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2015-01-28 10:35:53

Researchers have found an underground Mayan water shrine complete with human remains, and it gives us an idea of their weather patterns.

2014-07-11 04:21:01

CHONGQING, China, July 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Transformers 4: Age of Extinction smashed the 1.38 billion yuan (approx.

Five New Species Of Armored Spiders Discovered Lurking In The Darkness Of Chinese Caves
2014-03-14 13:38:59

Lurking in the darkness of caves In Southeast China, scientists discover and describe five new species of Armored spiders.

Sink Hole Swallows Car In Chevy Chase, Maryland
2014-03-07 05:05:08

NASA has revealed a new analysis of airborne radar data collected in 2012 which shows that the instruments detected the presence of a massive sinkhole that later collapsed and forced people to be evacuated in the Bayou Corne, Louisiana region later on that year.

2014-03-06 16:20:32

WASHINGTON, March 6, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- New analyses of NASA airborne radar data collected in 2012 reveal the radar detected indications of a huge sinkhole before it collapsed and

Understanding Sinkholes And Why Are They Dangerous
2013-03-11 16:18:59

Ever since a 20-foot sinkhole tragically opened up beneath a Florida home on February 28, these natural phenomena have become fixtures in both newspaper headlines and the public consciousness. But what exactly are sinkholes?

2008-10-01 00:04:32

By BEKAH PORTER GALENA, Ill.


Word of the Day
marcescent
  • Withering but not falling off, as a blossom that persists on a twig after flowering.
The word 'marcescent' comes from a Latin word meaning 'to wither'.
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