Crickets, katydids, and grasshoppers have been singing the same tune for more than 300 million years, a new study shows.
Oct. 13, 2020 • ~10 min
Tags: evolution insects fossils communication sound science-and-technology
New findings suggest that "entering into a hibernation-like state is not a relatively new type of adaptation. It is an ancient one."
Sept. 9, 2020 • ~8 min
Tags: extinction fossils antarctica science-and-technology hibernation
New research looking at fossil pollen samples serves "as a dire warning about the vulnerability of natural systems to extinction."
Aug. 27, 2020 • ~8 min
Tags: climate-change extinction fossils plants forests earth-and-environment
Researchers may have finally solved the mystery of where Tanystropheus, a bizarre reptile with a giraffe-like neck that lived 242 million years ago, lived.
Aug. 12, 2020 • ~6 min
Tags: evolution fossils reptiles science-and-technology skulls
"It's pretty much the best, worst-known dinosaur. Until this study, nobody knew what Dilophosaurus looked like or how it evolved."
July 8, 2020 • ~8 min
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