Idan Ashur

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Scientists Finally Witnessed a Phenomenon That Einstein Thought "Impossible"

Celestial Warping<p>According to Einstein’s general relativity theory, spacetime bends or gets distorted when it crosses a massive object due to its …

Parts of Earth's Original Crust Exist Today in Canada

Rocks from the eastern shore of the Hudson Bay in Canada contain elements of some of Earth's earliest crust, new research finds.<p>The rocks themselves …

See our solar system like you've never seen it before

Book Excerpt: Otherworlds<p><i>The following is an excerpt from Otherworlds by Michael Benson.</i><p><i>Editors note: to see all of the incredible, otherworldly details in these photos, click on the arrows at the top right of each image to enlarge.</i><p><i>Excerpted from Otherworlds by Michael Benson, published by Abrams</i> …

Astronomy

Scientist have found a way to reverse hearing loss

Hearing loss is an ever increasing problem. That’s probably not news to you as hearing aid acoustician pop up almost everywhere. Hearing is so …

The Question: Is UFC Fight Night 107 Just a Low Ebb or a Disturbing New Normal?

On Saturday, the UFC returns to London, a city that has long been a hotbed of the sport. That in itself comes as no surprise. British fans flock to fill arenas whenever the UFC comes to town, often buying tickets before the fight card has even been announced. Their appetite for UFC action remains, …

Alabama

IBM Actually Stored Data on a Single Atom

In a breakthrough verging on the outer limits of Newtonian physics, IBM researchers have successfully stored a bit of data on the smallest unit of …

Neanderthals may have self-medicated long before pills, study shows

<b>(CNN) —</b> Turns out, Neanderthals were just like us. When in pain, they self-medicated.<p>A new study that focused on the hardened dental plaque of four Neanderthals -- two found at a site in Spain and two from Belgium -- indicates they may have turned to plants to relieve pain.<p>One young Neanderthal in …

Humanity

Science Inches Closer to a Universal Blood Test for Cancer

<i>This article originally appeared on</i> Medical Daily.<p>A universal blood test for any type of cancer is an oncologist’s dream come true, and a new study …

MIT And Harvard Use Algorithm To Take Real Snapshots From Milky Way’s Supermassive Black Hole

Most of us have seen quite a lot of celestial bodies, stars, almost any kind of interstellar cloud of dust, hydrogen, helium and other ionized gases… …