Life On Earth Probably Began Thanks To A ‘Modified’ Version Of Modern DNA

Understanding the origins of life, and why (so far) only Earth is home to nearly infinite forms of life is perhaps one of the greatest mysteries of the universe. To understand why and how life came to be, scientists spend a lifetime researching, experimenting and studying. DNA is of great importance, but what if there was something more? What if before DNA, something else played a crucial role in the development of life? We know… Seguir leyendo

Scientists Find Our Sun’s Identical Twin — And It May Have Earth 2.0 Orbiting It

The idea that our sun has a nearly identical twin somewhere in the universe has long been suggested by experts. Image Credit: ipicgr / Pixabay. CC0 Creative Commons Until now, that idea remained just another cosmic theory. Now, an international team of scientists seems to have discovered our Sun’s identical twin, both by age and chemical composition.  And the researchers emphasize that it is not a simple brother, but a solar twin. Even more interesting… Seguir leyendo

The First UFO Sighting On The Moon Occurred In 1668, And Its Recorded In NASA’s Archive

Throughout the Middle Ages, visions of strange happenings were nearly always attributed to God or to the supernatural. What people couldn’t explain was immediately elevated in the statue to the divine. As society advanced and as new technologies came into existence, everything began changing, and critical thinking was slowly taking over society. Moving into the early modern period of the 17th century, people started to look more and more toward science and the stars for… Seguir leyendo