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Hubble Telescope Discover's Exoplanet Kicked Off by its Star

The research of the solar system with HD 106906 at its core began in May this year in order to see exactly how the evolutionary process of a young solar system actually progresses. Kalas said that our own belt of comets, the Kuiper belt, lost fraction of its mass and resulted in many exoplanets millions of years back. Rajan suggests it might stay put, but there's a chance the planet could become one of the many untethered worlds that roam the galaxy without home stars-planets adrift in a sea ...

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Human Brains Not Distinctly Male Or Female

It is likely the first study to research the sex differences in the entire human brain instead of single features such as size or grey matter, according to NDTV . For instance, though the left hippocampus was usually larger in men than in women, there were a few women for whom this area was larger than the average for men.

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Driverless Cars Will Compete in Formula E Races

Every Formula E race will be preceded by a self-driving cars competition, which will perform in the same circuits in major cities around the world. The races will take place before each Forumla E Race, there will be a total of 10 teams and each will have two driverless cars.

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Virginia Tech a big victor in hiring Memphis coach Justin Fuente

The news was made public by multiple reports during Virginia Tech's game with UVa on Saturday afternoon, but it is expected that Memphis Head Coach Justin Fuente will be the successor to Frank Beamer in Blacksburg. The Cavaliers appeared to be on the road to improvement five years ago, finishing 8-5 and with a loss in the Chick-fil-A Bowl, but failed to follow that up despite gains in recruiting in the ensuing seasons.

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64-Year-Old Albatross Is Oldest Known Bird To Lay An Egg

Wisdom left soon after mating, but we expect her back any day now to lay her egg. Wisdom has been flying to Hawaii's Midway Atoll to raise chicks year after year since 1956 when scientists first started tracking her. It's thought Wisdom has notched up around 6m ocean miles of flight. "It is very humbling to think that she has been visiting Midway for at least 64 years".

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World's Biggest Cloning Factory Claims to Have the Technology to Clone Human

However, cloning humans comes with a broad scope of ethical and moral dilemmas that modern society may not yet be willing to face. "The technology is already there", said Dr. The company aims to produce one million cows by 2020. It may even help rescue endangered species from the brink of extinction. "Unfortunately, currently, the only way to have a child is to have it be half its mum, half its dad", Xu said.