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Earliest Gene Mutations of Human Life Discovered

Earliest Gene Mutations of Human Life Discovered

The first gene mutation in humans was found by genetic engineers....

6 days ago, 6:53am CDT

Parts of Earth’s Original Crust Discovered in Canada

Parts of Earth’s Original Crust Discovered in Canada

4.2-billion-year-old remnants of Earth's crust were recovered from rocks in northeastern Canada...

Mar 21 2017, 2:22pm CDT

Prostate Cancer Gene Discovered

Prostate Cancer Gene Discovered

It seems that your genes may make you prone to contracting aggressive prostate cancer. Study showed a threefold increase in the...

Mar 20 2017, 9:41am CDT

First Glow in the Dark Frog Discovered in Argentina

World's First Glow in the Dark Frog Discovered in Argentina

The polka-dot tree frog represents the first and only known fluorescent amphibian in the world...

Mar 15 2017, 1:27am CDT

Star Discovered in Closest Known Orbit Around a Black Hole

Star Discovered in Closest Known Orbit Around a Black Hole

The stellar couple is located in globular cluster 47 Tucanae that is about 14,800 light years away from Earth...

Mar 14 2017, 12:52pm CDT

Massive Statue of Ancient Egyptian Ruler Discovered in a Muddy Pit

Massive Statue of Ancient Egyptian Ruler Discovered in a Muddy Pit

Archeologists find the remains of one of the most poweful rulers of ancient world in Cairo suburbs...

Mar 13 2017, 12:32am CDT

7 Earth-size Planets Orbiting single star Discovered by NASA

7 Earth-size Planets Orbiting single star Discovered by NASA

 In a major boost to the search for alien life outside our solar system, astronomers have spotted the first known system...

Feb 23 2017, 12:56am CST

400 Million Year Old Monster Worm with Terrifying Jaws Discovered

400 Million Year Old Monster Worm with Terrifying Jaws Discovered

Fossil remained stored at a Canadian museum for more than two decades before being identified as a new species...

Feb 22 2017, 2:33pm CST

Frogs Smaller than Human Thumbnail have been Discovered in India

Frogs Smaller than Human Thumbnail have been Discovered in India

Four out of seven of the new species are miniature frogs which can comfortably sit on a coin or a thumbnail...

Feb 22 2017, 4:26am CST

50,000 Year Old Microbial Life Discovered in Mexican Cave

50,000 Year Old Microbial Life Discovered in Mexican Cave

Biologsits find unusual life in a Naica cave...

Feb 17 2017, 11:07pm CST

Zealandia Discovered as a New Hidden Continent of Earth

Zealandia - Eighth Continent of Earth Discovered

The submerged continent of Zealandia may get recognized soon. It is two-thirds the land mass of Australia....

Feb 17 2017, 7:38am CST

New Crocodile Species Discovered in German Quarry

New Crocodile Species Discovered in German Quarry

3D reconstruction of skull reveals detailed description of a small crocodile from Germany's Langenberg Quarry...

Feb 16 2017, 3:39pm CST

Super Earth Discovered With 60 New Planets

Super Earth Discovered With 60 New Planets

Super Earth with 60 New Worlds Discovered by Astronomers...

Feb 15 2017, 6:30am CST

First Live Birth Evidence Discovered in Animals Previously Thought to Lay Eggs

First Live Birth Evidence Discovered in Animals Previously Thought to Lay Eggs

Evidence has been found that an ancient reptile didn’t lay eggs but instead gave birth to live young....

Feb 15 2017, 6:17am CST

12th Dead Sea Scrolls Cave Discovered in Israel

12th Dead Sea Scrolls Cave Discovered in Israel

The surprising discovery represents a milestone in Dead Sea Scroll research and opens a door to further understand the religiou...

Feb 8 2017, 10:44pm CST

First Ever White Dwarf Pulsar Discovered in the Universe

First Ever White Dwarf Pulsar Discovered in the Universe

Researchers discovered a unique binary star system which is identified as an elusive white dwarf pulsar, 380 light-years away...

Feb 8 2017, 4:51am CST

Massive Undersea Landslide Discovered on Great Barrier Reef

Massive Undersea Landslide Discovered on Great Barrier Reef

Researchers discover what they beleive to be the largest underwaterlandslide in the world...

Feb 8 2017, 1:52am CST

Lost Continent Discovered Underneath the Island of Mauritius

Lost Continent Discovered Under the Island of Mauritius

The continent would have once part of supercontinent of Gondwana that split up around 200 million years ago...

Jan 31 2017, 11:28pm CST

Worm-Like Animal Species Discovered in Canada

Worm-Like Animal Species Discovered in Canada

The creature belongs to Lobopodia, a now-extinct group of animals resembling worms with legs...

Jan 31 2017, 8:34am CST

Brain Hormone Discovered That Triggers Fat Burning

Brain Hormone Discovered That Triggers Fat Burning

Apparently, researchers from TSRI have discovered a hormone that is present in the human brain and that might help melt fat sto...

