The Higgs Boson is the cornerstone of the new physics – Physics and Mathematics

The Higgs boson is only past history: despite its discovery ten years ago, this famous particle is still the cornerstone of discovering new laws of nature and opening the doors of so-called new physics. Its allies will be the particle accelerators of the future, more powerful and complex, and together they will be able to … Read more

The secret of octopus intelligence lies in the genes of dancing

The secret to octopus intelligence written in DNA (Source: Pixabay) © ANSA / Ansa The unusual intelligence of the octopus can be derived from certain “dancing” genes that are transmitted from one point to another in the DNA: they are also found in the human brain, and can be linked to cognitive abilities such as … Read more

Mood swings and stomach pain, Long Covid in 4 out of 10 children – medicine

Mood swings and stomach aches, 4 out of 10 children suffer from Long-Covid © ANSA / Ansa Long Covid symptoms affect about 4 in 10 children under 14 years of age who are cured of Sars-CoV-2, last at least two months and often involve gastrointestinal disturbances or difficulty concentrating. To study it in depth, the … Read more

First direct evidence of an isolated black hole

Artist’s impression of a lone black hole wandering the Milky Way (Source: ESA/Hubble, Digitized Sky Survey, Nick Risinger skysurvey.org, N. Bartmann) © ANSA/Ansa After six years of observation, the space telescope Hubble NASA and the European Space Agency (ESA) managed to find First live test of having a lone black holewho wanders among the stars … Read more

Discover the mysterious source of radio flashes – space and astronomy

Technical representation of a radio source for fast flashes (Source: Bill Saxton, NRAO/AUI/NSF) © ANSA/Ansa A new mysterious source of a fast radio burst (Frb) has been discovered 3 billion light-years from Earth, which may have just formed: it was identified by the International Coordination Group by LI Di, of the Chinese Academy of Sciences, … Read more

An extinct giant tortoise is believed to live in the Galapagos Islands – News

Photo Fernanda, the only known living specimen of Chelonoidis phantasticus (Source: Galapagos Conservancy) © ANSA/Ansa The Fernandina Island Giant Tortoise (Chelonoidis phantasticus), once thought to be extinct, is still alive in the Galapagos Islands. This is evidenced by the analysis of the DNA of a currently living female specimen called Fernanda, the only one of … Read more

Smallpox monkeys: Spallanzani, only men’s cases in Italy – Medicine

(ANSA) – ROME, June 03 – Cases of monkeypox in Italy have all been registered with men and it is “reasonable” that the virus is transmitted by direct contact during sexual intercourse. That’s what emerges from the article published by National Institute of Infectious Diseases researchers Lazzaro Spallanzani, in yesterday’s issue of Eurosurveillance, the scientific … Read more

Sounds of two binary black holes in a NASA LISTEN remix – Space & Astronomy

The Perseus cluster of galaxies imaged by NASA’s Chandra Orbiting Telescope (Source: NASA) © ANSA/Ansa A few days before the image of the black hole of the Milky Way was captured around the world, a NASA remix made an audio duet of two other black holes: the one in the center of the Perseus cluster … Read more

From researchers at the Vatican Observatory, a new study on the Big Bang – the facts

Two researchers from the Vatican Observatory – the Vatican Astronomical Observatory – have proposed a radically new mathematical understanding of the first moment of the Big Bang. They point to a new technique for understanding how gravity behaves in the early moments of the universe. “This new perspective may revolutionize our understanding of the early … Read more