: Major Sci News Blog

Unread postby Lloyd » Sun Feb 12, 2017 9:36 pm

Electric vehicle market is poised for rapid growth

Scientists Have Turned Cooking Oil Into a Material 200 Times Stronger Than Steel

New way to print on paper using light

“Better Way” to Produce Renewable Hydrogen

New eco-battery that runs on seawater

Protecting bulk power systems from hackers

Russian scientists developing best ever invisibility cloak

Silicon will blow lithium batteries out of the water says Adelaide firm

Digital contact lens that is blink powered & records video

Closest Earthlike Planet May Get Robot Visitors; Here's How

Cause of noises made by meteors found

7500-year-old solar event recorded in tree rings

Red dwarf flares jeopardize habitability of planet Proxima b

Move over Jupiter: Saturn acts equally as Earth's bodyguard from planetoids

Curiosity rover sharpens paradox of ancient Mars (Update)

A bridge of stars connects two dwarf galaxies

Planets of red dwarf stars may face oxygen loss in habitable zones

Saturn’s rings could contain millions of ‘moonlets’, new Nasa images reveal

Asteroids Are Flying Past Earth More Often Than Usual

Scientists record breach in magnetic field

Hidden Flares on Far Side of the Sun Blasting Gamma Rays to Earth Near Speed of Light [Gamma rays are light; why wouldn't they go light speed?]

Curiosity rover sharpens paradox of ancient Mars [Saturn Theory may solve]

Sun’s rotation is slowed down by its own photons

What happened to the sun over 7,000 years ago? [Or did it happen to Earth?]

Matter-antimatter asymmetry confirmed in baryons

Baltic hunter-gatherers began farming without influence of migration, ancient DNA suggests

Hundreds of ancient earthworks resembling Stonehenge found in Amazon rainforest

Earth’s water may have originally been formed deep within its mantle, study shows

Why Noses Are Missing from Many Egyptian Statues

Cow carved in stone paints picture of Europe’s early human culture
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Re: Major Sci News Blog

Unread postby Lloyd » Sun Feb 19, 2017 7:38 pm


Scientists just found a new way to farm biofuel-producing algae, and it’s 10x faster than before

New engineered material can cool roofs, structures with zero energy consumption

We finally have a computer that can survive the surface of Venus

An Exhaust Pipe Device Turns Vehicle Exhaust Into Printing Ink

Scientists [actually their workers] Drill into Volcano to Harness its Energy

You Can Now Pre-Order a Flying Car and Have It Delivered by 2018

This Startup Uses A Particle Accelerator To Make Solar Panels Much, Much Cheaper

Technology puts 'touch' into long-distance relationships [This should be revolutionary]

Wireless power transmission safely charges devices anywhere within a room

Bulletproof origami shield to protect law enforcement [what about us?]

Amazonian Geoglyphs May Be Remnants of a Lost Civilization

Luxury Homes and Underfloor Heating Were a Part of Life in the Roman Province of Britannia

The Secret that Enabled Roman Roads to Withstand the Passage of Time


Beginnings of supernova seen for the first time

Huge 1.8 million km2 reservoir of melting carbon under Western United States

Major fault under Ventura CA could cause severe earthquake & tsunami damage

Earth's magnetic field strength recorded in ancient clay jars

Rare Trojan asteroid discovered along the orbit of Uranus

New Zealand may be part of a submerged continent

[EXTREMELY URGENT] The Solar Minimum, Earthquakes and Coming Mini Ice Age - and What to Expect

Gene drives: The scientific case for a complete & perpetual ban

Comet's trip past Earth offers first in a trio of opportunities

Researchers determine that planetary collision can form a moon large enough for Kepler to detect

Scientists observe first planet-induced stellar pulsations

Astronomers propose a cell phone search for galactic fast radio bursts

Missing stars in the solar neighbourhood reveal the sun's speed and distance to the centre of the Milky Way galaxy

