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Category: Palaeontology | Posted on 1-18-2020 | 2 comments
A new study has suggested that it was an asteroid strike, not volcanism, that ultimately wiped out the dinosaurs.
Category: Space & Astronomy | Posted on 12-7-2019 | 14 comments
A large space rock the approximate size and shape of the Great Pyramid of Giza is set for a close encounter.
Category: Space & Astronomy | Posted on 12-5-2019 | 0 comments
Astronomers have discovered a huge planet orbiting the burnt-out husk of a star that was once like the Sun.
Category: Palaeontology | Posted on 11-25-2019 | 21 comments
Around 300,000 years ago there were at least nine species of human on Earth, but now there is only one.
Category: Space & Astronomy | Posted on 10-23-2019 | 12 comments
China has published a new image showing the strange substance found by Yutu-2 on the dark side of the Moon.
Category: Space & Astronomy | Posted on 10-15-2019 | 5 comments
Astronomers have revealed that comet 2I/Borisov is remarkably similar to comets from our own solar system.
Category: Palaeontology | Posted on 9-30-2019 | 7 comments
A new study has revealed how long it took for the world's oceans to recover after the death of the dinosaurs.
Category: Extraterrestrial | Posted on 9-23-2019 | 22 comments
A new paper has put forward the idea that an alien civilization may have been watching us for millennia.
Category: Space & Astronomy | Posted on 9-13-2019 | 20 comments
An amateur astronomer has discovered what is believed to be a comet that has come from a distant solar system.
Category: Space & Astronomy | Posted on 9-6-2019 | 16 comments
Scientists have discovered an exotic alien mineral that does not occur naturally anywhere on Earth.