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Physicists Discover New Type Of Particle Using Large Hadron Collider

SYRACUSE, N.Y. (UPI) — A new and exotic atomic particle — one that doesn’t mesh with traditional particle physics models — has been discovered by researchers at Syracuse University. The discovery was made as part of the Large Hadron Collider beauty Collaboration, a multinational research project aimed at finding and studying new quantum forces and […]

Biologists Detail Four New Deep-Sea ‘killer Sponges’

MONTEREY, Calif. (UPI) — Carnivorous sponges are the venus flytraps of the ocean floor; they’re also exceedingly rare. Scientists have only discovered seven since the first was observed 20 years ago. But now, marine biologists have found and studied in great depth four new species found off the California coast, from the Pacific Northwest to […]

Low Blood Sugar May Incite Marital Conflict

COLUMBUS, Ohio (UPI) — Low blood sugar can lead to feelings of anxiety and irritability — sweaty palms, a racing heartbeat, dizziness, extreme hunger and other symptoms. A drop in blood sugar can also make humans more likely to lash out at their spouses or significant others. That according to researchers at Ohio State. “People […]

New Technology Helps Paleontologists See Ice-Age Bee In Intricate Detail

LOS ANGELES (UPI) — Scientists in California recently used CT scanning technology to capture remarkably detailed photos of an Ice Age bee, preserved in a nest of ancient leaves. The Megiachile gentiles specimen — a species of bee that’s still alive today — was first excavated from Los Angeles’ La Brea tar pits in the […]

New Fossil Shows Ancient Spiders Had Extra Eyes

MANCHESTER, England (UPI) — Using advanced infrared imaging technologies, researchers from the American Museum of Natural History and the University of Manchester, in England, were able to see a 305-million-year-old harvestman fossil in remarkable detail. In analyzing the ancient creepy crawler, scientists found that the harvestman didn’t have just one set of eyes; they found […]

Snowy Owl Sightings Not A Concern, Experts Say

MONTPELIER, Vt. (UPI) — An increase in the number of snowy owl sightings in the United States shouldn’t be a cause for concern, experts say. It’s normal for the snow-white owls to be seen migrating south this time of year, but in 2014 there has been an abnormally large number of sightings as far south […]

Scientists Offer New Method For Prioritizing The Conservation Of Endangered Birds

SHEFFIELD, England (UPI) — Ornithologists have developed a list of 600 birds from around the world that are all at risk of extinction. Now more than ever, the scientists say, humans need to get serious about protecting these vulnerable species and conserving their shrinking habitats. But with so many threatened species, how do we choose […]

Scientists May Have Spotted The First Exomoon

SOUTH BEND, Ind. (UPI) — NASA-funded researchers think they may have spotted an “exomoon,” a moon orbiting a planet outside our solar system. Though they may never know for sure. The astronomers say it’s near impossible to confirm what they saw, but they say the sort-of-sighting may help them find other exomoons in the future. […]

Ancient Scroll Mentioning Wife Of Jesus Is The Real Deal, Scientists Say

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (UPI) — When a fragment of ancient papyrus scroll mentioning a wife of Jesus emerged in 2012, there was plenty of disagreement over its authenticity. Much of the theological world dismissed it as a forgery, and some academics agreed. But now, a new study published this week in the Harvard Theological Review suggests […]

Dachshund Puppy ‘Mini-Winnie’ Becomes First Cloned Dog In U.K.

LONDON (UPI) — For many dog-lovers, the fading moments of their favorite pooch’s life are painfully sad. They’d give anything for another 10 or 15 years with their beloved canine companion — anything to turn back the clocks and take that happy pup on a walk for the first time. Now, for a little more […]

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