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'Revolutionary' discovery of world's oldest DNA breaks million-year record

‘Revolutionary’ discovery of world’s oldest DNA breaks million-year record

Reconstruction of the Kap København formation two million years ago at a time when the temperature was significantly warmer than the far north of Greenland today. 1 credit A new ‘game-changing’ chapter in evolutionary history has been opened after two million years DNA DNA, or deoxyribonucleic acid, is a molecule made up of two long …

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World's oldest DNA discovery breaks million-year record

World’s oldest DNA discovery breaks million-year record

Reconstruction of the Kap København formation two million years ago at a time when the temperature was significantly warmer than far northern Greenland today. 1 credit Two-million-year-old DNA has been identified for the first time, opening a new “game-changing” chapter in evolutionary history. Microscopic fragments of environmental DNA have been found in Ice Age sediments …

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NASA's Orion spacecraft breaks record to prove humans can reach deep space

NASA’s Orion spacecraft breaks record to prove humans can reach deep space

To infinity and beyond. NASA’s Artemis I mission set an outstanding record for space travel, as its Orion capsule traveled “farther than any other spacecraft built for humans”. The unmanned spacecraft reached 268,563 miles from Earth on Monday, the 13th day of the 25.5-day mission that is part of NASA’s lunar exploration program. Entering the …

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