Ancient Flying Reptile Dominated Canadian Skies During Cretaceous Period

An ancient flying reptile, one of the most massive pterosaurs ever known, dominated Canadian skies about 77 million years ago, during the Cretaceous Period. Researchers unearthed the fossils of this reptile about 30 years ago. Back then, the scientists cataloged...

Daytime Sleep Might Reduce Risks Of Heart Attack And Stroke

In new research conducted on more than 3,400 volunteers in Switzerland, scientists found out that daytime sleep might reduce risks of heart attack and stroke. However, too much daytime nap reduces the benefits. The study's results showed that it is...

Common Antibiotics Could Trigger Heart Conditions

In a new study, issued in the Journal of the American College of Cardiology and conducted by scientists from the University of British Columbia and the Provincial Health Services Authority’s (PHSA) Therapeutic Evaluation Unit, established a link between common antibiotics...

Scientists Explained The Formation Of Hydrocarbon Lakes On Titan, Saturn’s Moon

Besides our planets, Saturn's moon Titan is the only known space object in the Solar System to present liquid on its surface. However, we're not talking about water but about hydrocarbon lakes, filled with methane and ethane. On Earth, both...

Leprosy Outbreak Is Spreading In The Homeless Population Across The US

Leprosy is not very contagious, but it's still affecting more than 200,000 people around the world. According to the CDC, it takes months of exposure to the disease for someone to contract leprosy. However, the CDC warned that a leprosy...

Chinese Astronomers Spotted Puzzling Fast Radio Bursts From 3 Billion Light-Years Away

A team of Chinese astronomers recorded some puzzling, repeating fast radio bursts coming from 3 billion light-years away. The researchers identified the mysterious signals with the Five-hundred-meter Aperture Spherical Radio Telescope (FAST), as reported by the National Astronomical Observatories of...

Aliens Might Have Visited Earth Before Humans Evolved, A New Study Revealed

According to a groundbreaking study, aliens might have visited Earth before humans evolved on the planet. As per the new paperwork, issued in August in The Astronomical Journal, extraterrestrial civilizations could use the movement of stars in the Milky Way...

Maternal Anxiety Might Trigger Hyperactivity In Children, In Their Adolescence

The Avon Longitudinal Study of Parents and Children (ALSPAC) study, long-term research on more than 3,000 children, revealed that maternal anxiety, both during pregnancy and baby's early life, could trigger hyperactivity in children, in their adolescence. Noteworthy, the study only...

Ancient Supernova Remains Spotted And Snapped By NASA

Supernovae always have amazed astronomers. Just recently, NASA spotted and snapped the remains of an ancient supernova. The light from the massive star explosion took 11,000 years to reach our planet. NASA snapped an ancient supernova, Cassiopeia A According to...

New Dinosaur Species Found In Japan

Japanese researchers unearthed a new dinosaur species in Japan. The scientists found a giant skeleton of 26-ft in height. But after they conducted further analysis on the 72-million-year-old fossils, the researchers concluded that the remnants belong to a new dinosaur...