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Climate change wiped out Siberia's woolly brown rhinos 14,000 years ago, study of 14 fossils reveals
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Climate change wiped out Siberia's woolly brown rhinos 14,000 years ago, study of 14 fossils reveals

Though humans hunted the rhinos, their population remained steady for 12,000 years before an abrupt period of warming.

The last ice age tells us why we need to care about the 2℃ change in temperature
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The last ice age tells us why we need to care about the 2℃ change in temperature

We should do our best to ensure governments meet their commitments to the Paris Accord and reduce emissions to zero by 2050.

Ancient Siberian hunters created hot pots to cook food, survive harsh winters of the Ice Age
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Ancient Siberian hunters created hot pots to cook food, survive harsh winters of the Ice Age

Analysis showed pottery has been used to cook fish, most likely salmon, which was an alternative food source for hunters.

Asteroid or comet impact triggered abrupt climate change, extinction of ice-age animals
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Asteroid or comet impact triggered abrupt climate change, extinction of ice-age animals

In the last few years, scientists have found a variety of exotic impact-related materials all over the globe.

Woolly mammoths died off 4,000 years ago from isolation and extreme weather, study suggests
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Woolly mammoths died off 4,000 years ago from isolation and extreme weather, study suggests

Researchers also believe that mammoths may have gone extinct after being cut off on an island during a global warming event.

What a 70-deer-tooth necklace tells us about the lives of our Ice Age ancestors
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What a 70-deer-tooth necklace tells us about the lives of our Ice Age ancestors

Around 19,000 years ago in France, an adult woman was buried with a necklace made of 70 red-deer teeth.

Fresh 'fossil' water that dates back to the ice age has been found under the ocean
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Fresh 'fossil' water that dates back to the ice age has been found under the ocean

Scienistis think that these resources can be found worldwide and can help arid countries that have run out of water.

The Great Barrier Reef has overcome near-extinction situations five times, but faces the most severe stress in more acidic oceans today
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The Great Barrier Reef has overcome near-extinction situations five times, but faces the most severe stress in more acidic oceans today

Great Barrier Reef is reeling from successive bouts of coral bleaching due to warming sea temperatures linked to climate change.

From 'The Godfather' to 'Ice Age': Why some sequels work, and others leave us wanting
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From 'The Godfather' to 'Ice Age': Why some sequels work, and others leave us wanting

Are sequels made because audiences can't seem to get enough of them, or because these franchises are such money-spinners?

As 'Kabali' release date nears, brands try to leverage Rajinikanth's star power
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As 'Kabali' release date nears, brands try to leverage Rajinikanth's star power

As Kabali’s release draws near, several brands are vying with each other to cash in on Rajinikanth’s star power

Ice Age: Collision Course review: A case study in how sequels are mere cash grabs
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Ice Age: Collision Course review: A case study in how sequels are mere cash grabs

The only entertaining aspect of Ice Age: Collision Course is Scrat and his adventures with the elusive acorn

Going back 11,000-year: Human remains from Ice Age found in Alaska
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Going back 11,000-year: Human remains from Ice Age found in Alaska

Archaeologists have discovered the remains of two Ice Age infants buried more than 11,000 years ago at a site in Alaska, which represent the youngest human remains ever found in North America.

Ice Age mammoth tusk discovered by construction workers in Seattle
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Ice Age mammoth tusk discovered by construction workers in Seattle

Construction workers digging in a Seattle neighborhood have found the curved tusk of a mammoth, an ancient elephant relative that inhabited North America at least 10,000 years ago during the Ice Age.

Movie Review: Epic is alluring and amazing
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Movie Review: Epic is alluring and amazing

From the makers of Ice Age and Rio, Epic is truly a grand scale escapade that reveals a mystical world unlike any other.

Meteor crash triggered Ice Ages?
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Meteor crash triggered Ice Ages?

A gigantic meteor that collided with the Earth about 2.5 million years ago, generating a massive tsunami, may have plunged the planet into the Ice Ages, a new study has found.

Did a crashing meteor kick-start Ice Ages?
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Did a crashing meteor kick-start Ice Ages?

A gigantic meteor collided with the earth about 2.5 million years ago, generating the mother of all tsunamis, hundreds of metres high, possibly plunging the planet into the Ice Ages...