Thursday, June 08, 2023 1:26 AM ET
6 hours agoRivers & Oceans
6 hours agoDying stars build humongous 'cocoons' that shake the fabric of space-time - By - Briley Lewis - published - 7 June 23 - New simulations show that dying stars release enormous "cocoons" of gas that may rattle with space-time ripples called gravitational waves.
7 hours agoPrimordial steroids solve long-standing mystery about how the 1st complex life-forms evolved - By - Stephanie Pappas - published - 7 June 23 - Compounds from 1.6 billion years ago reveal a microbial transition that set the stage for much of today's life on Earth.
12 hours agoJames Webb Space Telescope discovers oldest organic molecules in the known universe, 12 billion light-years from Earth - By - Joanna Thompson - published - 7 June 23 - Astronomers using the James Webb Space Telescope discovered evidence of complex organic molecules in a galaxy 12.3 billion light-years away - the furthest and oldest ever detected.
12 hours agoPrimates have been masturbating for at least 40 million years - By - Hannah Osborne - published - 7 June 23 - Researchers reconstructed the evolutionary origins of primate masturbation and found it was an ancestral trait that goes back to the ancestor of all moneys and apes.
12 hours ago'Virgin birth' recorded in crocodile for 1st time ever - By - Hannah Osborne - published - 6 June 23 - The American crocodile had been isolated in a reptile park enclosure for 16 years when she laid a clutch of eggs.
1 day agoAlligators & Crocodiles
1 day agoOrcas rip rudder off boat and follow it all the way to port, in 1st known attack of its kind - By - Sascha Pare - published - 6 June 23 - Previous reported interactions between orcas and sailboats followed a clear pattern, with the animals losing interest and swimming away once they had broken the rudder.
1 day agoMan survives crocodile attack by prying its jaws off his head. How did he escape such a powerful bite? By - Kiley Price - published - 6 June 23 - In Australia, a man recently survived a crocodile attack. An expert explains how the man likely escaped.
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