The songs of whales sound like jazz
A special method for analyzing and comparing different sounds, from human speech to the sound of thunder was developed by researchers at the University of California, Merced. And their results showed that the language of whales has a similar structure to jazz music. On the other hand, the sound of thunder is similar to the sounds of classical symphonies.
Bones can be manufactured from polyethylene
There was a material that was created by the Russian scientists from the National University of Science and Technology that can be used to make safe and durable bone, joint, and muscle prostheses. This fact is very hard to believe, but the polyethylene that is normally associated with shopping bags from a supermarket can serve as a material for the best prostheses.
Fish might have emotions
It was proved by a group of international scientists that a fish can have the ability to react emotionally to some environmental factors. In the investigation, scientists exposed the fish to some stress factors and measured their hormone levels
A gigantic planet was found, which surprises all modern scientists
The biggest planet ever known in the Universe was discovered by scientists. A gas giant named NGTS-1b disproves the existing theory of planetary formation. According to the theory, NGTS-1b shouldn’t have appeared. Scientists are puzzled because it seems that the Universe has a lot of surprises for us.
Human saliva can heal wounds
Scientists from Chilean have confirmed that the peptide histatin-1 found in human saliva can help to heal wounds faster. I presume we all knew that as kids. There are possibilities that this substance will probably be used in medicine soon.
Scientists discovered the secret of eternal youth
In New York, the scientists from the Albert Einstein College of Medicine discovered something revolutionary. In the process of aging, laboratory mice developed a new formation in the hypothalamus. If this new formation was removed, the process of aging slowed down. Considering the fact that the scientists decided to slow down the process of aging, it is not necessary to renew the stem cells in the whole body, it’s only enough to renew them in the hypothalamus.
Plants have feelings
Some European scientists have claimed that trees can feel and actually be afraid of animal saliva. They say that the plants begin to resist and produce tannins in order to deter deer. The production of growth hormones is activated later, in order to compensate for the harm.
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