Homo naledi

A new study suggests that human ancestors, homo naledis could have walked the Earth with early humans. The study dated the newly discovered skeletons and placed it at about 330,000 […]


Certain patterns in brain activity during sleep could be used to determine the contents of a dream. (Photo : VCG/VCG via Getty Images) A team of international scientists claim that […]

Snow Leopards

Snow leopards have three primary genetic clusters differentiated by their geographical location. (Photo : Mark Kolbe/Getty Images) Scientists have previously assumed that snow leopards, or Panthera uncial , are monotypic, […]

Acentria’s Fritillary (IMAGE)

This is Acentria’s fritillary (Melitaea acentria), a new butterfly species discovered in Israel on the slopes of the popular Mount Hermon ski resort. (Photo : Dr. Vladimir Lukhtanov/Pensoft Publishers for […]

Pokemon Go

Pokemon Go players are happier and more social than non-players, a new study finds. (Photo : Photo by Lam Yik Fei/Getty Images) The «Pokemon Go» craze swept over the world […]

beautiful hummingbird

According to U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers, the man arrived at Los Angeles International Airport from Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam on March 24. As his bags were being […]

lulu orca

PCB concentration of 9mg/kg is already considered damaging to marine mammals, meaning the PCBs found in Lulu’s blubber extremely goes beyond the limit. (Photo : NEWS DOT COM/YouTube Screenshot) Last […]

Prize Shark

A fisherman kneels beside a dead shark lying belly up on a quayside. (Photo : Fox Photos/Getty Images) The recent shark attack in Australia, which killed Laeticia Brouwer, a 17-year-old […]


Two new species of tarsiers have been discovered in Indonesia. (Photo : zefrank1/YouTube) Tarsiers, tiny nocturnal primates that remarkably look like Star Wars icon Yoda, are only found in certain […]