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Advanced cameras, particularly those attached to drones, have become invaluable tools for scientists studying marine life, but one creature that has remained relatively elusive is the polar-dwelling minke whale. For the first time ever, scientists have managed to slap a camera onto the mammal's back as it swam through the icy waters of Antarctica, surprising researchers with its speed and see
Incredibly powerful but gone in a flash, mysterious signals known as Fast Radio Bursts (FRBs) are regularly detected in all corners of the sky. A repeating signal known as FRB 121102 was already the weirdest one out there, but now an international team of astronomers has found that this oddball is even odder than previously thought. The radio waves from FRB 121102 are being "twisted" to an ex
At a distance of about 13 billion lightyears, the most distant supermassive black hole known so far has been spotted by an international team of astronomers. That incredible distance means the object dates back to the time when the first stars blinked on, which raises the question of how a black hole that big arose so soon after the universe began...Continue Reading Mysterious black hole disc
the austrian 6,211 ft /1,893 meter mountain’s peak ötscher is a popular destination all the year round and offers something to everybody. last thursday, marika roth, a gaming-based alpinist, spotted a 2 meter timber phallus sculpture and documented it on her facebook account.  wooden penis images courtesy of marika roth     a marketing gag? an unknown arti
A team of scientists has discovered a mysterious "big void" inside the Great Pyramid of Giza, the largest pyramid in the Giza complex. The void was discovered using a novel scanning technology called cosmic-ray muon radiography, and while the scanning team is suggesting this could be an undiscovered inner structure, some Egyptologists are not convinced...Continue Reading Debate stirs over mys
A new study of a mysterious hot exoplanet called WASP-12b has revealed it to be a pitch-black, light-eating oddity. The revelation surprised scientists as they discovered the gigantic planet has a unique ability to absorb almost all the light that hits it, making it appear "black as fresh asphalt."..Continue Reading The mysterious light-eating, super-hot, pitch-black exoplanetCategory: SpaceT
an exhibition at fondazione bisazza features seventy of the japanese master photographer's works, motivating visitors to reflect on the themes of love, femininity, and deathThe post ARAKI: art, tradition, and the mysterious allure of japanese bondage appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
We share plenty of features with apes, but the shape of our feet isn't one of them. So that makes the discovery of human-like footprints dating back 5.7 million years – a time when our ancestors were thought to still be getting around on ape-like feet – a surprising one. Further confounding the mystery is the fact that these prints were found in the Greek islands, implying hominins left Afric is a social bookmarking place where you can share, find & discuss the best news around on most topics. We focus on hi-tech reviews, gadgets and geekery but we like almost anything that's awesome, appealing and thought-provoking! er6i9ds5mz

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