Monthly Archives: November 2017

mineralists:Elongated Tanzanite crystal on matrixMerelani Hills,…

mineralists: Elongated Tanzanite crystal on matrixMerelani Hills, Tanzania Geology Nerd

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Time between world-altering volcanic tremendous-eruptions lower than beforehand thought

After analyzing a database of geological data dated inside the final one hundred,000 years, a staff of scientists has found the typical time between so-referred to as volcanic tremendous-eruptions is definitely a lot lower than beforehand thought. Paleontology News — … Continue reading

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New interpretation of the Purple Queen’s Speculation: It is about enlargement

Evolutionary scientists have developed a brand new interpretation of one of many basic theories of evolutionary principle, the Purple Queen’s Speculation, proposed by Leigh Van Valen in 1973. Paleontology News — ScienceDaily

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mineralists:Tanzanite crystals on a bladed Calcite…

mineralists: Tanzanite crystals on a bladed Calcite matrixMerelani Hills, Tanzania Geology Nerd

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Abominable Snowman? Nope — research ties DNA samples from purported Yetis to Asian bears

The Yeti or Abominable Snowman — a mysterious, ape-like creature stated to inhabit the excessive mountains of Asia — looms giant within the mythology of Nepal and Tibet. Now, a brand new DNA research of purported Yeti samples from museums … Continue reading

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Feathered dinosaurs have been even fluffier than we thought

Scientists have revealed new particulars about dinosaur feathers and enabled scientists to additional refine what’s probably probably the most correct depiction of any dinosaur species thus far. Paleontology News — ScienceDaily

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A horse is a horse, in fact, in fact — besides when it is not

Scientists have found a beforehand unrecognized genus of extinct horses that roamed North America over the past ice age. The brand new findings are based mostly on an evaluation of historic DNA from fossils of the enigmatic ‘New World stilt-legged … Continue reading

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mineralists:Spinel crystal on matrixMogok Township, Burma

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