The most popular websites in China

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Globally, the most popular websites are Google, YouTube or Facebook, but in China the Internet ecosystem has other names. Although the Internet giants are Google, Facebook, Amazon, Microsoft or Apple, their worldwide dominance is not as homogeneous as it might seem, especially if you look at countries like China. Because of its culture and its social peculiarities, China has its…

A new technique capable of detecting planets similar to Earth

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A team of researchers has participated in the development of a new calibration system capable of detecting Earth-like planets through the use of high-precision technology. In 2005, scientists John L. Hall (University of Colorado) and Theodor W. Hänsch (Max Planck Institute) won the Nobel Prize in Physics for their contribution to the development of precision “spectroscopy” based on laser techniques…

Antarctica: we travel to the deepest place on Earth

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A team of researchers from the University of California, through the ‘BedMachine Antartica’ project, has discovered that the Denman Glacier in Antarctica hides a large 3,500-meter pit below sea level. If there is a place on the planet that is really unknown to us, due to the limited possibilities of analyzing and studying it, it is Antarctica. It is, without…