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Dark Energy is, Anyway? Almost Certainly Yes, Say Scientists


Dark Energy is, Anyway? Almost Certainly Yes, Say Scientists.

When it comes to a topic as controversial as the existence of mysterious dark energy, which is believed to fuel the accelerated expansion of the universe, a categorical answer to the question „or not” it is difficult to give. But recently, an Anglo-German team of experts said that there is likelihood that dark energy is 99.996%.

Dark energy is, anyway?  Almost certainly yes, say scientists

    At this conclusion was reached after two years of research, scientists at the University of Portsmouth, UK, and University of Munich, Germany. In other words, dark energy is as likely to be as Higgs – whose long-awaited discovery was announced this year at CE RN specialists with similar probability.



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Scris de pe Septembrie 14, 2012 în Science

 

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Mysterious Object: The Oldest Work of Abstract Art or a Means of Communication? | Trifter


Mysterious Object: The Oldest Work of Abstract Art or a Means of Communication? | Trifter.

    The oldest object in the world that bears traces of scrijelituri made deliberately was discovered in a cave in South Africa. Ocher fragment is as old as 100,000 years and has 23 slots, but their purpose is a mystery to scientists.

Mysterious object: the oldest work of abstract art or a means of communication?

Ocher is a yellow-red clay, very rich in iron oxides. It is one of the first natural pigments used by people in the artistic process, some researchers refer to it as “pencil cave people”.

Read more: http://trifter.com/africa/south-africa/mysterious-object-the-oldest-work-of-abstract-art-or-a-means-of-communication/#ixzz1oXzrvCPT

 

 
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Scris de pe Martie 8, 2012 în News, Science, Society

 

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