Daily Archives: February 4, 2012

Second Mona Lisa gives hints to original’s lost detail

Does the Mona Lisa have a twin sister? For years, art historians thought a second version of Leonardo Da Vinci’s famous painting was a copy created years after the original. But now that the painting has been restored, it appears … Continue reading

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Why do cells age?

One of the big mysteries in biology is why cells age. Now scientists at the Salk Institute for Biological Studies report that they have discovered a weakness in a component of brain cells that may explain how the aging process … Continue reading

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Biker gets taken out by Buck

Next time you’re out for a relaxing bike ride keep your eyes open for any local wild life. This guy only spotted the Red Hartebeest at the last second, unfortunately a bit too late. – Deskarati -

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Springtime for Martian Dunes

Steep-sloped dunes in Mars’ north polar region are etched with dark streaks and circular bull’s-eye blotches in this image from the HiRISE camera aboard NASA’s Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter, part of the recent PDS release of over 400 new images acquired … Continue reading

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Kilchurn Castle

Kilchurn-Castle

Kilchurn Castle is a ruined 15th century structure on the northeastern end of Loch Awe, in Argyll and Bute, Scotland. It was the ancestral home of the Campbells of Glen Orchy, who later became the Earls of Breadalbane also known as … Continue reading

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