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Scientists Probe Secrets of Hellish Planet Where 'Nothing We Know of Could Survive'

Scientists Probe Secrets of Hellish Planet Where ‘Nothing We Know of Could Survive’

Africa-Press - Liberia. The researchers conducted their study by measuring the light emitted by the planet's host star, gauging how that light dimmed when...
Super-Heated Products of Ancient Supercontinent Formation 'Cooked' Bones of Prehistoric Creatures

Super-Heated Products of Ancient Supercontinent Formation ‘Cooked’ Bones of Prehistoric Creatures

Africa-Press - Liberia. Researchers studying fossils made a discovery by examining crystals of apatite that formed within the ancient bones they were working with.The...
Study Reveals Possible Effect of Smoking on Middle-Aged Cognitive Functions

Study Reveals Possible Effect of Smoking on Middle-Aged Cognitive Functions

Africa-Press - Liberia. The researchers’ findings also suggest that quitting smoking “may have a benefit for cognitive health” for the middle-aged.While smoking being bad...
Scientists Uncover Repeating Fast Radio Burst With 'Reversing' Magnetic Field

Scientists Uncover Repeating Fast Radio Burst With ‘Reversing’ Magnetic Field

Africa-Press - Liberia. The origins of fast radio bursts (FRB) have been the subject of intense debate since their discovery in 2007. Now, a...
Biggest ‘Supervolcano’ in Europe Inching Toward Explosion, Scientists Say

Biggest ‘Supervolcano’ in Europe Inching Toward Explosion, Scientists Say

Africa-Press - Liberia. A groundbreaking new study by Italian researchers suggests the explosion of a massive volcano in Italy is creeping closer.A long-dormant “supervolcano”...
Meteorite 'Returning to Earth' is Not Implausible - Scientist

Meteorite ‘Returning to Earth’ is Not Implausible – Scientist

Africa-Press - Liberia. A meteorite recently identified as probably the first known piece of terrestrial rock that returned home after being flung into space...
Solar Winds May Have Brought 'Water' to Moon, Study Claims

Solar Winds May Have Brought ‘Water’ to Moon, Study Claims

Africa-Press - Liberia. The model developed by the team behind the new research hints at the presence of a greater abundance of hydrogen near...
Russian Scientist Explains Whether Permafrost 'Zombie Viruses' Pose Threat to Humans

Russian Scientist Explains Whether Permafrost ‘Zombie Viruses’ Pose Threat to Humans

Africa-Press - Liberia. Researchers believe that further study is needed to dispel concerns that the viruses could become a ticking time bomb once they...
Dolphins Have to ‘Shout’ Over Industrial Noise, Study Finds

Dolphins Have to ‘Shout’ Over Industrial Noise, Study Finds

Africa-Press - Liberia. Researchers found that despite increasing the volume and duration of their underwater whistles, dolphins’ ability to successfully communicate dropped by almost...
True Identity of Extinct Prehistoric Flower Uncovered by Scientists

True Identity of Extinct Prehistoric Flower Uncovered by Scientists

Africa-Press - Liberia. The researchers deduced the likely identity of the flower after noticing a similarity between its pollen and that of species from...