Category: Science

Surprising Glacial Discovery 0

Surprising Glacial Discovery

When it comes to ice, scientists are giving a whole new meaning to the phrase “bottoms up.” Those massive ice sheets in Antarctica don’t just grow on top when snow falls, they also grow from the bottom up, according to new research published Thursd…
The large solar flare that swirled and twisted 0

The large solar flare that swirled and twisted

This amazing image captures the sun at its most beautiful… and violent. It shows a large solar flare – or prominence – blowing out a dazzling, waving mass of erupting plasma that swirled and twisted for 90 minutes. Nasa scientists at the sp…
New Record Created in Asteroid Discovery 0

New Record Created in Asteroid Discovery

On 29th January 2011, new record of 19 objects in one night was created in asteroid discovery using a powerful telescope, Pan-STARRS PS1. The Pan-STARRS (Panoramic Survey Telescope and Rapid Response System) PS1…
Body of Ice Age Child Found in Alaska 0

Body of Ice Age Child Found in Alaska

The 11,500-year-old cremated remains of prehistoric child (Ice Age child) have been discovered in Tanana Valley of Alaska. The discovered human remains are anticipated to be about three year old child and it is …
The psychedelic majesty of the Northern Lights captured 0

The psychedelic majesty of the Northern Lights captured

No matter how many times they appear, the amazing Aurora Borealis are always a sight to behold. Now some of the most spectacular skies to have ever been captured in Britain have been unveiled by a photographer who has taken photos of the Norther…
Discovery space shuttle blasts off for last time 0

Discovery space shuttle blasts off for last time

Space shuttle Discovery blasted off for the last time on Thursday, carrying six astronauts and carting a load of supplies, spare parts and a robot for the International Space Station. The shuttle lifted off at 4:53pm. EST (2153 GMT) from the Ken…
Will Apophis Asteroid Hit the Earth in 2036? 0

Will Apophis Asteroid Hit the Earth in 2036?

The Russian scientists have forecasted that the Apophis Asteroid may hit the earth on April 13, 2036. This “99942 Apophis” was initially noted in December 2004 when came near to earth. It is huge as the size of two f…