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European Space Agency rocket debris washed off at LA shore

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. - With the sun shining bright and people enjoying their Sunday, few large pieces of a rocket were found near 2033 N....

African Jackals are not jackals, they are golden wolfs, study finds

They look similar and have similar actions; as a result, since a long time they have been regarded as the same species. However, now...

Giant pandas can be lazy because of low metabolism

Have you ever wondered how giant pandas can get away with being as lazy as they are, while maintaining the diet that they do,...

Earth’s history isn’t on our side with new sea-level rise study

History isn’t on our side when it comes to climate change or sea-level rise, a new study found. Research conducted by a group of...

Earth’s protective Plasmaspheric Shield blocks Killer Electrons from solar storms and save humanity

The Earth is protecting itself in more ways than one. It isn’t just a gravitational pull that ensures we see the world as we...

Researchers develop insect mimicking robot that strides and jumps on water

You must have seen those little bugs trailing on the water surface in nearby pond or lake, soon you will be able to see...

Boffins mimic Seahorses square tail designs to answer biological questions

A new research on the working of the tails of seahorses might help the slinky snake robots get a stronger grip when climbing. The...

High geothermal heat flux found below Subglacial Lake Whillan in West Antarctic

A study published in the journal Science Advances on July 10 has revealed that heat flowing toward West Antarctica ice sheet’s base from different...

No Parody! Elon Musk’s importunate demands another Falcon 9 Launch

Elon Musk throughout his career has overcome a number of hurdles and has proved many people wrong time and again. So, it was obvious...

Quagga mussel to destroy Britain’s ecosystem and economy just like US (+video)

Quagga mussels have been found in the US and in the UK, and their presence could challenge water supplies in all impacted areas. Quagga mussels...

25% of cancer patients losing faith in NHS due to late-diagnosis

According to a new study published in the European Journal of Cancer Care, a quarter of cancer patients are rapidly losing their faith in...

Scientists spot the first optical and radio aurorae beyond our solar system

An international team of scientists has found the first ever aurora outside our solar system. It’s a light display encircling a brown dwarf located...

Brazilian scientist discovers Bruno casque-headed venomous frog by almost losing his life

A Brazilian scientist, Carlos Jared, had a painful discovery of first venomous frog, known as Bruno's casque-headed, that can inject deadly venom into the...

Quadrantid meteor shower is first of 2015

The Quadrantid meteor shower is the first one to make itself visible in 2015. The Quadrantid meteor shower will be peaking this weekend, in...

Global warming threatens Penguins

Penguins depend on sea ice for survival, the same ice that is rapidly changing as global temperatures tick upwards. By the end of this...

NASA’s New Horizons spacecraft has photographed Kerberos and Styx using LORRI

NASA is getting closer to Pluto. The first major piece of evidence that came through, that showed scientists just how close they were getting...

Chemotherapy can do more harm than good for final-stage cancer patients

It’s often said that family members shy away from offering enough treatment to dying patients thinking about monetary losses. A new study has revealed...

Human activists concerned over CRISPR-Cas9 while, UC & MIT fight over patent

When scientists at the University of California in Berkeley discovered a new way of editing human DNA, they had no idea that this discovery...

Hospitals make people sick says Consumer Reports

Most of us believe that hospitals have safe, sterile environments where ailing individuals can recover quickly. However, a new Consumer Reports investigation is suggesting...

Study holds climate change responsible for major Ice Age extinctions

Sudden warming, which is significantly similar to the rapid manmade climate change the planet experiences nowadays, is the main factor responsible for the extinction...

Ants help each other move large meals

Heavy pieces of food are lifted by a big team of ants lacking direction, which a small group consisted of scouts interfere and guide...

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