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Here’s what Earth and the Moon demeanour like to a telescope on a Mars orbiter that’s 127 million miles from home

The HiRISE telescopic instrument in circuit around Mars prisoner this perspective of Earth and the Moon, showing continent-size fact on the home planet. (Source: ASA/JPL-Caltech/Univ. of Arizona) (Source: ASA/JPL-Caltech/Univ. of Arizona) Just two days ago, we posted a fantastic picture from the many absolute telescope orbiting Mars showing a fresh blast …

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Experience with Traffic Makes Pigeons Reckless

You competence design city-dwelling birds to be savvy about traffic. Birds didn’t develop around giant, motorized predators done of metal—but once they comprehend how quick a cab or train can bear down on them, they should take heed. A recent study, though, found that pigeons do just the opposite. Travis DeVault is a wildlife biologist …

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A new thing to fear: sinus "fungus balls".

Image: Flickr/David Goehring We suspicion we hit stone bottom with intranasal leeches and intranasal teeth. But this is (amazingly) even some-more nauseating: paranasal sinus mildew balls. Apparently, it’s not terribly peculiar to have balls of fungus, mostly class of Aspergillus, grow in your sinuses. The mildew balls infrequently quit around …

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