Science

Ice Preserved Puppy For 18,000 Years. Scientists Are Fascinated

Ice Preserved Puppy For 18,000 Years. Scientists Are Fascinated

Hannah Knowles, Maite Fernández Simon, The Washington Post | Saturday November 30, 2019

Researchers have big outstanding questions about the puppy they have named Dogor - "friend" in a language of the Siberian area where the creature spent 18,000 years in permafrost.

Small And Fast, Strange Alien Comet From Another Star In Solar System

Small And Fast, Strange Alien Comet From Another Star In Solar System

Sarah Kaplan, The Washington Post | Friday November 29, 2019

Something strange is sailing toward us. Something small and cold and extraordinarily fast. No one knows where it came from, or where it is going. But it's not from around here. This is an interstellar comet - an ancient ball of ice and gas and dust, formed on the frozen outskirts of a distant star, which some lucky quirk of gravity has tossed into our path.

Scientists Spot Black Hole So Huge It "Shouldn't Even Exist In Our Galaxy"

Scientists Spot Black Hole So Huge It "Shouldn't Even Exist In Our Galaxy"

Agence France-Presse | Thursday November 28, 2019, Beijing

Astronomers have discovered a black hole in the Milky Way so huge that it challenges existing models of how stars evolve, researchers said Thursday.

Burial Site Of Babies Wearing Skulls Of Other Children Stun Archaeologists

Burial Site Of Babies Wearing Skulls Of Other Children Stun Archaeologists

Alex Horton, The Washington | Monday November 25, 2019

They wielded obsidian knives to slice skulls off children's skeletons, scientists believe. Then they reassembled them atop the heads of dead infants, perhaps to protect them on a premature journey to the afterlife.

Solar Eclipse 2019: What Is "Ring Of Fire" That Will Be Visible In India On December 26

Solar Eclipse 2019: What Is "Ring Of Fire" That Will Be Visible In India On December 26

Edited by Aman Dwivedi | Monday November 25, 2019, New Delhi

Solar Eclipse in December 2019: The last solar eclipse of the year will fall on 26th December. The celestial event will be visible from India this time. Apart from India, it will also be visible from Saudi Arabia, Sumatra and Borneo, the space.com reports.