Scientists find 125million-year-old fossilised remains of superpterosaur
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Scientists find 125million-year-old fossilised remains of superpterosaur

Scientists find 125million-year-old fossilised remains of superpterosaur with 20ft wingspan that could have been one of the biggest species ever to take to the skiesThe Hatzegopteryx fossil has shed new light on this magnificent winged species It was discovered embedded in the cliffs of the Isle of Wight by Robert Coram Giant pterosaurs ruled skies for roughly…

Here’s a way to up your knowledge of space travel, astronauts, rockets — and even the history of NASA’s logo.
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Here’s a way to up your knowledge of space travel, astronauts, rockets — and even the history of NASA’s logo.

The Messier 106, an intermediate spiral galaxy in the Canes Venatici constellation, is 23.7 million light-years from Earth. This image was made by the Hubble Space Telescope with additional information captured by amateur, ground-based astronomers. (R. Gendler/STScI/AURA/AP) Ready to escape? Time travel and teleportation aren’t options (yet). Meanwhile, reading is probably your best option —…

Mystery magnetic pulses on Mars leave scientists baffled as red planet emits ‘midnight energy’
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Mystery magnetic pulses on Mars leave scientists baffled as red planet emits ‘midnight energy’

SCIENTISTS studying Mars have been left stumped after detecting a series of mystery magnetic pulses on the planet’s surface. Since 2018, Nasa’s cutting-edge InSight capsule has been using a so-called seismometer to study the core of the red planet in more detail than has been done before. 3 The InSight capsule is currently studying Mars…