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Topics and developments in science and medicine, presented by Futurism.

  • Marlene Affeld
    Published 3 years ago
    Spontaneous, Terrifying, Destructive, and Deadly – Ten Worst Forest Fires In U.S. History

    Spontaneous, Terrifying, Destructive, and Deadly – Ten Worst Forest Fires In U.S. History

    Wildfire generates intense winds and can leap firebreaks, streams, roads and other natural and man-made obstacles. A large fire frequently creates hurricane force winds of more than 120 miles per hour. The intense wind sucks the moisture from all the material in its path, preparing the now tinder dry combustibles to burn more readily.
  • Isabella Redgate
    Published 3 years ago
    A Short Bit: Graverobbing From Who?

    A Short Bit: Graverobbing From Who?

    Eighteenth and Nineteenth century grave robbers had several nicknames assigned to them by the public, who was aware of the practice of grave robbing,including “night doctors,” “Sack-em-up men,” and “body-snatchers.” (“From Sacrilege to Privilege: The Tale of Body Procurement for Anatomical Dissection in the United States,” Raphael Hulkower, p. 24).
  • Janice Simms
    Published 3 years ago
    Can Humans Evolve on Mars?

    Can Humans Evolve on Mars?

    Creatures have evolved through millions of years of evolution. Eventually, it has created complex species which, have adapted to their environment.