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Category: Palaeontology | Posted on 8-14-2020 | 17 comments
The woolly rhino may not have been wiped out by human hunting practices as was previously believed.
Category: Science & Technology | Posted on 7-3-2020 | 11 comments
Scientists are trying to determine how it was possible to grow seeds that were tens of thousands of years old.
Category: Science & Technology | Posted on 5-6-2020 | 40 comments
Given the sheer number of possible ways we could be wiped out, just how resilient are we as a species ?.
Category: Science & Technology | Posted on 4-30-2020 | 6 comments
Deluges of hailstones up to 9. 3 inches in size have necessitated a whole new category designation.
Category: Science & Technology | Posted on 2-13-2020 | 24 comments
A Dutch oceanographer has suggested building two gigantic dams as a solution to rising sea levels.
Category: Palaeontology | Posted on 2-9-2020 | 2 comments
By 'resurrecting' the DNA of extinct mammoths, scientists have learned what may have contributed to their demise.
Category: Natural World | Posted on 2-6-2020 | 12 comments
A gargantuan funnel-web spider that is double the normal size for its species has been discovered in Australia.
Category: Palaeontology | Posted on 2-1-2020 | 2 comments
The well-preserved fossil remains of a 330 million-year-old shark have been discovered in a cave in Kentucky.
Category: Science & Technology | Posted on 12-14-2019 | 52 comments
A new method for determining lifespans from DNA has offered up a perplexing figure for our 'natural' lifespan.
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.