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February 29: What is a leap year?
The imperfect match between the length of a calendar year and Earth's orbit results in the need to make small adjustments to our calendar on a regular basis
UNAM students design toys for cerebral palsy rehabilitation
The toys stimulate the nervous system’s strength and balance in children with cerebral palsy
UNAM scientists develop tuberculosis antibiotic from scorpion venom
Tuberculosis is one of the most lethal diseases in the world
UNAM scientists discover new sea species in Cozumel
UNAM experts calculate this new sea species arrived at its Quintana Roo cave 4 billion years ago
Mexicans find galactic sources of the highest-energy gamma rays ever
The discovery was registered in the High-Altitude Water Cherenkov gamma rays observatory in Puebla
Mexican scientists create eco-friendly insecticide to save corn
The neem-based insecticide allows rural families who live from grain production to efficiently store corn
New recluse spider species discovered in Mexico
The new species is called Loxosceles tenochtitlan
Adhara Pérez, the Mexican child genius with a higher IQ than Einstein
Adhara Pérez Sánchez is eight years old and like any other girl she has favorite superheroes, although they are not conventional: Albert Einstein and Stephen Hawking
Mexican scientist granted same distinction as Darwin and Einstein
Valeria Souza Saldívar is the first Mexican scientist to enter the American Academy of Arts and Sciences in the category of Honorary Foreign Member
Mexico to have first underground lab in Latin America
LABChico will be built 100 meters deep in “La Guadalupe” mine in Mineral del Chico and it will be focused on the measurement of natural radioactivity