5000 eyes on the cosmos

Over the next five years, no less than 5000 optical fiber “eyes” will capture the light of millions of different celestial objects, mainly galaxies, but also quasars and some stars….

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Artificial intelligence could predict our emotional responses to music

Machine learning algorithms could use factors like frequency, rhythm, and harmony to predict people’s emotional responses to different songs, according to a new study from the University of Southern California….

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Botswana, our ancestral homeland

Mankind is said to have originated in a southern African region of northern Botswana, according to a study by Australian and South African scientists published in Nature. The work done by…

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narcissists are probably happier than the rest of us: study

Although they may have illusions of grandeur over their own importance and not feel shame and empathy, narcissists are probably happier than most people around them, say Irish psychologists. Often…

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A new cancer immunotherapy strategy developed

A cell therapy that amplifies the immune response of T cells against cancerous tumors was developed by Canadian scientists associated with the Maisonneuve-Rosemont Hospital Research Center (HMR) and the Université…

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