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A “Super-Earth” Orbiting the Nearest Star to the Sun?

Super-Earth Orbiting the Nearest Star to the Sun

A research work published in the journal Science Advances suggests that there could be a “Super-Earth” orbiting Proxima Centauri; a low-mass star located some 4.244 light-years away from the Sun in the southern constellation of Centaurus. This was suggested by the team comprising Mario Damasso and colleagues which analyzed the cyclical changes of the light emitted by the star Proxima

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The Notorious Black Widow Spiders

The Black Widow Spiders

The Black widow spiders are much feared because of their venom: a scary 15 times stronger than a rattlesnake! These notorious creatures are identified by a colored, hourglass-shaped mark on their abdomens. Found in temperate regions around the world, if bites a human, can cause muscle aches, nausea, and a paralysis of the diaphragm. It’s bites can be deadly for

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