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Category: Natural World | Posted on 8-26-2017 | 5 comments
Relatively little is known about the iconic species which was wiped out by humans over 350 years ago.
Category: Science & Technology | Posted on 8-13-2017 | 17 comments
Scientists have uncovered what is now believed to be the largest volcanic region on the planet.
Category: Palaeontology | Posted on 8-10-2017 | 28 comments
Palaeontologists have discovered the skull of what is thought to be mankind's earliest known ancestor.
Category: Modern Mysteries | Posted on 7-30-2017 | 19 comments
Until recently, maps and atlases were plagued by non-existent islands, mountain ranges and countries.
Category: Ancient Mysteries | Posted on 7-20-2017 | 8 comments
Archaeologists now believe that Australia was colonized 18,000 years earlier than previously thought.
Category: Natural World | Posted on 7-1-2017 | 12 comments
Being the world's tallest animal, is the giraffe more prone to lightning strikes than other animals ?.
Category: Palaeontology | Posted on 6-8-2017 | 8 comments
The discovery casts doubt on the idea that modern humans evolved in a single 'cradle of humanity'.
Category: Ancient Mysteries | Posted on 6-4-2017 | 21 comments
Scientists have revealed the results of a recent study in to the DNA of 151 ancient Egyptian mummies.
Category: Bizarre | Posted on 5-29-2017 | 25 comments
One Kent resident got the shock of his life recently when he spotted a huge arachnid outside his home.
Category: Palaeontology | Posted on 5-23-2017 | 25 comments
A remarkable new palaeontological discovery in Europe could rewrite the history of human evolution.