Our Natural History – Ireland

When you think about museums you think in old stuff and serious people? So I have to present to you The National Museum of Ireland – Natural History, the place where everyone becomes a child! The museum opened in 1857 and has animals from all over the world, it works like a zoological museum. You … Continue reading Our Natural History – Ireland

Two Super-Earths around red dwarf K2-18

  New research using data collected by the European Southern Observatory (ESO) has revealed that a little-known exoplanet called K2-18b could well be a scaled-up version of Earth. Just as exciting, the same researchers also discovered for the first time that the planet has a neighbor. "Being able to measure the mass and density of … Continue reading Two Super-Earths around red dwarf K2-18

Hundreds of Pterosaur Eggs Found in Record-Breaking Fossil Haul

In a world first, paleontologists working in northwestern China have discovered a cache of hundreds of ancient eggs laid by pterosaurs, the flying reptiles that lived alongside the dinosaurs. Some of the eggs contain the most detailed pterosaur embryos ever found. In a world first, paleontologists working in northwestern China have discovered a cache of hundreds … Continue reading Hundreds of Pterosaur Eggs Found in Record-Breaking Fossil Haul

Trump has ushered in America’s darkest hour

If every senator looks into the mirror and sees a future president, then every president looks into that same mirror and sees himself on Mount Rushmore . President Trump, a mess of a man but brimming with self-regard, probably already sees himself up there with Washington, Jefferson, Teddy Roosevelt and Lincoln. It won't happen. Instead, he'd be … Continue reading Trump has ushered in America’s darkest hour