Moon rocks could help reveal how life evolved on Earth

…and may enable us to resurrect extinct species

Duncan T Odom, University of Cambridge

Life is the last thing you would associate with the eternally dark craters of the lunar poles. But these craters could hold the key to explaining how complex, multi-cellular organisms evolved on Earth hundreds of millions of years ago, affording unimaginable insights into our planet’s biological past.

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Energy-saving technology for your home

As per the report by the United States Department of Energy (DoE), an average household in the US uses 90 million BTUs of energy per year. Out of this, most energy is wasted due to lack of insulation, air leakages, lights being left on and other such practices. With global warming being a major concern, energy conservation is one of the most important topics these days. Carbon emissions majorly contribute to climate change resulting in serious consequences.

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Astronaut Chris Hadfield reviews 12 popular Space movies, including “Gravity” and “Interstellar”

In the video published on March 24, 2020, by the Vanity Fair magazine below, Canadian retired astronaut and former commander of the International Space Station (ISS), Chris Hadfield reviews space movies, including “Gravity” and “Interstellar”.

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4 Benefits of Driving an Electric Car

Since the debut of electric vehicles, there have been a lot of improvements to their function. Top Electric car Companies have upgraded their car’s mileage, charging time, and capabilities. Today there are more electric cars and electric charging stations than ever before. The improvements that have been made allow people to save more money and travel longer than they ever could with an electric vehicle.

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Coronavirus: world’s response has slashed CO2 emissions – here’s how to keep them down

Simone Abram, Durham University

How do you respond to a crisis? It’s obvious that the response to the COVID-19 pandemic has been dramatically different from anything provoked by repeated scientific warnings about climate change. The many organisations that declared climate emergencies throughout 2019 and 2020 have so far enacted nothing like the scale and speed of action to limit the spread of coronavirus.

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NASA visualizes the amount of ice loss from the polar ice caps

NASA has published visualizations of the amount of ice loss from the polar ice caps in a post titled “Visualizing the Quantities of Climate Change: Ice Sheet Loss in Greenland and Antarctica”.

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Most Promising Alternative Energy Sources of the Future

With Earth Day right around the corner, CarRentals recently published their ranking on the most promising alternative energy sources to power our vehicles. The impacts of gasoline and diesel-powered cars are clear – not only are our personal car emissions harmful, but the production of these vehicles are a major contributor to carbon emissions, catastrophic oil leaks from ships and pipelines, and let’s not forget destructive mining practices.

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No Respecter of Borders: How Countries Respond to Contagion

The history of infectious diseases is as old as human history itself. From the Black Plague that ravaged the Middle Ages to the 1918 Spanish influenza pandemic that claimed more lives than the Great War, these microscopic pathogens have proven time and again to be among humanity’s most cunning adversaries.

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The man who plays classical music on the piano for elderly/disabled elephants

English classical pianist Paul Barton plays the famous classical music pieces on the piano for elderly/disabled elephants. I recently discovered his channel on Youtube – he’s doing an amazing job.

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