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    How old are the atoms of the Earth?

    Quora: How old are the Atoms on Earth? Ahh, time. Humans have grappled with time for… a long time. This is actually a really hard question—for very philosophical reasons. When you think about it, for most of human history, the very concept of “age” really described large-scale, molecular processes. Seasons change. Plants grow. Cells replicate. […] More

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    Dark Matter Doesn’t Exist

    Is Time Running Out on Dark Matter? Dark matter fails to materialize yet again. The fundamental problem is this: if a theory is confirmable but not falsifiable, it’s not a scientific theory.   More

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    Final Answer: The EmDrive Is A Fake

    Science says the EmDrive is a fake. Its creator designed the EmDrive as an engine for space travel. The EmDrive uses a RF resonant cavity thruster. This should create thrust without any propellant. Traveling around and carrying all your fuel with you gets very expensive, and a propellant-less thruster would change space travel forever. Unfortunately, […] More

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    60-Year Mystery About Van Allen Belts Solved By Students

    Finally, scientists have solved a 60-year-old mystery about Earth’s Van Allen radiation belts, thanks to a tiny orbiting satellite and students at the University of Colorado Boulder. Published in Nature, the study looked at the source of high-energy electrons in Earth’s inner radiation belt. The Van Allen belts are two large belts of radiation that surround […] More

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    This Pluto Flyover Video Gave Me Goosebumps!

    The New Horizons craft visited Pluto and its moon, Charon, last year. The photos transmitted back were jaw-dropping. They even strung together a few photos taken a short time apart, which showed New Horizons’ Pluto approach. But a few photos don’t make video. Unfortunately. Video, of course, takes longer to transmit. And now, after almost […] More