Extraordinarily sophisticated wing design by Moths

False color 3D representation of a 0.21 mm x 0.28 mm wing section of the Lasiocampa quercus moth showing the structure, diversity and arrangement of base (orange) and cover scales (blue and yellow). Credit: Image courtesy of Simon Reichel, Thomas Neil, Zhiyuan Shen, and Marc Holderied Moths strike in the …

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Adorable monkeys caught committing horrific acts of cannibalism

Screams rang from the treetops just before a small Capuchin monkey plunged to its death. Soon after, some of the child’s relatives gathered to consume the lifeless corpse, and the scientists saw it all. The researchers observed this particular population of white-faced capuchins monkeys (Imitator of Cebus) for over 37 …

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China launches lunar champion return mission: Spaceflight Now

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If you’d like to see more articles like this, please support our space program coverage by becoming a Spaceflight Now Member. If everyone who enjoys our website helps fund it, we can further expand and improve our reach. Live coverage of the Chinese Lunar Champion Chang’e 5 return mission launched …

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