Thursday, December 31, 2020

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Sturgill Simpson Stops Struggling

Sturgill Simpson has always seemed to struggle. He would prefer being listened to as opposed to just being heard. The country music industry hailed his breakthrough album, 2014's "Metamodern Sounds in Country Music," as a welcome throwback...

Climate change ultimately caused the demise of Transoxania

Climate change doomed the ancient Transoxania civilization, suggests a new study.  An international team of scientists analyzed sediment samples from rivers and now abandoned canals...

Arecibo Observatory in Puerto Rico collapses

The Arecibo Observatory in Puerto Rico witnessed the crash of its pathbreaking telescope on late Tuesday morning. One of the main cables collapsed onto...

Arecibo Observatory in Puerto Rico collapses

The Arecibo Observatory in Puerto Rico witnessed the crash of its pathbreaking telescope on late Tuesday morning. One of the main cables collapsed onto...

Next Step: Jurassic Park? Scientists digitally reconstruct dinosaur brain

As the blockbuster Jurassic Park/World franchise taught us--despite being extinct for more than 60 million years--"Life finds a way", and there is always more to learn...

A tsunami-like mechanism in mice brains teach us more about migraines

A migraine with aura is a severe headache that accompanies symptoms like dizziness, zigzag line vision, blind spots, tingling sensation, and also sensitivity to...

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Groundbreaking previously unknown population of Whales are found in the Indian Ocean

In a new study published in the Endangered Species Research, it was found a new population of Whale whose sound differs from other species....

Intestinal cells give the signal to the immune system during parasite invasion

As several complicated processes are occurring in the gut, the naive findings add one more. Certainly, when any food-borne pathogen reaches the intestine, there...

Explained: The New Variant of SARS CoV 2

Right on cue, the SARS CoV 2 virus in a stunning reenactment of itself, presented a new strain of itself in the United Kingdom...

Holiday gifts from space: Hayabusa2’s asteroid samples

Hayabusa2 spacecraft's gift for Christmas? Soil samples that were collected from the asteroid Ryugu last year.  The Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) launched the Hayabusa2...

10 team-tournament on cards for IPL 2022

IPL Updates: BCCI had its 89th AGM meeting at Ahmedabad on the 24th of December. While 10 team-IPL had been the main agenda behind...

The world’s smallest Christmas tree

When we hear Christmas, the first things that come in our mind are Santa Claus and the Christmas tree. Many people race to make...

Joseph R. Biden and Kamala D. Harris elected to the White House

At around 11:25 a.m. on November 7, 2020, after nearly 90 hours since polls...

Evidence of a previously unknown asteroid about the size of Ceres

A team of scientists led by Southwest Research Institute has identified a new meteorite parent asteroid by studying the Almahata Sitta meteorite (AhS).  On October...

There exists a new mechanism in activating T-cells by the dendritic cells

The research field is quite complex and presents different lacunae still despite all scientific advancements over the years. The molecular underpinning of how cells...

Stem cells in the brain remain active and divide over months

Stem cells are the most advanced and promising method, which could appear as a boon for the future generation. It serves as a repair...

Lockdowns are an Opportunity, Not a Punishment

"You have not much future . It will happen this way. You may be walking. Maybe the first sunny day of the spring. And...

New threatening skin disease in dolphins is tied with changing global climate

Scientists at the largest marine mammal hospital in Sausalito, CA, have discovered a novel threatening skin disease that is linked to climate change. This...

Sturgill Simpson Stops Struggling

Sturgill Simpson has always seemed to struggle. He would prefer being listened to as opposed to just being heard. The country music industry hailed...

Match 55 Nov 2: DC win comfortably against RCB, but both the teams qualify

Penultimate league game, and we still have no clue as to which three teams will join Mumbai Indians in...

IPL 2020: Simple break-down of playoffs scenarios for each team

Just 4 matches into the knock-out stage, we see that 6 teams are fighting...

Ancient Umayyad lamps and bulbs discovered in Jerusalem

Ancient Islamic lamps and bulbs dating back to the early Islamic era from the seventh and eleventh centuries AD were recently discovered in the...

‘Music to be Murdered by’ — a surprise release by Eminem

As all of us were tuned in to Eminem's songs since January, the country folks of our generation were eagerly waiting for Eminem's whole...

Climate change ultimately caused the demise of Transoxania

Climate change doomed the ancient Transoxania civilization, suggests a new study.  An international team of scientists analyzed sediment samples from rivers and now abandoned canals...

Homeowner in the UK delays his house sale after the appearance of Banksy Mural

The appearance of Banksy art on a house's outer wall has delayed the owner to give away the house to the buyer. Banksy is...

Arecibo Observatory in Puerto Rico collapses

The Arecibo Observatory in Puerto Rico witnessed the crash of its pathbreaking telescope on late Tuesday morning. One of the main cables collapsed onto...

Next Step: Jurassic Park? Scientists digitally reconstruct dinosaur brain

As the blockbuster Jurassic Park/World franchise taught us--despite being extinct for more than 60 million years--"Life finds a way", and there is always more to learn...

Possibility of habitable planets around red dwarfs

How habitable are planets that orbit the most common type of stars in the Galaxy?  A new study led by...