Planet

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The Moon is Drifting Away from Earth and It’s Actually Having an Impact on Time

Our space neighbor the Moon is drifting away from us at about 1.5 inches (3.8 centimeters) per year. This gradual slippage is significant, has been meticulously measured and studied, and has substantial implications for life on Earth. Although it may not affect us immediately, the Moon’s departure brings noteworthy changes to our planet’s environment and […]

Sean Cate

Sean Cate

Freelance Writer

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‘Hidden’ Structures Discovered on Far Side of the Moon

The Moon has been a source of wonder and mystery for centuries. Even with numerous missions and extensive research, many of its secrets remain hidden beneath its surface. Recent discoveries by China’s Chang’e-4 mission have shed light on previously hidden structures on the far side of the Moon, revealing billions of years of geological history […]

Sean Cate

Sean Cate

Freelance Writer

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Tallest Skyscraper in US to be Built in Oklahoma and Has Been Approved for ‘Unlimited’ Height

Oklahoma City is set to become home to the tallest skyscraper in the United States, with plans for the Legends Tower to reach an unprecedented height of 1,907 feet. The city council recently approved a zoning change that removes height restrictions, allowing the project to move forward without limitations. This ambitious development by Matteson Capital […]

Sean Cate

Sean Cate

Freelance Writer

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Oozing Jet Black Eggs Retrieved from Deep Ocean Containing Mysterious Creatures

The ocean’s ridiculous depths are an entirely new realm of mystery and wonder, largely unexplored and teeming with secrets waiting to be uncovered. Recently, researchers in Japan have made a new discovery in the Kuril-Kamchatka Trench: jet-black egg capsules full of mysterious flatworm embryos. Let’s look at the details of this extraordinary find, its implications […]

Sean Cate

Sean Cate

Freelance Writer

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This Albino Turtle Is Absolutely Stunning

Genes are like a lottery. You put in half from your mom, half from your dad, mix them together and see what you get. Of course, genetics are a bit more nuanced than that, but in any reproductive situation, there are any number of gene combinations that could be expressed in offspring.  Some combinations are […]

Brittany Hambleton

Brittany Hambleton

The Hearty Soul Team

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A Once in a Billion Year Event That Gave Earth Plant Life Has Happened Again

When it comes to Earth’s history, certain events stand out for their more profound impact on the development of life. One of these events occurred over a billion years ago; the merging of a marine bacteria with an algae host, eventually giving rise to plant life. Remarkably, scientists have now observed a similar event, one […]

Sean Cate

Sean Cate

Freelance Writer

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Tragic Story of Omayra Sánchez: The 13-Year-Old Girl Who Slowly Died After Being Trapped in a Volcanic Mudflow for 60 Hours

In November 1985, a natural disaster struck the small town of Armero, Colombia. The eruption of the Nevado del Ruiz volcano triggered a massive mudflow, claiming the lives of over 25,000 people. Among the victims, the tragic story of Omayra Sánchez stands out as a symbol of the horror the catastrophe brought. This is the […]

Sean Cate

Sean Cate

Freelance Writer

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Cannibals Feared to Live In US National Park Where Five People Have Gone Missing

A mystery surrounding disappearances in U.S. national parks has taken a chilling turn as an old legend has returned: the existence of feral cannibals. This theory, fueled by popular media and platforms like TikTok, suggests that wild people are responsible for a number of unexplained vanishings. Despite lacking concrete evidence, the fear persists, especially in […]

Sean Cate

Sean Cate

Freelance Writer

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Air Pollution Linked to Higher Dementia Risk: Study

A study from the University of Michigan has linked air pollution to an increased risk of dementia, suggesting that nearly 188,000 new cases of dementia annually may be from exposure to polluted air.1 This finding adds to a growing body of evidence that environmental factors, particularly pollution, play a significant role in cognitive decline. The […]

Sean Cate

Sean Cate

Freelance Writer