Category: Research

40 million years ago frogs lived in Antarctica

The southernmost continent of our planet, Antarctica, was discovered in 1820, when a Russian expedition on the boats “Vostok” and “Mirny” approached it in the area of the modern Bellingshausen glacier. Two days later, a British expedition arrived on the mainland, and the first landing was made by the Americans in February 1821. Located at […]

Scientists have found evidence that the ninth planet does not exist

After Pluto officially ceased to be considered a planet, officially there are 8 planets left in the Solar system — mercury, Venus, Earth, Mars, Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus and Neptune. However a few years ago astronomers reported a strange find: they revealed completely new classes of objects, including those with mysterious orbits that are difficult to […]