• LIFE
    Scientists Find Earth-Like Planet Circling Sun’s Nearest Neighbor

    The planet Proxima b orbiting the red dwarf star Proxima Centauri. (Reuters) Scientists have discovered a planet that appears to be similar to Earth circling the star closest to the sun, potentially a major step in the quest to find out if life exists elsewhere in the universe, research published on Wednesday showed. The relative […]

  • NEWS
    Why ocean scientists wish someone gets your message in a bottle

    the world’s oldest message in a bottle lately washed up on the North Sea island of Amrum, in Germany. Itbecome one in all 390 such bottles placed within the ocean by scientist George Bidder lower back in August 1906. at some stage in the 110–year voyage, the bottle had travelled only a few hundred miles […]

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    Scientists investigate suspected meteorite death in Tamil Nadu

    A file photo of a meteor streaking across the sky. The last reported death from a meteorite strike was in 1825. Photo: AFP/Nasa Chennai: Indian scientists are investigating whether a man was killed by a meteorite, which if confirmed would be the first recorded death from falling fragments of space rock in almost 200 years. […]