One of the subdivisions of the holding announced a project to conserve and protect the resources of our oceans.
Previously, scientists believed that in the best-case scenario, DNA could be stored for a million years, but the age of recently found dinosaur remains are seventy-five times older.
Any superglue has two problems: harmful chemicals in the composition and difficulty in detaching glued objects. It seems that both issues have been solved.
We're talking about Proterocladus antiquus algae, found in northern China in the province of Liaoning.
This mysterious creature is called the Henneguya salminicola; completely lacking the Mitochondrial genome.
As it turned out, punishment has an adverse effect on animals' psyche.
Struvite (magnesium ammonium phosphate) harvested from human urine, has helped to grow beans in soil that mimics alien soil.
It's estimated that the reptile weighed more than 1,200 kg and was more than 3 metres long. The fossil was found in South America.
Australian scientists have conducted a research, during which they learned that aerobics has a positive effect on brain neuroplasticity.
The largest firework in history was recently launched in Steamboat Springs (Colorado, USA). Weighing in at 1270 kg, this firework beat last year’s record by 182 kg.
This year, we will witness another NASA mission. Part of this mission will include the dispatch of the Mars 2020 rover to the Red Planet, and this time the vehicle will be equipped with an unusual laser to explore the rock formations on the planet.
Scientists have discovered a figurine that was used in board games more than 1200 years ago.