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Scientists grew bigger monkey brains with a human gene

Researchers may have replicated the evolutionary moment that set humans apart from other primates. Our big brains set us apart from other primates. Why we have these impressive crania may come down to a specific gene, according to a research….

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The Universe is already in its sixth and final era

From before the Big Bang to the present day, the Universe goes through many eras. Dark energy heralds the final one. The Universe proceeded through many significant stages in its existence, from cosmic expansion to a primordial particle soup to…

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NASA James Webb Target Acquired: A Super-Earth Covered in Lava Oceans

What’s happeningThe new James Webb Space Telescope is nearing completion, and NASA recently revealed some potential discovery targets for the multibillion-dollar machine. Why it mattersThis space-based telescope will provide scientists with unprecedented views of distant objects, providing new data and…