7 Weird Facts About Blood
Blood keeps you alive, but do you know very much about it? Here are 7 insanely interesting facts about blood we bet you didn’t know.
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By: Think Tank.
SkepticismTags: #SpeakBeautifulbad chart thursdayDoveOrwellI always knew that George Orwell was on to something. Sure, he was a little off on the year when it would all go down–1984 was more the year of ...(Read more...)
ucsciencetoday:You just never know where ucresearch will turn up! In this case, UC San Diego structural engineering Ph.D. candidates set out to Florence, Italy at the invitation of the Museo dell’Opera del Duomo to conduct a structural “health assessment” of the Baptistery of St. John. The structure was completed in 1128 and was the site where the Italian poet Dante and many other notable Renaissance figures were baptized.Using LiDAR (light detection and ranging)
An artist’s conception of Scholz’s Star and its brown dwarf companion passing through the outer solar system. (Credit: Michael Osadciw/University of Rochester). A fascinating announcement out of the Astrophysical Journal caught our eye last week, as researchers announced that a newly discovered star made a close pass through our very own solar system some 70,000 [...]