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Weird, huge exoplanet might be the very best location to search for habitable exomoons

Weird, huge exoplanet might be the very best location to search...

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Artist's rendition of an Earth-like "exomoon" orbiting a gas giant planet in a star's habitable zone. NASA/JPL-CalTech Astronomers have taken a close look at a Saturn-sized exoplanet and found it may have temperatures similar to Earth. While it's not likely the nearby exoplanet is habitable, there's a chance it might have perfectly livable exomoons. The…
The unusual tale of how a fight in between 2 health care business changed into a viral Twitter reaction versus CVS

The unusual tale of how a fight in between 2 health...

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Birth-control-delivery startup Pill Club is taking a clash with health giant CVS Caremark to the public arena. Pill Club and CVS Caremark are feuding over how much CVS pays Pill Club to send prescriptions to its customers. The startup posted a plea on its website to CVS, titled "Don't take away access to birth control,"…
Apple has weird, entrancing ASMR videos on its YouTube channel that have absolutely nothing to do with Apple (AAPL)

Apple has weird, entrancing ASMR videos on its YouTube channel that...

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Apple has a playlist on YouTube comprising of four extremely relaxing and utterly mesmerizing "ASMR" videos, and they seemingly have nothing to do with Apple or its products. "ASMR" stands for "autonomous sensory meridian response." ASMR audio and videos are designed to be sensory experiences, where focused, high quality sound of certain things like a…
Unusual Forest ‘Superorganism’ Is Keeping This Vampire Tree Alive

Unusual Forest ‘Superorganism’ Is Keeping This Vampire Tree Alive

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The stump in question looks like the last standing wall of a great ruined fortress. Beneath the soil, it’s still alive. Credit: Sebastian Leuzinger / iScience In a forest in New Zealand, a vampire clings to life. Once a mighty kauri tree — a species of conifer that can grow up to 165 feet (50…
5 Odd, Cool Things We have actually Just Recently Learnt More About the Moon

5 Odd, Cool Things We have actually Just Recently Learnt More...

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A magnificent moon view at Victoria Lookout Point in Wellington, New Zealand. Credit: Mark Gee/BBC America It's been almost 50 years since a human first set foot on the moon. Since then, our knowledge about Earth's closest neighbor has improved by leaps and bounds, and our obsession with it has never waned. Witness some of…
Why These Strange, Reclusive Arachnids Got Away Underground in Evolutionary Waves

Why These Strange, Reclusive Arachnids Got Away Underground in Evolutionary Waves

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A subterranean schizomid is pictured. Credit: University of Western Australia Once upon a time, Western Australia was covered in forests and those forests were filled with sightless, eyeless, tip-tapping critters called schizomids. But over the course of the last 66 million years, the region grew much hotter and drier as the whole continent shifted north…
This Strange Rock Formed on Mars Billions of Years Back, Potentially from an Explosive Eruption

This Strange Rock Formed on Mars Billions of Years Back, Potentially...

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An image of the Martian mineral that scientists now think may have been created by volcanic eruptions, as seen from orbit. Credit: NASA/Christopher Kremer/Brown University Next year, NASA will launch a new Mars rover, one equipped to determine whether the Red Planet ever hosted life — but it could also determine how violently Martian volcanoes…
Something Unusual Punched a Hole in the Galaxy. However Exactly what Is It?

Something Unusual Punched a Hole in the Galaxy. However Exactly what...

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There's a "dark impactor" blasting holes in our galaxy. We can't see it. It might not be made of normal matter. Our telescopes haven't directly detected it. But it sure seems like it's out there. "It's a dense bullet of something," said Ana Bonaca, a researcher at the Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics, who discovered evidence…
13 Incredibly Weird Animal Feet

13 Incredibly Weird Animal Feet

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Across the animal kingdom, feet come in an astonishing variety of shapes, and are equipped with an impressive array of highly specialized adaptations. Some feature sturdy claws that can burrow tunnels in densely-packed dirt. Others sport sharp, curving talons for catching and clutching fast-moving, squirmy prey. They may use gripping structures to scale vertical surfaces,…
Archaeologists Discover Important Etruscan-Roman Cemetery With Strange Burials In Corsica

Archaeologists Discover Important Etruscan-Roman Cemetery With Strange Burials In Corsica

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<div _ngcontent-c14="" innerhtml=" . . Two pit inhumations, Aléria, Corsica.© R. Haurillon, Inrap. . In southern Aléria, on the island of Corsica, a homeowner planning to build a...

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