NASA-funded website lets public search for new nearby worlds

Research team finds radial acceleration relation in all common types of galaxies

Mystery radiation ‘clouds’ may pose risk to air travellers

First nuclear explosion helps test theory of moon’s formation

Mars Was Recently Hit by a Meteorite ‘Shotgun’ Blast

White-Dwarf Pulsar First Ever Discovered –“Electromagnetic Field is One Billion Times More Powerful than Earth’s”
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Re: Major Sci News Blog

Unread postby Lloyd » Sun Feb 26, 2017 3:51 pm


Disney develops wireless electricity

Honda wants to charge electric vehicles dynamically for unlimited range on highways - "invisible train tracks for EVs to use and potentially drive continuously by wirelessly charging"

Humans Can Now “Print” Genetic Code and Engineer Life

Sound waves could take a tsunami down a few notches [I thought timed explosives could work too]

Creating computers that use 10,000 times less energy

Brussels to Transform Industrial Site Into Vertical Forest

New method uses heat flow to levitate variety of objects


Most scientists 'can't replicate studies by their peers'

Asteroid 2017 DG16 to fly by Earth at 0.34 LD - 5th known NEA to flyby Earth within 1 lunar distance since January 8, 2017

Rare nebula, ELAN discovered - No obvious source of power for the light it is emitting

Silicon dioxide crystals at Earth's core provide insights into energy source of magnetic field [It's probably much denser than SiO2]

An Enormous Exoplanet Is Having a Strange Influence on Its Star

New delta Scuti: Rare pulsating star 7,000 light years away is 1 of only 7 in Milky Way

Planet Nine breakthrough as astronomers find asteroids that may have been victims of a ‘smash and grab’ by mysterious body

New Evidence for the Strange Idea that the Universe Is a Hologram

Greece displays ‘7,000-year-old archaeological enigma’ carved granite

Skull Similarities Suggest Multiple Migrations into South America

400 million year old gigantic extinct monster worm discovered in Canadian museum

Thousands of horsemen may have swept into Bronze Age Europe, transforming the local population

Dating the Milky Way's disc

Surprising dunes on comet Chury

Lowest-frequency accreting millisecond X-ray pulsar found

New Mars research shows evidence of a complex mantle beneath the Elysium volcanic province
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Re: Major Sci News Blog

Unread postby Lloyd » Sun Mar 05, 2017 7:52 pm


Predicting avalanches with self-driving car technology

Scientists solve puzzle of turning graphite into diamond

Brain imaging headband measures how our minds align when we communicate

Augmented reality lets cars communicate to reduce road rage

‘Good vibration’ hand pumps boost Africa’s water security

Foliage-penetrating ladar technology may improve border surveillance

Get ready for robots with human flesh


Musk's SpaceX Will Send Two Private Citizens On A Trip Around The Moon In 2018

"Peer Reviewed:" Science Losing Credibility As Large Amounts Of Research Shown To Be False

Strange life forms found in giant, underground crystals

Fossil trove discovery hints at quick recovery following end-Permian mass extinctions, challenging conventional thinking

Asteroid 2017 EA flew past Earth at 0.05 LD - 7th, and closest, known NEA to flyby Earth within 1 lunar distance since January 9, 2017

New research on solar storms reveal surprising removal of electrons from large portions of Earth's atmosphere

New Comet: C/2017 E1 (Borisov)

Stars align in test supporting “spooky action at a distance”

Friction in the vacuum?

Astronomers propose a cell phone search for galactic fast radio bursts

Mars More Earth-like than moon-like

Crystals at the Earth’s Core Power its Magnetic Field

The greatest danger asteroids pose to us is not from the impact

Spontaneous ‘dust traps’: missing link in planet formation

Did You Known That Baboons Were Trained in Ancient Egypt to Catch Criminals?

