This Year’s IgNobel Prizes

    September is the month when the IgNobel prizes, perhaps the most colourful in the scientific world, meet their winners. The purpose of

    On the Origin of Life

    The first life forms emerged on our planet more than 3 billion years ago. It is quite certain that the diversity of

    The Mini King of Antarctica

    The scientists named the new mini dinosaur-cousin Antarctanax shackletoni, or "Antarctic king." What’s special about this fossil is that it gives us