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  • Scientists find in Australia underwater scenery similar to the fictitious Mordor

    Scientists find in Australia underwater scenery similar to the fictitious Mordor

    Submarine volcanoes discovered with the geo-mapping technique.A group of investigators found 26 volcanoes formed millions of years ago under the sea, to the south of Australia. The discovery was made possible thanks to a geo-mapping technique that uses seismic waves to measure underground structures by 3D seismic reflection

  • Changes in Weight Affect Human Body Drastically

    Changes in Weight Affect Human Body Drastically

    London, Jan 22.- The human body undergoes drastic changes in the periods of weight gain and loss, even if they are mild, a study published in the journal Cell Systems reported.

  • Your Microwave Oven Might Be Causing As Much Pollution As Cars!

    Your Microwave Oven Might Be Causing As Much Pollution As Cars!

    London, Jan 19.- Ever thought about whether you're polluting the environment while you cook? With our modern kitchen appliances and everything being run on battery and electricity, the idea seems bizarre.

  • Pope Francis Officiates a Marriage on a Plane to Iquique

    Pope Francis Officiates a Marriage on a Plane to Iquique

    Iquique, Jan 18.- For the first time in history, Pope Francisco officiated a wedding on board the plane that moved him to this city in northern Chile, on his last day of visiting the southern country.

  • New Artificial Retina That Can Be Used in Transplants

    New Artificial Retina That Can Be Used in Transplants

    London, Jan 17.- An international group of scientists created the first artificial retina that can replace a damaged one, the specialized journal Nano Letters published on Wednesday.

  • Jupiter displays its cloud belts

    Jupiter displays its cloud belts

    Washington, Jan 16.- The National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) in the United States on Monday showed an image of Jupiter and its cloud belts with various colors, which dominate the southern hemisphere.

  • Australian Turtle, a Victim of Global Warming

    Australian Turtle, a Victim of Global Warming

    Canberra, Jan 15.- Experts of the World Wildlife Fund (WWF) in Australia have warned today that the rising sea temperatures in the Great Barrier Reef has caused that green turtles born are female.

  • Oldest Human Record of Supernova Discovered in India

    Oldest Human Record of Supernova Discovered in India

    New Delhi, Jan 10.-  Indian astrophysicists announced today the discovery of a rock carving dating back 5,600 years, which could be the oldest human record of a supernova and a star map.

  • Total Lunar Eclipse To Be Visible in Cuba

    Total Lunar Eclipse To Be Visible in Cuba

    Havana, Jan 9.-  Visitors, tourists and residents of Cuba will be able to see a total lunar eclipse on the last day of this month, although on the island it will only be seen in its initial phase, the Institute of Geophysics and Astronomy reported today.

  • Fat Fighting Drug Could Let You Lose Weight Without Dieting

    Fat Fighting Drug Could Let You Lose Weight Without Dieting

    Washington, Jan 8.- You want to lose weight, but you don't want to eat less, right? Well, when and if a new drug makes it to market, you may get your wish. Scientists from The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston are developing a medication that has already lowered body weight in obese mice, even though they kept eating the same amount.