Last Updated: Monday, March 10, 2014, 13:14
Researchers have suggested that the sponge, just by its very existence, may have paved the way for the complex life forms` evolution, including our own species.
Last Updated: Friday, March 07, 2014, 22:22
Scientists at NASA and MIT have identified a plasma plume that naturally protects the Earth against solar storms.
Last Updated: Friday, March 07, 2014, 14:38
Scientists have shown that in certain circumstances a pool of dense particles normally circling Earth, deep inside the magnetosphere, can extend a long arm out to meet - and help block - incoming solar material.
Last Updated: Thursday, March 06, 2014, 04:08
A supermassive black hole inside a distant quasar spins at about 336 million mph (540 million kph) or roughly half the speed of light, according to research published on Wednesday in the journal Nature.
Last Updated: Wednesday, March 05, 2014, 15:34
Physicists have calculated that if Usain Bolt was to sprint on Saturn`s biggest moon Titan, he would actually be flying.
Last Updated: Wednesday, March 05, 2014, 15:13
A giant asteroid, 100 feet wide, is set to fly past Earth early Wednesday evening, soaring fewer than 218,000 miles from our planet, which is slightly closer than the orbit of the moon itself.
Last Updated: Sunday, March 02, 2014, 14:54
After finding clinching evidence of the presence of water on Mars last month, NASA scientists have now unearthed a Martian meteorite in the Yamato glacier in Antarctica that features curved micro-tunnels consistent with moving water.
Last Updated: Sunday, March 02, 2014, 13:20
Jessica Alba has revealed that she loved every minute of starring in the movie, 'Escape from Planet Earth'.
Last Updated: Thursday, February 27, 2014, 13:16
Scientists have looked at how Earth-like planets form and suggest that many of them may be a lot less clement than was thought.
Last Updated: Monday, February 24, 2014, 14:03
Researchers suggest that a space elevator consisting of an Earth-anchored tether that extends 62,000 miles into space could eventually provide routine, safe, inexpensive and quiet access to orbit.
Last Updated: Monday, February 24, 2014, 10:01
A microscopic grain of Earth`s oldest known mineral has been dated to 4.4 billion years ago, shedding light on our planet`s infancy and how it came to harbour life, researchers said today.
Last Updated: Saturday, February 22, 2014, 12:30
Here comes a new and revolutionary naming system for all life on earth that would create a more robust and precise name for any organism - be it a bacterium, fungus, plant or animal.
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