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Dinosaur fossil discovered in China


April 15th, 2012 - 5:55 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, April 15 (IANS) Fossilized bones of a dinosaur have been discovered in China's Inner Mongolia region.The Bayan Nur city officials have invited experts to study the remains found by ... Read more...

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Humans hunted for meat with stone tools a million years earlier than believed


August 12th, 2010 - 1:28 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 12 (ANI): The Swiss Army Knife and the Big Mac is not as recent as it was thought, for scientists have found evidence that human ancestors were using stone tools ... Read more...

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Seafood diet ‘led to evolution of big brains’


June 1st, 2010 - 12:26 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 1 (ANI): Our love of seafood goes way back. Archaeologists have found crocodiles, turtles and fish were eaten by early humans almost 2 million years ago.According to the study's researchers, ... Read more...

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New horned dinosaur discovered


May 29th, 2010 - 2:02 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 29 (ANI): The discovery of a new horned dinosaur, Medusaceratops lokii, has been announced by a scientist at The Cleveland Museum of Natural History.The newly identified plant-eating dinosaur, approximately 20 ... Read more...

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Ancient DNA reveals woolly mammoths survived the Ice Age


December 15th, 2009 - 5:32 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, December 15 (ANI): An international team has used DNA samples from frozen dirt, not fossilized bones, to show that megafauna like the woolly mammoths survived the Ice Age and were possible ... Read more...

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2 mln yr old skulls rewrite history of humankind


September 9th, 2009 - 1:55 pm ICT by ANI
London, September 9 (ANI): Scientists have found a handful of ancient human skulls, dating back to about 1.8 million years ago, at an archaeological site two hours from the Georgian capital, Tbilisi, ... Read more...

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Earliest humans walked on anatomically modern feet 1.5 million years ago


February 27th, 2009 - 12:56 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 27 (ANI): Scientists have found ancient footprints in Kenya that show some of the earliest humans walked like us and did so on anatomically modern feet 1.5 million years ... Read more...

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Digital model of 3.2 mln-yr-old Lucy may shed new light on human evolution


February 7th, 2009 - 4:02 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 7 (ANI): Scientists have come up with a new high-resolution CT scan of Lucy, a famous 3.2 million-year-old skeleton, which will provide scientists around the globe with information that ... Read more...

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What legacy would humans leave in the rocks 100 million years hence?


September 27th, 2008 - 1:34 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, September 27 (ANI): A new study has looked at the hypothetical scenario of what legacy humans will leave in the rocks 100 million years hence.Conducted by Jan Zalasiewicz, a lecturer ... Read more...

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Scientists may have found Australias first T-Rex


September 13th, 2008 - 1:43 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, September 13 (ANI): Scientists might have found the skeletal evidence of Australias first Tyrannosaurus Rex, a ferocious dinosaur, in the outback of the state of Queensland.According to a report in ... Read more...

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Its raining dinos in Utah


June 18th, 2008 - 12:22 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 18 (ANI): Paleontologists have unearthed a treasure trove of dinosaur remains in Utah, US, which includes at least two meat-eating dinosaurs, a probable Stegosaurus, and four sauropods.According to a ... Read more...

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