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In honor of the 50th anniversary of Earth Day, this year's Great Plant Picks focus on 'Plants for a Better Planet'

3 hours 51 min ago
Lorene Edwards Forkner. Special to The Seattle Times. “PLANT THE WORLD; grow yourself.” For years now, this has been my mantra. Probably like you, a love of plants is what first drew me to gardening. However, lately, I'm looking up from my crowded beds ...

How Oracle Cards Are Different From Tarot, Plus 7 of the Best Decks

3 hours 57 min ago
Oracle decks are a tool of self-reflection to add to your magical and spiritual practice, or just to use for fun. And while oracle cards can offer insight similar to tarot cards, there are some major differences. Most tarot decks are based on the Rider-Waite deck, the ...

Psychedelic Fiber Provides a New Twist at the Science of Knots

5 hours 26 min ago
One sunny day ultimate summer season, Mathias Kolle, a professor on the Massachusetts Institute of Era, took a few eminent colleagues out crusing. They mentioned their analysis. That they had some beverages. Then Kolle spotted one thing was once off: A ...

Jersey Skies: The moon encounters a trio of planets

6 hours 59 min ago
The moon will have a close encounter with three planets this week. The moon was at last quarter on Feb. 15 and will now be a waning crescent in the morning sky. Mars has become more prominent before dawn over the past few weeks and on Feb. 18, the ...

Climate change effects: Sea levels on US coasts rising faster than EVER - New York at RISK

7 hours 13 min ago
SEA levels around the coast of the US are not only accelerating each year but the rate at which they are doing so are constantly accelerating, putting coastal cities such as New York at risk. By Sean Martin. 11:43, Sun, Feb 16, 2020 | UPDATED: 11:48, Sun, ...

Skywatch: The birthday of a giant and a giant lunar coverup

7 hours 56 min ago
Feb. 15 would have been the great Galileo Galilei's 456th birthday. Without a doubt, he was one of the great cornerstones of modern-day astronomy. There were indeed others before him, including Nicolaus Copernicus, who came up with the theory that the ...

VLT sees surface of dim Betelgeuse

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The European Southern Observatory's Very Large Telescope is in northern Chile. Astronomers used it to capture the unprecedented dimming of Betelgeuse, a red supergiant star in the constellation of Orion. The new images show how the apparent shape of ...

DNA analysis reveals 60-year-old person can have genetic age of above 100 or around 20

9 hours 13 min ago
When someone asks you that "What is your age," the answer will always be the numbers of years passed since your birth which is actually the chronological age. But your biological age could be the same or different, said scientists earlier. Now the scientists ...

NICK STROBEL: Moon over Mars this week

10 hours 40 min ago
Early risers on Tuesday morning will be able to see the waning crescent moon occult (cover up) Mars. The occultation will begin for us at 3:36 a.m. when Mars will go behind the eastern edge (the lit part) of the moon. Because Mars is a disk instead of a ...

Human brain asymmetry pattern is not unique; Study says apes also show similarity

10 hours 55 min ago
Brain imprints on cranial bones from humans and apes refute the long-held idea that the human pattern of brain asymmetry is unique, says new research. By Bhaswati Guha Majumder. February 16, 2020 16:01 +08. Video. Related Videos. More videos.

Dinosaurs Had The Ability To Warm Themselves, A New Study Revealed

10 hours 58 min ago
When fossils from dinosaurs were first found, it was very fascinated for all scientists and paleontologists, and their remains changed the mentality that we had about the world and offered us another point of view about our planet. Let's not forget that dinosaurs ...

Looking for aliens who might be looking for us

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Breakthrough Listen is the largest ever scientific research program aimed at finding evidence of civilizations beyond Earth. The scope and power of the search are on an unprecedented scale. Recent data from a massive search for cosmic radio emission has ...

Iceberg, three times size of Paris, breaks off one of the fastest-shrinking glaciers of Antarctica

13 hours 8 min ago
New Delhi | Jagran Trending Desk: The global warming has led to an increase melting of glaciers due to which the seal level is continuously rising. A huge iceberg, thrice the size of Paris and twice of Washington DC, this week broke the Pine Island glacier in ...

Video Shows NASA Astronaut's Reunion With Her Dog After Record 328-Day Spaceflight

13 hours 55 min ago
Houston we have a problem reunion. Christina Koch, the NASA astronaut who recently returned from a record-setting, 328-day mission, was welcomed home by a special friend. The astronaut posted a video on Twitter of her reunion with her dog — and the ...

Find five planets in February sky

14 hours 30 min ago
February is a great month to stargaze, except you aren't going to be looking for stars but planets instead. Two planets are visible right after sunset, and three planets are visible before sunrise. If the clouds are limited, it is worth trying to find them all. First, about ...

Young boy with autism rescued from thick brush on hillside after wandering from Allegheny Co. home

14 hours 49 min ago
HARRISON TOWNSHIP, Pa. — A young boy with autism was rescued Saturday night by firefighters after wandering coatless and alone into the woods in Harrison Township. According to Channel 11 News' exchange partner TribLIVE, police said the child ...

Puberty makes cows moo-dy! Heifers suffer mood swings in adolescence just like teenagers

15 hours 18 min ago
Adolescent cows have mood swings just like teenage children, new research suggests. And just as in teenagers, surging hormones are likely to blame for the unpredictable responses of cows during the years when they hit puberty, the researchers said.

There is a Link Between Exercise and Improved Mood

16 hours 46 min ago
Money really cannot buy happiness is the conclusion drawn by researchers from Harvard and Yale who noted that exercise is far more beneficial for a person's mental well-being than a massive bank balance. To arrive at these findings, a study of 1.2-M ...

SpaceX delays launch of 60 Starlink satellites due to rocket valve checks

16 hours 54 min ago
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. — SpaceX has postponed the launch of its next batch of Starlink satellites due to an issue with a valve component on the rocket's second stage. The next attempt will be on Monday (Feb. 17), the company said. The California-based ...

Scientists Have Found a Way to Extract Information From a Single Grain of Moon Dust

17 hours 28 min ago
A nanoscopic speck of Moon dust, roughly as wide as a human hair, can now be analysed in high resolution atom by atom. Using an innovative approach called atom probe tomography (APT), researchers at the University of Chicago say they have found a ...