Puzzling Stone Age Labyrinth Discovered in Denmark

Mysterious Druid Tunnel Network Mapped in Scotland

Evidence of Ancient Megalithic Culture in Massachusetts

Scientists find answer to Ice Age’s Laurentide paradox
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Re: Major Sci News Blog

Unread postby Lloyd » Sun Mar 12, 2017 3:03 pm


Existence of a new quasiparticle demonstrated [with sleight of hand?]

Super-fast form of computer that ‘grows as it computes’

Your Next Teacher Could Be a Robot [Can't be much worse than human teachers]

AI tools to help prevent suicide

Researchers store computer operating system and short movie on DNA

Storing data on a single atom becoming possible

This house was 3D-printed in just 24 hours

Reprintable Paper Becomes a Reality

A Student Spent $700 to Make His Car Drive Itself

Researchers create a supersolid that is both crystalline and superfluid

First images of Hyperloop One 'train of the future'

SpaceX to fly two tourists around Moon in 2018


P-T mass extinction was due to an ice age [Nope, global flood]

Indicators show potatoes can grow on Mars

Unusual back to back storms engulfing Mars

Saturn's moon Pan looks like lumpy flying saucer in closest-ever photos

Warped Cygnid meteor showers hit Earth at all angles

Some Active Process is Cracking Open These Faults on Mars. But What is it?

NASA Considers Magnetic Shield to Help Mars Grow Its Atmosphere

How a mineral found in Martian meteorites may provide clues to ancient abundance of water

Rare triplet of high-energy neutrinos detected from an unknown source

Synthetic biology to help colonize Mars

Young stars in old star clusters

Why the discovery of a bevy of quasars will boost efforts to understand galaxies' origins

DNA clues to why woolly mammoth died out

Intriguing Burials, Artifacts Unearthed at Ancient Egyptian/Nubian Site

4,000-year-old structure with mysterious engravings discovered in Galilee

Mysterious Ancient Staircase to Nowhere Found in Cambodia

Ancient palace reportedly discovered under shrine destroyed by ISIS

Ancient ‘Atlantis’ alloy recovered from 2,600yo shipwreck
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Re: Major Sci News Blog

Unread postby Lloyd » Sun Mar 19, 2017 1:01 pm



Meet RAMBO, the Army's new 3D-printed grenade launcher

Robot ‘Telepathy’ Could Make Self-Driving Cars Safer

Scientists May Be a Step Closer to Creating Solar-Fueled Vehicles

Chemists create molecular ‘leaf’ that collects and stores solar power without solar panels

Space energy technology restored to make power stations more efficient

Scientists Want to Build a Super-Fast, Self-Replicating Computer That “Grows as It Computes”

Liquid fuel for future computers

Wi-fi on rays of light—100 times faster, and never overloaded


Long Before Trees Overtook the Land, Earth Was Covered by Giant Mushrooms

NASA is Going to Create The Coldest Spot in the Known Universe

New Comet: C/2017 E4 (LOVEJOY)

Russia kicks off high-tech and science week sharing knowledge of experts with students across the country

Transposable genetic elements could put evolutionary theory into question

Auroras affect sat-nav systems due to unknown mechanism

NASA's Cassini detects heat of ocean on Saturn moon Enceladus

Starquakes reveal star birth surprises: 70% of the red giant stars in clusters strongly aligned

Planetary scientists are discovering volcanoes everywhere they look [That's because planets contain electrical double layers, which cause volcanoes, earthquakes etc]

Another giant asteroid is about to brush by Earth [a couple days ago]

