Native Americans lived in Bering Strait for millennia: study – Business Standard

Business StandardEarly Native Americans spent millenia living on the Bering Land Bridge now buried under water before they appeared in Alaska and the rest of the North America, researchers has…

Native Americans lived in Bering Strait for millennia – GlobalPost

GlobalPostEarly Native Americans spent millenia living on the Bering Land Bridge now buried under water before they appeared in Alaska and the rest of the North America, researchers said Friday.…

AGU: A ‘shark’s eye’ view: Witnessing the life of a top predator – Eureka! Science News

Eureka! Science NewsInstruments strapped onto and ingested by sharks are revealing novel insights into how one of the most feared and least understood ocean predators swims, eats and lives. For…

Simple Tree Branch Filter Removes 99 Percent of E. Coli from Water – The Escapist

The EscapistMIT researchers have tested a water filter fashioned from a tree branch that may be the low-cost solution to water filtration in developing countries. New research from MIT has…

Whales and ships heading for collision in Bering Strait, fear scientists – Tech Times

Tech TimesWhales and ships are on a collision course in the Bering Strait, environmentalists and marine scientists have warned. Some members of whale species that normally live in the sub-Arctic…

Risk Of Collisions Between Whales And Ships Increased In Bering Strait: Study – International Business Times

International Business TimesThe study suggests slowing ship speeds in the Bering Strait, reducing motor noise and the likelihood of collisions between whales and ships. Reuters. When the Arctic Ocean thaws,…

Cat parasite found in Arctic Beluga – BBC News

BBC NewsThe cat parasite Toxoplasma gondii, which can cause blindness in people, has been identified in Beluga in the western Arctic. The discovery by University of British Columbia scientists has…

Winter Olympics: When USA hockey team beat Soviets in 1980, we knew it … – New York Daily News

New York Daily NewsAll this time later it is the United States against the Russians in the Olympics, even though they were officially known as the Soviets in the old…

Crazy ants can fight off fire ants, new study shows – Houston Chronicle

Houston ChronicleIn the bug-eat-bug world of insect rivalry, the Rasberry crazy ant has a leg up on its bitter rival, the fierce-stinging fire ant. While the fire ants’ poison is…

New video of Felix Baumgartner’s fall from space is a must-see – Kansas City Star

Kansas City StarAustrian skydiver Felix Baumgartner made headlines in October of 2012 when he descended 24.2 miles from space at an estimated speed of 843.6 smiles per hour. GoPro recently…

Chimpanzees Use Hand Gestures To Communicate, Researchers Say – Tottenham News

Tottenham NewsResearchers at Georgia State University’s Language Research Center understand how two language-trained chimpanzees communicated with a human experimenter to find food. “It allows the chimpanzees to communicate information in…

Long-standing mystery of binary star formation may have finally been solved – natmonitor.com

natmonitor.comUtilizing the Very Large Array, astronomers have found previously-unseen binary companions to a pair of very young protostars. According to a news release from the National Radio Astronomy Observatory, the…

How binary-stars are formed – Business Standard

Business StandardScientists, using the upgraded Karl G. Jansky Very Large Array (VLA), have discovered previously-unseen binary companions to a pair of very young protostars, which has now provided strong support…

NASA’s Juno Captures Earth-Moon Dancing [Videos] – Nature World News

Nature World NewsNASA’s Juno has captured a video that shows Earth and Moon in a cosmic dance. (Photo : NASA/JPL-Caltech). A latest video by the U.S. space agency NASA shows…

Scary smart! Clever crocodiles, alligators use sticks to lure prey – Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles TimesAs if crocodiles and alligators weren’t terrifying enough, scientists have discovered that these ancient, sharp-toothed beasts are incredibly cunning. So clever that they use lures to trap and…

Astronomers Find Water On Five Exoplanets, But Can They Support Life? – International Business Times

International Business TimesAstronomers detected water on five exoplanets by taking infrared wavelength measurements of their atmospheres. Flickr/wonderlane. Scientists recently detected water in the atmospheres of five exoplanets – planets outside…