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New research provides mathematical evidence that Michelangelo used the Golden Ratio of 1.6 when painting The Creation of Adam on the ceiling of the Sistine Chapel. The Golden Ratio is found when you divide a line into two parts...
Galaxies in a cluster roughly 300 million light years from Earth could contain as much as 100 times more dark matter than visible matter, according to an Australian study. The research, published today, used powerful computer simulations to study galaxies...
Although we all are fascinated with Mars, the rovers running on it and we all will love any discovery about water and primitive signs of life, the truth is that the only planet where spacecrafts have photographed water in...
For a galaxy, a lifespan of just a billion years y simply a failure. But if cars fail, men fail, countries fail and even entire planets fail, why a galaxy couldn't fail too? A group of australian scientist discovered...
Scientists found a nexus between apnea and diabetes bigger than expected because they discovered that due to the lack of oxygen, the brain sends to the body a wrong signal to collect more nutrients and thus increases the appetite....
Polar bears are at serious risk. As their habitat is a constantly changing terrain between ice and thaw, the rising temperatures make disappear the sources of food. In a short period of time, reproduction will be harder and the...
The recently revealed genome of Strigamia maritima, one of those scary centipedes we found in our houses (more or less startled) shows how the evolution responds with alternative responses to threats and troubles. Centipedes are members of the arthropods, a...
The less mediatic coverage of the female sports made think some scientists that discrimination could affect women's performance in sports in the same way that black athletes did not shine in actual sports until the discrimination by race has...
It seems to be obvious, but until now, no one has established a rule to establish how much attention draw the pain related words from people already affected by the pain those words are related to. The current study, “More...