NASA scientists reveal how 'spiders' grow on Mars

NASA unveils incredible high-def image of layered Martian crater

Thunderbolts Space News: Another "Impossible" Neutron Star

Excavation of 14,000[?]-yo mammoth reveals new information on ancient humans

We might be able to make Mars habitable

Water-rich history on Mars: New evidence

Within 3 Years, We Could Have Private Space Stations Orbiting the Moon

Discovery of tiny moon completes the set for worlds past Neptune

Prehistoric humans mined metal 12,000[?] years ago

DNA scientists claim that Cherokees are from the Middle East

The Silk Road Could Be Thousands of Years More Ancient Than We Realised

How a toxic debate over the first Americans hobbled science for decades

Evidence of people on Bragg land NC goes back over 14,000[?] years

Aboriginal DNA study reveals 50,000[?]-year story of sacred ties to land

Astronomers discover 16 new high-redshift quasars

Meridional wind on Venus was detected for the first time in both hemispheres

Protostar blazes bright, reshaping its stellar nursery

Relativistic electrons uncovered with NASA's Van Allen Probes

Astronomers observe a dying red giant star's final act

Hubble discovery of runaway star yields clues to breakup of multiple-star system
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Re: Major Sci News Blog

Unread postby Lloyd » Sun Mar 26, 2017 5:56 pm



Turning food waste into tires

New Tool to Stop ISIS From Trafficking Artifacts: A Liquid Tracking Device

Researchers create self-sustaining bacteria-fueled power cell

Pacific Hyperloop wants to take you from Seattle to Portland in 15 minutes

Counter-drone systems emerge in new aerial frontier

Engineers develop inexpensive bio-friendly material that generates electricity through thermoelectric process involving heat and cold air

US Navy test fires futuristic railgun

Water filter from wood offers portable, eco-friendly purification in emergencies

German scientists test 'artificial sun'


The Sun has been blank for two weeks straight

Lunar impact event sighted

So-called Black holes and super-cooled helium atoms follow same physics law

Sting operation reveals science's insane fake news problem

Supersonic plasma jets discovered in Earth's atmosphere

A monster black hole [or not] has been kicked from its galactic core in a bizarre cosmic collision

Purest, most massive brown dwarf discovered by astronomers

Scientists create a self-propelling liquid

New Mars photo shows countless worm-like dunes on red planet

Weird Asteroid Split in Half and Grew Glowing Dust Tails

Briny Ice Oozes in Dwarf Planet Ceres’ Ice Volcanoes

Machine Walking With Venus’ Wind

Enceladus’ south pole is warm under the frost

Mars, The Ringed Planet?

Common Tools or Ancient Advanced Technology? How Did the Egyptians Bore Through Granite?

Two New Scientific Papers Suggest a Catastrophic Extraterrestrial Impact Event Occurred 12,000 Years Ago
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Re: Major Sci News Blog

Unread postby Lloyd » Sun Apr 02, 2017 8:37 pm


Photonics breakthough paving the way for improved wireless communication systems

Special glasses give people superhuman colour vision

Bricklaying robot that builds walls six times faster than a human

Elon Musk launches Neuralink, a venture to merge the human brain with AI

Drip-free wine bottle

Artificial photosynthesis

First zero-emissions hydrogen train

Flying taxis coming to Singapore

Dramatic improvement in 3-D printing for home use

Turning mammalian cells into complex biocomputers

Renewable energy has robust future in much of Africa

Japan scientist eyes energy burst from 'typhoon turbine'


Physicists prove that it’s impossible to cool an object to absolute zero

UK's top universities producing hundreds of fake research studies

Causes of space weather: Planetary waves, first found on Earth, discovered on sun

Asteroid discovered March 25th came closer to the Earth than the moon

Mysterious X-ray flash baffles astronomers

Flecks of Extraterrestrial dust

Urine Could Help Astronauts Grow Food in Space

Thousands of people could live in space colonies orbiting the Earth in 20 years

Gravitational wave kicks monster black hole out of galactic core [*#%@$]

Giant magnetic fields in the universe

Asteroid Impacts Spawned Colossal 500-Foot-High Tsunamis in Mars’ Ancient Oceans

Less radiation in inner Van Allen belt than previously believed

Martian Shield Volcano Arsia Mons Was Last Active 50 Million Years Ago hohum

There’s Mysteriously Large Amounts of Methane on Mars

A Nearby Star Could Be Among The Largest Ever

Distant galaxies lack dark matter [so does the universe]

