Scientists Discover Genes That Turn a Peaceful Fungus Into a Carnivorous Killer : ScienceAlert

A common, widespread fungus that’s probably hiding in your garden soil right this moment is capable of transforming into a formidable predator when it gets too hungry. Scientists have known about the hunting abilities of Arthrobotrys oligospora since at least the 1980s, but they’re still in the process of figuring out exactly how this otherwise … Read more

Chinese Rocket And Secret Payload Caused Double Crater on The Moon : ScienceAlert

Researchers think they’ve finally confirmed the identity of an object that smashed into the Moon on 4 March 2022 – and explained why the piece of space debris left two craters on the lunar surface, rather than one. The object, according to a team of engineers-turned-detectives from the University of Arizona, is the Long March … Read more

Webb Space Telescope Detects Unexplained Structures in Heart of Milky Way

NASA’s James Webb Space Telescope has captured a detailed image of the Sagittarius C region near the Milky Way’s core, revealing a dense star-forming area with numerous protostars and infrared-dark clouds. This observation offers new perspectives on star formation and the dynamics of our galaxy’s center. (Artist’s concept, see Webb image below.) The play of … Read more