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Photographer Captures Rare White Rainbow Over Scottish Highlands

Photographer Captures Rare White Rainbow Over Scottish Highlands

The image of the colorless rainbow was captured over Rannoch Moor in western Scotland...

Nov 24 2016, 12:53pm CST

NASA's Curiosity Rover Checks Rare Iron Meteorite Egg Rock on Mars

NASA's Curiosity Rover Checks Rare Iron Meteorite Egg Rock on Mars

NASA's Curiosity rover has confirmed than an odd-looking object that scientists operating it had noticed is an iron-nickel me...

Nov 4 2016, 1:23am CDT

Tesla Model 3 Prototype Makes Rare Appearance at Solar Roof Event

Tesla Model 3 Prototype Makes Rare Appearance at Solar Roof Event

At the same event we saw the first glimpse of the upcoming Tesla Model prototype....

Oct 31 2016, 2:37pm CDT

New Rare Ant Species Found in Little Devil Poison Frog’s Stomach

New Rare Ant Species Found in Little Devil Poison Frog’s Stomach

A unique type of ant species has been found in a poison frog’s stomach....

Oct 10 2016, 10:22am CDT

Pokemon Go Capture Bonus for Rare Pokemon Announced by Niantic

Pokemon Go Capture Bonus for Rare Pokemon Announced by Niantic

Niantic has announced a new feature coming to Pokemon Go....

Oct 6 2016, 12:41am CDT

Rare Lightning Sprites Seen Over Hurricane Matthew

Rare Lightning Sprites Seen Over Hurricane Matthew

Red-colored lightning sprites were seen over the weekend near Puerto Rico as Hurrican Mathew was moving across the Caribbean Se...

Oct 4 2016, 4:24am CDT

Rare Tree Frog Species goes Extinct with the Death of Last Known Member

Rare Tree Frog Species goes Extinct with the Death of Last Known Member

The last known member of Rabbs' fringe-limbed tree frog has died recently and its death means that the species does not ex...

Oct 3 2016, 1:03am CDT

Black Moon 2016 Meaning and Everything You Need to Know

Black Moon 2016 Meaning and Everything You Need to Know

The rare appearance of the Black Moon on Friday. What it is? Where it will happen? What it is the meaning? The end of the world...

Sep 30 2016, 3:41am CDT

Watch A Rare Black Moon This Friday

Watch A Rare Black Moon This Friday

A precious sight of a black moon will be seen this Friday....

Sep 28 2016, 6:38am CDT

Rare Galactic Fossil of Early Milky Way Discovered

Rare Galactic Fossil of Early Milky Way Discovered

It seems that the discovery of the galactic petrified remnant of the early Milky Way has taken place....

Sep 9 2016, 6:49am CDT

NASA Observatory Captures Rare Ring of Fire Eclipse

NASA Observatory Captures Rare Ring of Fire Eclipse

NASA's Solar Dynamics Observatory, or SDO, has captured the stunning moments of a rare "ring of fire" double eclipse when both...

Sep 4 2016, 1:53am CDT

Rare, Cat-Sized Flying Reptile from Cretaceous Period Discovered

Rare, Cat-Sized Flying Reptile from Cretaceous Period Discovered

The new pterosuar is small-bodied which is unusual for flying reptiles from Cretaceous period which mostly had larger wings and...

Sep 1 2016, 7:56am CDT

Scientists Detect a Rare, Deep-Earth Tremor Caused by Atlantic ‘Weather Bomb'

Scientists Detect a Rare, Deep-Earth Tremor Caused by Atlantic ‘Weather Bomb'

Explosive storms or weather bombs can reveal Earth's innermost secrets and can also improve detection of earthquakes and o...

Aug 26 2016, 10:43pm CDT

Rare T. Rex Skull Arrives at Seattle Burke Museum

Rare T. Rex Skull Arrives at Seattle Burke Museum

The Burke Museum has received a T.rex skull as a novel display item....

Aug 19 2016, 6:28am CDT

200 Rare and Unusual Montserrat Tarantulas Hatch at Chester Zoo

200 Rare and Unusual Montserrat Tarantulas Hatch at Chester Zoo

200 rare and unusual Montserrat tarantulas have hatched at Chester Zoo in the UK. This rare species is normally found in a remo...

Aug 13 2016, 3:15am CDT

A Rare Case of Arthritis in Dinosaur Identified by Scientists

A Rare Case of Arthritis in Dinosaur Identified by Scientists

The duck-billed dinosaur, who lived 70 million years ago, was suffering from painful condition called septic arthritis...

Aug 3 2016, 10:35pm CDT

Rare New Species of Beaked Whale Discovered

Rare New Species of Beaked Whale Discovered

A concerted quest has unearthed genetic proof for a novel species of beaked whale. The North Pacific species definitely exists...

Jul 27 2016, 3:57am CDT

Scientists Produce Rare Wood Bison Calves Through IVF

Scientists Produce Rare Wood Bison Calves Through IVF

In a first, Canadian veterinary researchers have successfully produced three wood bison calves using in vitro fertilization.Ind...

Jul 23 2016, 7:17pm CDT

Honda's Rare Earth Metal Innovation is a Game Changer

Honda's Rare Earth Metal Innovation is a Game Changer

Honda began working on distancing itself from heavy rare earth metal usage in motors about a decade ago -- a journey that reac...

Jul 18 2016, 12:53am CDT

Honda Develops first Motor for Hybrid Cars without Rare Earth Metals

Honda Develops first Motor for Hybrid Cars without Rare Earth Metals

Japanese car manufacturer Honda Motor together with Daido Steel has developed the first ever engine for hybrid cars without u...

