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Protecting Earth from Asteroid Impacts

Protecting Earth from Asteroid Impacts

In a special Earth Day program on April 22, Seattle’s Museum of Flight will host three prominent US Astronauts supporting the B612 Foundation for a press conference which will unveil a new video showing the surprising number of asteroid impacts on Earth during the last decade, and the even more surprising fact that we can prevent future asteroid impacts. Read More »

Researchers find pain threshold linked to genes

Researchers find pain threshold linked to genes

To understand why different individuals have different pain tolerance levels, scientists have discovered four genes that play a vital role in deciding this. “The study is quite significant because it provides an objective way to understand pain and why some people have a higher tolerance for pain than others,” said Tobore Onojjighofia from Proove Biosciences and a member of the ... Read More »

Scientists find first ever female insects with penises

Scientists find first ever female insects with penises

Scientists have discovered gender-bending female cave insects with “very impressive” penis-type organs which can have sex for up to 70 hours at a time. Females of the neotrogla species insert their penis into males during mating, who instead of having a penis have the equivalent of a vagina. The neotrogla were discovered in a cave in eastern Brazil and are ... Read More »