Cover Story

Lead Stories of each month's Edition

The Pharmaceutical Treasures of Marine Ecosystem

Over the years, science has brought about many innovations in the pharmaceutical industry. The discovery of new drugs has not...

Oceans are the sleeping giants facing threat from changing climate

Oceans are reservoirs that influence climatic shifts when engaged in a perpetual cycle of moisture, heat, and carbon exchange with...

Science, Technology and Oceans

The ocean calls out to me… Frida stood rooted to her spot, fascinated by the vast stretch of calm deep...

“Fishing is not enough to survive”: Coral bleaching hurts jobs in Pakistan

In the last few years, fish captures have not been the same in Mubarak Village, in Pakistan’s coastal Sindh province. As...

RNA World: A Plot Twist in the Story of Origin of Life

Probably the biggest mystery of life is life itself. How did it start, and what were the events that led...

Editorial

Editor's point of view

In Today’s world, Anthropology is more important than ever

Homo sapiens originated from Africa over 300,000 years ago, and genetically modern humans emerged at least 195,000 years ago. History shows that the first signs of early modern humans outside Africa...

Anthropology turns to Progressive Politics in Pakistan

At present, Pakistan is in the midst of an engrained socio-political crisis and economic polarisation, poverty, violence, extremist religiosity, gender inequality, urban and environmental deterioration, and center-province power hierarchies. This...

What does Data reveal about Global Energy Demand and Consumption?

The global economy continues to halt recovery from COVID19, the energy resources and their prices threaten to derail this recovery. In 2020, a historic drop in energy demand and prices...

Probing into the Ultimate Question, Does Another Solar System EXIST?

More often than not, mankind gained knowledge of the universe the same way a child learns about society. Just like a growing child progressively becomes of the larger units of...

News Bites

Latest Science Updates

Review: Seaspiracy – Revealing dark secrets of the fishing industry

Seaspiracy, which was produced by the same group that made the 2014 factory farming exposé Cowspiracy, is directed and narrated...

Threats to Whales and their Habitat

Whales belong to the order Cetacea of mammals. They have streamlined and hairless bodies. Their forelimbs are modified into paddle-like...

The Universe is Astounding

The dawn of a new era in astronomy has begun as the world gets its first look at the full...

Significance of Marine Biology in the Modern Era

Marine biology studies marine life based on scientific research and facts. It is a very vast field since a large...

Fortuitous Discovery: World’s Biggest Shark is not Carnivorous

Quite against the contrary, the giant shark found in the oceans is not a full-time predator. It's called a Whale...