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DNA analysis sheds new light on ancient biblical Dead Sea Scrolls
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Analysis of DNA traces found on fragments of the ancient Dead Sea Scrolls is helping to piece them together, providing new insights into the history of Judaism and Christianity (New Scientist)
Genetically altered human cells can vary their transparency like squid
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Humans cells can be genetically engineered to produce a squid protein that changes how transparent they are, which could lead to see-through patches of tissue (New Scientist)
The entire universe may once have been spinning all over the place
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A strange asymmetry in the rotation of galaxies we see today hints that the early universe may have spun in a complicated dance (New Scientist)
US voting data from millions of people is being traded on the dark web
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High-profile breaches of voting data in the US and other countries have found their way on to the dark web, where they are being traded for as little as $9.99 (New Scientist)
Covid-19 news: Health experts say UK contact tracing not robust enough
01. junij 2020 (17:40)
The latest coronavirus news updated every day including coronavirus cases, the latest news, features and interviews from New Scientist and essential information about the covid-19 pandemic (New Scientist)
UK contact tracing plans criticised as lockdown begins to lift
01. junij 2020 (16:34)
As coronavirus lockdown restrictions are lifted in England, critics say the UK government is moving too quickly and that contact tracing systems designed to slow the spread of the virus aren't yet ready (New Scientist)
People sleep better when their office lets in more natural light
01. junij 2020 (14:32)
When employees work in an office with more natural light they perform better in strategic thinking tests and sleep 37 minutes more per night on average (New Scientist)
People who work in offices with more daylight sleep better at night
01. junij 2020 (14:32)
When employees work in an office with more natural light they perform better in strategic thinking tests and sleep 37 minutes more per night on average (New Scientist)
Parkinson’s disease may spread from brain to gut and vice versa
01. junij 2020 (07:00)
Research in baboons suggests that misfolded proteins linked to Parkinson’s disease can travel from the brain to gut and vice versa – with both routes causing equal amounts of brain cell death (New Scientist)
NASA and SpaceX launch astronauts into new era of private spaceflight
30. maj 2020 (21:21)
On 30 May, SpaceX and NASA pulled off a historic launch – the first private spacecraft to take astronauts into orbit, and the first crewed launch from US soil in 9 years (New Scientist)