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Chimpanzees Human-Like and Personable

Chimpanzees Human-Like and Personable

Proponents for the rights of chimpanzees are back in court to fight for the right of the animals to be considered people. In New York State, judges are listening to attorney Steve Wise as he argues to get a caged chimpanzee named Tommy out of his cage and into a sanctuary in Florida, on an island […]

Ancient Europeans Incapable of Drinking Milk

Ancient Europeans Incapable of Drinking Milk

Ancient Europeans were incapable of drinking milk until about 3,000 years ago, a new research report has discovered. Studying a DNA investigative study, ancient humans were lactose intolerant. This means that their bodies did not have the ability to take in the normal sugar of the milk of animals. That would have led to bloating, […]

45,000 Year Old Bone Reveals Exact Timeline of Human-Neanderthal Mating

45,000 Year Old Bone Reveals Exact Timeline of Human-Neanderthal Mating

DNA from a 45,000 year old bone provides proof of a “universal” human and reveals an exact timeline of human-Neanderthal mating. A modern human femur found in a river bank in Siberia is the oldest bone identified as Homo sapiens that has provided enough genetic material to map a complete genome. The DNA has overturned […]

Sun Changes in Ways Not Seen in Over 100 Years, Threatens Mars Missions

Sun Changes in Ways Not Seen in Over 100 Years, Threatens Mars Missions

The Sun has recently changed in ways not seen in over 100 years and missions to Mars could be threatened. What is happening is a drop in the Sun’s solar winds which has never been seen before  in the space age has occurred. This could have possibly caused space travel beyond Earth’ orbit to become […]

Milk May Have Been Key Ingredient to the Rise of Civilizations

Milk May Have Been Key Ingredient to the Rise of Civilizations

Milk may have been a key ingredient to the rise of civilizations. New research by a team of archaeologists and biologists from the University College Dublin has discovered that the ability to digest milk into adulthood developed much later in human populations than previously thought. People had mastered the domestication of animals and even the […]

NASA Mission to Mars Starts in Hawaii

NASA Mission to Mars Starts in Hawaii

NASA is beginning a mission in Hawaii that plans to study how astronauts can survive on Mars for a long period of time. The mission is to stick a few people inside a dome on a Hawaiian volcano to see how they interact with each other. The mission will last eight months, with the people […]

Solar Eclipse to Occur After Recent Lunar Eclipse

Solar Eclipse to Occur After Recent Lunar Eclipse

A partial solar eclipse is expected to occur on Oct. 23 after a recent lunar eclipse took place about two weeks ago. In fact, this year has seen numerous astronomical events in regards to the moon and sun. Two total lunar eclipses have taken place, as well as three supermoon phases. Also, two new moons […]

Climate Change Is Causing Alpine Goats to Shrink

Climate Change Is Causing Alpine Goats to Shrink

New research has shown that the Alpine Chamois, a species of mountain goat, has begun to shrink in response to rising temperatures and climate change. According to the results of the study, a young Chamois now weighs roughly 25 percent less than those of the same age measured in 1980. The research, which was funded by […]

World’s Largest Spider Is the Size of a Puppy (Video)

World’s Largest Spider Is the Size of a Puppy (Video)

A scientist encountered the world’s largest spider while exploring the jungles of Guyana. Piotr Naskrecki was on a nighttime hike in the rainforest when he heard a rustling heading towards him. Swinging his flashlight toward the noise, he expected to reveal a small furry mammal on a nocturnal hunt. Instead, he came face to face […]

Partial Solar Eclipse Across Eastern United States on October 23

Partial Solar Eclipse Across Eastern United States on October 23

Astronomers state that a partial solar eclipse is scheduled to occur across the eastern part of the United States on Oct. 23. That Thursday, the setting Sun will appear to be red and appear in a crescent shape. What will be happening is the Moon is going to be passing in front of the Sun, […]

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