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Will Scientists Soon be Able to Clone Wolly Mammoths?

Previously the territory of sci-fi movies like Jurassic Park, scientists have actually been able to seriously contemplate the resurrection of ancient species of animals. The debate became especially relevant when some very well-preserved DNA samples of the prehistoric woolly mammoth were discovered: one 45,000-year-old sample coming from northeastern Siberia and the second from Russia’s Wrangel Island,…


The Science Behind Antarctica’s Mysterious “Blood Falls”

Antarctica is a place of mystery and wonder, home to many unique phenomena of nature. New research published in “Nature Communications” argues that the icy continent might actually possess a vast underground system of rivers of liquid salt water and underground lakes – all teeming with microbial life. What’s more, the unique, above-ground feature of…


Very Soon Science Will Enable Same-Sex Couples to Reproduce Biologically

Scientists claim that the laws of nature are about to change, and same-sex couples could soon be able to produce biological children. A joint team of researchers from Cambridge University and Israel’s Weizmann Institute of Science have apparently found a way to create human egg or sperm cells from an individual’s stem cells. Using Stem…


The Next Generation of Solar Power is Here, And You Can’t See it

The folks at Michigan State University have developed the next level of solar power technology: a fully transparent solar concentrator. This new product means that any clear object,  like a window, can be turned into an energy-creating device for the household, car or workplace. Until now, solar panels have been unattractive, obtrusive objects. This innovation…