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Jhanvi Kotak

Jhanvi is an introvert nerd. who sometimes claims she can be extrovert too. An economics student, book reader and foody sums her up pretty well.

Asteroid Apophis Won’t Impact Earth for at least 100 Years: NASA

Old thoeries have predicted an early impact of Asteroid Apophis on Earth. NASA has recently clarified that the same won't happen for at least 100 years. Find out more.

Artificial Embryo Created from Human Skin Cells

Two independent studies talk about how they turned ordinary skin cells into artificial embryos similar to a fertilized human egg and an early human embryo.

Melting of Glaciers in Alaska Lead to Earthquakes, Causes the Land to Rise by 1.5 Inches Per Year

Scientists have found a relation between the melting of glaciers and the timing and location of earthquakes with a magnitude of 5.0 or greater. Find out more.

Skeleton of Malaria Parasite Reveals its Secret

Explore and understand the secret of the Malaria Parasite revealed by its skeleton. Malaria is a disease that has plagued the world for centuries.

The Amazon Forest may be Accelerating Climate Change

New research has found that the Amazon forest is releasing more greenhouse gases than it stores in plants and soils. Find out how this could affect the world.

Meteorite Older than Earth Found in the Sahara

A meteorite that landed last year in the Sahara desert was found to be older than Earth, with an age of 4.6 billion years. Find out more.

New Hidden Layer Discovered Within the Earth

Scientists have discovered a new hidden layer within the Earth's innermost core. The study was conducted by researchers from the Australian National University.

Extremely Rare, 70 million-year-old Dinosaur Fossil Discovered Sitting on its Nest of Eggs in China

Researchers have found a dinosaur fossil, an adult oviraptorosaur, which is a group of bird-like theropod dinosaurs, crouched over at least 24 eggs, in China.