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70 million-year-old dinosaur egg fossils discovered in Foshan (Video)

70 million-year-old dinosaur egg fossils discovered in Foshan

Five dinosaur egg fossils believed to be 70 million years old were discovered recently in a construction site near the city of Foshan, south China’s Guangdong Province. The 5 dinosaur egg shells were engraved on a red sandstone. “We found five eggs: three were destroyed, but they are still visible,” researcher Qiu Licheng from Guangdong’s Archaeological Institute told China Central ... Read More »

Researchers Discover a New Phenomenon in Night Skies (Photo)

Researchers Discover a New Phenomenon in Night Skies

Scientists are calling it “Steve,” and it is puzzling scientists around the world who can’t explain why it’s happening. The light had been referred to as a proton arc among aurora watchers, but when University of Calgary associate professor Eric Donovan came across the photos, he knew that could not be. Proton aurora are not visible — although Professor Donovan ... Read More »

Most Habitable Planets Will Be Waterworlds, A New Study Reveals

Most Habitable Planets Will Be Waterworlds, A New Study Reveals

A majority of habitable planets may be water worlds that lack dry land and are dominated by oceans that cover 90 percent of their surface area, a new study has suggested. A team of researchers from the University of Barcelona, Spain, has created a statistical model based on Bayesian probability to predict the ratio of land and water on exoplanets ... Read More »

Tree spotted on Mars, claims alien hunter “Video”

Possible Tree Stump Found On Mars? (Video)

ALIEN hunters have been left doing somersaults amid astonishing claims they have found an alien skull and an ancient tree stump on the surface of mars. ‘This object definitely looks out of place and in my opinion could be the petrified remnants of a Martian tree,’ the alien hunter and YouTuber shared in the video description. ‘Object is around 3 ... Read More »

Researchers debunk theory that hobbits were man’s cousin

Researchers debunk theory that hobbits were man's cousin

Scientists discover that strange hobbits were not shrunken versions of humanity’s ancient ancestor, Homo erectus. H. floresiensis, or the “Flores hobbit”, was only found in 2003, when researchers on the Indonesian island of Flores unearthed the remains of a previously unknown member of the human family. The study was published in the Journal of Human Evolution. The bones, uncovered deep ... Read More »

Cassini Snaps Earth as It Readies Grand Finale (Photo)

Cassini Snaps Earth as It Readies Grand Finale (Photo)

NASA on Thursday released a photo taken from the Cassini spacecraft that shows a tiny-looking Earth from the view between Saturn’s icy rings. The spacecraft captured the view on April 12, 2017 at 10:41 p.m. PDT (1:41 a.m. EDT). Cassini was 870 million miles (1.4 billion kilometers) away from Earth when the image was taken. Although far too small to ... Read More »

Vancouver belugas died from unknown toxin: investigation

Vancouver belugas died from unknown toxin: investigation

A toxin killed two beluga whales that died suddenly in November 2016, according to a five-month-long investigation by the Vancouver Aquarium. Dozens of toxologists, doctors, and genome specialists contributed to the investigation but could not determine the exact toxin, the aquarium said in a written release. But the investigative team determined the toxin was likely introdued to the whales either ... Read More »

Largest asteroid to fly extremely close to the Earth (Photo)

Largest asteroid to fly extremely close to the Earth (Photo)

An asteroid over a kilometer across flew safely past the Earth. It was the largest asteroid to pass us in over a decade (the last one was Toutatis in 2004), and there are no known asteroids that size that will get as close for another decade. Brad Tucker, an astronomer at the Australian National University, said: “This tells us how ... Read More »