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11,000-year-old human sub-species found in China


March 15th, 2012 - 7:48 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 15 (IANS) Scientists have found a previously unknown human subspecies, distinct from the present day Homosapiens, that may have lived in China 11,500 years ago.Fossil remains of a ... Read more...

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Unknown species unravelled in Antarctica’s hot springs


January 4th, 2012 - 3:03 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 4 (IANS) Unknown species have been discovered on the seafloor near Antarctica, clustered in the hot, dark environment surrounding hydrothermal vents. The discoveries, made by teams from the ... Read more...

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Kiwi good samaritan resurrects Nepal monastery’s yeti legend (With Image)


April 4th, 2011 - 1:02 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, April 4 (IANS) Six years ago, when he was climbing a Himalayan peak in northern Nepal, commercial pilot and adventurer Mike Allsop met a venerable Buddhist monk whose ... Read more...

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Tiny beaked toad, two other species discovered


November 28th, 2010 - 4:57 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 28 (IANS) Deep within the Colombian jungle, scientists have stumbled upon a bizarre-looking beaked toad, along with two hitherto unknown species. Tinier than a human thumbnail, the beaked toad, with ... Read more...

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New Species Of Titi Monkey Found In Columbian Jungles


August 16th, 2010 - 8:14 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
August 16, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): A hitherto unknown species of Titi monkey has been discovered in Columbia. Scientifically named as ‘Callicebus Caquetensis’, this creature is small, about the ... Read more...

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Archaeologists Find Remains of Giant, Dog-sized Rats


July 28th, 2010 - 10:54 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
July 28 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The remains of ancient, dog sized rats, which were three times the size of the largest species alive today, were found by archaeologists in a remote ... Read more...

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Prehistoric whale skeletons found in Egypt


July 10th, 2010 - 6:38 pm ICT by IANS
Cairo, July 10 (IANS) Many skeletons of prehistoric whales have been discovered in a valley in Egypt, and officials Saturday said it might be an entirely unknown species. A complete skull, two jaws, ... Read more...

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Thousands of undiscovered plant species face extinction


July 8th, 2010 - 3:33 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 8 (IANS) Faced with threats like habitat loss and climate change, many thousands of rare flowering plant species worldwide may become extinct even before discovery. "Scientists have estimated that there ... Read more...

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Extinction threatens thousands of undiscovered plant species


July 8th, 2010 - 2:00 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 08 (ANI): Thousands of plant species, threatened with habitat loss and climate change, may become extinct before scientists can discover them, according to a three American and British researchers."Scientists have ... Read more...

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Discovery of millions of new microbes opens ‘huge frontier’ in science


April 19th, 2010 - 6:50 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 19 (ANI): Scientists have discovered millions of tiny microbes, hitherto unknown to science, at the bottom of the sea.These organisms include microbes of bacteria, worms and ocean insects less than ... Read more...

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Secretive New Lizard Species Traced In Philippines


April 7th, 2010 - 7:56 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Philippines, Apr 7, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Deep in the forests of Northern Philippines, a new species of lizard has been discovered. The reptile has been categorized as a variant of the ... Read more...

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New Worm Species Discovered In Great Barrier Reef


March 10th, 2010 - 8:31 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Mar 10, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Beds of seas and oceans have been the home to the thousands of water animals for a considerable period of time. They have attracted scientists and ... Read more...

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The World’s Least-Known Bird


January 19th, 2010 - 7:35 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez 19 Jan, (THAINDIAN NEWS) In 2007, the large-billed reed warbler was referred as the 'world's least known bird.' The bird is soon going to lose the title as some ... Read more...

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New spider species discovered


January 12th, 2010 - 2:38 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 12 (ANI): A previously unknown species of spider has been discovered in the dune of the Sands of Samar in the southern Arava region by scientists from the Department of ... Read more...

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Smallest orchid in the world discovered in Ecuador


November 30th, 2009 - 3:19 pm ICT by ANI
London, November 30 (ANI): The smallest species of orchid in the world has been discovered hidden among the roots of a larger plant in a nature reserve in Ecuador.According to a report ... Read more...

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Europe’s largest bat inhabited northeastern Spain more than 10,000 years ago


October 30th, 2009 - 2:15 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, October 30 (ANI): A team of scientists has confirmed that the largest bat in Europe, Nyctalus lasiopterus, had a greater geographical presence in northeastern Spain more than 10,000 years ago than ... Read more...

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Explorers spot legendary ape man in Sumatra


October 1st, 2009 - 12:42 pm ICT by ANI
London, October 1 (ANI): A team of British explorers has claimed to have spotted a legendary ape man believed to inhabit an island jungle in Sumatra.According to a report in The Sun, ... Read more...

