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Researchers Discover Extra DNA Base

Adenine, guanine, cytosine, and thymine. How these four DNA bases are ordered determines the makeup of a genome. And now, researchers have discovered …

Genetics

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The brutal dictatorship the world keeps ignoring

On Monday, the United Nations released the results of a year-long investigation into human rights in Eritrea. What it found was horrific. Detailing "systematic, widespread and gross human rights violations," the U.N. commission of inquiry argued that Eritrea was operating a totalitarian government …

Africa

NASA: "Wacky World of Exoplanets Continues to Surprise Astronomers"

"We don't have any planets like this in our own solar system," said Renyu Hu, NASA Hubble Fellow at the agency's Jet Propulsion Laboratory in …

NASA find alien planet with an Earth-like stratosphere

The alien planet with a 'SUNSCREEN' layer: Earth-like stratosphere detected around the hottest world ever found<p><b>Nasa scientists in Maryland studied</b> …

Science

4 Sneaky Relationship Killers Couples Should Avoid

Dr. Terri Orbuch is a research professor at the University of Michigan’s Institute for Social Research and the director of a landmark study, funded …

New pictures of dwarf planet Ceres which could hold alien life

Nasa's spacecraft Dawn has sent back the closest images ever taken of the dwarf planet Ceres<p>The closest pictures ever taken of the dwarf planet Ceres show that its surface is so peppered with crater marks that it looks like a giant golf ball.<p>Ceres, the largest body in the asteroid belt between Mars …

Scientists discover how a simple ancient practice makes dirty water drinkable

People who have to spend large amounts of time finding safe water to drink don't have time for other things like education or work, and contaminated water often harbors deadly diseases. But there is hope, in the form of nanotech filters, light-based water purifiers, and an ancient Egyptian seed.<p>In …

Penn State

Newfound copy of original Star Wars script settles one of the biggest Han Solo debates ever

Warning: spoilers ahead! Those of you who somehow managed not to see <i>Star Wars</i> yet are in for some amazing surprises. And for longtime fans, this will …

NASA releases climate changes projections: winter isn’t coming

The world you grew up in is not going to be the same in 2100 if NASA’s climate change projections are correct. Ellen Stofan, NASA chief scientist, …