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Displaying all news results for 'Epoch'
Category: Palaeontology | Posted on 10-26-2017 | 2 comments
An enormous meat-eating dinosaur measuring up to 30ft in length once roamed what is now Southern Africa.
Category: Extraterrestrial | Posted on 2-3-2017 | 46 comments
Do intelligent extraterrestrials see our planet in the same way as we might see a nature reserve ?.
Category: Science & Technology | Posted on 8-29-2016 | 9 comments
Scientists now believe that the Holocene epoch may have come to a close several decades ago.
Category: Palaeontology | Posted on 8-18-2016 | 7 comments
The previously unidentified species would have thrived in sub-arctic marine waters 25 million years ago.
Category: Ancient Mysteries | Posted on 12-27-2014 | 3 comments
Our species developed more fragile bones when our ancestors switched from hunting to agriculture.
Category: Science & Technology | Posted on 10-18-2014 | 41 comments
Scientists have been debating whether the Holocene epoch should now give way to the Anthropocene.
Category: Space & Astronomy | Posted on 3-2-2014 | 19 comments
One Harvard astronomer believes that we may have fundamentally misunderstood our place in the universe.
Category: Palaeontology | Posted on 11-12-2013 | 6 comments
New DNA sequencing techniques have helped scientists unlock the secrets of long extinct creatures.
Category: Space & Astronomy | Posted on 9-24-2013 | 17 comments
New research suggests that the moon could be up to 100 million years younger than previous estimates.
Category: Ancient Mysteries | Posted on 8-29-2013 | 47 comments
Geologist Nitish Priyadarshi has identified some unusual rock carvings near a small Indian village.