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Depression over Eastcentral Arabian Sea

Depression over Eastcentral Arabian Sea A depression over the northeast & adjoining east central Arabian Sea has moved slightly eastwards and is lay centered about 280 Km southwest of Porbandar at 0530 hrs IST today, the 23rd June 2015. The system is likely to further slowly move east-northeastwards and may concentrate into a deep depression […]

Sixth mass extinction coming ‘soon': ‘Species disappearing at alarming rate’, humans to become extinct There is no denying the fact that it is a scary thought. A latest study says that the earth might be staring at a mass extinction. The world has already suffered five mass extinctions, and if God forbids, it happens again, […]

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NASA Mission to Look for Water on Jupiter’s Moon Europa beneath its surface Jupiter’s Moon Europa has remained a mysterious and sort of unknown place for humans like most of the space around us. It is a known unknown and not much has been dug about it thus far. Now a NASA spaceship is all […]

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AMU students’ body observes World Environment Day, plants saplings ALIGARH: The Wings of Desire, an NGO of the students of the Aligarh Muslim University organized a sapling plantation drive in the premises of the Jawaharlal Nehru Medical College and Hospital to mark the World Environment Day. Dr. Gufran Ahmad, Chief Medical Officer, JNMCH, along with […]

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Prime Minister Modi to Launch Tree Plantation Drive on World Environment Day: Javadekar Sportspersons to Join Environment Ministry’s Efforts to Plant Trees Across the Country The Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi will start a tree plantation campaign by planting a sapling at his official residence, 7 RCR on June 5, to mark the World Environment […]

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Chimps can’t cook, but they love cooked delicacies  A latest study has come out with findings that though chimpanzees can cook their food, they actually like to eat cooked food. If I was an evolutionary scientist I would have concluded that these chimps were in initial evolutionary process and that after millions of years, they […]

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Yellowstone Supervolcano eruption 2015: Yellowstone volcano observatory working hard to determine Is Yellowstone supervolcano eruption imminent? Is it true that the eruption will happen pretty soon and not after many decades or centuries as was being predicted by scientists and seismic experts? For the past fortnight or even longer, there have been reports that the […]

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Bobbi Kristina Brown latest update: Did drug caused Whitney Houston, daughter’s death?  Budding actress Bobbi Kristina Brown’s condition has been a sort of mystery for the entire world. Whitney Houston’s daughter who was found drowned in a bathtub at her home and unresponsive on January 31 remains unresponsive till this date despite being given the […]

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Snakes were more like mammals with toes, ankles: Study  Thus far scientists were near unanimous that snakes actually evolved in water. But now it seems that their conclusions were based on wrong assumptions. A latest study claims that the snakes might have evolved on land and not in water. The study also claims that snakes […]

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India questions commitment on $100 billion global climate fund: Update India has reiterated its commitment to work with the international community to find practical, pragmatic and equitable solutions to climate change. Making an Intervention at the Petersberg Climate Dialogue in Berlin today, the Minister of State (Independent Charge) of Environment, Forest and Climate Change, Shri […]

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Giant pandas suffer from indigestion, so this much bamboo eating  Giant pandas spend more than half of the day chewing nothing else but bamboos. This has always been a mystery as to why giant pandas actually spend as many as 14 hours or more a day chewing nothing else but bamboos. Now researchers have come […]

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Baby Spiders Raining From Sky Is Twice A Year Ritual  Spiders seem to be falling from skies in Australia. The people who are undergoing this rather ‘strange’ experience are calling it a nightmare, while many others who are mere distant observers are calling it natural and nothing else. The falling spiders seem to be almost […]

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Massive Antarctic ice shelf to disappear within 5 years  Antarctic is going to lose a large chunk of its ice within the next few years. Scientists have said that a massive ice shelf that partially disintegrated in the year 2002 will completely disappear by the end of the year 2020. The ice shelf is so […]

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16-feet giant squid in New Zealand may become part of local folklore Scientists in New Zealand are perplexed over finding the carcass of a giant squid. They are wondering as to what actually caused its death and are trying to ascertain if it was the biggest squid ever found in this part of the world. […]

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