Scientists made a counterintuitive discovery about the Amazon rainforest – Inverse
A study in Science Advances reveals some puzzling ecological traits in the wettest regions of the Amazon, suggesting the rainforest is tougher than we think.
When it comes to climate change
and the Amazon rainforest, the news is never good. Through 2019 and 2020, the news has been dominated by images of forestsablaze, and a land wracked by climate change and illegal logging.
But there’s still a lot scientists don’t yet know about the mysterious Amazon.
A new study published Friday in Science Advances is a case in point. In the study, scientists reveal some puzzling ecological traits in the wettest regions of the Amazon, suggesting the rainforest may…
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The Celeston 114AZ is a 114mm Newtonian reflector telescope that’s suitable for beginners. It comes with a StarPointer…
Laser fusion reactor approaches ‘burning plasma’ milestone – Science Magazine
After a decade, National Ignition Facility nears a self-heated, sustained reaction, though net energy gain is still elusive
In the target chamber of the National Ignition Facility, 192 laser beams are focused on pellets of fusion fuel the size of peppercorns.
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
By Daniel CleryNov. 23, 2020 , 10:45 AM
In October 2010, in a building the size of three U.S. football fields, researchers at the Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory powered up 192 laser beams, focused their energy into a pulse with the punch of a speeding truck, and fired it at a pellet of nuclear fuel the size of a peppercorn….
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