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...

Hundreds of Giant Fen Raft Spiders Released in the UK

Hundreds of giant Fen Raft spiders, which are the largest spiders out of all species in the UK, have been released in the UK...

Climate Change Claims First Mammal Species as Bramble Cay Melomys Extinct

Bramble Cay melomys have been classified as extinct by a new study indicating that climate change may have been one of the major factors...

Laws of Physics Apparently Apply to Terrorist Attacks

When it comes to analyzing terrorism, and terrorists and their activities, it seems algorithms involving laws of physics could come in handy as a...

Star Cluster Messier 67 Packs More Jupiter-Like Gas Giants Than Expected

Using a number of telescopes and instruments, an international team of astronomers has said that the star cluster Messier 67 has far more number...

Red-Eyed Treefrog Embryos Pegged as Escape Artists

The otherwise helpless looking red-eyed treefrog embryos have been pegged as rather expert escape artists with a new study showing that they can hatch...

Average Concentration of CO2 in 2016 Will Remain at 400 PPM All Year Round

Atmospheric carbon dioxide (CO2) concentration for the year 2016 will remain at an average of over 400 parts per million all year round -...

Did Anyone Say Aliens? No Possible Contact for 1500 Years Says New Study

A new study has suggested that humans will not be able to get in touch with aliens for at least another 1500 years. While the...