More Unusual Light Curves from Kepler

The electric sands of Titan act like clingy packing peanuts

NuSTAR probes puzzling galaxy merger

Subaru telescope detects shadow of gas cloud in ancient proto-supercluster

Wrong-way asteroid plays 'chicken' with Jupiter

Satellite galaxies at edge of Milky Way coexist with dark matter

Expanding super bubble of gas detected around massive black holes in the early universe

Speeding star gives new clues to breakup of multi-star system

Search for stellar survivor of a supernova explosion

New MAVEN findings reveal how Mars' atmosphere was lost to space

Egyptian ritual images from the Neolithic period

UofSC discovery of widespread platinum may help solve Clovis people mystery

Art Relics Shed Light on Mysterious Ancient India Civilization

Earth’s lost history of planet-altering eruptions revealed

Explaining a ‘once-in-a-billion-year event’: A perfect storm of fire and ice may have led to snowball Earth

After Dino-Killing Asteroid Impact, Life Re-Emerged Quickly

Get Lost in Mega-Tunnels Dug by South American Megafauna
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Re: Major Sci News Blog

Unread postby Lloyd » Mon Apr 10, 2017 9:10 am


Scientists Have Invented a Graphene-Based Sieve That Turns Seawater Into Drinking Water

The Star Wars Superlaser possible

Device produces hydrogen peroxide for water purification

Ridding the oceans of plastics by turning the waste into valuable fuel

‘Pooper-scooper’ drone

AI Learns to Read Sentiment Without Being Trained to Do So

DNA double helix structures crystals for nanomaterials

Fern-inspired electrode could boost solar power by 3000 percent

Interactive tombstones with video, photo content now available

New efficiency record for low-cost solar cell

Innovative sensor can screen toxic drugs and more


Antarctic glacier 'melted JUST as fast LONG before human carbon emissions'

Deranged Dating: Cometary Carbon-14

'Disturbances' in Saturn's rings snapped by Cassini

Interactive graphic reveals the path of every major meteor shower

3 solar flares in 24hrs

Amazon CEO selling $1B stock to fund space flights for wealthy travelers

Ancient literature can help predict future solar storms

Epic star birth captured in stunning images

Japanese scientists plan on using giant undersea drill to reach Earth's mantle

Solar Probe Plus Will ‘Touch’ The Sun

Four Candidates For Planet 9 Located

Rogue asteroid orbits the wrong way around the sun

Physicists show ion pairs perform enhanced ‘spooky action’

This Strange Light Particle Behaviour Challenges Our Understanding of Quantum Theory

Ancient Egyptian tomb found containing 3,800-year-old mummy

Extremely Rare Alabaster Statue of Queen Tiye Found in Egyptian Funerary Temple

Egypt finds remains of 3,700-year-old pyramid

Amazing Crystal Weapons Discovered Within 5,000-Year-Old Megalithic Tomb in Spain

Steppe migrant thugs pacified by Stone Age farming women

The first people who populated the Americas

In Ice Age Indonesia, People Were Making Jewelry and Art

Prehistoric cannibalism not just driven by hunger

Researchers Reveal the Pretty Face of a Woman Who Lived 13600 Years Ago

New DNA research shows true migration route of early farming in Europe 8,000 years ago

Oldest tooth filling was made by an Ice Age dentist in Italy
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Re: Major Sci News Blog

Unread postby Lloyd » Sun Apr 16, 2017 9:58 pm


New method for 3-D printing extraterrestrial materials

Artificial biofilm increases energy production in microbial fuel cells

Researchers capture excess photon energy to produce solar fuels

Pot Breathalyzer Hits the Street

How I Made My Own iPhone -in China

SpaceX to launch VR camera into space, bringing the astronaut experience to all

Tesla and Panasonic Introduce Sleeker Solar Panels

Could Moon Miners Use Railguns to Launch Ore into Space?

