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Marine Biologists Discover Two New Species of Porcelain Crabs  SCI-NEWS.COM · 7 hours
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Researchers Control Quantum State of Single Electron Using High-Frequency Sound Waves  SCI-NEWS.COM · 1 day
An international team of scientists sent high-frequency sound waves across a modified semiconductor device... more
Eocene-Epoch Stingray Had Unique Body Plan  SCI-NEWS.COM · 1 day
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Study Sheds New Light on Evolution of Yellow Hypergiants  SCI-NEWS.COM · 2 days
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A research team led by University of Hawai’i at Manoa marine biologists has captured whale’s-point-of-view and aerial drone video of... more
Hubble Captures Detailed Image of NGC 4380  SCI-NEWS.COM · 2 days
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Diatomic Carbon Detected in Interstellar Comet 2I/Borisov  SCI-NEWS.COM · 3 days
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Lunar Water Ice May Have Multiple Sources, Researchers Say  SCI-NEWS.COM · 5 days
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Honeybees are Even Better Mathematicians than We Thought  SCI-NEWS.COM · 5 days
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Study: Human Milk Contains Powerful Antimicrobial Compound  SCI-NEWS.COM · 6 days
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Humans Have Ability to Regrow Damaged Cartilage, Study Reveals  SCI-NEWS.COM · 6 days
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ESA’s Mars Express Orbiter Spots Ancient River System  SCI-NEWS.COM · 6 days
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Physicists Propose New Way to Detect Dark Matter Particles  SCI-NEWS.COM · 6 days
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Visayan Warty Pigs Join Tool-Users Club  SCI-NEWS.COM · 1 week
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ESO Releases Beautiful New Image of Comet C/2016 R2  SCI-NEWS.COM · 1 week
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Researchers Measure Pressure in Solar System’s Heliosheath  SCI-NEWS.COM · 1 week
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Physicists Observe ‘Lazarus Superconductivity’ in Uranium Ditelluride  SCI-NEWS.COM · 1 week
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Astronomers using the Subaru Telescope in Hawaii have found 20 new moons orbiting Saturn. The discovery brings the total number of known Saturnian moons... more
Study: Short-Term or Catastrophic Events Caused Extinction of Wrangel Island Mammoths  SCI-NEWS.COM · 1 week
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New Bird Species Discovered in Indonesia: Alor Myzomela  SCI-NEWS.COM · 1 week
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New Cretaceous Pterosaur Discovered in Australia  SCI-NEWS.COM · 2 weeks
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