An Asteroid Winter Responsible For Dinosaur Extinction 66 Million Years Back

May 15, 2014 / No Comments

The extinction of dinosaurs is one of the most hotly debate topics among paleontologists across the world. Thanks to Hollywood’s impressive portrayal of these giants that once ruled the planet, ‘dinosaur wipeout’ is a topic that also generates plenty of interest among the casual science buff. And researchers seem to have finally stumbled across a definitive answer. A huge asteroid that crashed into ...

17-million-years-old giant sperm found in Australia [video]

May 14, 2014 / 1 Comment

One of the most extraordinary thing happened, when a scientist discovered an ancient giant sperm in Australia. According to Business Standard’s post of May 14, 2014, a giant sperm has been found which is longer than a crustacean’s male body and is supposedly 17-million-years-old. This particular found is a great opportunity for the scientists to dig deep into the kind of species ...

NASA Reveals the Unstoppable Rate At Which Antarctica Is Melting!

May 13, 2014 / 1 Comment

Most of the doomsday predictions across the globe involve the oceans finally taking over land and if NASA’s latest reports are indeed true, that day may not be far off! A NASA study looking at 40 years of ground, airplane and satellite data shows that the West Antarctic ice sheet is melting at a rate that is far above the normal ...

Mother Gives Birth To Rare Mono Mono Twins In Ohio Just Ahead Of Mother’s Day!

May 12, 2014 / No Comments

Giving birth to twin baby girls is probably the best gift a mother could get on Mother’s Day and it becomes even more special when they are identical “mono mono” twins! Sarah and Bill Thistlethwaite in Ohio had Jenna and Jillian, who happen to share the same amniotic sac and placenta. Since such cases often see plenty of complications, the couple went ...

A ringed planet to be visible from Chennai on May 10

May 9, 2014 / No Comments

A glorious site to behold will show in the west as dusk approaches and the sun starts to fade. On May 10. Saturn will rise to grace Earth’s evening sky. From the east, it will slowly show its prominence.   This marvel will show all night along the Constellation Libra. This provides sky-watchers a site to behold. Saturn is closest to us that day ...

England vs Scotland only ODI: Cricket live score and Sky Sports live streaming info

May 9, 2014 / No Comments

England is all set to start its international season with a match against Scotland at Mannofield Park in Aberdeen today on May 9. The match is scheduled at 10:30 a.m. local time, 09:30 GMT, 3:00 p.m. India time. The toss and players list will be updated here shortly. Follow the Eng vs SCO live scores here. Watch the match live on Super Sports ...

Premier League Heads Into Final Week With City In Driver’s Seat: Table, Fixtures and Predictions

May 9, 2014 / No Comments

It would be no exaggeration whatsoever to believe that the current Premier League season was the most exciting and unpredictable ever since its very inception. So much so, that Premier League headlines have dominated pages of newspapers in nation’s where football is not even the top sport! And after the league lead shifting hands nearly couple of dozen times, it seems that ...

Gwalior And Raipur Among The Top Four Polluted Cities In The World!

May 9, 2014 / No Comments

It was just yesterday that we gave you an insight into a damning WHO report that stated that Delhi was the most polluted city on the planet. Today, we take you a touch deeper into the report to look at two other Indian cities that have found a place in the top four. When it comes to air pollution, both Gwalior and ...

Pinocchio Rex: Scientists Stumble Upon The Cousin Of T. Rex!

May 8, 2014 / No Comments

If there is one thing that Steven Spielberg did with his Jurassic Park series of flicks is turn the Tyrannosaurus Rex into an international superstar overnight.   The ferocious dinosaur instantly became a feared favorite among kids across the globe. Now, paleontologists have discovered the T. Rex’s Far East cousin that seems equally intimidating! A new dinosaur, the Qianzhousaurus sinensis, was discovered in ...

WHO Reports Dubs Delhi The Most Polluted City In The World

May 8, 2014 / No Comments

If you are a resident of India’s national capital, then you might well shrug your shoulders and tell the world that you knew it all along! Delhi does not find itself on top of many lists across the globe, but in when it comes to pollution, Delhi seems to have finally conquered the top spot.   The latest report released by World ...