Dec 29, 2011 by Sergio Prostak

Israeli archaeologists have unearthed a mouthpiece of a pipe bearing a poetic inscription, according to the Israel Antiquities Authority. Pipe mouthpiece...

Dec 28, 2011 by James Freeman

A team of archaeologists led by Álvaro Arrizabalaga of the University of the Basque Country has unearthed a pendant, which they believe to be 25,000 years...

Dec 26, 2011 by Sergio Prostak

Israeli archaeologists have found an ancient seal, which provides unique evidence of Jewish activity on the Temple Mount during the Second Temple era. The...

Dec 23, 2011 by Sci-News.com

An international team of astrophysicists has discovered the ruins of a planetary system consisting of the cores of two former giant planets orbiting around...

Dec 23, 2011 by Sci-News.com

A U.S. team of researchers has discovered the evidence of complex hydrocarbon and/or nitrile molecules lying on the Pluto’s surface. Artist’s impression...

Dec 23, 2011 by James Freeman

Syrian archaeologists have unearthed an early Christian church and a cemetery at the site of Tal Hasaka, northeastern Syria, according to the Syrian Arab...

Dec 23, 2011 by Sci-News.com

Israeli archaeologists have uncovered the ruins of an ancient bathhouse dating back to the Byzantine era. The newly discovered Byzantine bathhouse in Judea...

Dec 22, 2011 by Sci-News.com

NASA’s Dawn spacecraft has obtained the first images of Vesta from its low-altitude orbit, according to the mission’s website. The images show...

Dec 21, 2011 by Sergio Prostak

A team of researchers from the National Agency for New Technologies, Energy and Sustainable Economic Development (ENEA), Italy, has found that the Shroud...

Dec 21, 2011 by Sci-News.com

NASA’s Kepler mission has detected two extrasolar Earth-sized planets, reported in a press release from the Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics. The...

Dec 20, 2011 by Natali Anderson

An international team of ornithologists has discovered the breeding area for the extremely rare bird Black-throated blue robin (Luscinia obscura) in Shaanxi...

Dec 18, 2011 by Sergio Prostak

Chinese paleontologists have found fossil remains of a new species of pterosaur in Liaoning province, China. Xiaolin Wang from the Graduate University...

Dec 18, 2011 by James Freeman

British scientists have proved a hypothesis that said human fine body hair plays a defensive function against parasites such as bed bugs and fleas. The...

Dec 16, 2011 by Natali Anderson

A team of researchers from the Ohio State University Comprehensive Cancer Center has discovered a gene mutation, which is believed to have occurred in...

Dec 15, 2011 by James Freeman

This week a team of archaeologists began to explore an area near the city of Erzin in the province of Hatay, southern Turkey, where the ancient town of...

Dec 14, 2011 by Natali Anderson

A U.S. researcher has discovered the world’s smallest frogs in forests of southeastern Papua New Guinea. The study by Fred Kraus from the Bishop Museum,...

Dec 13, 2011 by Sci-News.com

A team of researchers from the University of Chicago suggested that the ability to walk has originated underwater. It is known that tetrapods were the...

Dec 12, 2011 by Natali Anderson

An international team of researchers has revealed the first evidence of animals advertising their homes to potential mates. Researchers from University...

Dec 11, 2011 by James Freeman

Researchers from Université de La Réunion, Réunion, have found that Barau’s petrels synchronize their migration with the full Moon when travel...

Dec 9, 2011 by Sci-News.com

US palaeontologists have unearthed fossil bones of the biggest dinosaur to ever live in North America. The study, published this week in the journal Acta...