The remains of the last known Tasmanian tiger, which were believed to have been discarded, were found in a cupboard at the Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery in Australia. The remains are of a Tasmanian tiger that died in the Beaumaris Zoo in 1936.
A device that is capable of producing electricity from sea waves has been developed by researchers from the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Madras, Tamil Nadu. This device aims at producing 1MW of power with the help of ocean waves over the next three years and is positioned at a depth of 20mts at a spot that is approximately 6kms off the coast of Tuticorin in Tamil Nadu.
Charles Darwin’s correspondence, which includes 15,000 letters written between 1822 and 1882, has been published online by the University of Cambridge, UK. Darwin was an English biologist, geologist and naturalist, and most of these letters are about his discoveries and theories.