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Jan 15, 2018
As forests, wildlife and tribals exist in uneasy equilibrium, could lions be prey to sixth mass extinction?We are in the middle of the sixth great mass extinction in Earth’s history. To put this in perspective, Earth lost the dinosaurs in the last great mass extinction event, 65 million years ago — so this is kind of a big deal | #FirstCulture
Dec 05, 2017
Palaeontologists 300 well preserved fossilised eggs of pterosaurs, providing insights into the embryological details of the ancient flying animalsThe fossils, some of them of embryos with the bones preserved in three dimensions, were found in 2015-2016 in the northeastern Chinese region of Hami.
Nov 16, 2017
150 million years ago, a 35 metre long sauropod created the longest dinosaur tracks discoveredThe footprints reveal five elliptical toe marks, while the handprints are characterised by five circular finger marks arranged in an arc.
Nov 04, 2017
Rare metal from asteroid that wiped out the dinosaurs could be used for the effective treatment of cancerScientists have demonstrated that iridium - a rare metal delivered to Earth by the asteroid - can be used to kill cancer without harming healthy cells.
Sep 25, 2017
Study of fossilised dung shows herbivorous dinosaurs occasionally munched on crustaceansSome plant-eating dinosaurs apparently liked a side order of crabs to go with their usual salad.
Sep 14, 2017
Researchers identify massive ancient species of crocodile that fed on dinosaursThe bones were found in the heart of the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex in a site in Texas in the US.
Jul 29, 2017
Computer simulations show that it was impossible for the T-Rex to chase down that jeep in Jurassic ParkThe simulations showed that the load bearing capacity of the skeleton of the T. Rex was not enough to support a running gait.
Jun 20, 2017
Volcanic eruptions may have played key role in triggering dawn of dinosaurs: StudyThe Triassic extinction, one of the largest mass extinctions of animal life on record, was proceeded by the dinosaur era.
May 04, 2017
Last African dinosaur's remains discovered in Morocco mine, says scientistsOne of the last dinosaurs living in Africa before their extinction 66 million years ago has been discovered in a Moroccan mine, scientists said on Thursday.
Mar 22, 2017
The last volcanic eruption on Mars coincided with the extinction of the dinosaurs on EarthVolcanic activity on the Red Planet ceased about 50 million years ago — around the time when our planet's dinosaurs went extinct.