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Sir Isaac Newton is getting the royal treatment in space after a British-born astronaut carried a picture of the 17th century scientist and a chip from his famous apple tree up with him to space.
The famous apple tree that inspired Sir Isaac Newton to discover the laws of gravity is about to embark on a journey that would surely have turned Newtonâ€™s world upside-down.
In most animal species, males and females show obvious differences in body size.
Canaries that hear poor songs as juveniles nevertheless sing rather normal songs as adults.
- A young chicken: also used as a pet name for children.