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Fossils of bird-like dinosaurs discovered in Australia

May 18th, 2012 - 2:30 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, May 18 (IANS) Seven different killer dinosaurs once inhabited what is now southeastern Australia, ranging in size from cat-sized killers to a nine-metre-long T. Rex-like predator. The discovery represents ... Read more...

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Logging can make forests more flammable

February 14th, 2010 - 4:16 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Feb 14 (ANI): In a new research, scientists have determined that logging makes forests more flammable, by shifting the composition of moist forests to resemble drier, more fire prone ones. According ... Read more...

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Ancient whale was dwarf mud-sucker

December 25th, 2009 - 4:55 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, December 25 (ANI): A new study has determined that an ancient dwarf whale unearthed in southeastern Australia captured its prey by slurping up mouthfuls of mud.According to a report in ... Read more...

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NASA may release missing videotapes of Apollo 11 Moon landing

July 15th, 2009 - 12:32 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 15 (ANI): A carefully worded media advisory note by NASA is being considered as a hint that the agency has found missing videotapes of the Apollo 11 Moon landing.According to ... Read more...

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Australia may face more fire risk next summer: Scientist

February 16th, 2009 - 12:30 pm ICT by IANS
Canberra, Feb 16 (Xinhua) Australia may face even higher risk of fire next summer due to extreme temperatures, a professor told ABC Radio's A.M. programme Monday.Roger Stone, an expert in climate modelling ... Read more...

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Oz Mayor who invited ”uglies” to correct gender imbalance gets ”bloody attractive” girls!

October 10th, 2008 - 5:42 pm ICT by ANI
London, October 10 (ANI): An Aussie Mayor, who tried to solve a gender imbalance in his small town by inviting "ugly" girls to arrive there and snag a man, has revealed ... Read more...

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100-mln-yr-old fossil suggests link between South American and Aussie dinos

June 11th, 2008 - 12:30 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 11 (ANI): A rare hundred-million-year old dino fossil found in Australia has led scientists to suggest a link between South American and Aussie dinosaurs.According to a report in National ... Read more...

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Crayfish existed in Australia as far back as the Mesozoic Era

February 7th, 2008 - 12:40 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Feb 7 (ANI): The discovery of crayfish body fossils and burrows in Victoria, Australia, has provided the first physical evidence that crayfish existed on the continent as far back as the ... Read more...

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