Monkeys Have Mathematical Abilities With 90% Accuracy Rate!

April 23, 2014 / No Comments

A recent study reveals that monkeys are capable of learning mathematics and are up to 90 percent accurate in their math skills. In a published study in April 21 Issue of Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, it has been revealed that the ancestors of humans do have mathematical abilities. Scientists have taught 26 distinct symbols including 10 Arabic numerals and ...

U.S Government Approves Powdered Alcohol Called ‘Palcohol’

April 23, 2014 / No Comments

Nowadays, we are used to using powdered milk, powdered coffee, and powdered juice. But what if I tell you there's a new revolution to drinks? What if I tell you there's now powdered cocktail and powdered martini? Yes, that's right, powdered liquor. The U.S. Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau (TTB) has just approved Palcohol, invented by Mark Phillips. How do you ...

Researchers In Japan Unravel Cutting-Edge Ultraviolet Lamp

April 23, 2014 / No Comments

Ultraviolet light is always dubbed as the villain that is the root cause for many evils that range from skin cancer to searing hot summers. But then, selective use of UV light in certain situations also has many advantages. Tapping precisely into these wide array of benefits is the latest lamp developed by scientists in Japan that emits high-energy ultraviolet (UV) light ...

New Mineral Discovered In Western Australia Named Putnisite

April 23, 2014 / No Comments

Scientists in Australia have discovered a new mineral that occurs as tiny dark pink or dark green crystals on volcanic rocks. Named Putnisite, after Aussie mineralogists Andrew and Christine Putnis, the mineral is unique both in its composition and structure, making it one-of-a-kind among the 4,000 known minerals across the globe! The new mineral does not seem to occur in crystals that ...

Half Of Americans Skeptical About The Big Bang Theory

April 22, 2014 / No Comments

Have you seen that episode of Friends when Phoebe drives Ross mad by the questioning the very basis of theory of evolution? Seems like many in America folk are equally skeptical about the Big Bang theory and a recent poll conducted by GfK Public Affairs & Corporate Communications shows that only 30 percent are actually convinced that the event actually happened. Over ...

Earth Day 2014: Google Doodle Brings Together Six Different Species Of Wildlife

April 22, 2014 / No Comments

We are no strangers to Google unraveling a new doodle to celebrate a significant day or a special event and Earth Day 2014 is obviously no different. Google is welcoming this Earth Day with a special doodle that features six different wildlife species and each of them is shown in their natural environment. It starts off with a lovely Rufous humming bird ...

[Video] After 36 Hours, Dragon Docks At International Space Station Successfully

April 22, 2014 / No Comments

International Space Station had special treat for Easter this Sunday, April 22, as SpaceX’s cargo ship Dragon came with full of supplies. After completing a journey of 36 hours, Dragon cargo ship reached the crew on International Space Station and delivered science experiments, regular supplies and food. Dragon was launched two days ahead on April 20 from Cape Canaveral, and astronauts used ...

Watch CSK vs DD IPL 7 Match Live Streaming and Highlights on Star Sports website

April 21, 2014 / No Comments

Two time Champions, the Chennai Super Kings will take on the Delhi Daredevils in the  8th match of IPL 2014 at the Sheikh Zayed Stadium in Abu Dhabi on April 21, 2014. The good news for Delhi fans is that their skipper Kevin Pietersen is fit and will play todays match. The match starts at 8:00 p.m. India time. MS Dhoni won the toss and ...

9-Year-Old Michigan Boy Finds 10,000-Years-Old Mastodon Tooth! [Video]

April 21, 2014 / No Comments

In an historical find, a 9-year-old from Michigan has found a mastodon tooth, now presumed to be over 10,000-years-old and certainly throws light on prehistoric past of North America. The boy named Philip Stoll said that he wants to take the roll of a paleontologist in future, and his first step is being considered worthy by scientists and experts. Stoll was exploring ...

15 Indian birds listed among 100 globally endangered species

April 21, 2014 / No Comments

The Times of India reported on April 20, 2014, that experts at Zoological Society of London and the Yale University have concluded that 100 Evolutionary Distinct and Globally Endangered species across the world are under threat from human activities. 15 out of the 100 species are from India. According to Bittu Sahgal, editor, Sanctuary Asia, birds like Bengal Florican, Great Indian ...