A Illacme plenipes, a close relative of I. tobini that was also discovered in a cave a few years ago, boasted of having 750 legs.Oct 24, 2016, 23:27 PM IST
In the paper, published in the journal Scientific Reports, the researchers said unlike graphite, which is the material of choice for most anodes, silicon can store about 10 times more energy.Oct 23, 2016, 20:10 PM IST
Sorcery or Science? The 'Center of the Universe' located in Tulsa is defying all the laws of Physics!
Built in the 80s, some people are of the belief that it is a vortex where all the cosmic energies meet.Oct 18, 2016, 23:48 PM IST
FAST, world's largest radio telescope, to begin hunt for aliens soon, as China signs $100 million deal!
Being the largest telescope in the world, FAST is powerful enough and has been made keeping its mission to explore extraterrestrial life in mind.Oct 17, 2016, 23:29 PM IST
Scientists have likened its teeth to smaller mammals, describing them as 'complex teeth with cusps and basins'.Oct 12, 2016, 18:18 PM IST
Electroactive material is so sensitive that a push or even a blow on it can create an electric charge.Oct 10, 2016, 19:33 PM IST
This remarkable discovery was made during a dormouse box check by the Blackdown Hills Natural Futures (BHNF) project team for the Dormouse Monitoring Program.Oct 07, 2016, 09:35 AM IST
Scientists are of the belief that this creature lived during the Cretaceous Period (145-66 million years ago), in regions that are currently part of South America, Africa, Antarctica and Oceania.Oct 06, 2016, 15:41 PM IST
Scientists have discovered a new species of green treefrog in Australia's largest virgin forest in Queensland.Oct 05, 2016, 19:14 PM IST
Jean-Pierre Sauvage, Sir James Fraser Stoddart and Bernard L Feringa win Nobel Prize in Chemistry for molecular machines
Nobel Prize in Chemistry declared.Oct 05, 2016, 15:25 PM IST
Watch: Nobel committee member for physics explains 'topology' using cinnamon bun, bagel and pretzel!
David J Thouless, F Duncan Haldane and J Michael Kosterlitz on Tuesday won the prestigious Nobel Prize in Physics for their topology work.Oct 04, 2016, 19:15 PM IST
David Thouless, Duncan Haldane and Michael Kosterlitz, all three physicists from the United Kingdom, have won the prestigious Nobel Prize award in Physics.Oct 04, 2016, 15:41 PM IST
The findings suggests that the new extinct shark, dubbed as Megalolamna paradoxodon, was about 13-feet long and lived in shallow-water, shelf-type, coastal environments.Oct 03, 2016, 22:57 PM IST
The ancient footprint as big as a fully grown person was discovered by a team of Japanese and Mongolian paleontologists.Oct 03, 2016, 12:11 PM IST
This giant footprint is 106 centimetres (42 inches) long and 77 centimetres wide.Oct 01, 2016, 19:14 PM IST
The Eye is a circle of land surrounded by a thin channel of water with a diameter of 130 yards,” said director Sergio Neuspiller.Sep 16, 2016, 12:45 PM IST
The meteorite weighing over 30 tonnes was found in the town of Gancedo, 1,085 km north of capital Buenos Aires, Mario Vesconi, president of the Astronomy Association of Chaco, said on Monday.Sep 13, 2016, 11:05 AM IST
The cluster, known as Terzan 5 -- 19,000 light-years from Earth -- harbours stars of hugely different ages -- an age-gap of roughly seven billion years -- and bridges the gap in understanding betweenSep 08, 2016, 15:17 PM IST
Dholavira is a site of an ancient metropolitan town of the Harappan period and was known as the largest port-town of the Harappans which flourished around 5,000 years ago, until the tsunami destroyedAug 30, 2016, 09:33 AM IST
Fossil evidence shows it ate other dinosaurs like Edmontosaurus and Triceratops, with crushed bones from the animals even showing up in its fossilized poop.Aug 19, 2016, 18:19 PM IST