Jan 31, 2012 by Natali Anderson

An international team of researchers has for the first time studied the mechanism of iridescence in the hairs of golden moles. The iridescence is widespread...

Jan 30, 2012 by Sergio Prostak

In the interview with Sci-News.com, Dr. Leonid Ksanfomality comments on his recent claims that the Soviet landing probe Venera-13 imaged several objects...

Jan 27, 2012 by Sci-News.com

NASA’s Kepler mission has discovered 11 new planetary systems hosting 26 extrasolar planets. According to NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory, these...

Jan 26, 2012 by Enrico de Lazaro

For the first time ever, a team of researchers from the University of Texas at Austin has cloaked a 3D object standing in free space. According to the...

Jan 25, 2012 by James Freeman

An international team of archaeologists led by the Spanish National Research Council (CSIC) has found a series of more than 7,500-year-old fish seines...

Jan 25, 2012 by Sci-News.com

Radar data from the Cassini spacecraft have revealed regional variations amongst sand dunes on Titan, the largest moon of Saturn. Dune fields are common...

Jan 24, 2012 by Sergio Prostak

Russian renowned researcher Dr. Leonid Ksanfomality has reported that he found several objects resembling living beings on images made by the Venera-13...

Jan 23, 2012 by Enrico de Lazaro

A team of researchers from the Monash Institute of Medical Research, Australia, has produced embryonic stem-like cells from the tissue of snow leopard. It...

Jan 20, 2012 by Sergio Prostak

An international team of paleontologists led by Dr. Junchang Lü from Institute of Geology, Chinese Academy of Geological Sciences, has announced the...

Jan 20, 2012 by Natali Anderson

An international team of researchers has rediscovered the extremely rare primate Miller’s Grizzled Langur, a species which was believed to be extinct...

Jan 16, 2012 by Sci-News.com

Syrian archaeologists have announced new discoveries found at an archaeological site near the coastal town of Jableh in Lattakia governorate, Syria. According...

Jan 13, 2012 by Sci-News.com

For the first time, a team of scientists at Washington University School of Medicine has identified a human receptor that can taste fat. The study, published...

Jan 12, 2012 by Sci-News.com

A team of biologists has discovered two new species of frogs in New Guinea, one of which breaks the record for the world’s tiniest known vertebrate. The...

Jan 12, 2012 by Sci-News.com

A team of researchers has identified nicotine traces in a Mayan flask while examining ancient vessels from the Kislak Collection of the US Library of Congress...

Jan 11, 2012 by Enrico de Lazaro

For the first time, a team of scientists at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) has developed a plastic material which enables to detect nuclear...

Jan 10, 2012 by James Freeman

Israeli archaeologists have discovered a 1,500-year-old seal with the Temple Menorah during excavations near the city of Akko. According to the Israel...

Jan 10, 2012 by Sergio Prostak

An international team of researchers has discovered a remarkable new species of bush viper in Tanzania, East Africa. Matilda’s horned viper (Tim Davenport...

Jan 8, 2012 by Sci-News.com

A team of archaeologists has announced new discoveries unearthed at the archaeological site of the ancient city of Bosra, southern Syria. Roman bathhouses...

Jan 8, 2012 by Sergio Prostak

NASA’s Swift spacecraft has detected a gamma-ray burst, called GRB 111209A, which is one of the longest events of this kind ever observed. The duration...

Jan 6, 2012 by Enrico de Lazaro

For the first time, Canadian researchers have suggested that the Earth’s most severe mass extinction was caused by an influx of mercury into the eco-system. In...