17th Century Shipwreck in Lake Michigan?
Posted on November 28, 2013 at 03:51:52 pm
Five months after divers searched a remote section of Lake Michigan for a mysterious 17th century ship and retrieved a wooden slab the group leader believes is part of the vessel, it's still uncertain whether they are on the right track
Posted on November 28, 2013 at 12:23:30 am
Cats are stealthy, but this kind is a pro -- itís been hiding in plain sight for years. A whole new species of Brazilian feline has been discovered after scientists analyzed the DNA of several different wild cat populations.
Cutest Dinosaur Ever Found?
Posted on November 27, 2013 at 01:40:46 pm
Dinosaurs, traditionally, are big and fierce. But researchers have unearthed a perfectly preserved skeleton of a baby dinosaur thatís more Disney than dangerous-looking
Inexpensive 'Nano-Camera' Can Operate at the Speed of Light
Posted on November 26, 2013 at 10:11:15 pm
A $500 "nano-camera" that can operate at the speed of light has been developed by researchers in the MIT Media Lab
Guard Dogs Reduce Killing of Threatened Species
Posted on November 26, 2013 at 10:04:06 am
Research revealed that livestock guarding dogs eliminated livestock losses from predators on 91% of the farms studied, with each farmer saving over $3,000 per year due to the reduction in killed livestock.
Lowering Stand Density Reduces Mortality of Ponderosa Pine Stands
Posted on November 26, 2013 at 09:35:42 am
As trees grow larger in even-aged stands, competition develops among them. Competition weakens trees, as they contend for soil moisture, nutrients, and sunlight
Mach 1000 Shock Wave Lights Supernova Remnant
Posted on November 25, 2013 at 05:18:33 pm
When a star explodes as a supernova, it shines brightly for a few weeks or months before fading away. Yet the material blasted outward from the explosion still glows hundreds or thousands of years later
Archaeological Discoveries Confirm Early Date of Buddha's Life
Posted on November 25, 2013 at 03:12:29 pm
Archaeologists working in Nepal have uncovered evidence of a structure at the birthplace of the Buddha dating to the sixth century B.C
10,000-Year-Old House Uncovered Outside Jerusalem
Posted on November 25, 2013 at 01:00:35 pm
With range of dramatic finds in excavations ahead of highway expansion, archaeologists trace 10 millennia of human development
Comet Could Bring Spectacular Sky Show
Posted on November 25, 2013 at 08:38:58 am
As Comet ISON hurtles toward the sun, its million-year-long journey through our solar system may end with its violent death ó or a spectacular sky show