Bow ties and cuttlefish: New insight into a visual super sense
An experiment originally designed to test the visual abilities of octopuses and cuttlefish has given researchers an unprecedented insight into the…
Bizarre mating habits of flatworms
Failing to find a mating partner is a dent to the reproductive prospects of any animal, but in the flatworm species Macrostomum hystrix it might…
Is There Anything Left to Celebrate About the Egyptian Revolution?
This 30 June anniversary wasn’t an occasion to celebrate the mass protests that led to the ouster of President Morsi. Not just because Egypt’s…
“While the Flotilla Didn’t Make it to Gaza, Israel Didn’t Win”
Israel Defense Forces violently intercepted the Swedish boat named Marianne in the early hours of June 29 to prevent it from landing in Gaza, using…
No matter what Congress says, Lalit Modi’s job offer to Swaraj’s husband is no clincher
The government has also gone into overdrive against Lalit Modi, with the Enforcement Directorate issuing letters rogatory and taking up the case with…
Delhi govt to spend Rs 526 crore for ‘self promotion'; Congress asks is it not corruption
Opposition on Thursday attacked the AAP government for reportedly hiking allocation for information and publicity, saying spending public money on…
Zen Gardner & A Lighthearted Romp Through All Things Conspiratorial
This week World Beyond Belief interviews Zen Gardner, noted philosopher, writer and speaker. During this conversation, he entertains us with his wit…
Hormel Develops Targeted Nutrition Solution for Guatemalan Children
After collaborating with partners, Hormel Foods released a targeted nutrition solution to children in Guatemala. While Guatemalan children generally…
TransAsia pilot ‘shut down wrong engine’ before crash
A new report on the crash of TransAsia Airways Flight GE235 found that a pilot accidentally shut down the plane’s only working engine after the…
Second death after Taiwan water park disaster
TAIPEI: A second young victim died on Thursday after being engulfed by a fireball that injured nearly 500 people at a Taiwan “colour party”, as…
ISIL threats never scare Hamas: Official
A senior member of Palestine’s resistance movement Hamas has warned ISIL Takfiri militants against any attack on the Palestinian faction. Mahmoud…
Syrian Army Hits Hard ISIL Leaders’ Command Meeting in Deir Ezzur
A team of Syrian army’s special forces raided a meeting of the ISIL commanders in an inside job and killed tens of the militants’ leaders. At…