Partial Solar Eclipse Visible on Friday

www.chosun.com writes that, Koreans will have the chance to see a partial solar eclipse on Friday evening. The Korea Astronomy and Space Science Institute said Sunday that the eclipse will begin at 7:18 p.m. as the moon blocks a lower right portion of the sun. A solar eclipse occurs when the moon passes between the […]

Scientists find complete dinosaur fossil

TOKYO (AP) — Japanese and Mongolian scientists have successfully recovered the complete skeleton of a 70-million-year-old young dinosaur, a nature museum announced Thursday.The scientists uncovered a Tarbosaurus — related to the giant carnivorous Tyrannosaurus — from a chunk of sandstone they dug up in August, 2006 in the Gobi Desert in Mongolia, said Takuji Yokoyama, […]