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Scientific News

Lunar Eclipse

First lunar eclipse of the New Year is today

The first lunar eclipse of the New Year will be shown to the people tonight (Jan 10). However, it appears to be a shadow eclipse to Sri Lanka. Professor Chandana Jayaratne, Professor of Astronomy at the University of Colombo said that it will be visible from 10.00 pm tonight to 1.42 am tomorrow. He further said that four other lunar eclipses and two

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Climate change and self-harm are investigated in a new study

The world is in danger of climate change

Scientists have warned that the world is at risk of climate change. Research by a team of 11,000 scientists representing 153 countries has found that governments around the world have failed to mitigate the impacts of climate change. Scientists who have been using the data for 40 years have added that the global community will suffer from the effects

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Green Tea

Green Tea

Green tea is a tea made from the scientific name of Camelia sinensis. Chemicals included are Catechin Epicatechin, Epigallo Catechin, Epigallocatechin Gallate. These are very active antioxidants. It also regulates the blood glucose level and cholesterol level in the body. These are highly effective antioxidants and have anti-cancer properties. Green

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Children born in space

Children born in space

Scientists have studied various pregnant animals, including salamanders, fish, and rats, but pregnant women have not been sent to space. More than 60 women have been in space, but none have been pregnant during the trip. But with the talk of future space colonies and cities on Mars, there may be a chance to have children in space or somewhere beyond

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