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One out of every five sun-like stars in the Milky Way galaxy has a planet about the size of Earth that is properly positioned for water, a key ingredient for life, a study released on Monday showed.
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Archaeologists have discovered a rare feathered shield, dating back around 1,300 years, in a sealed portion of an ancient temple in Peru.
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For the first time, vision scientists at the University of California, Berkeley, have pinpointed how the brain tracks fast-moving objects.
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Four University of California, Berkeley, physicists are trying to find out whether matter and antimatter are affected differently by gravity.
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Due to global climate change, the Northern Hemisphere is becoming warmer than the Southern Hemisphere and this rising temperature difference could significantly alter tropical precipitation patterns.
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Comets - dubbed "exocomets" - are just as common in other stellar systems with planets, researchers say.
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In two new studies, researchers have provided a clearer picture of why some species move according to climate change, and where they go.
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Researchers are tapping the cognitive smarts of babies, toddlers and preschoolers in their bid to facilitate computers to think more like humans.
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