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A researcher has said that a massive ejection of material from the Sun initially traveling at over 7 million miles per hour that narrowly missed Earth in 2012.
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Scientists have developed a new method for 4D printing which enables production of objects fixed in one shape that can later be changed to take on a new shape.
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Researchers have made a breakthrough in the field of silicon photonics which could help in the development of faster electronics.
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Earth may have been warm enough to support life more than 3 billion years ago, even though the Sun was 20 per cent dimmer than today, a new study has found.
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People are generally happy when they have more sex, but thinking that they are having more sex than other people makes them even happier.
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University of Colorado Boulder astronomers have claimed that "sideline quasars" teamed up with one of the brightest quasars glowing in the universe 11 billion years ago in order to prevent small galaxy formation.
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Dozens of volcanoes spewing sulfur dioxide may be the reason why Earth did not warm as much as scientists expected between 2000 and 2010, researchers have claimed.
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Dogs caring for orphaned kittens or chimps sharing food are all examples of animal altruism.
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A team of researchers has developed a basic robotic building block, which they hope to reproduce in large quantities to develop increasingly complex systems.
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The formation of the Grand Canyon in the United States, has been pushed back 65 million years, to a time dinosaurs roamed the Earth in a new study.
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Researchers have generated the first laser-like beams of X-rays from a tabletop device that is likely to revolutionise developments in medicine, biology and nanotechnology.
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