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      December 2, 2020

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      Cereal, Olive and Vine Pollen Reveal Market Integration in Ancient Greece

      By analyzing sediment cores taken from six sites in southern Greece, an international team of researchers identified trends in cereal, olive, and vine pollen indicating structural changes in ...

      Only Dinosaurs Found in Ireland Described for the First Time

      The only dinosaur bones ever found on the island of Ireland have been formally confirmed for the first time by a team of experts. The two fossils are from two different dinosaurs, a four-legged ...

      T. Rex Had Huge Growth Spurts, but Other Dinos Grew Slow and Steady

      By cutting into dinosaur bones and analyzing the growth lines, a team of researchers discovered that T. rex and its closest relatives got big thanks to a huge growth spurt in adolescence, while its ...

      True Origin of Oldest Evidence of Animals

      Scientists have resolved a longstanding controversy surrounding the origins of complex life on Earth. The studies found molecular fossils extracted from 635-million-year-old rocks aren't the earliest ...
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      Newly Discovered Fossil Shows Small-Scale Evolutionary Changes in an Extinct Human Species

      Males of the extinct human species Paranthropus robustus were thought to be substantially larger than females -- much like the size differences seen in modern-day primates such as gorillas, ...

      Half-a-Billion Year Old Microfossils May Yield New Knowledge of Animal Origins

      When and how did the first animals appear? Science has long sought an answer. Researchers have now jointly found, in Greenland, embryo-like microfossils up to 570 million years old, revealing that ...

      Indian Fossils Support New Hypothesis for Origin of Hoofed Mammals

      New research describes a fossil family that illuminates the origin of perissodactyls - the group of mammals that includes horses, rhinos, and tapirs. It provides insights on the controversial ...

      Paleontologists have described for the first time an almost complete skeleton of a juvenile Plateosaurus and discovered that it looked very similar to its parents even at a young age. That could have ...

      Earliest Example of a Rapid-Fire Tongue Found in 'Weird and Wonderful' Extinct Amphibians

      Fossils of bizarre, armored amphibians known as albanerpetontids provide the oldest evidence of a slingshot-style tongue, a new study ...

      New Species of Ancient Cynodont, 220 Million Years Old, Discovered

      Fossilized jaw bone fragments of a rat-like creature found at the Petrified Forest National Park in Arizona last year by a Ph.D. candidate are in fact a newly discovered 220-million-year-old species ...

      Lizard Skull Fossil Is New and 'Perplexing' Extinct Species

      A new species of extinct lizard, Kopidosaurus perplexus, has just been described. The first part of the name references the lizard's distinct teeth; a 'kopis' is a curved blade used in ...

      New Study Finds Earliest Evidence for Mammal Social Behavior

      A new study by paleontologists indicates that the earliest evidence of mammal social behavior goes back to the Age of Dinosaurs. The multituberculate Filikomys primaevus engaged in ...

      To Survive Asteroid Impact, Algae Learned to Hunt

      Tiny, seemingly harmless ocean plants survived the darkness of the asteroid strike that killed the dinosaurs by learning a ghoulish behavior -- eating other living ...

      Study of Ancient Dog DNA Traces Canine Diversity to the Ice Age

      A global study of ancient dog DNA presents evidence that there were different types of dogs more than 11,000 years ago in the period immediately following the Ice ...

      Denisovan DNA in the Genome of Early East Asians

      Researchers analyzed the genome of the oldest human fossil found in Mongolia to date and show that the 34,000-year-old woman inherited around 25 percent of her DNA from western Eurasians, ...

      Giant Lizards Learnt to Fly Over Millions of Years

      Most detailed every study into how animals evolve to better suit their environments shows that pterosaurs become more efficient at flying over millions of years before going extinct with the ...

      Antarctica Yields Oldest Fossils of Giant Birds With 21-Foot Wingspans

      Some of the largest birds in history, called pelagornithids, arose a few million years after the mass extinction that killed off the dinosaurs and patrolled the oceans with giant wingspans for some ...

      Inks Containing Lead Were Likely Used as Drier on Ancient Egyptian Papyri

      Analyzing 12 ancient Egyptian papyri fragments with X-ray microscopy, researchers were surprised to find previously unknown lead compounds in both red and black inks and suggest they were used for ...

      Ancient Maya Built Sophisticated Water Filters

      Ancient Maya in the once-bustling city of Tikal built sophisticated water filters using natural materials they imported from miles away, according to new research. A multidisciplinary team of ...

      Deep Sea Coral Time Machines Reveal Ancient CO2 Burps

      The fossilized remains of ancient deep-sea corals may act as time machines providing new insights into the effect the ocean has on rising CO2 ...

      Climate Change Likely Drove Early Human Species to Extinction, Modeling Study Suggests

      Of the six or more different species of early humans, all belonging to the genus Homo, only we Homo sapiens have managed to survive. Now, a study combining climate modeling and the fossil record in ...

      Beak Bone Reveals Pterosaur Like No Other

      A new species of small pterosaur - similar in size to a turkey - has been discovered, which is unlike any other pterosaur seen before due to its long slender toothless ...

      Ancient Tiny Teeth Reveal First Mammals Lived More Like Reptiles

      Pioneering analysis of 200 million-year-old teeth belonging to the earliest mammals suggests they functioned like their cold-blooded counterparts - reptiles, leading less active but much longer ...

      Central Asian Horse Riders Played Ball Games 3,000 Years Ago

      Researchers have investigated ancient leather balls discovered in the graves of horse riders in northwest China. According to the international research team, they are around 3,000 years old, making ...

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