Earth scorched in the first 3 months of 2020
Global Warming

Earth scorched in the first 3 months of 2020

Global February 2020 temperatures compared to the 1951-1980 average. Image: nasa Giss By Mark Kaufman2020-04-06 18:43:13 UTC The American economy has seriously sputtered during the coronavirus pandemic, but the planet’s relentless warming trend hasn’t.  After Earth experienced its second-hottest year in 140 years of record-keeping in 2019, the first few months of this year have…

What is a Supermoon?
Nature & Science

What is a Supermoon?

467K Want to watch this again later? Sign in to add this video to a playlist. Sign in Like this video? Sign in to make your opinion count. Sign in Don’t like this video? Sign in to make your opinion count. Sign in Published on Apr 6, 2020A supermoon occurs when the moon’s orbit is…

Archaeology shock: Study reveals how Neanderthals and modern humans were extremely similar
Nature & Science

Archaeology shock: Study reveals how Neanderthals and modern humans were extremely similar

Scientists have revealed how Neanderthals feasted on an array of seafood delights in present-day Portugal hundreds of thousands of years ago. The latest research adds to the mounting evidence that suggests Neanderthals diets were just as varied as ancient modern humans.For decades, the ability to collect food from the sea and from rivers was seen…

Chinese rocket sells for $5.6 million in livestreamed auction: report
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Chinese rocket sells for $5.6 million in livestreamed auction: report

Home News A Chinese Kuaizhou-1A rocket launches six satellites into orbit from the Taiyuan Satellite Launch Center just six hours after a different Kuaizhou-1A launched a separate mission. (Image: © CCTV) An anonymous patron purchased a real-life rocket for $5.6 million during an online, livestreamed auction on April Fools Day. On April 1, a Kuaizhou-1A (or…