Üo -innovative 360° scooter that rides on a ball

DIY Lego Robot Brings Lab Automation to Students



Ancient Village Discovered on Canada's West Coast Predates the Pyramids

A Swelling Volume Of Scientific Papers Now Forecasting Global Cooling In The Coming Decades

MAVEN has spotted iron, magnesium and sodium ions high up in Mars' atmosphere

Physicists Discover an Unexpected Force Acting on Nanoparticles in a Vacuum

Five reasons blog posts are of higher scientific quality than journal articles

'Great Cold Spot' discovered in Jupiter's atmosphere

NASA's Hubble sees intense auroras on Uranus

Stars: Electrically connected and externally powered (video)

Saturn's moon Enceladus may support alien life

For first time ever, astronomers image black something using observatories on three continents to form telescope array

UAE launches space program to boost colonization of Mars by 2021

Asteroid as big as the Rock of Gibraltar to streak past earth on April 19

Possible joint Russia-US mission to Venus takes shape

Satellite galaxies at edge of Milky Way coexist with dark electrical matter

Scientists Are Getting Closer to Understanding Where All the Antimatter Has Gone

Eruptions on the sun trigger surprising phenomenon near Earth

The Surface of Saturn’s Titan is Electrically Charged

New Evidence Shows We Might Have Gotten Cosmic Evolution Entirely Wrong

Is Matter Conscious? Why the central problem in neuroscience is mirrored in physics
[Nothing can exist outside of consciousness]

Astronomers identify purest, most massive brown dwarf

Astronomers take a closer look at a young circumbinary disk

Scientists measure brightness of the universe with NASA's New Horizons spacecraft

Project brings Milky Way's ionized hydrogen into focus

Researchers capture first 'image' of a dark matter web that connects galaxies

Scientists Still Don’t Know Where Did Chief Joseph Get His Mesopotamian Tablet?

Mimicking an impact on Earth’s early atmosphere yields all 4 RNA bases

3,700-year-old pyramid discovered near Cairo was probably already excavated 60 years ago

Bushmen Painted Earliest Rock Art in Southern Africa 5,000 Years Ago
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Re: Major Sci News Blog

Unread postby Lloyd » Tue Apr 18, 2017 10:06 pm

TECH UPDATE (Continued from Sunday)

Drones Built Like Squishy Bugs Won't Break When They Crash

This Ball-Balancing Segway Clone Uses Physics to Safely Scoot You Around

Best New Gadgets

World's Blackest Material Now Comes in a Spray Can

Hoverboarder Over Atlantic Ocean

210 Mph! Electric Plane Beats Speed Record

Real Flying Car Will Be Available for Preorder This Year
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Re: Major Sci News Blog

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Scientists have invented a dryer that can dry clothes in half the time without heat

New infrared-emitting device could allow energy harvesting from waste heat

Proposal for Trump’s border ‘wall’ that’s actually a $15 billion hyperloop

Researchers link robots into surveillance teams

Computers Create Recipe for Two New Magnetic Materials

New Window Screens Filter Pollution from Air

Scientific advance for cool clothing

By listening to optical ‘noise,’ researchers discover new way to track hidden objects

Handheld translator

Mobile sensing system could give couples the power to anticipate each other's emotional states, adapt behavior

Dark secret of AI technology is No one knows how it works

'Flying car' nails vertical take-off


Universe's highest electric current found in cosmic jet 2bn light yrs away (Old News)

Physicists Say They’ve Created a Fluid With ‘Negative Mass’; it moves opposite the way it's pushed

"Heavily eroded" Mars mesa landform surrounded by wild-looking sand dunes and a sea of puzzling secondary craters

Mega-fracking using massive volumes of water triggered earthquake swarms in British Columbia

Rare type Ia supernova

Dramatic landslides on Ceres

Earth [shadow-side] from a billion miles away

New atmospheric phenomenon discovered by SWARM satellites

Sun’s[?] UV Light Helped Spark Life

First ‘image’ of a dark matter web that connects galaxies

When the Sun Turns Off the Lights

Saturn’s Bizarre ‘UFO Moons’

Mysterious ‘Sterile’ Neutrinos May Not Exist

There’s still a lot we don’t know about the proton

Forget About Terraforming Mars. Here’s Why

‘Gibraltar-sized’ space rock passes Earth

Supermassive black hole thingies found in two tiny galaxies

First clear image made of accretion disk surrounding young star

New look at 2004's martian hole-in-one site

Bushmen Painted Earliest Rock Art in Southern Africa 5,000 Years Ago

The terrifying tsunami that devastated Britain 8,000 years ago

For two billion years Earth was very different: oxygen was scarce, microbial life ruled, and the sun was much dimmer [as Saturn?]

