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Human ancestors Australopithecus africanus used stone, wood tools much earlier

Human ancestors Australopithecus africanus used stone, wood tools much earlier When our ancestors became capable of using tools? A latest research claims that previous estimates were actually incorrect and that our ancestors started using tools much earlier than previously thought. Researchers who analyzed the human fossils, especially the hand bones of human ancestors Australopithecus africanus […]

Woman mauled by black bear A woman was grievously injured by a massive black bear when she went too close to him. A San Francisco Chronicle report says that the woman went too close to the 400-pound bear as she made an effort to pet him. The incident happened early yesterday in Dade City, Fla. […]

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Mystery of Greenland’s Disappearing Lakes: Report The two lakes in Greenland have been drained. The development has left many scientists stumped. And since then they have been trying to find out the main reason that is triggering such a change. It is understood that these two lakes in Greenland that are at the centre of […]

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Fish colony under Antarctic ice sheet: Stones give life to fish by delivering nutrients Fish have surprised scientists by being too hardened to survive even under 2,500 feet of Antarctic ice. It was an utter shock for scientists when after drilling for 2,500 feet they found a large number of fish under the freezing water. […]

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Doomsday clock says 3 minutes to midnight: Climatic change to blame The bad news is that the world is now three minutes from midnight Doomsday Clock. The reason that has left many deeply concerned is humans’ failure of controlling the climatic conditions. Of many issues, green house emissions take the top position. It is understood […]

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Sudden deaths of 100 aquatic birds cause of worry The sudden deaths of at least 100 aquatic birds have left researchers stumped. Moreover, it has also been found that the feathers of many more than 300 other birds have been coated in San Francisco Bay. Following this development researchers have got down to study to […]

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Greenland’s lakes fast disappearing Rising temperatures have been at the centre of scientific study. Its impact could be easily felt on many hotspots across the world. Right now the Meltwater lakes in Greenland are bearing the burnt. Reports have surfaced that how they have been found to be fast draining off. And the culprit is […]

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NASA’s Dawn spacecraft on the cusp of history: closing in on dwarf planet Ceres Ceres is at the centre of attraction. It lies between Mars and Jupiter and has been identified as the largest object in the asteroid belt. Other than these facts very little are known about the dwarf planet. Despite this fact the […]

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Using X-rays, scientists read scrolls burnt in furnace-like blast of 608-degree-Fahrenheit gas X-rays are turning out to be an important tool for scientists in helping them decipher complicated materials. The case in point has been reading words inside the charred, rolled-up scrolls that survived the catastrophic eruption of Mt. Vesuvius nearly two millenniums ago. T […]

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Cosmic radio burst recorded by Aussies scientists came from 5.5bn light years away A radio burst is at the centre of scientific study. It has been reported that the “fast radio bust” was caught by CSIRO’s 64-m Parkes radio telescope in eastern Australia. This fact has been confirmed by to a joint press release from […]

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2014 was hottest year: Yes or no controversy drags on When reports surfaced about 2014 being the hottest year since scientist started measuring the weather decades ago, many were not willing to accept this fact. They thought it to be hoax. But that is not the fact as scientists have confirmed that the figures in […]

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Bar-headed geese go on roller coaster ride, save energy The bar-headed geese are known to the world for long. The birds are popular for flying high. To know the secret of the highest bird migration some researchers thought about holding a study. The tracking study was useful as the secrets of the world’s highest bird […]

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Industrialized Ocean Badly Impacts Marine Life The extinction of some land animals have been at the centre of scientific study for many years. It is well known that human activities with other things played havocs forcing many land animals to vanish. And now there are fear that this could happen to marine life as world […]

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2014 was hottest year  in ENTIRE human history What was the hottest year? The answer is 2014. It is understood that during this period global temperature touched the highest level since modern measurement began by scientists. This has left many scientists deeply concerned. Moreover the report has made many thinking about humanity’s growing toll on […]

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