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A Jurassic Trail like No Other
French geologists and paleontologists have uncovered and analyzed the world’s longest sauropod trackway: a trail of prints left by a gigantic dinosaur measuring at least 35 meters and weighing more...
From Egg-Snatchers to Egg-Hatchers
French and Chinese scientists have hatched an innovative geochemical method that can be used on fossilized eggs to determine the incubation strategies of extinct species like the oviraptosaur—no...
The Complex Origins of Whale Hearing
A fossil study brings us one crucial step closer to retracing the evolution of the auditory capacities of cetaceans, the mammal group namely comprising whales. An issue that intrigues scientists as...
The Nurturing Side of Ancient Arthropods
Paleontologists have just uncovered a parental-care strategy in Waptia, an early arthropod species, from Canada’s Burgess Shale deposit.
The Cold that Comes from Light
The Legacy of World War I
Chantal Abergel, Viruses under her Skin
Arabian Rock Art Thrown into New Relief
The Machine that Selected the Citizens of Athens
Earth's Critical Zone of Life