Ocean's first vegetarian reptile

Bizarre Fossil hints about Ocean’s first vegetarian reptile?

In 2014, scientists unearthed the bizarre fossil of a crocodile-sized sea-dwelling reptile which is believed to be lived on Earth more than 250 million...
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Things you must know about TRAPPIST-1

TRAPPIST-1 is a planetary system named after the TRAnsiting Planets and PlanetesImals Small Telescope which astronomers used to discover it. It is located 39 light...
KIC 8462852, the star that can expand the known universe

KIC 8462852, the star that can expand the known universe

A new study posted today on arXiv describes the results of a new photometric analysis of the star KIC 8462852. Carnegie Institute astronomer Joshua...
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Japan fails to launch its SS-520 mini-rocket into orbit

Japan's Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) has failed to launch an in-orbit satellite through a mini-rocket that was in development over the last few years....
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NASA launches TESS spacecraft to look for planets beyond our galaxy

After the launch of NASA’s planet-hunting spacecraft, Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite (TESS) on Wednesday, on top of SpaceX’s Falcon 9 rocket from Cape Canaveral....

Comet Churyumov-Gerasimenko has components of life, detects Rosetta

An important constituent of living beings which includes ingredients of DNA like protein glycine and phosphorous has been detected in the Comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko. This give...
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NASA releases striking images of Earth’s radical changes

NASA's official Tumblr page recently posted a group of images to showcase our planet's recent surface changes. The pictures compare current snapshots taken from...

Around 1,000 red crabs wash-up on Huntington Beach

The Huntington Beach area was seen amass with red crabs strewn across the water line, some dead, the others inching around to survive on...
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NASA’s Cassini to explore Saturn rings on mission finale

On Wednesday, November 30, NASA's Cassini spacecraft will begin a series of maneuvers to get close to the rings of Saturn. The so-called ‘Ring-Grazing...

NASA’s Juno finds Jupiter’s poles are ridden with cyclones

NASA’s Juno Mission has revealed Jupiter’s cyclone clusters mystery and showed that a certain amount of polygonally shaped cyclones that lye deep in 1,900...