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It's amazing, our ancestors most likely had the ability to hibernate

Interestingly, the latest research indicates that we once had it, although we were not the best at it. When a bear wakes up from hibernation, its bones and muscles are practically the same as when it went to sleep, because its body has learned not to eat itself. Instead, a specialized metabolic process comes into play that protects the animals during a prolonged nap, provided they have sufficient supplies in advance. If they fail to do so, they must take into account that hibernation may end badly - rickets, hyperparathyroidism or bone dystrophy are some of the possibilities that, according to the researchers, could also have happened to our ancestors falling asleep for the winter.

Here are New Year's greetings from the crew of the International Space Station

What will 2021 bring? Nobody knows yet, but it is certain that humanity will remain in orbit and will conduct experiments there and explore the abyss of outer space. Three astronauts and two astronauts wished all Earthlings in traditional New York style.

This is Hyperscreen, a 65-inch display in the cockpit of a new electrician from Mercedes

Mercedes intends to offer its fans and potential customers a completely new line of fully electric vehicles. They are to be vehicles that will set new trends in the automotive industry in every way, in terms of driving pleasure, comfort, functionality and safety.

The British are preparing an innovative vaccine for CoVID-19 in the form of slices

If panic fear of needles prevents you from vaccinating against the coronavirus, then you should be interested in the new solution presented by experts from Swansea University. We are talking about a patch that we stick to the skin like those that help fight nicotine addiction and wear for 24 hours. A working prototype will be presented by April, and although it should not be expected that it will be possible to use it later this year, with a less optimistic variant, we will vaccinate Covid-19 as for the flu, i.e. every year, we will ultimately have a less invasive route of administration.

The oldest work of figurative art was found in an Indonesian cave

This is an ocher painting of a pig that has been located on the wall of one of the Indonesian caves, more specifically Leang Tedongnge in South Celebes. Most likely, it is one of the still living locally species of wild pig, ie the Celebes pig, whose population, although protected, unfortunately declines every year, all due to poaching. According to the researchers, the animal has the characteristics of this species, such as a vertically positioned hair or a pair of preorbital appendages on the face, was painted with ocher and looks as if it was watching a fight or other type of interaction of other pigs.

This year you will shoot movies with smartphones in 4K quality and 120 frames per second

Now that is about to change for the better. You will be able to create beautiful slowmotion videos with stabilization. The first smartphone that can handle 4K at 120 frames per second is to be Samsung Note 21 and S21 Ultra. Yesterday the premiere of the latter took place, but with the current software, the smartphone will not allow recording in more than 60 frames per second. This will change in a few months with the new update.

It's time for the first smartphone with a 200 Mpix camera and 16K movies. The Chinese are preparing the premiere

He talks here about the ZTE company, which is known in Poland, but not very popular. It is a pity, because few people are aware of the fact that it was she who released the first smartphone in the world with a selfie camera hidden under the screen for mass sale. It is about the ZTE Axon 20 5G, which has already been available for purchase since last October.

See how beautiful the launch of the SpaceX rocket with space Internet satellites looked like

Currently, there are over 1,000 satellites of the space Internet from SpaceX in orbit. Another package will join them in the following days. The launch as part of the Starlink-17 mission took place with the rocket's main stage previously used 4 times. It has already participated in the Starlink-14, Starlink-11, GPS III-3 and Turksat 5A missions. Cargo covers also participated in the missions. One of them in the SAOCOM 1B mission, and the other in GPS III.

It's time for the first flight of the SN10 Starship prototype. When will the start take place?

Elon Musk announced that his team trusted the Raptor engines too much during the SN9 flight, which resulted in a failure of one of them ended with a meeting with the test facility plate and a beautiful explosion of the vehicle. Three engines were installed in the prototype. During the return to Earth, two were commanded to run to maneuver the vehicle. However, one of the two failed to start and the flight ended as we all saw.