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Assorted Personal Notations, Essays, and Other Jottings

[NEWS] Five D-Brief links: brains and marrow, dinosaurs, PSR J0002+6216, Teacup Galaxy, Anatolia

  • D-Brief notes a theory that human brains grew so large fueled by a diet of bone marrow.
  • Alligators provide scientists with invaluable models of how dinosaurs heard sound. D-Brief reports.
  • D-Brief examines pulsar PSR J0002+6216, a body ejected from its prior orbit so violently by its formative supernova that it is now escaping the Milky Way Galaxy.
  • D-Brief notes the remarkable glow emanating from the quasar in the Teacup Galaxy 1.1 billion light-years away.
  • D-Brief notes genetic evidence suggesting that Anatolian hunter-gatherers, far from being replaced by migrants, adopted agriculture on their own.
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