Melting of Ancient Antarctic Ice Sheet Drove a 3-Meter Sea Level RiseStrong Early Magnetic Field Around EarthIran, Germany to Launch Joint Maritime ResearchWorld's Deepest Point on Land Was Discovered Beneath Antarctica's Ice SheetStudy: Icebergs to Delay S. Hemisphere Warming
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  • Bumble Bees: Recognition Across Senses
    13:01 - Feb 22 2020

    TEHRAN (FNA)- How are we able to find things in the dark? And how can we imagine how something feels just by looking at it?
  • Are All BPA-Free Products Safe?
    10:42 - Feb 21 2020

    TEHRAN (FNA)- Using "BPA-free" plastic products could be as harmful to human health -- including a developing brain -- as those products that contain the controversial chemical, suggest scientists in a new study led by the University of Missouri and published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences.
  • Melting of Ancient Antarctic Ice Sheet Drove a 3-Meter Sea Level Rise
    15:16 - Feb 13 2020

    TEHRAN (FNA)- Scientists digging into the ancient history of Antarctica's ice sheets have uncovered evidence of an "extreme" melting event that drove rapid and significant sea level rise, which they see as a cautionary tale for climate change.
  • Climate Change Survivors: 'Rule Breaking' Plants
    13:47 - Feb 11 2020

    TEHRAN (FNA)- Plants that break some of the 'rules' of ecology by adapting in unconventional ways may have a higher chance of surviving climate change, according to researchers from the University of Queensland and Trinity College Dublin.
  • Scientists Unravel Mystery of Photosynthesis
    11:42 - Feb 06 2020

    TEHRAN (FNA)- Plants have been harnessing the sun's energy for hundreds of millions of years.
  • Tiny Meteorites Suggest Ancient Earth Had A Carbon Dioxide, Rich Atmosphere
    13:53 - Jan 30 2020

    TEHRAN (FNA)- Earth’s atmosphere 2.7 billion years ago may have been more than two-thirds carbon dioxide. That finding comes from a new study that simulates how the ancient atmosphere may have interacted with bits of cosmic dust falling through the sky.
  • Tiny Salamander's Huge Genome May Harbor the Secrets of Regeneration
    13:48 - Jan 30 2020

    TEHRAN (FNA)- The type of salamander called axolotl, with its frilly gills and widely spaced eyes, looks like an alien and has other-worldly powers of regeneration. Lose a limb, part of the heart or even a large portion of its brain? No problem: They grow back.
  • Iran to Industrialize Production of Rare-Earth Elements
    15:57 - Jan 28 2020

    TEHRAN (FNA)- Iran announced on Tuesday that it is some steps away from industrializing production of rare-earth elements.
  • High-Altitude Drop System Allows Night Aerial Firefighting
    10:50 - Jan 28 2020

    TEHRAN (FNA)- As part of an effort to make firefighting safer and more effective, Israel-based international defense electronics company Elbit Systems has demonstrated a new high-altitude, high-precision aerial firefighting system that allows aircraft to drop fire suppressants from much higher altitudes. Called HyDrop, the system successfully dropped liquid pellets from two Air Tractor aircraft at altitudes of up to 500 ft (150 m) in a field exercise led by the Israel Fire and Rescue Authority
  • Strong Early Magnetic Field Around Earth
    10:40 - Jan 27 2020

    TEHRAN (FNA)- Deep within Earth, swirling liquid iron generates our planet's protective magnetic field. This magnetic field is invisible but is vital for life on Earth's surface: it shields the planet from harmful solar wind and cosmic rays from the sun.
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Big Fuel Haul Seized in Southwest of Iran

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Report: Trump Aide Asked Cabinet Agencies to Identify Anti-Trump Appointees

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