Humanity May Suffer the Catastrophe of Cretaceous Era

December 10, 2014 / No Comments

Human race has always wondered about the events of the cretaceous era that led to total wipe out of dinosaurs. We haven’t reached any conclusions so far, but it’s certain that if we continue to exploit nature indiscreetly we are in for the same fate. Scientists and biologists have been studying the reasons behind the K-Pg event for a long time. ...

Video: Eaten Alive, Paul Rosalie One Hour in Anaconda’s belly

December 8, 2014 / No Comments

For Paul Rosalie, it was a long time goal to get eaten up by the largest snake in the world, and finally he had done that it in the wildest manner. ‘Eaten Alive’, the Discovery Channel Program featured an Anaconda eating Rosalie, and finally he came out from the belly of the snake without any harm. The program was aired in the ...

ISRO is all set to launch GSAT-16

December 4, 2014 / No Comments

It is another giant leap from ISRO, as the Indian Space Research Organization is all set to launch GSAT 16, the highly sophisticated communication satellite on Friday, December 5, 2014. The satellite will be launched at precisely 2.08 AM IST from Kourou in French Guiana. The launch of GSAT-16 is expected to increase the national space capacity with 48 transponders. The satellite ...

‘Boobs for Science’ project goes viral on the Internet

December 2, 2014 / No Comments

Sometimes, weird thoughts and acts may fetch results beyond our imagination, and the same thing happened for a Tumblr blog and Facebook page created by Laura Tait, a 30 year old Italian Web marketer who have completed her course in paleoanthropology. The lady asked women to post the snaps of their breasts along with some scientific facts has been accepted ...

Google Out in the Ocean; New Initiative Launched to Track Down Overfishing

December 2, 2014 / No Comments

Overfishing is a global problem which is difficult to control. Illegal fishing abounds out in the sea because it’s hard to trace these activities in the middle of the ocean. Efforts are now being made to check the menace. Ocean conversation organization Oceana  are joining hands to monitor fishing activities with the help of Google Earth. The partnership has resulted in ...

‘Made in Gujarat’ Green Car Draws Masses at Gujarat Auto Expo

December 2, 2014 / No Comments

Once approved by the bodies concerned, streets of Ahmedabad would be paving way for green cars built in Gujarat. Ahmedabad-based Golden Arrow Wireless Pvt Ltd is the car manufacturer that aims to set the ‘Made in Gujarat’ cars in motion. Prototypes of the model were demonstrated on the third day of Confederation of Indian Industry's Auto Show 2014 at Mahatma Mandir in ...

Bangladeshi scientist Firdausi Qadri nominated to UN bank panel

November 28, 2014 / No Comments

Renowned Bangladeshi scientist Dr.Firdausi Qadri has been nominated to UN Technology Bank Panel. The news has been confirmed, and United Nations announced that the formation of this Bank Panel will access the scope and functions of the much awaited ‘Technology Bank’. The mesmerizing lady scientist is currently working as the director of the Centre for Vaccine Sciences at the International Centre ...

1,700-year-old Ancient Tombstones found in Silk Road

November 27, 2014 / No Comments

Silk Road is widely considered as the most ancient trade route which connected China to the Roman Empire. [caption id="attachment_17059" align="aligncenter" width="467"] 1,700-year-old cemetery discovered[/caption] The historical significance of Silk Road is unquestionable even in the 21st century, and this is compelling archeologists to conduct excavations in the path. The recent news from this corner is regarding the discovery of an ancient cemetery ...

Weather or Not Helps You Plan Your Calendar According to the Weather Forecast

November 27, 2014 / No Comments

Setting up reminders for your schedules helps you prepare for an event. But unexpected changes in weather can spoil your plans. Now, with a new app installed in your iOS device, you could always switch to Plan B. Weather or Not  is the app that helps you plan your calendar events in accordance with weather.  It is indeed a weather forecast ...

Bio-Bus that Runs on Human Waste Starts Ride Along UK Streets

November 26, 2014 / No Comments

Aren’t we relying much on non-renewable sources of energy for fueling up our automotives? This thought has been prevailing for decades but we are yet to find an effective stand-in. But UK is now setting an example to the modern world. And what they rely on is something which will never fall under the non-renewable tag -- human waste! Hitting British ...