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July 9, 2022
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Space.com

As highly anticipated as these images will be, they aren’t the first photos from the massive space observatory. The James Webb Space Telescope, also known as JWST or Webb, launched on Dec. 25, 2021, and since then, NASA and its partners on the project have …

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Mashable

Dinosaurs are often thought of as creatures thriving in warm climates and lush tropical jungles. But now, new research challenges this idea: Rather, dinosaurs endured freezing temperatures, which ultimately allowed them to reign in the Jurassic.

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CNET

JWST is the long-awaited successor to the Hubble Space Telescope that finally launched on Christmas Day after years of delays. On Friday, NASA revealed the list of cosmic objects that JWST will target …

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CNN

(CNN) This fossil is a sight for saur eyes. Sotheby’s New York announced it will auction the skeleton of a Gorgosaurus, a cousin to the T-Rex, later this month, and it’s estimated to sell for up to $8 million. This member of the Tyrannosaurid family …

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EurekAlert

TORONTO, ON, July 8, 2022 – ROM (Royal Ontario Museum) revealed new research based on a cache of fossils that contains the brain and nervous system of a half-billion-year-old marine predator from the Burgess Shale called Stanleycaris.

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Courthouse News Service

The exceptionally preserved fossils of the Stanleycaris Hirpex revealed something scientists didn’t know the arthropod had: a third eye. Candace Cheung / July 8, 2022. Link copied. Fossil specimen of Stanleycaris hirpex. Dark material inside the head …

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Technology Networks

Depending on the temperature, some of the hydrogenation product decomposed into formaldehyde. The activation energy was also quantified, based on experimental and computational work. These results will be useful for optimizing production of methanol fuel …

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SciTechDaily

“The goal of this technology is to take advantage of the ability of engineered probiotics to infiltrate tumors, while using ultrasound to activate them to release potent drugs inside the tumor,” professor Shapiro says.

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SciTechDaily

These investigations can assist in determining whether any organic molecules contained in Martian delta rocks are biomarkers or abiotic (non-biological) organics. Sample return is one of the most important strategies this mission is using to probe for …

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SciTechDaily

Crews successfully completed the first fully integrated powered testing of the Tropospheric Emissions: Monitoring of Pollution (TEMPO) instrument on Intelsat IS40e on June 30. This testing at Maxar Technologies’ satellite manufacturing facility in Palo …

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