Last Updated: Wednesday, March 12, 2014, 15:48
Approximately 550 million years ago, a large ocean (the Mozambique Ocean) existed between the Indian craton and the continental fragments now making up most of Madagascar and East Africa.
Last Updated: Tuesday, March 11, 2014, 11:13
Researchers has found evidence that the steam and heat from volcanoes and heated rocks allowed many species of plants and animals to survive past ice ages.
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: Wednesday, March 05, 2014, 19:35
A new research by an international team has overturned the long-held concept that bird song was a male trait to attract females.
Last Updated: Monday, March 03, 2014, 14:26
Researchers have claimed that competition may play an important role during the evolution of new species in fish.
Last Updated: Monday, February 24, 2014, 22:48
Director of engineering at Google, Ray Kurzweil, has reportedly said that Google would soon know a person even better than their spouses.
Last Updated: Wednesday, February 19, 2014, 22:01
A new research has revealed ancient conditions that almost ended life on Earth.
Last Updated: Tuesday, February 18, 2014, 10:46
New studies of a small sea sponge fished out of a Danish fjord have shown that complex life does not need high levels of oxygen in order to live and grow.
Last Updated: Monday, February 10, 2014, 21:03
Researchers have claimed that the sediment of Gran Dolina, where the first remains of Homo antecessor were discovered in 1994, is about 900,000 years old.
Last Updated: Tuesday, February 04, 2014, 11:06
Researchers have found that rats could evolve, over time, into super-sized rodents that are bigger than sheep and weigh as much as a person.
Last Updated: Friday, January 31, 2014, 15:52
As scientists the world over prepare to celebrate the 205th birthday of Charles Darwin - known as father of evolution - that falls Feb 12, US lawmaker Rush Holt has re-introduced a resolution in Congress to declare the day as `Darwin Day`.
Last Updated: Tuesday, January 28, 2014, 15:30
Backboned animals, at least the ones with jaws, have four fins or limbs, one pair in front and one pair behind and these have been modified dramatically in the course of evolution.
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