Articles and researches

January 7, 2020

The best skywatching moments of January | MNN

The year 2020 is expected to provide an amazing array of skywatching opportunities, as MNN’s Michael d’Estries made clear. Nearly every night of the year, the […]
January 7, 2020

Enviva provides special donation toward forest conservation in North Carolina | MNN

Enviva, the world’s largest producer of sustainably sourced wood pellets, recently made a sizeable donation to the North Carolina Tree Farm Program (NCTFP) to keep the […]
January 7, 2020

Everything we thought we knew about dark energy might be wrong | MNN

Dark energy is a theoretical form of energy that physicists use to explain how our universe appears to be expanding at an accelerated rate. It’s a […]
January 7, 2020

Ghostly remains of massive Roman shipwreck found in Mediterranean | MNN

Researchers exploring the eastern Mediterranean Sea using advanced sonar technology have uncovered one of the largest Roman shipwrecks ever discovered. The ancient merchant vessel lies at […]
January 7, 2020

How exoskeletons are strengthening Japan’s workforce | MNN

An aging population with fewer young people is an issue many countries will be dealing with in the coming decades, but Japan has already reached this […]
January 7, 2020

Why do these chimps like to throw rocks at trees? | MNN

Researchers recently discovered some unusual behavior in chimps living in the forests of West Africa. An adult male in the wild would pick up a rock, […]
January 7, 2020

60 ways to live a longer life | MNN

Back in the 13th century, English philosopher and scientist Roger Bacon proposed that aging was caused by the waning of vital spirit, or “innate moisture.” To […]
January 7, 2020

Rural community that lost two coal mines is now teaching kids to install solar panels | MNN

Colorado’s Delta County is named after a delta of arable land in the western Rocky Mountains, formed by the confluence of the Gunnison and Uncompahgre rivers. […]