Egypt’s oldest mummy and its oldest city unveiled

Egypt’s oldest mummy and its oldest city unveiled

Mummification was an important part of Ancient Egyptian culture and religion, believed to ensure the soul’s journey to the afterlife. This week, Egyptian archaeologists have discovered what “may be the oldest and most complete mummy found in Egypt to date.”...
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Three quarters of Americans do not exercise enough, new study finds

Three quarters of Americans do not exercise enough, new study finds

“Regular physical activity is one of the most important things people can do to improve their health,” said the secretary of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, CDC. The organisation published a report on Tuesday, and found that only...
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Rare green comet last visible 50,000 years ago, can soon be seen with the naked eye

Rare green comet last visible 50,000 years ago, can soon be seen with the naked eye

A green comet that orbits the sun every 50,000 years, is currently passing through the inner solar system, closing to Earth. The C/2022 E3 (ZTF) comet, discovered last year in March by Zwicky Transient Facility (ZTF), is already visible through...
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Greenland records highest temperatures in a millennium

Greenland records highest temperatures in a millennium

Greenland, the world’s largest island, located between the Arctic and Atlantic Oceans, is facing the hottest temperatures in at least the last 1,000 years. A new ice core study showed that rising temperatures are caused by global warming. Ice cores...
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‘European gateway to space’ inaugurated in Sweden

‘European gateway to space’ inaugurated in Sweden

An orbital launch complex for satellites opened on Friday, in Sweden located in the very north, above the Arctic Circle. Esrange Space Center became mainland Europe’s first satellite launch complex and is meant to supplement and strength current capabili...
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NASA says 2022 was one of the warmest years on record

NASA says 2022 was one of the warmest years on record

According to data from NASA’s Goddard Institute for Space Studies (GISS) and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), 2022 was the fifth warmest year on record while in some parts of the world was the warmest ever. Overall, the...
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The world’s first vaccine for honeybees approved by USDA

The world’s first vaccine for honeybees approved by USDA

The US Department of Agriculture has granted conditional approval for the use of the first ever honey bee vaccination to prevent insects from a lethal bacterial disease. Honey bees are known for their honey-making abilities and their role as pollinators...
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