Measles, Lung Cancer and Women, Pluto, Climate change, and the not so constant speed of light. Just some of the fascinating themes featured in this issue of SciNews. This eclectic collection of current science news stories is brought to you by STAOBlog.
Could We Detect Parallel Universes?
Somewhere out there, there might be a different version of you—or maybe trillions of different yous. How could that be? String theory suggests that other universes exist alongside our own.
While it’s unclear if we might ever be able to lift the veil between realities, depending on what kind of amalgamation of universes we exist in, it might be possible for us to see evidence of parallel realities. World Science Festival co-founder and Columbia University physicist Brian Greene explains how in the video above.
By: World Science Festival Staff
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Grade 5: Life Systems
Contributed by: Derek Totten
I was working late in the lab one night when ….
- Organ systems are components of a larger system (the body) and, as such, work together and affect one another.
- Organ structures are linked to their functions.