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Researchers found certain bacteria are more resistant in space

Researchers found certain bacteria are more resistant in space

A team from CU Boulder’s BioServe Space Technologies discovered that some bacterial cells ‘shapeshift’ in space to survive the attacks from common medications that successfully kill them on Earth. Scientists designed an experiment to culture the common E. coli bacteria on ISS and treat it with several different concentrations of the antibiotic gentamicin sulfate, a drug that kills them on ... Read More »

The sun is releasing the ‘most intense’ solar flares ever (Video)

The sun is releasing the 'most intense' solar flares ever (Video)

For over a week now, our sun has been spewing out a continuous stream of solar flares, causing NOAA Space Weather Prediction Center to issue a geomagnetic storm warning on Tuesday and Wednesday. Between September 4 and September 11, NASA observed seven flares, all classed in its strongest “X” category, with the most impressive registering at X9.3, a very significant ... Read More »

Pop superstar Lady Gaga announces diagnosis with fibromyalgia

Pop superstar Lady Gaga announces diagnosis with fibromyalgia

Lady Gaga’s documentary “Five Foot Two” hopes to bring awareness to chronic illness, especially Fibromyalgia, which she has been diagnosed with. In the trailer for her Netflix documentary, we saw Mother Monster at a doctor’s office getting injections with a painful look on her face. On Tuesday, Gaga tweeted about her chronic pain saying “In our documentary the #chronicillness #chronicpain ... Read More »

Do aliens exist? Three UFOs catch up speed of ISS (Watch)

Do aliens exist? Video of three UFO Orbs Flying Below The International Space Station

Alien enthusiasts claim to have spotted three huge ‘alien portals’ below the International Space Station. A bizarre video has been posted on YouTube, showing three mysterious circular shapes flying below the space station. Alien fans Third Phase of the Moon posted a YouTube video based on NASA footage, saying, ‘I’m not sure these are just anomalous clouds – there’s no ... Read More »

Mercedes GLC F-Cell: Hydrogen Fuel Meets Plug-In Power (Video)

Mercedes GLC F-Cell: Hydrogen Fuel Meets Plug-In Power (Video)

Mercedes-Benz has confirmed plans of its first series production plug-in fuel cell model, the GLC F-Cell, to be revealed at next week’s Frankfurt motor show. The new dual hydrogen and electric propelled model is planned to go on sale in selected markets in 2018. The Mercedes-Benz GLC F-Cell combines fuel cell and battery technology with a plug-in hybrid. A prototype ... Read More »

Cara Mund: Miss North Dakota Is the New Miss America 2018

Cara Mund: Miss North Dakota Is the New Miss America 2018

For the first time in the competition’s history, Miss North Dakota was crowned Miss America 2018. Cara Mund has won the Miss America 2018 crown. There was not a dry eye in Boardwalk Hall in Atlantic City, New Jersey, on Sunday, 10 September, when event host Chris Harrison and Sage Steele announced the winner of the highly anticipated beauty pageant. ... Read More »

Researchers observe largest solar flare in 12 years (Watch)

Researchers observe largest solar flare in 12 years (Video)

Largest solar flare in 12 years – and eighth largest since modern records began in 1996 – observed in high detail from Swedish Solar Telescope in La Palma. The huge burst of radiation, which was not harmful to humans due to the Earth’s protective atmosphere and distance from the sun, occurred unexpectedly on Wednesday 6 September 2017. The flare was ... Read More »

Elon Musk reveals first look of SpaceX spacesuit (Photo)

Elon Musk reveals first look of SpaceX spacesuit (Photo)

US-based South African inventor Elon Musk has posted the first photo depicting the SpaceX suit in full-bode mode, and it looks classy. Prepare for “an enjoyable ride!” Posted to Instagram, the figure shown is wearing a sleek white suit with black gloves and boots. The person is standing next to a Crew Dragon, a SpaceX capsule designed to carry humans ... Read More »

Research discovers why fossilized hairs are so rare to find

Research discovers why fossilized hairs are so rare to find

New study led by The University of Texas at Austin has found that when it comes to preserving these body parts, fossilized hair is rare—five times rarer than feathers—despite being an important tool for understanding ancient species. This finding has researchers trying to determine if the lack of hair in the fossil record has to do with physical traits that ... Read More »

Researchers Have Uncovered A 3500 Year Old Ancient Egyptian Tomb

Researchers Have Uncovered A 3500 Year Old Ancient Egyptian Tomb

Egyptian archaeologists have unearthed a pharaonic tomb belonging to a royal goldsmith who lived more than 3,500 years ago. On Saturday, Egypt’s Minister of Antiquities Khaled Al-Anani said the tomb dated back to Egypt’s 18th dynasty New Kingdom era – around 15th century B.C. The BBC reports that he said: “We found many objects of the funerary equipment inside and ... Read More »