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New study on cognitive archaeology and tactile responses to the lithic industry

New study on cognitive archaeology and tactile responses to the lithic industry

The Paleoneurobiology group of the Centro Nacional de Investigación sobre la Evolución Humana (CENIEH), led by Emiliano Bruner, has just pu...
Satellite data exposes looting

Satellite data exposes looting

More than 2,500 years ago, horse riding nomads expanded their cultural realm throughout the Eurasian steppe from Southern Siberia to Easter...
How much are we learning? Natural selection is science's best critic

How much are we learning? Natural selection is science's best critic

In 2003, the Human Genome Project revealed to the world the three billion chemical units within human DNA. Since that time, scientists have...
New discovery pushes origin of feathers back by 70 million years

New discovery pushes origin of feathers back by 70 million years

An international team of palaeontologists, which includes the University of Bristol, has discovered that the flying reptiles, pterosaurs, a...
'Treasure trove' of dinosaur footprints found in southern England

'Treasure trove' of dinosaur footprints found in southern England

More than 85 well-preserved dinosaur footprints - made by at least seven different species - have been uncovered in East Sussex, representi...
Scientists revealed how water fleas settled during the Ice Age

Scientists revealed how water fleas settled during the Ice Age

New study shows that the roots used by three close species of microscopic Daphnia crustaceans to settle across the territory of Northern Eu...
Plant biologists identify mechanism behind transition from insect to wind pollination

Plant biologists identify mechanism behind transition from insect to wind pollination

New research by scientists at the University of Toronto (U of T) offers novel insights into why and how wind-pollinated plants have evolved...
Species at the extremes of the food chain evolve faster, study says

Species at the extremes of the food chain evolve faster, study says

Reef fish species at the extremes of the food chain--those that are strict herbivores or strict fish predators--evolve faster than fish spe...
Egyptian archaeologists unearth tomb of ancient high priest

Egyptian archaeologists unearth tomb of ancient high priest

Egyptian archaeologists have discovered the tomb of a priest dating back more than 4,400 years in the pyramid complex of Saqqara south of t...
The life and death of a planetary system

The life and death of a planetary system

How did we get here? How do stars and planets come into being? What happens during a star's life, and what fate will its planets meet w...

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