(CNN) — The quest for the unknown revealed exciting new discoveries this year. California Academy of Sciences researchers discovered 71 new animal and plant species in 2019. The list includes flowers,
In Greek mythology, a chimera is a fire-breathing monster made of multiple creatures: a lion’s head, a goat’s body, and a serpent’s tail. In real life, chimeras are rare and not quite as dramatic. But
While drivers have learned to rely on navigation apps for turn-by-turn directions and a whole lot more, it remains quite likely that no one app delivers everything you need in every situation. To wit:
Black holes are mysterious enough, with their ability to warp space and to stop the passage of time. They sound like science fiction, rather than science fact, but there is no doubt that they exist. However,
From gigantic ant fossil and nest of baby dinosaurs to biggest prehistoric shark jaw, Palaeontologists have a way of uncovering some of the weirdest fossils on Earth. And now Russian researchers have the
(CNN) — Scientists have discovered a "monster black hole" so massive that, in theory, it shouldn't exist. It's a stellar black hole — the type that forms after stars die, collapse, and explode. Researchers
Of all the things in the Universe to be thankful for — the stars, planets, atoms, molecules, and more that came together and made our existence possible — it seems odd that dark matter would be included.