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Tooth wear patterns suggest Paranthropus early hominins had softer diets than expected

Analysis of wear patterns on fossil teeth from East African hominins suggests the diets of Paranthropus aethiopicus and Paranthropus boisei were softer than had been thought, according to a study. Paleontology News — ScienceDaily

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Diaphragm much older than expected

Caseids are “mammal-like” reptiles that lived about 300-250 million years ago. They had a barrel-shaped trunk, but scientists have struggled to realize how these reptiles breathed. New calculations have revealed some surprising information that suggests that these animals may have … Continue reading

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Ancient super-eruptions in Yellowstone Hotspot track ‘significantly larger’ than expected

The volcanic ashfall region in the United Stateswhere ash reached a thickness of 1 cm A number of giant super-eruptions between 8 and 12 million years ago that could be larger than the colossal eruptions known to have taken place … Continue reading

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Methane emissions in Arctic cold season higher than expected

Eddy covariance flux tower in winter in Atqasuk, Alaska, USA (Global Change Research Group, San Diego State University). The special, on demand, heating of the sonic anemometer developed by Donatella Zona and Walter Oechel allowed extending the flux measurements during … Continue reading

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Italy expected to raise marines issue with Obama

IMG class=hide alt=”Italy expected to raise marines issue with Obama” src=”http://www.mineralmuseum.eu/wp-content/uploads/2014/03/wpid-89e814f09cba9ef37f10988dca0a8dd8.jpg” (See related) (ANSA) – Rome, March 26 – The Italian government will raise the case of two Italian anti-piracy marines held in India for the deaths of two fishermen … Continue reading

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Pompeii blockbuster film expected to boost tourism

IMG class=hide alt=”Pompeii blockbuster film expected to boost tourism” src=”http://www.mineralmuseum.eu/wp-content/uploads/2014/02/wpid-e572942300b55438003f8723f2284638.jpg” (ANSA) – Naples, February 19 – A new, 3-D film about the eruption of Mount Vesuvius and subsequent destruction of the city of Pompeii in 79 AD is expected to … Continue reading

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Letta quits, Napolitano expected to tap Renzi

IMG title=”” alt=”” src=”http://www.mineralmuseum.eu/wp-content/uploads/2014/02/wpid-b99c688fccca8023f4cb85be150441f2.jpg” IMG class=hide alt=”Letta quits, Napolitano expected to tap Renzi” src=”http://www.mineralmuseum.eu/wp-content/uploads/2014/02/wpid-b99c688fccca8023f4cb85be150441f2.jpg” (ANSA) – Rome, February 14 – Premier Enrico Letta quit Friday after 10 months at the helm of two bickering left-right coalitions. Before tendering his resignation … Continue reading

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Weaker than expected solar storm

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Knox sentence expected January 10

(see previous). (ANSA) – Florence, November 6 – The sentence in an appeals retrial of Amanda Knox and Raffaele Sollecito for the 2007 Perugia murder of British exchange student Meredith Kercher will likely come on January 10, according to a … Continue reading

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The most common imitator of expected land

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