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Scientists Develop Accurate Test to Detect ‘British’ COVID-19 Variant

Scientists Develop Accurate Test to Detect ‘British’ COVID-19 Variant

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – Russian scientists have registered the first testing system to detect the ‘British’ strain of COVID-19. - Science news - The news comes from the country’s health watchdog Rospotrebnadzor, whose epidemiology research institute developed the kit.The strain was announced by UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson in late December and has now been detected in many other...

Scientists Detect Water Vapor in Unlikely Location on Mars

Scientists Detect Water Vapor in Unlikely Location on Mars

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – Researchers have detected water vapor ascending to the upper atmosphere of Mars, adding further to the body of evidence that the Red Planet was once partially blue. - Science news - A slew of orbital and rover research has been dedicated to examining traces of ancient river valleys which have long indicated that water once flowed across the surface of Mars.New research...

Quantum Nanodiamonds May Help Detect Viruses Like HIV, COVID-19 Earlier

Quantum Nanodiamonds May Help Detect Viruses Like HIV, COVID-19 Earlier

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – The quantum sensing abilities of nanodiamonds can be used to improve the sensitivity of paper-based diagnostic tests, potentially allowing for earlier detection of diseases such as HIV and COVID-19, according to a study. - Science news - Paper-based lateral flow tests work the same way as a pregnancy test in that a strip of paper is soaked in a fluid sample and a change...

Astronomers Detect Giant Planet Orbiting Dead Star

Astronomers Detect Giant Planet Orbiting Dead Star

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – Around 80 light-years from Earth lies the white dwarf WD 1856, a dead star that entered the final stages of its life around 6 billion years ago. - Science news - This slow death is typically quite lonely. In the process of dying, some stars will drastically expand, becoming a huge "red giant," like Betelgeuse, and engulfing any of the planets orbiting close by....

Astronomers Detect Pattern in Mysterious Pulsating Stars for First Time (+Video)

Astronomers Detect Pattern in Mysterious Pulsating Stars for First Time (+Video)

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – Star data from NASA's planet-hunting TESS mission has helped an international team of scientists detect patterns in 60 pulsating stars. - Science news - Astronomers have long been puzzled by the rhythmic pulsations of a certain type of stars. But now for the first time, they've been able to cut through the cosmic background noise of the universe to discover their...