Did the Dinosaurs ever exist in Lebanon?

In 2005, fossil hunters found a complete tooth near the southern city of Jezzine, which shed light on the theory that the Middle East was once covered with lush forests where giant reptiles roamed. Another incomplete tooth was discovered there in 1969. Read more at...

TONIGHT… a full moon, a lunar eclipse, and a green comet will light up the sky

Tonight there will be a trio of celestial treats: a full moon, a penumbral lunar eclipse, and a green-headed comet. Careful observers across parts of North America can watch a Full Snow Moon penumbral lunar eclipse. With a pair of binoculars or a small telescope,...

NASA Has Finally Built a Computer Chip To Survive on Venus

The average temperature on Venus is 864 degrees Fahrenheit (462 degrees Celsius). No computer can survive more than 127 minutes there, it's like hell. But now, NASA Has Finally Built a Computer Chip To Survive on Venus. NASA researchers developed a new computer chip...

500-Year-Old Hidden Images Revealed in Mexican Manuscript

Thanks to sophisticated scanning technology that penetrated layers of chalk and plaster, storytelling images on a hidden manuscript from Mexico have been seen for the first time in 500 years. The Codex Selden, from the pre-colonial Mixtec town of Anute, is one of just...

Have we just found Earth’s cousin?

Astronomers using ESO telescopes and other facilities have found clear evidence of a planet orbiting the closest star to Earth, Proxima Centauri. The long-sought world, designated Proxima B, orbits its cool red parent star every 11 days and has a temperature suitable...

Mercury’s Transit Today!
What does that mean?

Here are some facts about Mercury’s Transit: A transit is the passage of a planet across the Sun's bright disk and they are very rare astronomical events. During the transit, the planet can be seen as a small black disk slowly moving in front of the Sun. The orbits...

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Pregnant T-Rex found that lived 68 million years ago

Scientists found a pregnant T-Rex (Tyrannosaurus rex), and this can help with the study of the evolution of egg-laying as well as on gender differences in the dinosaur. The remains could also contain the DNA of all dinosaur fossils. The fossil was discovered long back...

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Twin Planets Could Share Life In Alien Solar Systems

In the past 25 years, astronomers have confirmed the existence of more than 1,900 exoplanets, or alien planets around other stars, this factor is known by the scientists as "multihabitable systems" and they have confirmed that there are billions of habitable planets...

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Science Tricks



Riddle of the week

I am a son of a chemist and a mathematician.




People called me Iron59.


Explanation: Iron = Fe (chemical symbol)

59 = LIX (Roman numerals)

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5 Bar Tricks You Can Do With Science

As Kurt Vonnegut wrote in his classic Cat's Cradle, "science is magic that works." The same can be applied to these seemingly magical bar tricks, which are not really tricks but based in simple physics and science. They were shown to me by an affable Englishman named...

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