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 Dew on a leaf

Scientists find way to pull electricity out of humidity in air - study

 This photo of Jupiter, taken from the Hubble Space Telescope on June 27, 2019, features the Great Red Spot, a storm the size of Earth that has been raging for hundreds of years.

How does Jupiter appear in different colors?

 More morning-oriented individuals may benefit from higher psychological wellbeing thanks to both personality characteristics and attitudes toward religion.

'Morning people' happier, more religious than 'night owls' - study

 Head of European herring gull (Larus argentatus).

Gulls choose what to eat by imitating humans - study

 This artist's concept of lightning distribution in Jupiter's northern hemisphere incorporates a JunoCam image from the NASA spacecraft Juno with artistic embellishments. Data from NASA's Juno mission indicates that most of the lightning activity on Jupiter is near its poles.

NASA spacecraft documents how Jupiter's lightning resembles Earth's

 The planet Uranus (Illustrative)

NASA scientists study Uranus, find polar cyclone - study

 Hand-colored lithograph published by Currier & Ives in 1876. This is probably the most widely distributed illustration of the experiment. Franklin is wrongly shown to be holding the string in one hand above the point to which the key is attached.

Shocking: Pictures of Ben Franklin's kite experiment make major error - study

 A dinosaur is seen in prehistoric times in this artistic illustration.

Dinosaurs could understand other visual perspectives, viewpoints - study

The Scojen Synthetic Biology Institute will be located in the new Drahi Innovation Building in Reichman University.

Israel's Reichman U. launches molecular biology, engineering institute

 An asteroid is seen passing the Earth in this artistic illustration.

Asteroid the size of 20 bald eagles to pass close to Earth Monday - NASA

 An Ancient Egyptian coffin lid undergoes a CT scan at Shaare Zedek Medical Center, May 21, 2023.

Ancient Egypt coffins undergo CT scan at Shaare Zedek Medical Center


Human shield: Some animals use people to ward off larger predators, study finds

 Close up of a golden jackal in the Golan Heights.

Israeli jackals in Golan Heights show signs of domestication, study finds

 Silhouette of a couple kissing (illustrative)

Humanity’s earliest recorded kiss occurred in Mesopotamia 4,500 years ago - study

Exoplanet LP 791-18 d, illustrated in this artist’s concept

NASA finds Earth-sized exoplanet that may be covered in volcanoes

 An asteroid is seen passing by the Earth in a flyby (Illustrative).

Asteroid the size of 18 walruses to pass Earth on Sunday - NASA

 Museum visitors walk beneath the skeleton of Patagotitan mayorum as it goes on display as part of the new 'Titanosaur: Life as the Biggest Dinosaur' exhibit at Natural History Museum in London, Britain April 1, 2023.

Long-necked dinosaur fossil found by Argentine scientists is one of biggest ever

 This illustration shows a stage in the predicted merger between our Milky Way galaxy and the neighboring Andromeda galaxy, as it will unfold over the next several billion years. In this image, representing Earth's night sky in 3.75 billion years, Andromeda (left) fills the field of view

Milky Way may not be the shape we thought - study

 Ethiopian wolf (Illustrative)

Endangered African carnivore lived in Ethiopia for 1.5 million years - study

 Antibiotics (illustrative)

Rediscovered antibiotic shows potential against multidrug resistant infections - study

Underwater photo

US Professor breaks the record for longest time living underwater

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