Jul 13 2016, 11:30pm CDT

NASA Captures Rare View of Moon ‘Photobombing’ the Earth

NASA Captures Rare View of Moon ‘Photobombing’ the Earth

In the image, the Moon is seen moving across the face of sunlit Earth. For the second time in a year, the NASA camera aboard th...

Jul 12 2016, 4:07am CDT

Rare Meteorite Responsible for Mercury's Origin

Rare Meteorite Responsible for Mercury's Origin

Based on an analysis of cooling rate and the composition of lava deposits on Mercury's surface, a team of geologists has found...

Jun 28 2016, 7:21pm CDT

Ohio Teen Dies From Rare Brain-Eating Amoeba

Ohio Teen Dies From Rare Brain-Eating Amoeba

An adolescent hailing from Ohio succumbed to a brain-eating amoeba recently....

Jun 23 2016, 5:03am CDT

Extremely Rare Blind Catfish Found in Texas Cave

Extremely Rare Blind Catfish Found in Texas Cave

The pinkish eyeless catfish had never been found in the U.S. before. The fish species previously existed only in Mexico....

Jun 18 2016, 4:14am CDT

This Might Be Your Only Chance to See Rare Mole

This Might Be Your Only Chance to See Rare Mole

Last week, a few lucky people in Australia were fortunate enough to spot this beautiful golden marsupial mole above. It was one...

Jun 17 2016, 10:00am CDT

Tidal Celebrates Prince's Birthday By Releasing Rare Albums

Tidal Celebrates Prince's Birthday By Releasing Rare Albums

Just a short while before Prince's death, he signed a deal with Tidal so that they could exclusively stream his discography. Si...

Jun 7 2016, 4:58pm CDT

Rare 'Dragon Eggs' Hatch in Slovenian Cave

Rare 'Dragon Eggs' Hatch in Slovenian Cave

This hatching is a very unique event since olms reproduce only once in 5 to 10 years....

Jun 3 2016, 9:28pm CDT

Canadian Fisher Catches Two Extremely Rare Blue Lobsters In The Same Weekend

Canadian Fisher Catches Two Extremely Rare Blue Lobsters In The Same Weekend

A fisherman from the Canadian Maritimes recently pulled in quite the catch with not one but two rare blue lobsters....

Jun 3 2016, 10:37am CDT

Rare Einstein Ring Discovered

Rare Einstein Ring Discovered

An international team of astrophysicists has stumbled upon an unusual astronomical object -- an Einstein ring which is a distor...

Jun 1 2016, 5:32am CDT

New Gene Sequencing Tests Helps Find Rare Diseases in Newborns

New Gene Sequencing Test Helps Find Rare Diseases in Newborns

The latest gene sequencing techniques can pinpoint rare diseases with remarkable accuracy in newborn babies....

May 31 2016, 5:18am CDT

Galactic Gold Mine: Rare Dwarf Galaxy Found with Huge Amounts of Gold

Galactic Gold Mine: Rare Dwarf Galaxy Found with Huge Amounts of Gold

A galaxy “gold treasure” shows how heavy elements formed in the first place. Neutron stars were responsible for the r-process e...

May 21 2016, 5:59am CDT

Rare Marine Mammal Vaquita Porpoise is on the Verge of Extinction

Rare Marine Mammal Vaquita Porpoise is on the Verge of Extinction

About 60 vaquita porpoise likely remain on Earth. We will lose the species forever if coordinated conservation efforts are not...

May 16 2016, 3:05am CDT

Rare Blue Galaxy AGC 198691 In Constellation Leo Minor to Reveal Birth of Universe

Rare Blue Galaxy AGC 198691 In Constellation Leo Minor to Reveal Birth of Universe

A faint blue galaxy situated about 30 million light years from the Earth and located in the constellation "Leo Minor" can shed...

May 13 2016, 3:41am CDT

Mercury will Transit the Sun on May 9

Rare Mercury Transit will Occur in Front of the Sun on May 9

A unique Mercury transit will take place soon in front of the sun....

May 4 2016, 8:06am CDT

Hubble Spots Rare Hidden Galaxy UGC 477 in Night Sky

Hubble Spots Rare Hidden Galaxy UGC 477 in Night Sky

The Hubble Space Telescope has captured a hidden galaxy located just over 110 million light-years away in the constellation of...

May 2 2016, 12:09am CDT

Rare Etruscan Text May Reveal Details About Ancient Deity

Rare Etruscan Text May Reveal Details About Ancient Deity

An Etruscan text found on a stone slab may reveal data about the past deities of these ancient people....

Mar 30 2016, 6:19am CDT

Rare Religious Text in Lost Etruscan Language Found on 2500 Year Old Stone

Rare Religious Text in Lost Etruscan Language Found on 2500 Year Old Stone

Archeologists have unearthed a stone slab in an ancient temple which contains religious text in the lost language of Etruscan....

Mar 30 2016, 4:05am CDT

Rare Form of Dementia Linked to Language Loss

Rare Form of Dementia Linked to Language Loss

It has been found that an onset of dementia leads to language loss among the elderly....

Mar 14 2016, 7:19am CDT

Wild Sea Otter Giving Birth: Watch Rare Video

Wild Sea Otter Giving Birth: Watch Rare Video

Visitors to the Monterey Aquarium saw a sea otter giving birth to its young. It was an exciting few minutes during the course o...

Mar 7 2016, 7:23am CST

Rare Albino Whale Gallon of Milk Spotted off Mexico Coast

Rare Albino Whale Gallon of Milk Spotted off Mexico Coast

The Albino gray whale was caught on footage swimming off the coast of Mexico during a census by CONANP....

Mar 5 2016, 3:53am CST