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Earth-Sized Exoplanet Discovered

The collection of rocky planets orbiting distant stars has just grown by one, and the latest discovery is the most intriguing one to date. The newfound world, although hot as an oven, is cool enough to potentially host an atmosphere. If it does, it’s close enough (only 39 light-years away) that we could study that … Continue reading

Scientists have found that memories may be passed down through generations in our DNA

Soul Surfing World News reports that memories and traumatic experiences may be passed down from one generation to the next through our DNA, possibly indicating a source for such disorders as phobias, anxiety and post-traumatic stress disorder. Soul Surfing World News New research from Emory University School of Medicine, in Atlanta, has shown that it … Continue reading