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NASA: There is a lot of water on the moon. It's literally everywhere

Although water on the natural satellite of our planet has been discovered quite a long time ago, the scientific world has believed that it exists there in the form of water ice, which will accumulate in the dark craters lying around the South Pole of the Silver Globe.

Here's a unique "sponge" that turns used cooking oil into cheap biodiesel

This sponge-like creation is a new type of ultra-efficient catalyst for changing molecules into raw materials, i.e. materials intended for further processing. According to its authors, it is one of a kind, as it allows a number of different chemical reactions to be carried out within one material, with a high degree of control over the results. 'Previously manufactured catalysts can perform multiple reactions simultaneously, but we have seen many times that this approach has little chemical control, making it inefficient and difficult to predict. Our bio approach leans towards nature's catalysts - enzymes - to develop a powerful and precise way to perform many reactions in a specific order. It's like having a production line for nano-scale chemical reactions - all in one miniature and super-efficient catalyst molecule, explains Professor Karen Wilson, co-author of the study.

Netflix returns to linear TV? The first tests have started in France

It might seem that the ability to watch what we want and when we want is the biggest advantage of websites like Netflix, but apparently not everyone is of the opinion, because the platform is preparing some changes. And we are talking about Direct, a Netflix channel maintained in the convention of linear television, in which the platform's owners decide about the programming, which has just started in France. As reported by people who had the opportunity to see it with their own eyes, after clicking the Direct link in the menu, we will be transferred to a pre-programmed channel full of popular movies, series and documents.

AI DeepMind has solved the 50-year-old problem of protein folding

Alphabet's DeepMind entity, and more specifically its artificial intelligence, has just presented its unique skills. It is a system that is capable of predicting the 3D structures of unique proteins, thereby overcoming a problem that has been blocking biologists for over 50 years. By understanding the 3D shapes of different proteins, scientists are better able to understand how they work and how they cause disease, which in turn leads to the development of more effective drugs. In addition, as protein is a central component of the chemical processes of all living organisms, better mapping of 3D structures can benefit many fields of biological research.

This was the landing of the Chinese probe on the moon. He will come back to Earth soon

The landing site of the probe took place on December 1 on the lunar surface in the region of the Ocean of Storms, the vast lunar sea lying on the western edge of the Earth's side of the object. Scientists from the CNSA reported that the sampler is now biting into lunar dust, called regolith, and collecting rock samples. In total, it is to accumulate about 2 kilograms.

The Hubble Telescope has just discovered an amazing secret of the hiding 9th planet

The 9th planet is to hide from our eyes somewhere behind the orbit of Neptune. The density of objects in the Kuiper Belt indicates the presence of a large object there, which disrupts the orbits of smaller celestial bodies. There, the asteroids move in elongated, elliptical orbits. Calculations indicate that there should be a rocky planet 5 times the size of Earth.

A mysterious figure was flying near the planes over Los Angeles. The case is handled by the FBI

In the published video, we can see an object that resembles a man with a jetpack. Several companies in the world are working on such inventions and even use them often, but this time the object was moving quite fast and the flight took place at an altitude of about 1500 meters.