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4-eyed, lobster-like creature lived 500 million years ago: Paleontologists

4-eyed, lobster-like creature lived 500 million years ago: Paleontologists University of Toronto have come out with fossils of an amazing and yet-unknown species of animals. They claim that the it is actually an ancient lobster that had four eyes. Paleontologists of the University claim that the animal actually lived hundreds of millions of years ago. […]

Workshop on ‘Macromolecular Interactions in Biology’ organized in AMU Aligarh: Interdisciplinary Biotechnology Unit of Aligarh Muslim University today started a two-day National Symposium cum Bioinformatics Workshop on “Macromolecular Interactions in Biology. Aimed to provide a scientific platform for participants to assemble and interact with subject specialties, the symposium includes plenary talks and oral presentations on […]

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Giant pandas mapped: Study Pandas have been among the most mysterious animals. They are beautiful and fascinating and the whole world seems to be making a concerted effort to save them. Now researchers associated with the Michigan State University (MSU) have come out with a comprehensive study on the lives and struggle of pandas. The […]

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Prehistoric Salamander was as big as minivan Researchers have found fossils of a prehistoric salamander-like species. Now they are of the opinion that these beasts were the undisputed owners of the earth some 200 million years ago. These massive predators that scientists call Metoposaurus algarvensis, must have been huge and fearsome, say researchers who found […]

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Rhino poaching rises in Kaziranga National Park, 75 rhinos killed This is going to save rhinos from poachers and animal activists are going to have a feel good sort of feeling. Union government has said that the it is going to come out with a central protection force for rhinos. This is the most important […]

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Paris pollution brings bonanza for Paris residents, public transportation is free You have been hearing about high pollution level in Beijing, Shanghai and in recent months about very high pollution levels in the Indian capital New Delhi, but not many gave attention to Paris. One of the most beautiful cities in the world has become […]

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World Sparrow Day: Where the little sparrow has vanished? By Abu Hasan, (NVONews.Com)  Chirping of sparrows early morning in my backyard has gone down. There used to be dozens of them on any given day a decade or so ago. But not anymore. Though we make it a point to put rice, bread and other […]

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Vernal equinox and Solar eclipse 2015 pictures go viral: watch live in USA, Canada Total solar eclipse 2015 is all set to be watched in some parts of Europe. Though many people will be missing the occasion, many other people are happy being able to watch the partial solar eclipse that will last for hours […]

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Vice president Ansari inaugurates international conference on ‘global environment issues’ The Vice President of India Shri M. Hamid Ansari has said that Environmental degradation and climate change are amongst the foremost challenges confronting human civilization in our times. The protection and preservation of environment and its sustainable management are essential for the survival of humanity […]

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More Water On Ganymede Than On Earth: Fact or Fiction? Water is available in abundance on Jupiter’s moon Ganymede. This is the first time that NASA has talked about the easy availability of water on Jupiter’s moon Ganymede. Earlier these reports used to be sketchy, but the latest reports suggest that the moon orbiting Jupiter […]

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Air quality in Delhi worse than Beijing, finds Greenpeace   New Delhi: Delhi is without doubt the most polluted city in the world. The situation has become so bad in Delhi that even an average day in Delhi may be labeled as bad-air day in Beijing, the second most polluted city in the world. But […]

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NASA scientists CONFUSED as Dawn starts orbiting Ceres NASA’s Dawn spaceship is fast approaching the dwarf planet Ceres. This is the first spaceship that has come so close to the dwarf planet and it is taking close photos with its extremely high resolution cameras. The good news is that the Dawn spaceship has finally entered […]

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Daylight savings time 2015 begins: In Hawaii, Arizona no need to move clock Spring has finally arrived. If you needed a sign that it is actually here, you will be required to move your clocks forward by one hour later today. The Daylight Savings Time 2015 or spring forward is here and if you have […]

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Menopausal Killer Whales Become Group Leaders As They Age: Study  As men age, they get experience. The same seems to be the case with female killer whales who start to get leadership attributes as they age. A latest study has found that they get natural leadership after their menopause. Researchers have concluded this after analyzing […]

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