Space-trash satellite clears junk for first timeThe world now has a much-needed, refuse-collection service - in space.The British-designed satellite, known as RemoveDEBRIS, was designed to remove potentially dangerous pieces of trash orbiting around the Earth.The satellite comes equipped with a net and harpoon, and is the first practical attempt to clean up space trash.During its trial in space on Sunday, the garbage net shot out of the spacecraft and caught the junk, before dragging it into a…See More
Terrifying ‘Fire Tornado’ Wreaks Havoc On FirefightersA terrifying moment for Canadian firefighters was caught on video last month when a 200-foot-tall fire tornado literally sucked a hose into the sky and then melted it before their eyes. “Fire tornado destroyed our line,” wrote Instagram user M.C. “It threw burning logs across our guard for 45 minutes and pulled our hose 100 plus ft. in the air before melting it. That’s definitely a first.” Fire tornadoes are caused by a dangerous mix of heat…See More
Ancient altar reveals Mayan 'Game of Thrones' dynastyA 1,500 year old Mayan altar discovered in a small archeological site in northern Guatemala is drawing comparisons to popular fantasy drama television series "Game of Thrones" for its descriptions of the Kaanul dynasty's political strategies aimed at bringing entire cities under its control.The altar, carved out of limestone and weighing around one ton was found at the La Corona archeological site in the jungle region close to the borders…See More
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When they looked at the injured plants under a microscope, they could see in real-time as the signal spread across the plant in a matter of minutes. Similar…"
Mutant Plant Glows When Attacked | National GeographicWhen plants are wounded, they send out warning signals that spread to other leaves, raising the alarm and activating defense mechanisms for the undamaged areas. Now, researchers have captured this burst of activity in a set of mesmerizing videos that are helping to explain the tricky topic of plant “intelligence.”When plants are wounded, they send out warning signals that spread to other leaves, raising the alarm and activating defense…See More
"This picture reminded me of a time when I used to feed a squirrel, with pecans from my pecan ice cream, also, when I lived in a second floor of a house in New York, and she knew my timing and there she was waiting for me every afternoon... First I…"
Thank you Carmen. I fell in love with the group. It has beautiful things in the group. I hope I can find some discussions to add to it too. I see you and I have the same theme, lol. It is beautiful isn't it lol.