An Earth-Like Planet Could Be Closer Than Previously Thought

Exoplanets have been an important topic of research for a long time, as more than 4296  exoplanets have been observed across thousands of solar system and more than 5,634 have to be evaluated. The impressive numbers offer the opportunity to estimate how many habitable planets…

Ogre-faced Spiders Can Hear Without Ears

Ogre-faced spiders are skilled predators that jump towards their prey and catch it from the air. They do not have years, but a special organ found on their slim legs allow them to perceive the noise made by small wings. The aspect of the organ…

Several Bases Could Be Established On The Moon

NASA announced on Monday that a high amount of water could be found on the bright side of the Moon in the form of ice water covered in a fine layer of dust, which protects them from solar radiation. The discovery is quite impressive, as…

Ancient fossils Tied To The Biggest Flying Bird In Existence

Approximately four decades ago, a team of paleontologists found a large number of fossils on Seymour Island, which is located in the Antarctic Peninsula. The fossils were brought to the University of California, and some of them were added to a museum exhibition. The fossils…

Fossilized Human Footprints Reveal The Challenges Of Ice Age Journeys

More than 10,000 years ago, a young adult and a toddler journeyed across a muddy area during the times when mammoths and other massive creatures were also present. Their fossilized footprints offer a glimpse into the past. The footprints were discovered by a team of…