Apr 30, 2012 by Natali Anderson

A team of biologists from Penn State University has discovered 24 new species of lizards known as skinks, all from islands in the Caribbean. The Anguilla...

Apr 30, 2012 by Sergio Prostak

Dr. Jay Stauffer from the Penn State University and Adrianus Konings from Cichlid Press have announced the discovery of a new haplochromine cichlid fish...

Apr 27, 2012 by Sci-News.com

A team of physicists from the University of Zurich’s Physics Institute working with the Compact Muon Solenoid (CMS) detector at CERN has observed...

Apr 27, 2012 by Sci-News.com

Arizona State University graduate student Andrew Ryan has discovered a new form of Martian lava flow that resembles snail or nautilus shells. More than...

Apr 27, 2012 by Sci-News.com

An amateur paleontologist has discovered a fossil of a very mysterious organism dubbed Godzillus that lived in shallow seas in what is now the Cincinnati...

Apr 26, 2012 by Sergio Prostak

An international team of researchers has found that a high intake of flavonoid-rich berries, such as strawberries and blueberries, over time, can delay...

Apr 26, 2012 by James Freeman

An international team of scientists led by Dr. Tao Deng of the Institute of Vertebrate Paleontology and Paleoanthropology, Chinese Academy of Sciences,...

Apr 25, 2012 by Enrico de Lazaro

A team of mathematicians and computer scientists led by Dr. Vincent Borrelli of the Université Lyon I in France has succeeded for the first time in constructing...

Apr 25, 2012 by Sci-News.com

A team of scientists from the Queen Mary University of London working with images from NASA’s Cassini spacecraft has found few big objects punching through...

Apr 24, 2012 by James Freeman

A new study by scientists at the University of Cambridge has confirmed that brains of chronic cocaine users age dramatically faster than their non-drug-using...

Apr 24, 2012 by Sci-News.com

NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope has taken a new image of the Egg Nebula, a bipolar preplanetary nebula located about 3,000 light years away. The Egg Nebula...

Apr 24, 2012 by Sci-News.com

Chinese researchers have revealed how surnames can act as a genetic stamp, allowing to trace lineage and understand the migrations and historical events. “When...

Apr 23, 2012 by Natali Anderson

An international team of researchers has found the first evidence of a non-human species cultivating plants for use other than as food. Spotted Bowerbird,...

Apr 20, 2012 by Sci-News.com

A team of researchers analyzing new data from NASA/ESA Cassini spacecraft has found that a region on Titan called Ontario Lacus is very similar to the...

Apr 20, 2012 by Natali Anderson

An international team of researchers has revealed that polar bears evolved some 600 thousand years ago, five times earlier than previously thought. Polar...

Apr 20, 2012 by Natali Anderson

A team of biologists from the Papua New Guinea National Museum and the U.S. Geological Survey has discovered a new species of slender-toed gecko on Manus...

Apr 19, 2012 by Natali Anderson

An international team of scientists has confirmed the Tasmanian Tiger or thylacine (Thylacinus cynocephalus) had limited genetic diversity prior to its...

Apr 19, 2012 by James Freeman

A team of the IceCube Neutrino Observatory, a high-energy neutrino detector at the geographical South Pole in Antarctica, has reported results of a search...

Apr 18, 2012 by Sci-News.com

Dr. Marcia DiStaso of the Penn State University has found that sixty percent of Wikipedia articles about companies contain factual errors. Wikipedia’s...

Apr 18, 2012 by James Freeman

An international team of researchers has found why and how egg-laying reproduction may have led to the extinction of dinosaurs. Tyrannosaurus rex, one...