Jan 30 2017, 11:05am CST

Giant Pterosaurs Fossil Discovered in Transylvania

Giant Pterosaurs Fossil Discovered in Transylvania

Newfound transylvania pterosaur was the top predator on ancient land...

Jan 28 2017, 10:48am CST

Scientists Discovered Today's Rare Meteorites Were Once Common

Scientists Discovered Today's Rare Meteorites Were Once Common

Scientists Reveal Rare Meteorites that Used to be Common...

Jan 26 2017, 4:55am CST

Weird Catfish Species Discovered in Myanmar

Weird Catfish Species Discovered in Myanmar

The catfish is distinguished from other species by its unique mouthpart and teeth...

Jan 25 2017, 2:32pm CST

Giant prehistoric otter species discovered in China

Giant prehistoric otter species discovered in China

These ancient giant otters were the size of wolves...

Jan 24 2017, 6:06am CST

Gigantic Ocean Valleys Discovered Beneath West Antarctica Glaciers

Gigantic Seafloor Valleys Discovered Beneath West Antarctica Glaciers

The valleys could accelarate the melting of some of the some of biggest glaciers in West Antarctica...

Jan 19 2017, 2:48am CST

3,400 Year Old Tombs with Unusual Remains Discovered in Egypt

3,400-Year-Old Tombs with Unusual Remains Discovered in Egypt

Researchers have recovered 12 tombs in the ancient quarried landscape of Al-Silsila that contain the remains of animals like ca...

Jan 14 2017, 2:08am CST

Scientists Say They have Discovered the Missing Element inside the Earth’s Core

Scientists Say They have Discovered the Missing Element inside the Earth’s Core

The final ingredient is most likely silicon, study suggests...

Jan 11 2017, 1:30pm CST

Off-Switch Discovered for CRISPR-Cas9 Gene Editing Tool

Off-Switch Discovered for CRISPR-Cas9 Gene Editing Tool

It looks like CRISPR gene editing technology may have an “off” switch....

Jan 4 2017, 7:55am CST

New Organ Discovered in Human Body

New Organ Discovered in Human Body

Reseachers confirm that mesentery is a continuous organ, not broken or fragmented...

Jan 4 2017, 5:44am CST

Ancient Underwater Potato Garden Discovered in Canada

Ancient Underwater Potato Garden Discovered in Canada

The 3,800 year old underwater garden represents the earliest known evidence for wetland plant cultivation in prehistoric Pacifi...

Jan 2 2017, 9:26am CST

Ant-Like Bees Discovered in North American Deserts

Ant-Like Bees Discovered in North American Deserts

Researchers have identified nine new species of desert bees, including two ant-like males...

Dec 24 2016, 2:53am CST

University of Rochester Discovered New Prehistoric Bird Species

University of Rochester Discovered New Prehistoric Bird Species

A novel type of bird fossil of the Arctic region that is 90 million years old has been discovered....

Dec 20 2016, 6:51am CST

Molten Iron Jet Stream Discovered in Earth’s Core

Molten Iron Jet Stream Discovered in Earth’s Core

Man-made satellites have detected a jet stream in the outer core of the planet earth....

Dec 20 2016, 4:43am CST

Rainbow Snake Among 163 New Species Discovered in Greater Mekong

Rainbow Snake Among 163 New Species Discovered in Greater Mekong

Many novel species have been found in the Mekong region. They include in their ranks a rainbow snake and a small frog as well....

Dec 19 2016, 7:51am CST

Planet-Eating Death Star Discovered by Astronomers

Planet-Eating Death Star Discovered by Astronomers

The discovery holds clues to the evolution of plantery systems...

Dec 16 2016, 11:24pm CST

Six New Deep-Sea Creatures Discovered in Indian Ocean

Unique Animal Species Discovered in Indian Ocean

Researchers have found half a dozen novel marine animal species beneath the Indian Ocean. This has been a source of pride for t...

Dec 16 2016, 9:49am CST

Ancient Lost City Discovered under Greek Hill

Ancient Lost City Discovered under Greek Hill

The discovery of an ancient Greek city may provide clues to other ancient cities in the region...

Dec 13 2016, 11:30pm CST

Feathered Dinosaur Tail Discovered Trapped in Amber

Feathered Dinosaur Tail Discovered Trapped in Amber

99-million-year-old dinosaur tail covered in feathers found preserved first time in a chunk of amber....

Dec 9 2016, 4:13am CST

Biggest Fault on Earth Discovered

Biggest Fault on Earth Discovered

The discovery could help explain why a 7 km-deep abyss beneath the Banda Sea off eastern Indonesia was formed....

Nov 29 2016, 12:23pm CST

New Dominant Ant Species Discovered in Ethiopia

New Dominant Ant Species Discovered in Ethiopia

A novel ant species from Ethiopia may spread all around the world....

Nov 25 2016, 4:12am CST