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‘Cecil the lion’ killed: Dentist Walter James Palmer doesn’t regret the killing

‘Cecil the lion’ killed: Dentist Walter James Palmer doesn’t regret the killing Walter James Palmer has been found to be behind the killing of a very popular loin in Zimbabwe. ‘Cecil the lion’ was the favorite lion of many nature lovers and the beast was known to be very cordial to humans unlike other lions. […]

NASA announcement today: Kepler 452b or Earth 2.0 orbits a Sun-like star in a 385 day orbit period

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NASA announcement today:  Kepler 452b or Earth 2.0 orbits a Sun-like star in a 385 day orbit period takes 385 days to orbit around its sun In a press conference this morning (2015 July 23), NASA’s Kepler team announced discovery of planet Kepler-452b which has the closest match of planet characteristics to Earth: 60% larger than […]

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Asteroid flyby earth makes headlines across the world: UW-158 passed from 1.5 million miles

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Asteroid flyby earth makes headlines across the world: UW-158 passed from 1.5 million miles Asteroid 2011 UW-158 is all set to pass through earth from very close. The whole world seems to be enthused by the news and space enthusiasts are awaiting the spectacle rather very impatiently. But despite being an asteroid that will flyby […]

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NASA’s New Horizons Pluto flyby is beginning of new a chapter: Latest update

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NASA’s New Horizons Pluto flyby is beginning of new a chapter: Latest update This is something that not many had thought would be realized and realized so soon. NASA’s New Horizons spacecraft has bypassed Pluto. It flew past the dwarf planet by just a whisker. NASA has said that the New Horizons probe went as […]

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Minister to Hold Review Meeting with State Environment and Forests Minsters The Government has made a significant move towards the conservation of the landscape of Western Ghats and its unique biodiversity. The Minister of State (Independent Charge), of Environment, Forest and Climate Change, Shri Prakash Javadekar has called a meeting, here tomorrow, of the State […]

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Researchers study seahorse tail’s markup for advanced robotic medical devices, tail has 36 segments Seahorse Robots are going to be the latest addition in the long list of robotic animals. These robotic animals may change the face of the world in the coming days by making those things possible that look quite impossible now. There […]

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Union Minister Javadekar Launches Web Portal for Online Application for Environment Clearance: update A web portal was launched today for online submission of applications for Environment Clearance by State Environment Impact Assessment Authorities for Category ‘B’ projects, here today. The web portal has been launched across the country and nineteen states have joined it instantly. […]

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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 […]

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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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