Curiosities

Wed, 2019-04-17

What is believed to be Japan’s largest fossilized dinosaur skeleton has been restored as a life-size replica, researchers and officials from the town of Mukawa, in Hokkaido, where the original discovery was made.

Wed, 2019-04-17

Permafrost preserved the ‘oldest blood in the world’ boosting hopes of bringing extinct species back to...

Tue, 2019-04-16

It’s astonishing what you can buy on eBay. An ongoing auction on the site offers buyers the chance to own what is claimed to...

Tue, 2019-04-16

Remember how Dr. Henry Wu, the same geneticist responsible for bringing T. rex back to life in Jurassic Park, spliced together...

Fri, 2019-04-12

An early human species with a unique mix of primitive (that is, Australopithecus-like) and derived (that is, Homo sapiens-like) morphological features lived in the Philippines approximately 50,000-70,000 years ago, an international team of paleoanthropologists has...

Thu, 2019-04-11

Reports of a new-found snapshot of extinction highlights a mystery that scientists are still working to solve.

Wed, 2019-04-10

What time scale would the extinction of the dinosaurs happened over? Weeks or months or centuries?

Tue, 2019-04-09

Several footprints and exquisitely-preserved skin impressions made by a small theropod dinosaur approximately 120 million years ago (Aptian age of the Early ...

Wed, 2019-04-10

JURASSIC Park got a little bit closer to reality today with news that scientists are ‘confident' of cloning a ...

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