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Ancient Ocean on Mars Once Held More Water Than Earth’s Arctic Ocean

By |2019-02-28T20:44:32+03:00April 8th, 2015|Categories: Uncommon Science, Universe|Tags: , , |

Mars reveals its secrets, layer after layer. Apparently, it once had a larger quantity than what we surmised. In fact, at one time, Mars had enough water to cover the entire planet in depths of 137 metres. Scientists say this water congregated into an ocean the size of earth’s Artic Ocean, and formed the Ice [...]

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Methane on Mars: Does It Mean There Might Be Life on Red Planet?

By |2019-03-11T20:53:25+03:00December 22nd, 2014|Categories: Uncommon Science, Universe|Tags: , , |

Mars, a planet still firmly lodged in our sights, has pulled us closer with promises of life. So, how does this planet get so much attention? It’s all about methane on Mars! Last year, science proclaimed that the discovery of substantial amounts of methane gas on the red planet was very unlikely. Now, a year [...]

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Nakhla Meteorite May Hold the Secret to Life on Mars

By |2020-07-19T17:00:37+03:00September 25th, 2014|Categories: Uncommon Science, Universe|Tags: , |

Mars has held our curiosity for quite some time. Its similar size to our native planet gives hope that there may be many other similarities. Since its location and temperature also make it seem like an inhabitable planet, we have kept our focus on this astral body. So far, we have found many indications that [...]

Will There Be a Way Back Home for Mars Colonists?

By |2017-01-13T21:52:31+03:00March 21st, 2014|Categories: Futurism & Technology, Uncommon Science, Universe|Tags: , |

When 200,000 people have decided to participate in the Mars One project , aimed to establish the first colony on Mars, they definitely took into account the fact that it would be a one-way trip. They know that they can die even before reaching the planet, and even if they get there, it’s most likely that [...]

Biological Teleportation: Is It Possible to Teleport Living Beings?

By |2020-06-08T16:43:54+03:00March 2nd, 2014|Categories: Futurism & Technology, Medicine & Genetics, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , |

Renowned geneticist Craig Venter, one of the pioneers of synthetic biology, claims that the technologies needed to teleport living beings already exist. However, till now he is talking only about viruses and bacteria. But maybe someday it can be true for humans too. In 1995 a group of scientists from the J. Craig Venter Institute, [...]

The Other Side of Mars Colonization: Potential Dangers of the Red Planet

By |2017-01-13T21:52:41+03:00February 20th, 2014|Categories: Uncommon Science, Universe|Tags: , , |

As the prospect of a permanent colony on Mars is getting closer with every new press release from the Mars One project, it probably makes sense to remember that any person who will move permanently to Mars will most likely die untimely and painful death. Here are some things that are most likely to cause [...]

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Top 5 Scientific Discoveries of 2013 According to National Geographic

By |2019-03-12T00:05:19+03:00January 3rd, 2014|Categories: History & Archaeology, Medicine & Genetics, Uncommon Science, Universe|Tags: , , , , , , |

Science in 2013 played a more important role than ever. At the same time, many intriguing discoveries were made. Here is a list of five major scientific discoveries according to the magazine National Geographic. 1. Space has become more ‘crowded’ In 2013 researchers from California Institute of Technology suggested that there are no less than [...]

10 Most Expected Science and Technology Advances in 2014

By |2017-11-26T17:20:51+03:00December 30th, 2013|Categories: Earth, Futurism & Technology, Medicine & Genetics, Uncommon Science, Universe|Tags: , , , , , , |

New Scientist magazine published a series of articles about the 10 major events that are likely to happen in the field of science and technology in the coming year. Space is getting closer In 2014, two spacecraft that will help people finally reach Mars will be tested. In September, NASA will launch spacecraft Orion, designed [...]