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Thursday, April 25, 2019

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  • Household Dust Can Influence Children's Size

    Household Dust Can Influence Children's Size

    Endocrine disrupting chemicals in dust may contribute to greater growth in children relative to their age, scientists said during the Endocrine Society's annual meeting.

  • Emotional Instability of Cat Owners Affects Their Pets

    Emotional Instability of Cat Owners Affects Their Pets

    An international team of scientists suggests that the personality of cat owners, specifically their emotional instability, can influence the behavior of those pets, published the magazine PLOS ONE.

  • Chinese scientists create an artificial sun

    Chinese scientists create an artificial sun

    Chinese research teams managed to create an artificial "sun", better known as Experimental Advanced Superconductor Tokamak (EAST), which is able to overcome temperatures of 100 million degrees Celsius.

  • Evidence of the system used to move pyramid’s bricks is found

    Evidence of the system used to move pyramid’s bricks is found

    A team of specialists from the French Institute of East Archaeology in Cairo and the University of Liverpool has discovered the enigma of how the ancient Egyptians moved the huge stone bricks from the quarries to build the pyramids four thousand 500 years.

  • World's tallest statue inaugurated in India

    World's tallest statue inaugurated in India

    New Delhi, Oct 31. - On Monday, Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated the world's tallest statue in the state of Gujarat, a controversial mass that is 182 meters tall and that could cause environmental damage.

  • Perfectly rectangular iceberg is found

    Perfectly rectangular iceberg is found

    NASA's ICE mission found, as part of IceBridge Operation, a giant tabular iceberg of the Larsen C Ice Shelf, which appears to have been trimmed squarely with a giant saw. However, it is a purely natural phenomenon.

  • He bought a dog as a pet, but…

    He bought a dog as a pet, but…

    A man who had bought in China a pet to have company, and was convinced that it was a dog was surprised when he eventually discovered that it was an animal from a completely different species, reports the portal Shanghai Ist.

  • Night sky dyed people: due to a phenomenon called dispersion

    Night sky dyed people: due to a phenomenon called dispersion

    A night with purple skies was recorded on video by a driver from Ohio, USA, who was struck by the glare of those shades over the city of Cleveland.

  • Ancient Maya produced, stored and traded salt, according to study

    Ancient Maya produced, stored and traded salt, according to study

    U.S. scientists reveal in a recent study how the ancient Maya produced, stored and marketed salt, at the height of their civilization more than a thousand years ago, published Tuesday the magazine Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences.

  • Surfer dogs (+ Photos)

    Surfer dogs (+ Photos)

    These dogs do not go to the beach to run around in the sand, wallow in it, make friends or wear their bathing suits. They will compete seriously, put their lives at risk and also demonstrate new skills to please their masters and those who love the canine race.