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Himachal’s geo park to showcase fossils


September 11th, 2011 - 2:08 pm ICT by IANS
Kasauli (Himachal Pradesh), Sep 11 (IANS) Animal and plant fossils and rocks will be showcased at an upcoming geo heritage park in this tourist resort, an official said Sunday.This picturesque ... Read more...

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600 mn-year-old plant fossils found in China


February 14th, 2011 - 4:42 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Feb 14 (IANS) Paleontologists in China have unearthed thousands of pieces of plant fossils dating back to about 600 million years, officials said.A spokesman with the government of Xiuning county in ... Read more...

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472 million-year-old plant fossils found in Argentina


October 13th, 2010 - 6:37 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 13 (IANS) Fossils of the what could be the oldest plants ever have been unearthed in Argentina. The amazing find indicates that plants had already existed on earth 472 million ... Read more...

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Evidence Of life On Mars Creates Sensation Among Scientists


May 1st, 2010 - 6:57 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri May 1, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The latest buzz about the evidence of life on Mars has been boosted by the reports published by a section of the scientists of NASA. A ... Read more...

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Jharkhand villagers want campaign to conserve 145 million-year-old foodgrain fossils


March 7th, 2010 - 9:47 pm ICT by ANI
By Girija Shankar OjhaKathghar (Jharkhand), March 7 (ANI): Rare foodgrain fossils, dating back to 145 million years and recently found in Jharkhand's Katghar village, have become the talk of the town here, ... Read more...

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Land plant fossils shows Paleoasian Ocean disappeared about 251 million years ago


December 9th, 2009 - 2:34 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, December 9 (ANI): In a new study, scientists have analyzed land plant fossils to show that the Paleoasian Ocean disappeared about 251 million years ago.The collision between the Siberian Plate and ... Read more...

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Geologists find traces of oil and natural gas in Rajasthan


October 18th, 2009 - 10:44 pm ICT by ANI
By YogeshSursagar (Rajasthan), Oct.18 (ANI): Geologists have found traces of oil and natural gas in Jodhpur-Marwar region of Rajasthan.Researchers have claimed that the sandstone found at the mines in the region ... Read more...

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World’s biggest snake lived in first “modern” rain forest 60 mln yrs ago


October 14th, 2009 - 5:02 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, October 14 (ANI): A new study has suggested that the world's biggest snake lived in the earliest known "modern" rain forest some 60 million years ago.According to a report in ... Read more...

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Want to meet T-Rex? Go to Jharkhand


September 27th, 2008 - 3:17 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, Sep 27 (IANS) Want to know more about the ferocious T-Rex and his friends? Well, there's good news for you, as the forest department of Jharkhand plans to establish a dinosaur ... Read more...

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Rare plant fossils being decimated in crusher machines in Jharkhand


July 26th, 2008 - 12:34 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 26 (ANI): Rare plant fossils in a district of Jharkhand state in India, dating back between 68 million years and 145 million years, are being decimated in hundreds of ... Read more...

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Jurassic era fossils turning to dust in Jharkhand


July 26th, 2008 - 10:13 am ICT by IANS
By Nityanand Shukla Rajmahal Hills (Jharkhand), July 26 (IANS) Nature's treasure trove of fossils, some dating back to the Jurassic era and preserved for millions of years in Jharkhand's Sahebganj district, is being ... Read more...

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Missing plant fossils could hold key to Earths reaction to global warming in future


July 19th, 2008 - 4:00 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 19 (ANI): New data has suggested that ocean temperatures could have soared as high as 41 degC during the Eocene period 55 to 34 million years ago, evidence of ... Read more...

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Scientists discover treasure trove of human, plant and animal fossils in Bahamas blue hole


December 18th, 2007 - 2:35 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Dec 18 (ANI): Scientists have discovered human bones in a deep underwater cave in the Bahamas Islands, which might be of the first known human being in the region, among a ... Read more...

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