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A Common Parasite Can Give a Rare Infection

A Common Parasite Can Give a Rare Infection

United States   It is the first time that it was found that cancer cells have originated from a tapeworm. The parasite was found inside the body of a HIV patient. The cells were created in the form of a tumor that looks exactly like human tumors inside the body of a patient. In the Journal of Medicine, England, this ...

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An Increase in Antarctica Ice – NASA

An Increase in Antarctica Ice - NASA

  Washington News Antarctic snow has been witnessing an increase in its accumulation. This accumulation had started 10k years ago and currently it adds enough ice to outweigh the recent losses from the thinning of glaciers on the continent. According to NASA research, in the last decades, areas like Antarctic Peninsula have witnessed an increase in their mass ice loss. ...

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NASA Uses New Horizons To Take Startling New Pictures Of Pluto!

NASA Uses New Horizons To Take Startling New Pictures Of Pluto

This September, NASA has released some of the most amazing pictures of Pluto. These closeups of the Planet have been taken with the help of the latest Horizons spacecraft. Earlier, it captured an incomplete picture in which the sun has brightly lit up the planet’s crescent and now, they have released the complete picture, which displays the planet Pluto in ...

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Two miles wide Asteroid will pass close to our Earth within 1 hours, says NASA

In a recent news, NASA had confirmed a massive sized asteroid will pass close to Earth. It should fly safely, astronomers kept an eye on moving asteroid and they even released an animated image. The giant will fly as close as 86666 (2000FL10) and NASA track its every moment. According to NASA, the big sized asteroid could end our world in a second.   ...

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NASA found water on Mars, but that can be toxic to humans- study says

I hope, you guys enjoyed “Martian” movie in the theatre. Are you planning to move from earth to Mars? It’s better keep this in the mind. A recent research suggests, NASA spotted liquid on the planet Mars. Unfortunately, water contains 99% of salt particle called as perchlorates. Wikipedia reports, perchlorates or Perchloric acid is a salty particles that cannot be used for the drinking purpose. These ...

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A new kind of ‘horned’ dinosaur discovered by scientists

If you are a fan of ‘Jurassic World’ you will definitely be excited to know that a new dinosaur has been discovered by the scientists. It is considered among the oldest ones and it has been named as “Wendy’s horned-face”. The research was published by the Cleveland Museum of Natural History’s Michael Ryan and Evans this week in PLOS ONE, ...

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Low metabolism and physical activity let Pandas survive on bamboo

For long, Scientists have wondered how giant pandas survive on a diet consisting of bamboo, which has only a few nutrients. On Thursday, scientists revealed that the laziness, less physical activity and hormones, allow them to live on bamboo. Researchers have discovered that these giant creatures were evolved to use only little energy. The study involved pandas living in the ...

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Greenpeace takes on Shell in the anti-Arctic drilling campaign

Six Greenpeace activists from countries across the world, US, Germany, New Zealand, Australia, Sweden and Austria used an adventurous method to protest against drilling in the Arctic for oil. Recently they had travelled on inflatable boats to reach an offshore oil rig under contract to the oil giant, Shell. The activists have shown no intention of vacating the Polar Pioneer ...

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Extinct Myanmar Birds ‘Jerdon’s Babbler’ Habitat found near Irrawaddy River

Due to the increasing amount of global warming and deforestation, many birds and various species of animals became extinct and could not be traced back. Many extinctive birds disappeared over night and were not rediscovered again. But this time, luck was in favor of nature. A small bird which was assumed to have gone into extinction has been relieved in ...

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Mars had more water than the Arctic Ocean, NASA study says

Scientists have already established the fact that Mars had abundant water at some point of time in history. There were many speculations were made about quantities of water on Mars. As per the latest data, the planet contained more water than the Arctic Ocean. The planet had ocean to a depth of around a mile and occupied half of its northern ...

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