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“It’s about being a multi-planet species and have life extend beyond the solar system.” Elon Musk is doubling down on his aspirations to get people to the Red Planet. Speaking during Vox Media’s Code Conference on Wednesday, Musk said SpaceX should begin launching unmanned supply missions to Mars in 2018. If...
Earlier this week, a tornado touched down just north of Wray :(
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CAIRO, EGYPT Never underestimate the mysterious, unpredictable, and slightly insane power of Egyptology.   PHOTOGRAPH BY KENNETH GARRETT, NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC Crouched by King Tut’s stone sarcophagus, National Geographic technicians Eric Berkenpas and Alan Turchik prepare the radar unit to scan the tomb’s walls.   This was the lesson of this past weekend’s Second Annual Tutankhamun...
When hunting for prey, cats have been found to not only understand the principle of cause and effect, they also use certain elements of physics. By combining these abilities with their keen sense of hearing, felines can predict where possible prey hides, and how to hunt it down. Scientists from Kyoto...
Scientists in China have reported genetically modifying human embryos in what is only the second published experiment of its kind. Last year, a different team of Chinese researchers edited human embryos in an attempt to remove genes responsible for a dangerous blood disorder. In this new research, scientists from Guangzhou Medical...
Scientists say the first baby has been born from a controversial new technique that combines DNA from three people — the mother, the father and an egg donor. The goal was to prevent the child from inheriting a fatal genetic disease from his mother, who had previously lost two...
Scientists have discovered a new way to edit DNA that could fix “broken genes” in the brain, cure previously incurable diseases and potentially even extend the human lifespan. The breakthrough – described as a “holy grail” of genetics – was used to partially restore the sight of rats blinded by...
Researchers have discovered that a fish living off the east coast of the US has evolved to be 8,000 times more resilient to toxic waste than normal fish. The small striped ‘mud minnow’, or killifish, is known for living in heavily polluted estuaries such as New Jersey’s Newark Bay and...
THE QUEST TO UNDERSTAND AGING Within the past few decades, we have seen an exponential growth of technological advances in modern medicine. With more countries facing globalization comes greater access to not only medical equipment, but also knowledge. Decreases in the mortality rate and increases in life expectancy have forced...

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