Giant Dobsonfly With Wingspan Over 8 Inches Found in China

Scientists have found a giant dobsonfly with a wingspan over 8 inches found in China's Sichuan province. Read more on sciencespacerobots.com Permalink | Facebook | Twitter | Recent Headlines | News Feeds

Posted by on 23 July 2014 | 10:47 am

Scientists Identify Four New Species of Tuco-Tucos

Four new tuco-tuco species have been named by scientists. The gopher-like creatures all live in Bolivia. Read more on sciencespacerobots.com Permalink | Facebook | Twitter | Recent Headlines | News Feeds

Posted by on 21 July 2014 | 5:47 pm

New Mite Species Named After Jennifer Lopez

Researchers have named a new mite species after singer and actress Jennifer Lopez. The mite is named Litarachna lopezae. Read more on sciencespacerobots.com Permalink | Facebook | Twitter | Recent Headlines | News Feeds

Posted by on 15 July 2014 | 2:28 pm

Scientists Recreate Walk of the Trigonotarbid Using Computer Software

Scientists have recreated the walk of the trigonotarbid, an ancient arachnid, using computer software. Read more on sciencespacerobots.com Permalink | Facebook | Twitter | Recent Headlines | News Feeds

Posted by on 10 July 2014 | 2:10 pm

Fossil of Tiny Ancient Hedgehog Found in British Columbia

Fossils of a tiny ancient hedgehog species and a tapir-like creature have been found at a site in British Columbia. Read more on sciencespacerobots.com Permalink | Facebook | Twitter | Recent Headlines | News Feeds

Posted by on 10 July 2014 | 10:51 am

New Species of Pathetic Looking Spiny Plant Found in Texas

Scientists have discovered a new species of plant in Valentine, Texas. It is described as pathetic, wilted and spiny. Read more on sciencespacerobots.com Permalink | Facebook | Twitter | Recent Headlines | News Feeds

Posted by on 9 July 2014 | 11:20 am

Scientists Discover Gene That Helps Decapitated Flatworms Regrow Heads

Scientists have discovered the gen, zic-1, that helps flatworms regrow their heads after they have been decapitated. Read more on sciencespacerobots.com Permalink | Facebook | Twitter | Recent Headlines | News Feeds

Posted by on 8 July 2014 | 5:11 pm

Extinct Bird Had Wingspan of Over 20 Feet

A bird that lived 25 to 28 million years ago had a huge wingspan of over 20 feet. It could glide for long distances using its enormous wings. Read more on sciencespacerobots.com Permalink | Facebook | Twitter | Recent Headlines | News Feeds

Posted by on 8 July 2014 | 11:29 am

Bone-House Wasp Uses Bodies of Dead Ants to Make Its Nest

The bone-house wasp incorporates the bodies of dead ants into its nests. The newly discovered wasp from South-East China actually predates spiders and not ants. Read more on sciencespacerobots.com Permalink | Facebook | Twitter | Recent Headlines | News Feeds

Posted by on 7 July 2014 | 4:18 pm

New Beetle Species Discovered in World's Deepest Cave

A new species of beetle has been discovered in the Krubera cave, known as the world's deepest cave at 2,140 meters deep. Read more on sciencespacerobots.com Permalink | Facebook | Twitter | Recent Headlines | News Feeds

Posted by on 2 July 2014 | 5:40 pm

Scientists Sequence Electric Eel Genome

Scientists have sequenced the genome of the electric eel. The researchers say electric fish evolved electrocytes from muscle cells. Read more on sciencespacerobots.com Permalink | Facebook | Twitter | Recent Headlines | News Feeds

Posted by on 26 June 2014 | 6:43 pm

New Species of Elephant-Shrew Discovered in Namibia

Scientists have discovered a previously unknown species of elephant-shrew in the deserts of southwestern Africa. Read more on sciencespacerobots.com Permalink | Facebook | Twitter | Recent Headlines | News Feeds

Posted by on 26 June 2014 | 4:53 pm

Lifelike Robot Communicators on Display at Tokyo Museum

Two lifelike robot communicators are on display at Japan's Miraikan museum. One robot reads news reports and the other is the museum's robot science communicator. Read more on sciencespacerobots.com Permalink | Facebook | Twitter | Recent Headlines | News Feeds

Posted by on 25 June 2014 | 3:58 pm

Ancient Parasite Attached Itself to Salamanders With Sucking Plate

An ancient Jurassic parasite attached itself to salamanders with a thorax that acted as a sucking plate. Read more on sciencespacerobots.com Permalink | Facebook | Twitter | Recent Headlines | News Feeds

Posted by on 25 June 2014 | 11:28 am

Extremely Cold White Dwarf Could Be Earth-Sized Diamond in Space

Astronomers have located an extremely cold white dwarf star that could be an Earth-sized diamond in space. Read more on sciencespacerobots.com Permalink | Facebook | Twitter | Recent Headlines | News Feeds

Posted by on 24 June 2014 | 4:42 pm