New research shows crocodiles have landed upon an equilibrium state of evolution.
Jan. 7, 2021 • ~6 min
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Dec. 3, 2020 • ~3 min •
Fossils reveal that dinosaurs' flying cousins become twice as efficient at flying over 150 million years.
Oct. 28, 2020 • ~6 min
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Paleontologists have discovered fossil remains belonging to an enormous 'toothed' bird that lived for a period of about 60 million years after dinosaurs.
Oct. 27, 2020 • ~7 min
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Today's birds evolved from feathered dinosaurs.
Oct. 22, 2020 • ~5 min
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The near-complete, 67-million-year-old fossil fetches $31.8m ($24.6m) at Christie's in New York.
Oct. 7, 2020 • ~2 min
Our new research has discovered how a series of volcanic eruptions 233 million years ago fundamentally changed life on Earth.
Sept. 16, 2020 • ~7 min
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