Could Consciousness Exist Beyond Matter? (Weekend Feature)
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by Daily Galaxy Editorial Staff
3w ago
  Does human consciousness exist separate from matter, or is it embodied in the body –a critical player in anything that has to do with mind? “We are not thinking machines that feel; rather, we are feeling machines that think.” answers neuroscientist Antonio Damasio,  who pioneered the field of embodied consciousness –the bodily origins of […] The post Could Consciousness Exist Beyond Matter? (Weekend Feature) appeared first on The Daily Galaxy ..read more
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Gargantuan Flare –From Proxima Centauri Sun’s Nearest Neighbor
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by Jackie Faherty
3w ago
  Jackie Faherty, astrophysicist, Senior Scientist with AMNH via Carnegie Institution for Science. Jackie was formerly a NASA Hubble Fellow at the Carnegie Institution for Science A team of astronomers spotted an extreme outburst, or flare, from the Sun’s nearest neighbor–the star Proxima Centauri, a “red dwarf” with about one-eighth the mass of our Sun., […] The post Gargantuan Flare –From Proxima Centauri Sun’s Nearest Neighbor appeared first on The Daily Galaxy ..read more
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First Contact, an Alien Encounter to Do Quantum Universes Really Exist? (The Galaxy Report)
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by Daily Galaxy Editorial Staff
3w ago
  Today’s stories include JWST Eyes on Titan to Alien water worlds with oceans 500 times deeper than Earth’s to NASA boss sounds alarm on China’s moon ambitions, and much more. Do quantum universes really exist? asks Paul Sutter for Live Science.–In some interpretations of quantum mechanics, such as the Many-Worlds interpretation or the Pilot […] The post First Contact, an Alien Encounter to Do Quantum Universes Really Exist? (The Galaxy Report) appeared first on The Daily Galaxy ..read more
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Milky-Way Mystery Signal: A Gravitational Wave, Cosmic String, or Primordial Black Hole?
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by Avi Shporer
1M ago
  In 1993 Stephen Hawking proposed in Black Holes and Baby Universes that there might be “primordial black holes which were formed in the early universe that could be less than the size of the nucleus of an atom, yet their mass could be a billion tons, the mass of Mount Fuji. A black hole […] The post Milky-Way Mystery Signal: A Gravitational Wave, Cosmic String, or Primordial Black Hole? appeared first on The Daily Galaxy ..read more
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Our Best Wishes for the New Year!
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by Daily Galaxy Editorial Staff
1M ago
  “The Fireworks Galaxy”, NGC 6946, above is a nearby neighbor to the Milky Way, located approximately 10 million light-years away in the Cepheus constellation. This image was captured as part of the Spitzer Infrared Nearby Galaxy Survey (SINGS) Legacy Project using the telescope’s Infrared Array Camera (IRAC). Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech/R. Kennicutt (U. of Ariz./Inst. of […] The post Our Best Wishes for the New Year! appeared first on The Daily Galaxy ..read more
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Electric Dark Matter: “Lives in Our Solar System”
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by Maxwell Moe
1M ago
  Maxwell Moe, astrophysicist, NASA Einstein Fellow, University of Arizona via Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics, Nature, and Julian Munoz “You’ve heard of electric cars and e-books, but now we are talking about electric dark matter,” said Julian Munoz of Harvard University. “However, this electric charge is on the very smallest of scales.” “We are constraining […] The post Electric Dark Matter: “Lives in Our Solar System” appeared first on The Daily Galaxy ..read more
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China Unveils Plans for Largest Optical Telescope in Asia to Something Weird is Happening at the Edge of the Solar System (The Galaxy Report)
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by Daily Galaxy Editorial Staff
1M ago
    Today’s stories include If Aliens Contact Humanity, Who Decides What We Do Next to A Mind-Blowing Experiment Just Showed How Life’s Ingredients Formed in Outer Space, and much more. If aliens contact humanity, who decides what we do next?–Scientists setting up ‘post-detection hub’ in Scotland are concerned humans would react ‘like headless chickens’, […] The post China Unveils Plans for Largest Optical Telescope in Asia to Something Weird is Happening at the Edge of the Solar System (The Galaxy Report) appeared first on The Daily Galaxy ..read more
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Are We Sorely Underestimating How Far We are From Discovering of Alien Life?
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by Avi Shporer
1M ago
    Avi Shporer, Research Scientist, MIT Kavli Institute for Astrophysics and Space Research via Sara Walker, Christopher Kempes, David Krakauer, Slate, and The Santa Fe Institute.  Avi was formerly a NASA Sagan Fellow at the Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) “It could be that whatever theory we uncover to explain life may similarly have a […] The post Are We Sorely Underestimating How Far We are From Discovering of Alien Life? appeared first on The Daily Galaxy ..read more
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The Cosmic Dawn: Epic Turning Point in History of the Universe (Holiday Feature)
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by Maxwell Moe
1M ago
  “There are precious few fossil relics of the early Universe,” Brian Keating, Chancellor’s Distinguished Professor of Physics at UC San Diego, and author of Think Like a Nobel Prize Winner,” told The Daily Galaxy. “Just after the Big Bang,” Keating explained, “came the epoch of Big Bang nucleosynthesis, ending a few minutes later. The […] The post The Cosmic Dawn: Epic Turning Point in History of the Universe (Holiday Feature) appeared first on The Daily Galaxy ..read more
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The Event That Ushered in the Rise of Homo Sapiens (Holiday Weekend Feature)
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by Avi Shporer
1M ago
  Avi Shporer, Research Scientist, with the MIT Kavli Institute for Astrophysics and Space Research via Sean Gulick,  The Atlantic and The BBC  “All these fossils occur in a layer no more than 10cm thick,” said palaeontologist Ken Lacovara of the Chicxulub impact that ended the dinosaur epoch. “They died suddenly and were buried quickly. […] The post The Event That Ushered in the Rise of Homo Sapiens (Holiday Weekend Feature) appeared first on The Daily Galaxy ..read more
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