Megafaunal extinctions driven by too much moisture

Archaeologists Discover 38,000-Year-Old Animal Art

Mummies discovered in ancient tomb near Egypt’s Luxor

World’s largest collection of rock art at risk

Ancient stone carvings confirm how comet struck Earth in 10,950BC, sparking the rise of civilisations
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Re: Major Sci News Blog

Unread postby Lloyd » Sun Apr 30, 2017 7:47 pm


Rechargeable batteries made from recycled glass bottles store four times more energy than traditional ones

Researchers Produce High-Quality Ink from Air Pollution

Cheaper, longer-lasting roads made with recycled plastic

Researchers invent process to make sustainable rubber, plastics

Solar cell design with over 50% energy-conversion efficiency

British inventor takes flight in 'Iron Man' suit

Robotic dog

'Cassini' captures 'closest look ever' at Saturn

US Marines test 'HyperSub,' machine-gun toting robots and more

Waymo trials free self-driving taxi service in Phoenix

3D-printed titanium parts could save Boeing up to $3 million per plane


New study claims Göbleki Tepe may have been used to record meteor impacts, including Younger Dryas Event in 10890 BC

32,000[more like 4,000]-Year-Old Plant Brought Back to Life—Oldest Yet

US Temperature Data Tampering – Worse Than It Seems

Radiocarbon dating gets a postmodern makeover

Revolutionary method reveals impact of short circuits on battery safety

How Little Ice Age displaced the tropical rain belt

New interactive WA map shows the world hidden beneath the surface

A caterpillar that eats plastic

DNA left in cave soils can reveal ancient human occupants

Unprecedented rise in noctilucent clouds, caused by meteor dust

Ancient stone pillars offer clues of comet strike that changed human history

Cassini, Voyager missions suggest new picture of Sun's interaction with galaxy

Astronomers detect dozens of new quasars and galaxies

'Rejuvenating' pulsar in a neighboring galaxy

'Ageless' silicon throughout Milky Way may indicate a well-mixed galaxy

Sun's eruptions might all have same trigger

First measurements of small-scale ripples in primeval hydrogen gas using rare double quasars

Iranian Sandstorm Uncovers Ancient Lost City maybe from 4,000BC

Ötzi the Iceman froze to death
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Re: Major Sci News Blog

Unread postby Lloyd » Sun May 07, 2017 5:23 pm


New chip under development at UTSA extends battery life of electronics

Smart machines to recover lost memories

Closer to a “Hydrogen Economy”

A robot that picks apples

Researchers find more efficient way to make oil from dead trees

'Smart' denim promises touchscreen tech clothes

First test flight of stratospheric solar plane

Shape-changing fog screen invented

First-ever 'moon' bricks for 3D printed lunar colony

Microsoft to progress beyond mobile to mixed reality future where smartphones are dead

Newest secret US spacecraft returns to Earth


Data Analyses Show Rapid Global Surface Cooling, Growing Arctic Ice Thickness

Torching the Modern-Day Library of Alexandria

China to launch own encyclopaedia to rival Wikipedia

Could there be remnants of ancient civilizations in our solar system?

