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Carvings on stone pillars at Gȍbekli Tepe show comet hit Earth 13,000 years ago, says new study

Carvings on stone pillars at Gȍbekli Tepe show comet hit Earth 13,000 years ago, says new study

Analysis of symbols carved onto stone pillars at Gȍbekli Tepe in southern Turkey – one of the world’s most important archaeological sites –...
Digital app brings to life one of Scotland's key prehistoric settlement sites

Digital app brings to life one of Scotland's key prehistoric settlement sites

A new online digital resource has been launched to bring to life one of Scotland's most important prehistoric settlement landscapes. ...
Indonesian ‘hobbits’ not related to Homo erectus

Indonesian ‘hobbits’ not related to Homo erectus

The most comprehensive study on the bones of Homo floresiensis, a species of tiny human discovered on the Indonesian island of Flores in 20...
'Atlas for the end of the world' offers a path to protecting biodiversity

'Atlas for the end of the world' offers a path to protecting biodiversity

It’s been 47 years since Philadelphians filled Fairmount Park for the first Earth Day here, led by a group of University of Pennsylvania st...
Mammoths suffered from diseases that are typical for people

Mammoths suffered from diseases that are typical for people

Sergey Leshchinskiy, paleontologist, head of TSU's Laboratory of Mesozoic and Cenozoic Continental Ecosystems, has studied the remains ...
Genetic evidence suggests early mammals were nocturnal

Genetic evidence suggests early mammals were nocturnal

Our earliest mammalian ancestors likely skulked through the dark, using their powerful night-time vision to find food and avoid reptilian p...
Environmental 'memories' passed on for 14 generations

Environmental 'memories' passed on for 14 generations

Scientists at the Centre for Genomic Regulation (CRG) in Barcelona and the Josep Carreras Leukaemia Research Institute and The Institute fo...
Oceans galore: new study suggests most habitable planets may lack dry land

Oceans galore: new study suggests most habitable planets may lack dry land

When it comes to exploring exoplanets, it may be wise to take a snorkel along. A new study, published in a paper in the journal Monthly Not...

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