Antarctica’s ‘Factorian Deep’ to Can We Think Without Language? (Planet Earth Report)

 

NASA Earth from Space

 

Today’s stories range from An ocean below Earth’s crust could be key to a habitable planet to Canada to share UFO info with the US to How animals perceive the World to Moore’s Law– Homo Sapiens may be the Milky Way’s first intelligent civilization, and much more.

 

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Mystery of Our Lopsided Universe to China’s Alien-Signal False Alarm (The Galaxy Report)

ESO Observatories

 

Today’s stories range from Why Einstein is a “peerless genius” and Hawking is an “ordinary genius” to Bizarre dwarf galaxy discovery to Superweapon of the Cosmos that could melt you from 1,000 km away, and much more.

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3-D Views of Interstellar Supernova “Cavities” Reveal Explosive Star-forming Regions

Orion Nebula

 

“3D data will revolutionize our understanding of star formation in our galaxy by allowing us to chart where stars fall in relation to dense gas,” wrote Harvard astrophysicist Michael Foley in an email to The Daily Galaxy. “By doing so, we can study a number of outstanding questions, such as how stellar feedback (the ways in which stars affect their environments throughout their lives) either inhibits or promotes new star formation. Using 3D data, we have found that many famous star-forming regions in our solar neighborhood, such as Orion, fall on the edges of bubbles of gas and dust swept up by supernova explosions. 

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Why the US Navy is Listening to Shrimp to Google has Not Created Sentient AI — Yet (Planet Earth Report)

 

NASA Earth from Space

 

Today’s stories range from What ‘Happy the Elephant’s’ Legal Case Tells Us About the Future of Animal Rights to A Gull Flaps Its Wings and a Deadly Virus Explodes to Cryptocurrency and the “Greater Fool” Theory to Elon Musk on Alien Life, and much more.

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Seven Unsolved Solar-System Mysteries to Most Important Equation in the Cosmos (The Galaxy Report)

 

ESO Observatories

 

Today’s stories range from Enormous Impact Flash Seen Lighting Up Jupiter’s Atmosphere to Did China Just Detect Signals from an Alien Civilization to A New Place for Consciousness in Our Understanding of the Universe, and much more.

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Mystery Objects: The Largest Known Population of ‘Immortal’ Brown Dwarfs Revealed

Brown Dwarf

 

 

It is estimated that up to 60 billion brown dwarfs make their home in the Milky Way. Because these elusive celestial objects do not fuse hydrogen in their core, they spend their lives cooling as they lose that gravitational energy from their formation, morphing as they age from looking like a low-mass star to looking like Jupiter. Every brown dwarf that was ever created still exists because they can’t fuse hydrogen, giving them a calm, sustained existence on the vast timeframe of the cosmos.

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