According to scientists at the University of New Mexico, the Moon could break away from the Earth because of an impact with another celestial body.
We're used to the fact that animals of antiquity were bigger than their descendants. But there are exceptions to this rule: palaeontologists found the remains of an ancient lion, which was the size of an ordinary domestic cat.
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.