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New Fossil Species Named After Mick Jagger’s Lips

Eric Hopton for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Aging UK rock group The Rolling Stones and their lead singer Mick Jagger seem to have been around forever and the excesses of a lifetime of stardom are etched on their faces.…

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Scientists Achieve First Successful Brain-To-Brain Communication In Humans

Chuck Bednar for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Researchers have taken telepathic communication out of the realm of science fiction and into reality, successfully demonstrating that a simple message can be sent directly from the brain of one person to…

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Massive New Species Of Titanosaur Discovered In Argentina

Chuck Bednar for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online A gigantic and remarkably complete dinosaur skeleton belongs to a new species that was 85 foot long and weighed a reported 65 tons during its lifetime, according to new research appearing in…

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Scientists Discover Mite Species Living, Eating, Sleeping And Fornicating On Human Faces

Chuck Bednar for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online There are mites crawling all over your face right now, and it doesn’t matter what you do or how hard you wash or how much soap you use, you can’t get rid…

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Scientists Solve The Mystery Of Death Valley’s “Sailing Stones”

Chuck Bednar for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online For nearly 80 years, scientists have been puzzled by the “sailing stones” of Death Valley National Park – massive rocks, some weighing 500 pounds or more, that inexplicably have long trails behind…

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Are We Living Inside A 2-D Hologram? – Fermilab Experiment To Test The Nature Of The Universe

John Hopton for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online A unique experiment at the U.S. Department of Energy’s Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory (Fermilab) will look at the very structure of our universe and answer some big questions - including whether we…

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Brain-In-A-Jar Science: Zombie Ant Fungus Know The Brains Of Their Hosts

Chuck Gill, Penn State A parasitic fungus that reproduces by manipulating the behavior of ants emits a cocktail of behavior-controlling chemicals when encountering the brain of its natural target host, but not when infecting other ant species, a new study…

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Discovery Of Genetic Secret “Recipe” For How Lizards Regrow Their Tails Could Help Human Recovery

John Hopton for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Researchers at Arizona State University have taken a giant step towards uncovering the genetic secrets behind lizards’ ability to regrow their own tails, and believe the knowledge could be used to stimulate…

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Fluorine Used In Toothpaste Formed In Dying Stars

John Hopton for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online From ancient, dying stars to our toothbrushes, the chemical element fluorine which is used in toothpaste was formed in stars of the same type as our sun billions of years ago, scientists…

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US Officials Rule That Monkey Selfies Cannot Be Copyrighted

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Bad news for the British photographer who allowed a curious monkey to take a selfie using his equipment – or, indeed, any of us looking to allow wild animals to borrow…