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Asteroid Ending Age of Dinosaurs May Have Formed Earth’s Rainforests

Asteroid Ending Age of Dinosaurs May Have Formed Earth’s Rainforests

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – The asteroid that wiped out the dinosaurs at the end of the Cretaceous Period annihilated much of life on Earth. And while we know how that story goes, a team of scientists is now adding a new chapter. One defined by flowers. - Science news - In fact, the scientists say the seminal space rock that bathed Earth in Dino death is precisely what allowed our home...

Astronomers Make New, Definitive Estimate for Age of Universe

Astronomers Make New, Definitive Estimate for Age of Universe

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – How old is the universe? Astronomers have been homing in on an increasingly precise estimate for its age for decades. Now, a new research paper based on observational data gives of the most precise estimations yet: 13.77 billion years old. - Science news - The research, which was published in the Journal of Cosmology and Astroparticle Physics, analyzed the oldest...