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BUZZ ALDRIN TO NASA: TO GET TO MARS ASAP, PULL THE PLUG ON THE ISS
Buzz Aldrin believes that if we want to colonize Mars we need to end our participation in the ISS as soon as possible. Although NASA has stressed the role of the ISS on the road to Mars, after 2024 the U.S. may well drop out of the project.
WATERMELON: HEALTH BENEFITS, RISKS & NUTRITION FACTS
Watermelons are mostly water — about 92 percent — but this refreshing fruit is soaked with nutrients.
MODERN DRUGS GIVE HIV PATIENTS IN EUROPE AND US EXTRA 10 YEARS OF LIFE EXPECTANCY
Life expectancy for young HIV-positive adults has risen by 10 years in the United States and Europe thanks to improvements in AIDS drugs known as antiretroviral therapy, researchers said on Thursday.
ANKYLOSAURUS: FACTS ABOUT THE ARMORED LIZARD
Often compared to an army tank or bus, Ankylosaurus was a heavily armored dinosaur with a large club-like protrusion at the end of its tail.
DRINKING MILK COULD HELP WOMEN AVOID EARLY MENOPAUSE, STUDY SUGGESTS
Drinking milk could help women avoid early menopause, a new study suggests.
BLASPHEMY LAWS ARE MORE WIDESPREAD THAN YOU MIGHT THINK
Ireland's state police recently concluded their investigation of comedian Stephen Fry, who stood accused of
WORLD-RENOWNED PHYSICIST EXPLAINS HOW OUR UNIVERSE WILL END
A world-renowned theoretical physicist and professor at the Institute for Advanced Study (IAS) has a theory about how the universe will end. Based on the current rate of expansion, he predicts we'll eventually be left alone in an "island universe" that will be swallowed up by black holes after our stars burn up their fuel.
THE FDA JUST APPROVED THE FIRST NEW DRUG TO TREAT ALS IN TWO DECADES
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has approved Radicava, a new drug for ALS. It's only the second time the FDA approved an ALS drug that could slow down the progress of the disease.
A "SUPERPOWER" OF NATURE MADE THIS STUNNING IMAGE OF A FAR-OFF GALAXY POSSIBLE
In a new NASA image of the galaxy cluster called Abell 370, the Hubble Space telescope displays a remarkable example of gravitational lensing, a phenomenon first theorized by Albert Einstein.
AMAZON'S CEO SAYS WE'RE LIVING IN THE GOLDEN AGE OF AI
Amazon's founder and CEO Jeff Bezos says that artificial intelligence has enabled us to solve problems previously thought to only exist in the realm of science fiction.