Thursday, November 23, 2017

Sheep Can Recognize Faces, As A New Study Goes To Show...

Sheep can not only recognize faces, they can also learn to do so in increasingly difficult tests. Watching sheep go through their days, it may...

New Study Investigates The Moment Mammals Became Diurnal (Study)

Researchers are trying to determine when mammals became diurnal. A team of scientists established that mammals remained nocturnal until after the dinosaurs died out according to a...

Mars 2020 Rover Will Sport a Complex System of Cameras for...

The imaging capabilities of the Mars 2020 rover are unlike anything NASA created before. While no human has ever set foot on the Red Planet,...

Octopus Skin Is The Inspiration Source For The Latest Camouflage Method

Scientists have been drawing inspiration from octopus skin in developing a camouflage method. Cornell University researchers have been developing a new type of synthetic, camouflaging...

Gravitational Waves Lead To The 2017 Nobel Prize In Physics

A team of three scientists received the Nobel Prize for their work on gravitational waves. The 2017 Nobel Prize in Physics will be awarded to...

Tabby’s Star Has A Simple Reason Behind Its Dimming?

A team of researchers claims to have determined why Tabby’s Star is dimming. Ever since its discovery in September of 2015, “Tabby’s star” has fascinated...

Scientists Come Home After Studying Zealandia, The Lost Continent

The scientific expedition that studied the lost continent of Zealandia is back on known lands. The recent discovery of the lost continent of Zealandia in...

The High Energy Cosmic Rays Hitting Earth Come From Out Of...

According to a new study paper, the high-energy cosmic rays hitting Earth are extragalactic. Cosmic rays are high-energy particles which arrive from space. Lower energy...

Venus’s Mysterious Night Side Revealed Some Of Its Secrets

The mysterious night side of Venus revealed some answers but also gave rise to new questions. Humans have been observing the orbit of Venus for...

The Swimming Style Of Plesiosaurs Explained By A Robot

Plesiosaurs had a unique swimming and propulsion method, one that baffled science for decades, University of Southampton researchers recently conducted a new study which helped...