Did Dinosaurs Evolve into Birds
By: Doug Dobney
Birds did not "evolve" from dinosaurs. They developed from pterosaurs. This is a new idea and is a common-sense alternative to the dinosaur-to-bird idea. The entire argument in exacting detail can be found here: http://pterosaurnet.blogspot.com/ Note that this is not an "evolution" vs...
World first: How scientists have created artificial life
By: Ray Burke
Craig Venter: Man God? A scientific team led by Dr. Craig Venter of the J Craig Venter Institute in Maryland and California has succeeded in developing the first synthetic living cell. The scientific landmark used cutting-edge technology over fifteen years to construct a bacterium’s...
By: Amelia Randall - 546119
An elephant's trunk is truly amazing. The trunk is the elephants nose and upper lip combined. It actually has two nostrils running all the way through it and has a flap at the end which look like a lip. An elephants trunk is so important...
By: Ussama Qadri
Penguins are one of the most beautiful, unique and interesting birds that exist today. They do not only have interesting ways that amuse us when we see them but they also have a very fascinating history that has kept scientists occupied for years. Initially, there...
By: Terrence Aym
Recently, the scientific community became excited over startling new evidence that life not only once existed on Mars, but may exist there today.Now, evidence has surfaced that another of Earth's neighbors may be harboring life: Titan, the largest moon of Saturn and the only...
Why scientists believe life may exist on Saturn's moon Titan
By: Nicholas Ward
Amazing, hard to believe, crazy, and wow, all might be some of the things coming to your mind as you read the title of this article. The very idea that life may exist outside our own in this universe in itself is enough to make...
Interesting facts about Charles Darwin
By: Joyce Ann Mallare - 541627
“I am turned into a sort of a machine for observing facts and grinding out conclusions.” That’s how Charles Darwin had spent time proving that humans and some animals evolved. He also proved that certain species adapt due to how they find...
By: Wendy R.
Proteins are extremely large molecules made up of smaller amino acid chains. Most proteins can contain up to three hundred amino acids although there are some which are much smaller, and a few much larger. Because amino acids often contain carbon, proteins are considered organic...
By: Elizabeth M Young
The easiest part of understanding what is is that botanist do is this: they study plants! But there is so much more. There are 17 sub fields or specialties that will be briefly described in this article. Each one can involve a lifetime of study...
Plant profiles: Fireweed
By: Shannon Farlouis
Fireweed is a plant in the willowherb family. Fireweed can grow in a variety of climates. The fireweed plant is often used to reestablish vegetation in areas that have been disrupted by oil spills. Fireweed is also known by the name of Rosebay Willowherb. This...

 

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