Tag: discovery

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.

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.

Rare Meteorite Discovered in the UK

The Winchcombe meteorite is an extremely rare meteorite type known as a carbonaceous chondrite. Find out more about this unique discovery made in the UK.

New Molecules Identified in Space for The First Time

Researchers have identified a class of molecules in outer space that had never been seen outside a planet before.

Earth’s Magnetic Field Flipped A Long Time Ago: New Discovery

In a new discovery, researchers have found the implications of magnetic field switch that happened 42,000 years ago.