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Study explains How Human Fingers evolved from Fish Fins

Study explains How Human Fingers evolved from Fish Fins

What if you come to know that human ancestors were fish? A new study has explained the journey of fins turning to human fingers. It suggested a link between human hands and fish fins.

Wreck of 18th-century Sailing Ship ‘Lady Washington’ Discovered

Wreck of 18th-century Sailing Ship ‘Lady Washington’ Discovered

Shipwreck hunters have located wreckage of a sloop believed to be offirst commercial sailing ship created on the Great Lakes. This ship, the Lady Washington, which sank in 1803 is said to be built in Pennsylvanian city Erie in 1797.

The work of finding wreckage was funded by the National Museum of the Great Lakes. According to the wreck hunters who discovered the vessel, it was resting on the bottom on Lake Ontario.

New technique using artificial intelligence to read satellite images could aid efforts to eradicate global poverty

New technique using artificial intelligence to read satellite images could aid efforts to eradicate global poverty

On Thursday, a team of US researchers said that a latest technique using artificial intelligence to read satellite pictures may be helpful in efforts to eliminate poverty across the globe by pointing out the areas in highest need of aid.

Fish release waste that containsnutrients necessary for coral reefs’ growth

Fish release waste that containsnutrients necessary for coral reefs’ growth

A new study has emphasized on the importance of fish waste for coral reefs to sustain. It found that regions where fishing in most prevalent lack important nutrients that contribute to coral reefs’growth. When fishrelease their waste, they add phosphorous to water and when this phosphorous mixes with nitrogen that is released by gills, it boosts coral reefs.

NASA blasts RS-25 rocket engine as part of development test for most powerful rocket ever

NASA blasts RS-25 rocket engine as part of development test for most powerful rocket ever

On August 18, the US space agency NASA engineers fired an RS-25 rocket engine for 7 minutes at Mississippi’s Stennis Space Center as part of hardware’s development test that will compose the most powerful rocket ever.

Storytelling images on deer-hide ‘manuscript’ from Mexico seen for first time in 500 years

Storytelling images on deer-hide ‘manuscript’ from Mexico seen for first time in 500 years

For the first time in the past five centuries, storytelling pictures on a deer-hide ‘manuscript’ from Mexico have been found, all because of sophisticated scanning technology that managed toenter into chalk and plaster layers.

The origination of the ‘codex’, a kind of book-like text, has taken place in the region of Mexico, presently Oaxaca. It is among the sole 20 surviving codices made in the Americas before the Europeans’ arrival.

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