Aug. 30, 2019

64: A New Map of the Milky Way’s Place In the Universe

64: A New Map of the Milky Way’s Place In the Universe

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*A new map of the Milky Way’s place in the universe

A new map of the local universe has confirmed that the large scale structure of the universe appears to be a honeycomb-like pattern composed of interconnecting filaments and strands full of galaxies, galaxy clusters, and superclusters surrounding vast empty voids.

*Mission to Jupiter's Icy Moon Confirmed

NASA has approved a new mission to study Jupiter’s ice moon Europa.

*The Science Report

A big turn-around by the Heart Foundation greenlights full-fat milk, yogurt and cheese as healthy eating.

Living in cities with high traffic pollution may increase your risk of macular degeneration.A new threat from climate change.

New study warns using antibiotics could increase your risk of bowel cancer.

The blood test that tells you when you’ll die.

New study of on-line health stories finds most are either fake or at best misleading.

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