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 ...

Star Sports live streaming IPL 7 at its official website

April 21, 2014 / No Comments

The 7th edition of the Indian Premiere League which is being played at the UAE is been live telecasted by Sony Set Max and Sony Six channels in India. Sony Set Max and Sony Six Tv channels have bagged the rights to telecast the event live in the Indian Sub-Continent - India, Bangladesh, Nepal, Sri Lanka, Maldives, Bhutan. The rights to live ...

Watch DD vs KKR IPL 6 Live Streaming and Score on StarSports.com and Sony Six

April 19, 2014 / No Comments

Kolkata Knight Riders are all set to take on Delhi Daredevils that's unsure of skipper Pietersen’s availability, in Match 6 of Pepsi IPL 2014 at Dubai International Stadium on April 19, 2014. [caption id="attachment_16636" align="aligncenter" width="500"] Dhoni and KKR owner Shahrukh Khan perform at the IPL opening ceremony.[/caption] [gallery columns="6" ids="16638,16640,16641,16642,16643,16644" orderby="rand"]  The match starts at 8:00 p.m. India time. TV telecast and live ...

New Earth-Size Planet Spotted In Milky Way

April 19, 2014 / No Comments

A newly discovered Earth-size planet might prove to be a cousin of our planet, as NASA confirms new discovery on April 17. Using the Kepler Space Telescope of NASA, astronomers have made a stunning discovery of a planet orbiting in a similar way like Earth around a star in the "habitable zone". The "habitable zone" is the range of distance from any ...

Watch MI vs RCB IPL 6 Match Live Streaming on Star Sports website

April 19, 2014 / No Comments

Defending Champions of the Indian Premiere League, the Mumbai Indians clash with  Royal Challengers Bangalore at  the Dubai International Cricket Stadium on Saturday, April 19, 2014. [caption id="attachment_16615" align="aligncenter" width="350"] Harbhajan lifts Nita Aambani[/caption] [gallery columns="6" ids="16621,16620,16619,16618,16617,16616" orderby="rand"] Virat Kohli wins the toss and Bangalore will bowl first. Chris Gayle is still recovering from a sore back and is not playing today. Bangalore are unchanged. The squads ...

Astronomers Find Earth’s Twin In A Distant Star System [Video]

April 18, 2014 / No Comments

Our quest for extraterrestrial life is often limited by both the vast distances in the cosmos and our own imagination. But circling a star about 500 light years away from earth is Kepler 186f and scientists believe that it might be that elusive frontier where we finally stumble upon alien life! Having a diameter of 8,700 miles and about 10 percent larger ...

World’s First Case Of Female Penis And Male Vagina Found!

April 18, 2014 / 1 Comment

It is kind of desperate when a girl has to forcibly hold down a guy with spikes to get some action! But it goes to a whole new level when ‘she’ is the one bringing the ‘penis to the bed’! But the team led by Kazunori Yoshizawa, an entomologist at Hokkaido University in Japan and Rodrigo Ferreira has stumbled upon the ...

Fighting For Environment Costs Hundreds Their Lives Across The Globe

April 17, 2014 / No Comments

When we watch James Cameron’s Avatar, then we all know who we are rooting for – the indigenous Na’vi, whose land and natural wealth is being stripped away from them by those looking to make profits. Yet, in the real world, the truth is quite different. Hundreds of environmentalists, natives and those caring for the natural wealth of the planet are ...

Watch DD vs RCB IPL 7 Match Live Streaming on Star Sports and GoCricket Website

April 17, 2014 / No Comments

Royal Challengers Bangalore and Delhi Daredevils will open their series with the second match of Pepsi IPL 2014, scheduled at Sharjah Cricket Stadium on April 17. [gallery columns="6" ids="16590,16591,16592,16594,16595,16596" orderby="rand"]   The match starts at 8:00 p.m. India time. Temperatures in Sharjah will be soaring at 37 degrees with no rains expected. Follow the KKR vs DD live scores and highlights here, Fans can catch ...

Scientists Claim To Have Finally Unraveled Saturn’s Rotation Period Mystery

April 17, 2014 / No Comments

It is indeed amazing that while we have been able to unravel some of the mysteries of deep space, many aspects of our own solar system remain unknown. The rotation period of Saturn is one such mystery. The planet remains the only one for which we have still been unable to pin down an accurate rotation time. But scientists say they might ...