Arctic Snow Turns Red

Scientists have taken a look at the role of red pigmented snow algae in increased melting of ice in the Arctic and have found...

Dark Vortex in the Atmosphere of Neptune Spotted by Hubble

The Hubble Space Telescope has spotted a dark vortex in the atmosphere of Neptune - a feature similar to the one spotted by Voyager...

Gravel-Bed Rivers Very Important for Aquatic, Avian and Terrestrial Species

Rivers are the prime necessity for any ecosystem to flourish and there is no scientific proof required for this; however, when it comes to...

Study of Old Monkeys Provide Clues to Why Aged Humans Behave the Way They...

Our social interactions are dependent on age and as we grow older our social preferences change and that's one of the traits that has...

Asteroid Caught in Dance with Earth as a Companion

Earth has a small little companion according to NASA and this companion, which is actually a little asteroid, is orbiting the Sun as well...

Does Pluto Have a Sub-Surface Ocean? Scientists Say Yes

Scientists are of the opinion that the distant dwarf planet Pluto has a sub-surface ocean made up of liquid water that is having an...

Scientists Analyze San Andreas Fault System Using GPS data

Scientists have finally looked at and analyzed the vertical component of the San Andreas GPS data to come up with findings that will enable...

93% Mammals Wiped Out by the Same Asteroid that Killed Dinosaurs

A new study has shown that mammals would have been wiped out completely off the face of the Earth alongside dinosaurs when the asteroid...

Fewer Milkweed Plants in the Midwest Critically Impact Monarch Butterflies

Scientists have found a way to better understand summer monarch butterfly populations in the Midwest by checking spring weather in Texas. Researchers from Michigan State...

Monarch Butterflies Affected by Milkweed Decline and Habitat Fragmentation

Milkweed decline is one of the major factors behind dwindling population of Monarch butterflies, but there are other factors that play a significant role...