The largest bacterium in the world was discovered in Guadeloupe

AFP, published on Thursday, June 23, 2022 at 8:37 p.m. It can be caught using tongs: the world’s largest bacterium, 5,000 times larger than its peers and with a more complex structure, was discovered in Guadeloupe, according to a study published Thursday in the journal Science. “Thiomargarita magnifica” measures up to two centimeters, looks like … Read more

Boeing’s Starliner capsule passed the main test, despite some hiccups

The capsule, with no passengers on board, landed Wednesday night in the desert in the American state of New Mexico. The Starliner, Boeing’s space capsule, landed Wednesday night, successfully completing an important test mission for the company, which wants to prove its ability to bring NASA astronauts to the International Space Station (ISS). Read alsoWith … Read more

in Argentina, a predatory dinosaur reveals some secrets

AFP, published on Wednesday, May 04, 2022 at 11:41 am Three years after its discovery in southern Argentina, the fossil of a dinosaur is gradually revealing its secrets: 70 million years old, measuring 10 meters in length, it is a huge predator releasing its prey using sharp, curved claws. The remains of this “megaraptor”, a … Read more

No, the breed of the dog does not predict its behavior.

AFP, published on Thursday, April 28, 2022 at 11:21 pm Everyone knows the Pit Bulls and Rottweilers are aggressive, while the Labradors are friendly. Except for no. According to a new study published Thursday in the prestigious journal Science, these stereotypes of dog breed are largely unfounded. Many behavioral traits can be inherited. But race … Read more