Chinese scientists have discovered a creature resembling a shrimp that lived around 520 million years ago. The five-eyed creature may bring about some information on the evolution of Earth’s most common animals.
"Great for grasping and crushing prey rather than piercing prey,” said discoverer John-Paul Hodnett, who was a graduate student when he unearthed the first fossils of the shark at a dig east of Albuquerque in 2013.
Scientists have discovered a planet about as large as Neptune that circles a nearby star which is still surrounded by a disk of debris left over from its formation.
Environment Agency - Abu Dhabi have identified a single example of a species of tree not previously recorded in the Emirate, it was announced today. It is believed by local inhabitants to be over 100 years old.
Experts behind the detection of malware infections have identified at least three as a consequence of the pandemic, one of which has to do with face masks.
Astronomers have always been curious to know about the young and old stars that exist in the 13.1 billion-year-old Milky Way — the galaxy that houses the Earth and its solar system and appears as a whitish band in the clear summer night sky.
The Zoological Survey of India (ZSI) discovered 540 new species in 2021. According to ZSI officials, the new discoveries took the Indian faunal diversities to 1,03,258 species, accounting for 6.1% of the global faunal diversity. India stands 8th out of 17 mega bio-diverse countries in the world. The new species would be added to the repository of 92,037 faunal species surveyed in the ZSI’s 106-year-old history.