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22 discoveries this year changed our understanding of how animals communicate, compete, and defend themselves

As scientists researched the evolution and behaviour of animal species over the last year, our understanding of how many creatures communicate, compete, and defend themselves has changed. New discoveries offered eye-raising insights into the behaviour of sharks, penguins, dogs, and insects, among other species. Researchers discovered this year, for example, […]
22 discoveries this year changed our understanding of how animals communicate, compete, and defend themselves
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The most awe-inspiring scientific discoveries of the 2010s include the first image of a black hole, an exoplanet with water, and a hidden continent

Astronomers, anthropologists, geologists, and many other scientists have made mind-boggling breakthroughs in the last 10 years. Some highlights include work that produced the first image of a black hole, traced what happened to the Neanderthals, and discovered potentially habitable planets outside our solar system. These are 41 of the biggest […]
The most awe-inspiring scientific discoveries of the 2010s include the first image of a black hole, an exoplanet with water, and a hidden continent
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The most mind-boggling scientific discoveries of 2019 include the first image of a black hole, a giant squid sighting, and an exoplanet with water vapour

Astronomers, anthropologists, geologists, and many other scientists made mind-boggling breakthroughs in 2019. Some highlights include work that produced the first image of a black hole, traced the origins of modern humans, and predicted future sea-level rise. These are 26 of the biggest scientific accomplishments of the year. Visit Business Insider’s […]
The most mind-boggling scientific discoveries of 2019 include the first image of a black hole, a giant squid sighting, and an exoplanet with water vapour
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The most mind-blowing, life-altering scientific discoveries of 2018

Scientists made some awesome breakthroughs and discoveries in 2018, in fields including space travel, medicine, archaeology, nutrition, and earth sciences. These are 30 of the most impressive and stunning scientific accomplishments of the year. In 2018, scientists succeeded in some impressive feats: Engineers at SpaceX sent a red sports car […]
The most mind-blowing, life-altering scientific discoveries of 2018
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The 10 wildest animal discoveries of 2018 (so far)

The animal kingdom just keeps getting wilder. It’s hard to believe that scientists are still finding entirely new species in 2018, but a prehistoric marsupial lion, a shark with cartoon eyes, and a wasp with built-in armour are just a few of the creatures that have been discovered right under […]
The 10 wildest animal discoveries of 2018 (so far)
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The wildest scientific discoveries of 2017

2017 was a year of discovery: NASA started using reusable rockets, patients started treating cancer using only their own cells, and scientists discovered the Earth’s lost eighth continent. Here are some of the wildest, coolest, most promising science finds of the year. An international team of 32 scientists found a […]
The wildest scientific discoveries of 2017