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A remarkable 250 million-year-old "terrible-headed lizard" fossil found in China shows an embryo inside the mother—clear evidence for live birth.Head of The University of Queensland's School of Earth and Environmental Sciences and co-author Professor …
A remarkable 250 million-year-old "terrible-headed lizard" fossil found in China shows an embryo inside the mother—clear evidence for live birth.…
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A low level of atmospheric oxygen in Earth's middle ages held back evolution for 2 billion years, raising fresh questions about the origins of life on this planet.New research by the University of Exeter explains …
A low level of atmospheric oxygen in Earth's middle ages held back evolution for 2 billion years, raising fresh questions about …
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Using the largest set of radiocarbon dates ever obtained from a single Maya site, archaeologists have developed a high-precision chronology that sheds new light on patterns leading up to the two major collapses of the …
Using the largest set of radiocarbon dates ever obtained from a single Maya site, archaeologists have developed a high-precision chronology …
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During spring of 2016 a number of large presumed house terraces were identified by the authors at Korshamn. As a consequence high resolution geophysical surveys using ground-penetrating radar were carried out in September 2016. Korshamn is one …
During spring of 2016 a number of large presumed house terraces were identified by the authors at Korshamn. As a consequence …
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Six million years ago, the sudden extinction of the dinosaurs started the ascent of the mammals, ultimately resulting in humankind's reign on Earth. Climate scientists now reconstructed how tiny droplets of sulfuric acid formed high …
Six million years ago, the sudden extinction of the dinosaurs started the ascent of the mammals, ultimately resulting in humankind's …
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The Swedish mission at Gebel el Silsila, led by Dr. Maria Nilsson from Lund University and John Ward, has discovered 12 new tombs dating from the 18th Dynasty (Thutmosid period), including crypts cut into the rock, …
The Swedish mission at Gebel el Silsila, led by Dr. Maria Nilsson from Lund University and John Ward, has discovered 12 …
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Computer models of tobermorite, a key element in the superior concrete Romans used in ancient times, suggest how to make modern concrete that’s less likely to crack under stress.Researchers performed an atom-level computer …
Computer models of tobermorite, a key element in the superior concrete Romans used in ancient times, suggest how to make …
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A human typically gives birth after nine months. An ostrich hatchling emerges from its egg after 42 days. But how long did it take for a baby dinosaur to incubate?Groundbreaking research led by a Florida …
A human typically gives birth after nine months. An ostrich hatchling emerges from its egg after 42 days. But how long …
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Raw foodies: Europe's earliest humans did not use fire New research conducted by scientists at the University of York and the Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona reveals for the first time that Europe's earliest humans …
Raw foodies: Europe's earliest humans did not use fire New research conducted by scientists at the University of York and …
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The finding reported in Current Biology helps to fill in details of the dinosaurs’ feather structure and evolution, which can’t be determined from fossil evidence.While the feathers aren’t the first to be …
The finding reported in Current Biology helps to fill in details of the dinosaurs’ feather structure and evolution, which can’…
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