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Superluna and the meteor shower in August

Superluna and the meteor shower in August

I If we could during the month of July enjoy a beautiful superluna and two great meteor showers on the same night, August offers us a similar astronomical fortune. However, this time, the next superluna, to be held on August ...

The solar system is not round

The solar system is not round

Voyager 2 has just stepped beyond laheliósfera, the huge magnetic "bubble" that surrounds the sun and susplanetas. And the last data sent by the probe reveal that, far from being a perfect circle, the solar system has a formaaplastada and ...

Our hands evolved to punch

Our hands evolved to punch

Our hands evolved to punch and not only to acquire the ability to use tools, play musical instruments or create works of art, according to a study by the University of Utah who publishes the Journal of Experimental Biology. Its ...

Galaxy with braids

Galaxy with braids

The Hubble Space Telescope nossorprende today with the image of a galaxy wrapped in a tangle of brillantesfilamentos gas. This is NGC 1275, one of the closest giant active galaxies, located about 250 million light years from Earth. At its center ...

An electron halved

An electron halved

Is indestructible an electron? Can you cut it in half? With the help of several supercomputers, an international team of physicists has simulated the division of an electron through a "virtual glass" under extremely low temperatures in the computer model, ...

We choose partners with similar DNA to ours

We choose partners with similar DNA to ours

I That "opposites attract" it is a myth. Scientific studies have shown that in order to start a stable relationship, the lure of the unknown, it does play an important role in the passionate encounters, gives way to security transmitted ...

No two ears

No two ears

Scientists at Southampton University have developed a new technique to identify people by their ears. It is called "Transforming Ray Picture" and allows you to highlight tubular structures and circular ears, as the helix curved around the upper edge of ...