Butterfly beaks, Moth mouthpieces, Lepidoptera lips : whatever you want to call them, they are older than Flowers:
Fossils uncovered in Germany show that butterflies and moths may have been around for 200 million years -- 70 million years earlier than flowering plants.
NASA's Mission Juno will explore Jupiter, seeking to unlock secrets of the giant planet and our solar system.MISSIONJUNO.SWRI.EDU
It is rare to find parasites with their hosts in the fossil record, and the discovery is the first direct evidence of the pests feeding on dinosaur blood.NYTIMES.COM
The Image of the Tortured Genius Falls Apart As Misery Does Not Seem to Improve the Quality of Art!
Under scrutiny, the image of the tortured genius appears to fall apart.ATLASOBSCURA.COM
Not exactly the horror as seen in the movie 'Life', in a first Earthworms are born in mock Martian soil.
In what could be an important milestone for future farmers on Mars, two healthy baby worms were recently born in simulated Martian soil.SPACE.COM
Pterosaur Park : More than 200 fossilized Pterosaur eggs have been uncovered in China. The flying reptiles that soared during the age of dinosaurs....
The discovery of more than 200 of the eggs laid by the flying reptiles that lived during the dinosaur era could contribute to understanding of their early lives.NYTIMES.COM
From NASA to prehistoric cave paintings a view at how humankind has captured the cosmos throughout the ages.
Humankind's attempts to picture the cosmos have come a long way. But according to a new book, this isn't just a matter of science. It's also about art.CNN.COM
AR (Augmented Reality) app provides a full service museum tour guide in your pocket. Using ARTS or Augmented Reality Transmedia Storytelling, AR technology can increase interest and participation for museum visitors of all ages.
TAMU-CC develops augmented reality app, adding 3-D video, audio to museum experience101CORPUSCHRISTI.COM
Artificial Intelligence (AI) Can Spot Art Forgeries by Looking at One Brushstroke. Rather than using the historic toolbox of spectroscopy, radiometric dating, gas chromatography... AI can spot a fake just by looking at the strokes used to compose a
A new system can break a work down into individual brush or pencil lines and figure out the artist behind it.TECHNOLOGYREVIEW.COM
Forgeries May Hide in Museum of the Bible's Dead Sea Scrolls. According to National Geographic, research suggests that some of the fragments that visitors will encounter may be modern forgeries.
With the museum’s support, scholars are racing to understand the disputed Biblical texts.NEWS.NATIONALGEOGRAPHIC.COM