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In pre-Roman times, humans were buried with dogs, horses, and other creatures

Co-burials are still a mystery, but might indicate animal companionship or religious customs.

Astronomers identified four new exoplanets playing ‘hide and seek’

The planets are the size of Neptune or slightly smaller with 4.9 and 3.4 Earth radii.

There are, in fact, four types of planetary systems

These four classes are 'similar', 'ordered', 'anti-ordered,' and 'mixed'.

World’s first full-scale planetary defense test against potential asteroid impacts

A giant asteroid's impact is considered the likely cause of the mass extinction of the dinosaurs almost 66 million years ago. While there is no...

Searching non-Earth like environment for extraterrestrial life

As we know, the emergence of life requires three building blocks: an energy source, access to nutrition, and the presence of liquid water. Apart from...

Using AI to discover exoplanets

The tools developed could also be used on Earth to detect illegal dumps and waste dumps.

Revealing the mystery of brown dwarfs

Understanding the mysterious nature of brown dwarfs.

A ‘Very Exciting’ unique exoplanet has more water than earth

Unique exoplanet photobombs CHEOPS study of a nearby star system.

Scientists discovered the signs of tectonic activity on exoplanet

Volcanoes might light up the night sky of this planet.

Scientists created synthetic novel coronavirus clones

Scientists in virology and veterinary bacteriology at the University of Bern have reconstructed the clones of a novel coronavirus from synthetic DNA. The synthetic...

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