The whale heart at Royal Ontario Museum Canada is a rare find, as blue whale carcasses usually sink.
Image copyright NASA Image caption Nasa released a series of photographs showing how Opportunity witnessed the darkening Martian sky A huge dust storm has forced Nasa’s solar-powered Opportunity rover into a dormant state, space engineers say. The unusually intense storm has blotted out the Sun over a quarter of the planet’s surface, Nasa said. Agency […]
Arizona-based company Alcor offers cryonic preservation to its members – the option to freeze their bodies after death, with the intention of being revived when future technology makes this possible. Currently it has no way of reviving the preserved bodies, but it is optimistic that it will be able to done one day. But some […]
Image copyright Marvin J Willis Viola Vale Ltd Image caption Aveen Ismail in her garden “Syria is green,” says Aveen Ismail. “But here it was like a desert until we started growing plants and trees.” The 35-year-old fled Damascus with her family in 2012. She now lives in the Domiz Camp in Northern Iraq, where […]