Scientists Solve Mystery of Yellow Egyptian Desert Glass
Scientists Solve Mystery of Yellow Egyptian Desert Glass

(Linnas/iStock) A strange kind of yellow, exotic glass found across some of the world's desert regions has finally had its myster...

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The Largest Ammonite Ever Found?
The Largest Ammonite Ever Found?

Parapuzosia seppenradensis, biggest known ammonite, diameter 1.80 m. stands in the LWL-Museum of Natural History in Münster . The Ju...

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Newly Discovered Cousin of T. Rex Was a Pint-Sized Killer
Newly Discovered Cousin of T. Rex Was a Pint-Sized Killer

This  photo provided by Virginia Tech shows the fossilized bones of Suskityrannus hazelae. A new relative of the Tyrannosaurus rex -...

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From Earth's Deep Mantle, Scientists Find a New Way Volcanoes Form
From Earth's Deep Mantle, Scientists Find a New Way Volcanoes Form

Bermuda has a unique volcanic past. About 30 million years ago, a disturbance in the mantle’s transition zone supplied the magma to form ...

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The Moon Is Shrinking and That's Causing Moonquakes
The Moon Is Shrinking and That's Causing Moonquakes

This prominent thrust fault on the moon is one of thousands discovered by NASA's Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter (LRO). Credit: LROC NA...

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Ninety-nine-million-year-old Ammonite Trapped in Amber Discovered for First Time
Ninety-nine-million-year-old Ammonite Trapped in Amber Discovered for First Time

Amber Piece Showing Most Large Inclusions Credit NIGPAS Ancient marine organisms found trapped in amber alongside bugs and snails A...

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Moonstone Vs Opal — What's the Difference?
Moonstone Vs Opal — What's the Difference?

Definition: Moonstone is a sodium potassium aluminium silicate with the chemical formula (Na,K)AlSi 3 O 8 and belongs to the felds...

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Another Bat-Winged Dinosaur Has Been Found
Another Bat-Winged Dinosaur Has Been Found

Life reconstruction of the bizarre membranous-winged Ambopteryx longibrachi A new Jurassic non-avian theropod dinosaur from 163 millio...

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Earth's Core Shares Odd Similarity With Salad Dressing
Earth's Core Shares Odd Similarity With Salad Dressing

A laser-heated diamond anvil cell is used to simulate the pressure and temperature conditions of Earth’s core. Inset shows a scanning ele...

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