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Mysterious monster lurking beneath British Isle lake captured on video


September 28th, 2009 - 3:03 pm ICT by ANI
London, September 28 (ANI): Scientists have got hold of incredible new footage that could shows a mysterious monster lurking beneath one of the deepest lakes in the British Isles, which is unlike ... Read more...

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Scientists discover bizarre new fish off Brazil’s Bahia coast


September 22nd, 2009 - 12:44 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, September 22 (ANI): Scientists have discovered a previously unknown species off Brazil's Bahia coast, which is more than six feet long, has small teeth, and has no scales covering its ... Read more...

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Scientists discover new species of crustacean that has long antennae for eyes


August 25th, 2009 - 2:36 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, August 25 (ANI): Scientists have discovered a previously unknown species of predatory crustaceans in the Canary Islands, which have a head equipped with long antennae for eyes, powerful prehensile limbs and ... Read more...

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Starchild Skull: marking the existence of Alien


April 2nd, 2009 - 7:16 pm ICT by GD
The enigmatic Starchild Skull has ignited the issue of Alien presence all over again. The skull was found back in 1930s in Mexico, almost 100 miles southwest of Chihuahua near a mine ... Read more...

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Atlantis turns out to be boat-mapping lines


February 21st, 2009 - 4:49 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 21 (ANI): Hopes for the discovery of Atlantis by Google Ocean have been shattered, with the criss-crossing lines near the Canary Islands that were presumed by scientists to be ... Read more...

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Fossil hunters discover two new dino species in Sahara desert


December 17th, 2008 - 2:52 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 17 (ANI): An expedition to the Sahara desert has found the fossilized remains of what are thought to be two new species of dinosaurs.According to a report in The ... Read more...

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Scientists discover previously unknown species of flying reptile in Brazil


December 4th, 2008 - 12:42 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 4 (ANI): Scientists have uncovered the fossil of a previously unknown species of a flying reptile with a wingspan the size of a family car, which would have flown ... Read more...

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55 mln-yr-old magnetofossils of previously unknown species unearthed


October 23rd, 2008 - 11:47 am ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 23 (ANI): A team of scientists has unearthed crystalline magnetic fossils of a previously unknown species of microorganism that lived at the boundary of the Paleocene and Eocene epochs, ... Read more...

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TB-bacteria linked to bone infections


October 18th, 2008 - 3:50 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 18 (ANI): A newly described species of bacteria related to the tuberculosis pathogen has been found to cause bone infectionsa discovery that may pave the way for better diagnosis ... Read more...

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Fossilized insect auctioned on eBay is new species


August 21st, 2008 - 2:28 pm ICT by ANI
London, August 21 (ANI): A scientist who bought a fossilized insect on the web auction site eBay for 20 pounds has discovered that it belongs to a previously unknown species of ... Read more...

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Census of marine life lists 122,500 known species residing in the sea


June 26th, 2008 - 1:56 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 26 (ANI): Soon, the world will get to know the total number of creatures that reside in the sea, thanks to the launch of the World Register of Marine ... Read more...

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Many unknown species may have already been wiped off the face of the Earth


June 13th, 2008 - 5:08 pm ICT by ANI
Canberra, June 13 (ANI): A biologist has suggested that due to lack of proper research, entire populations of unknown species may have already been wiped off the face of the Earth. ... Read more...

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62-million-year old crocodile fossil found in Brazil


March 27th, 2008 - 11:26 pm ICT by admin
RIA Novosti Rio De Janeiro, March 27 (RIA Novosti) Brazilian scientists have found the fossil of a previously unknown species of marine crocodile, which lived 62 million years ago and survived the dinosaurs, ... Read more...

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New species of monkey found in remote Amazon already endangered


February 5th, 2008 - 1:48 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Feb 5 (ANI): A New Zealand primatologist has found a previously unknown species of uakari monkey in the remote Amazon, which is already endangered.According to a report in National Geographic News, ... Read more...

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Scientists discover three new species of salamanders in Costa Rica


January 5th, 2008 - 12:28 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Jan 5 (ANI): Scientists have discovered three previously unknown species of salamanders in La Amistad International Park on the Costa Rica-Panama border, which is Central Americas biggest rain forest reserve.Discovered last ... Read more...

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“Strange” British fossil is part of new dinosaur family, say experts


November 22nd, 2007 - 6:36 pm ICT by admin
London, Nov.22 (ANI): A forgotten museum fossil that had been gathering dust for more than a century is actually from a mysterious British dinosaur that represents an entirely new family, scientists have ... Read more...

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105 feet tall giant plant eating dino discovered in Argentina


November 14th, 2007 - 2:18 am ICT by admin
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