Knickers the cow is nearly 2m tall and weighs 1.4 tonnes. Picture: Sharon Smith

Lil’ Invoice could be the world’s tiniest cow

A very small calf is a genuine-existence mini moo right after becoming born 1-tenth the common dimensions — and is now tipped for a area in the document publications. Lil’ Invoice stunned his proprietors at delivery, weighing in at a mere four.5kg but wanting just like each individual other cow, besides smaller sized. Lil’ Invoice […]

The translucent, deep sea octopus stunned researchers with it’s interesting features. Picture: Ocean Exploration Trust

A weird sea creature has been uncovered: the ‘Dumbo octopus’

Scientists created an unpredicted discovery for the duration of a deep dive off the coastline of California past 7 days: a translucent cephalopod identified as the Dumbo octopus. Experts aboard the E/V Nautilus, a about 64 metre exploration vessel utilised for analysis, ended up learning an “extinct volcano” known as the Davidson Seamount. Direct researchers […]

The image was snapped on an ISS live feed app.

Exceptional cloud impression from ISS sparks conspiracy idea

  An unbelievable cloud phenomenon showing up to extend countless numbers of miles throughout the Earth has despatched conspiracy theorists into a frenzy. The ominous condition resembles a contrail emitted by an aeroplane but is considerably lengthier, seemingly achieving from pole to pole. On the web commenters have pitched a host of fanciful tips as […]

Pictures show “The Prosocial Effects of MDMA,” as researchers put it.

It turns out, octopuses like MDMA as nicely

Researchers have learned what transpires when you give the social gathering drug MDMA to an octopus, and say the animals stunning response has “amazing” implications. A group of scientists in the US determined to give a team of octopuses MDMA, normally referred to as ecstasy or Molly to see how it would change their conduct. […]

One of the researchers became interested after their cat got his tongue stuck in a fuzzy blanket.

Scientists make shocking discovery about cat tongues

Cat enthusiasts know when kitties groom, their tongues are fairly scratchy. Applying higher-tech scans and some other methods, experts are discovering how individuals sandpapery tongues assist cats get clean up and remain neat. The solution: Small hooks that spring up on the tongue — with scoops constructed in to have saliva deep into all that […]

Candidatus Desulforudis audaxviator (the purplish, blue rod-shaped cells straddling orange carbon spheres) is a species of bacteria that survives on hydrogen. It was found living within a fluid and gas-filled fracture 2.8km beneath Earth’s surface at Mponeng Gold Mine near Johannesburg, South Africa.

New ‘zombie’ lifeforms uncovered less than seabed

Experts have drilled a two.five kilometres beneath the seabed and uncovered broad underground forests of “deep lifetime,” such as microbes that persist for countless numbers, possibly thousands and thousands of many years, scientists say. Feeding on practically nothing but the power from rocks, and current in a sluggish-movement, even zombie-like point out, beforehand unfamiliar varieties […]

Jeff Bezos says it is his job to “build the road to space”. Picture: Saul Loeb/AFP

Amazon’s Bezos unveils moon undertaking

  Jeff Bezos, the richest male in the entire world and head of house enterprise Blue Origin, declared on Thursday his intent to take part in the new race to the Moon with a hello-tech lander to have cars and tools. “This is Blue Moon,” the 55-yr-outdated reported at a diligently choreographed presentation in Washington, […]