Russian scientists found out the well-kept skull of Siberian unicorn, an extinct woolly mammal Elasmotherium sibiricum from the family of rhinoceros. The age of remains is 29 thousand years. The edition Science alert writes about that.
The bones of an animal were figured out in Pavlodarskyy region of Kazakhstan. The scientists are convinced that for a long time at the South of Western Siberia there were beneficial conditions for life of Elasmotherium. It was considered that the last representatives of Elasmotherium Sibiricum died 350 thousand years ago.
The typical representative of Siberian unicorns reached two meters in height, 4.5 meters in length while its weight was four tons. This kind for the first time was described in 1808, it resided within the territory of the modern Ukraine, Volga region, the Cis-Uran region, Siberia, and China. It is regarded that it was fleecy that’s why it refers to the fauna living in the epoch of glaciation. On the forehead Elasmotherium had long and thick horn.
Flying to Mars and back a person will get approximately 60 percent of the radiation doze that is considered acceptable for the astronaut in his entire career. Russian and Bulgarian scientists came to such a conclusion on the basis of the data received from the machine Trace Gas Orbiter of mission ‘Eksomars’.
In the piece of amber at the market in Myanmar a fragment of feathery tail of the tiny dinosaur has been found. As the scientists told, this discovery is originated from the epoch not less than ninety-nine million years ago.
American meteorologists gave a possible explanation to the existence of the abnormal region at the south from Miami famous as the Bermuda triangle. The appropriate video is accessible at the web-site The Independent.
Finnish researchers who concentrated on the investigation of the north light defined that it is accompanied not only with the great light show but also with specific acoustic fluctuations that can be registered with the help of the specialized equipment.
The company of Elon Mask Space X represented program on colonization of Mars. Mask is planning to build a space ship able to have reached the Red planet for three months and take enough material for the construction of the base.
One of the recent colonies of wooly mammoths located at the island of Saint Paul near Alaska died more than five thousand years ago because of lack of drinking water, as it is explained by the scientists.
Fires that have been set up by people of the epoch of Pleistocene (finished nearly ten thousand years ago) could have encouraged the appearance and spreading of tuberculosis. This fact has been revealed by the biologists from University of New South Wales.
62-year-old professor of Oxford university sir Andrew Wiles was awarded with Abel Prize of Norwegian Academy of Science and Letters for Fermat theorem proving. This problem has bothered mathematicians from all over the world for several hundreds of years.
The surgeons Sergio Canavero and Xiaoping Ren confirmed the reality of head transplantation intended for Russian citizen Valeriy Spiridonov. According to information given by RIA Novosti, doctor from Italy told about that in the interview dedicated to the results of experiences on combination of rodent’s spinal cord and transplantation of head for monkeys.