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Unusual clam: Scientists say new species one-of-a-kind find

Unusual clam: Scientists say new species one-of-a-kind find

Ten years after an unusually scalloped clam was dragged up from the ocean floor off northern Vancouver Island, the tiny mollusk is making waves in the research world. Melissa Frey, curator of invertebrates at the Royal B.C. Museum, was cataloguing a number of species about four years ago when she noticed something different about the tiny clam. Read More »

Scientists found 1700 year old Silk Road Cemetery with ancient

Scientists found 1700 year old Silk Road Cemetery with ancient

A 1,700-year-old cemetery has been excavated along the route of the Silk Road in northwest China, according to a report in Live Science. Seven of the ten excavated tombs were large, brick structures, one of which contained carvings of mythical creatures. Four of the creatures represent different seasons and parts of the heavens, including the White Tiger of the West, ... Read More »

Sci-fi epic “Interstellar” Tops Japan Box Office

Sci-fi epic Interstellar Tops Japan Box Office

Until the day of 22 November 2014, Japanese Sci/Fi addicts could only read about Christopher Nolan’s Interstellar epic on the internet or watch trailers as they were heartily waiting for the release of the movie. That Saturday marked the last major debut of the 169 minute movie and was celebrated accordingly with a number one position in the Japan Box ... Read More »

NASA : Asteroid mining closer to reality as NASA gives contracts

NASA : Asteroid mining closer to reality as NASA gives contracts

Asteroid mining is closer to reality now than ever before as NASA gives contracts to two companies in the field to work upon. Deep Space Industries and Planetary Resources are among the most joyous companies at the moment. They have got lucrative contracts from none other than NASA regarding space directions and they claim that this is going to help ... Read More »