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Carbon Emissions Could Plummet. The Atmosphere Will Lag Behind

Google Science Feeds - 3 hours 27 min ago
AILSA CHANG, HOST: The Biden administration is expected to make a big promise next week to dramatically cut America's greenhouse gas emissions over the next 10 years. Scientists say it will take a long time for the atmosphere to show the benefits, but the ...

To Infinity and Beyond: How space colonization may be happening sooner than we could have imagined.

Google Science Feeds - 4 hours 14 min ago
The human race has only ever inhabited planet earth. For much of human history, astronomy, outer space, and the universe at large has been an object of wonder and marvel. We have always discovered much of what we know about our world by studying ...

What kind of human screams affect us most? You might be surprised by the answer

Google Science Feeds - 4 hours 16 min ago
You scream, I scream, we all scream — and not just for ice cream. Unlike primates, who use screams to communicate only anger and fear, humans scream in at least six emotional dimensions: anger, fear, pain, pleasure, sadness and delight — such as the ...

Climate change is making it harder to get a good cup of coffee

Google Science Feeds - 4 hours 18 min ago
Date: April 14, 2021; Source: Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research (PIK); Summary: Ethiopia may produce less specialty coffee and more rather bland tasting varieties in the future. This is the result of a new study by an international team of ...

NASA's InSight Lander is in Big Trouble; Here's Why!

Google Science Feeds - 4 hours 38 min ago
Since the weather on Mars is so erratic, another dust storm might be enough to destroy the rover. The InSight lander is currently in hibernation mode. NASA engineers are trying to save what is left of ...

Mindfulness can make you selfish

Google Science Feeds - 4 hours 39 min ago
Date: April 14, 2021; Source: University at Buffalo; Summary: A new article demonstrates the surprising downsides of mindfulness, while offering easy ways to minimize those consequences -- both of which have practical implications for mindfulness training.

US marine tests positive for coronavirus in the NT

Google Science Feeds - 5 hours 3 min ago
The marine recently arrived in the Northern Territory as part of the 2021 Marine Rotational Force-Darwin — a training exercise that will see about 2,200 personnel rotate through Darwin by June. The Department of Defence has ...

Instagram fixes ‘mistake’ promoting harmful diet content

Health News BBC - 5 hours 21 min ago
Some users said they were offered "appetite suppressants" and "fasting" by the search feature.

Psilocybin: Magic mushroom compound 'promising' for depression

Health News BBC - 5 hours 23 min ago
A study of 59 people compared the drug with a conventional antidepressant.

Covid: 82% of positive rapid tests 'were correct'

Health News BBC - 5 hours 38 min ago
There had been concerns that large numbers would have to self-isolate after a false positive result.

SpaceX Falcon Heavy NASA Launches Vulcan Rocket for NASA Moon Rover Launch

Google Science Feeds - 5 hours 43 min ago
SpaceX's Falcon Heavy Rocket 2023 The United Launch Alliance (ULA), a rival to send a NASA rover and commercial lander to the moon, has launched the next – generation Vulcan Center rocket. In August 2019, shortly after NASA began announcing ...

'It's very exciting': Scientists discover another layer in Earth's core

Google Science Feeds - 5 hours 49 min ago
It's time to rewrite science textbooks. In a study, scientists claim to have discovered another layer in the Earth's core. Advertisement. For many years, it has been widely believed that the Earth has four layers: the crust, the mantle, the outer core, and the inner ...

Known active cases of COVID-19 in Victoria rise with internationally acquired cases | April 15, 2021

Google Science Feeds - 6 hours 20 min ago
There were no new cases from interstate, either. Reported yesterday: no new local cases, 5 acquired overseas . - 3,565 vaccine doses were administered - ...

Lyrid Meteor Shower Peak: When To See Fireballs In Lake Forest

Google Science Feeds - 6 hours 21 min ago
LAKE FOREST, IL — One thing we've all learned in Lake Forest and Lake Bluff over the last year is the enjoyment of simple pleasures like nights spent under a canopy of stars. It's even better when fireballs blaze across the sky — the brighter-than-normal ...

'My mother's fertility doctor is my father'

Health News BBC - 6 hours 27 min ago
When a DNA test revealed a decades-old family secret, Maia’s life was turned upside down.

New Yorkers are seeing UFOs everywhere during the pandemic

Google Science Feeds - 6 hours 27 min ago
Sightings of unidentified objects in 2020 nearly doubled in New York from the previous year, to about 300, according to data compiled by the National UFO Reporting Centre, or Nuforc. They also rose by around 1,000 nationwide, to more than 7,200 sightings.

Later, gator: FWC wants you to watch out for crocodiles, too

Google Science Feeds - Wed, 04/14/2021 - 23:59
In a new public service announcement video, the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission points out that the once-endangered American crocodile is rebounding, with as many as 2,000 crocs now living in the wild – and all of them are in Florida.

Physicists Use Rapidly-Spinning Black Holes to Look for Dark Matter

Google Science Feeds - Wed, 04/14/2021 - 23:52
Ultralight bosons — hypothetical particles with masses less than a billionth the mass of an electron — could be responsible for the Universe's dark matter. In new research, an international team of physicists from the United States, the Netherlands, Belgium ...

How long does it take to take a full moon walk?

Google Science Feeds - Wed, 04/14/2021 - 23:34
Come Says Location Living SciencesDuring the lunar explorations, members of the Apollo missions jumped across the surface at an average speed of about 2.2 kilometers per hour, less than half the average walking speed here on Earth.

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