Scientists find vast wave of hot gas rolling through the Perseus galaxy cluster

Cassini captures eerie noise between Saturn's rings

'Cassini' captures Saturn 'movie' in first Grand Finale dive

Scientists measure the mysterious force that makes crystals align

New study suggests meteor showers sparked volcanic eruptions

Stunning Mars 360 video captures mountains, craters and 'beaches' on Red Planet

Huge impact crater discovered near the Falklands Islands

Alarming decrease in oceans' dissolved oxygen level

Massive void in space where no cosmic microwave background radiation is found

‘Dragonfly’ Drone Could Explore Saturn Moon Titan

Microbe Colonies That Grow in Space

Shocked gas in galaxy collisions

Astrophysicists discover a star polluted by calcium

VISTA peeks through the Small Magellanic Cloud's dusty veil

Can the 35,600-[sic]-year-old Art of Altamira Cave be both Witnessed and Preserved?

Mastodon Bone Findings Could Upend Our Understanding of Human History

The Origins of an Ancient Fairy Tale

Egypt: 4,000-year-old funerary garden at tomb entrance
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Re: Major Sci News Blog

Unread postby Lloyd » Sun May 14, 2017 6:49 pm


Vector successfully launches its micro-satellite with a 3D-printed part

Made In Space reveals the Archinaut, a robot-operated factory in the sky

China’s Surprising Solutions to Clear Killer Air

New technology generates power from polluted air

Every Single Car Sold In India Will Be Electric By 2030

Holographic analysis of Wi-Fi data generates 3-D images of the vicinity

Technology that claims to spot criminals Before they act

Scientists discover massive landforms under Antarctic ice sheet

Proximity of supernovas may cause mass extinctions

Russian system able to pinpoint the location of enemy artillery less than five seconds after firing

Physical keyboards make virtual reality typing easier

Researchers create touchpads with a can of spray paint

Installing solar to combat national security risks in the power grid

Dutch open 'world's largest offshore' wind farm

Experiments show that a few self-driving cars can dramatically improve traffic flow


CERN points giant magnet at the Sun to look for dark matter particles

Museums are turning to virtual reality, apps, and interactive experiences

NASA footage captures sun shooting giant strands of plasma (VIDEO)

What lightning does to rock quantified

Death by asteroid may come in unexpected ways - from gusting winds and shock waves

Mathematics does not rule out 2 dimensions of time

GOES-16 weather satellite captures lightning activity across U.S.

Stephen Hawking among 33 scientists on offensive against critics of popular universe origin inflation theory

Ancient Mars impacts created tornado-like winds that scoured surface

Physicists have ability to control charged molecules with quantum logic

'Feathery' gas clouds swirl over Saturn's moon Titan

Scientists say dinosaurs would've survived if the asteroid struck just seconds later
(Actually, large dinosaurs would have died anyway, because Earth lost atmosphere from the impacts that made large animals partly buoyant. See e.g. Ted Holden's data.)

New research finds mega-quakes can cause Earth's crust to rip open and snap shut

Melting moons could support liveable atmospheres for aeons

Sun’s eruptions might all have same trigger

Oxygen on comet 67P might not be ancient after all

Does Jupiter Have a Solid Core?

Galactic winds slow new star formation

When a brown dwarf is actually a planetary mass object

'Planetary stethoscope' could determine what lies in Europa's global ocean

Waves of lava seen in Io's largest volcanic crater

Scientists investigate debris disk in a nearby planetary system

Latest fast radio burst adds to mystery of their source

Mapping the magnetic bridge between our nearest galactic neighbours

Earth was barren, flat and almost entirely under water 4.4 billion years ago

How the Bantu people surged across two-thirds of Africa

The Lost Iberian Civilization of Los Millares: Was Copper the Secret of its Success?

Ancient Babylonian Tablet Provides Compelling Evidence that the Tower of Babel did Exist

Tomb Drawing Shows Mongoose on a Leash, Puzzling Archaeologists

17,000-Year-Old Sacred Site – Believed to be Gateway to the Underworld – Is Vandalized

Dragon and griffin megaliths ‘dating back 12,000 years to end of Ice Age, or earlier’

Egypt ‘uncovers burial chamber of pharaoh’s daughter’
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