Spanish explorers discovered the rare mollusc in Antarctic waters, which also has a saucer shape, like a conventional clam species known to date, but more significant proportions.
Despite the fact that viruses are the most common form of life on Earth, our knowledge of the viral world of limited information on the possible existence of only a small number of these microscopic pathogens.
UK plants began to bloom a second time this year due to not warm weather season irrelevant.
People often are males, often trying to find a true aphrodisiac in the world among the huge number of those known to us from ancient times.
Which has become widely known in the United States only for a few years, such as the miracle berry cranberry has the unique ability to give sweet sour or bitter foods.
The ability to nest in birds is not instinctive, this skill they have to learn from experience, according to some researchers.
Isolated population of rare earth snail species in the last marked 110 years ago has recently been found again.
Rare footage of a giant armadillo finally been made by researchers in the swamps of central Brazil.
At the age of four years, Michael Mazurek (Michael Mazourek) was keen bell pepper, zucchini and sweet peas - the most prominent vegetables growing in his first garden.
Clever New Caledonian crows can use mirrors to find food, according to the scientists. Researchers from the University of Auckland in New Zealand, to test the reaction of wild crows on a mirror.
A small plant that stoops down to the ground to plant their seeds, it was recently discovered by scientists in the village of north-eastern region of the State of Bahia in Brazil, one of the richest areas of biodiversity in the world.
Researchers have recently discovered that dolphins found in southeastern Australia represent a previously unknown species.
Researchers from the School of Medicine at Johns Hopkins University using fossil hunter identified and described a fossil dinosaur recently hatched from an egg.
A large predatory fish with a terrifying mouth lived in ancient times in the waters of North America, is believed to archaeologists who have completed the analysis of fossil terrible sea beast.
Female orangutan from Malaysia named Shirley, who became famous in the whole world that smoking cigarettes thrown into her cage by zoo decided to help quit smoking.
On September Guatemalan news channel relayed a message about the mysterious phenomenon that happened in a village in the country - the birth of an ugly pig whose head resembles the head and face of a man than a pig’s head.
A giant saltwater crocodile weighing more than a ton has been caught in a remote village in the southern Philippines after a series of attacks on humans and animals, as officials said.
Recently it became known that the addition of meat, the use of which has become so prevalent in recent years in the food industry, alligators are also the owners of the component suitable for the production of biodiesel.
Scientists from the Smithsonian and other partner organizations have found an extremely primitive conger eel in the reefs on the coast of the Republic of Palau.
The Centre and the Office of Disease Prevention reported this week, the first fatality in the United States from the bite of bloodsucking bat. These data strongly excited population is interesting because if they are then at risk of danger.
The most massive of all discovered at this point fungi growing on a tree in China.
Poisoning his hair with saliva and plant poison, she at one point cracked down on any aggressor.
Dog named Tegon glows under ultraviolet light, which can help researchers to develop tools to deal with certain types of diseases.
Recent studies funded by the Council of Biotechnology and Biological Sciences and the National Institute for Agricultural Research (INRA) in France, it was found that ground beetles reduce the number of weed seeds in the soil.
In a new research paper published in the journal "Naturwissenschaft" provides information about the opening of fossil reptiles, living about 120 million years ago, which proves that some lizards do not lay eggs, but give birth to live young.
Doing the "pedicure" mandrills living in the Chester Zoo, led scientists to believe that monkeys are capable of wielding not only simple, but also more advanced tools.
What other wonders conceals from us Mother Nature? In search of an answer note bottlenose dolphins. That, at least, offers a researcher at Georgetown University Medical Center.
As you know full moon - this time wandering werewolves and heart-rending howls of wolves, but a new study found that in the days when the full moon reaches its maximum brightness in the sky, more is to be feared nocturnal predators.
The parasitic wasp species Dinocampus coccinellae is not stupid creature.
German scientists from the Natural History Museum in Stuttgart recently discovered a new insect order, dwelt in the earlier Cretaceous period in South America.
E. coli E. coli - are electric creatures. The bacteria that inhabit the human gut, can cause electrical flashes of light, and now scientists have been able to visualize the process of how cells are flashing like a light bulb.
Snake with two heads, which are able to think and eat separately and even steal food, each other, has become the main object of curiosity to all visitors at the zoo in Ukraine.
Butterfly, which is half male and half female came to light recently in the Museum of Natural History in London.
Just like humans, happier orangutans live longer, according to the scientists. This information may be able to shed some light on the evolution of happiness in the human world.
Wildlife researchers in Malaysia tracked down, finally, the saltwater crocodile by satellite, as reported by them on Wednesday, in response to the invitation of the authorities to find out why nearly 40 people were attacked by animals on the island of Borneo for a desyatiletiya.Diky saltwater crocodile has been caught a little earlier this month in the River Kinabatangan (Kinabatangan) in Sabah (Sabah), and he was wearing something like a collar with a label before it was released to freedom, as the head of the center Dano Dzhirenga Field Benuat Goossens (Benoit Goossens) .
About 100 million years ago in small mayflies were big problems.
Officials from Brazil recently confirmed the existence of approximately 200 Indians who live in the western part of the Amazon, in the absence of any contact with the outside world.
Sea levels are rising at an unprecedented rate, much faster than had been observed in the past two millennia, as a new study shows.
A group of researchers from the University of Alicante (Spain), presented the results of the pilot project, which involves the use of fly larvae to reduce the number of bowel movements and animal manure environmentally sustainable manner.
Rapidly spreading lethal disease of amphibians animals reached the place bordering Darien National Park in Panama - the last area in the entire Neotropical region, where there was no trace of the disease even as scientists said this week.