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Jan 02, 2020
Wildlife discovered in 2019: From leaf like lizards, venomous vipers to human sized leavesDiscoveries of new species is the outcome of perseverance, years of fieldwork & long periods of looking at museum records.
Oct 25, 2019
Treasure trove of fossil reveal post-apocalyptic landscape after an asteroid hit EarthMammals had lived in the large shadow of the dinosaurs, never getting bigger than a small dog until the mass extinction.
Feb 22, 2019
Did dinosaurs die off because of asteroids or volcanoes? It's complicatedAs kids, we were taught that asteroids killed dinosaurs, but there's more to the story, says study.
Jan 17, 2019
Robot recreates the walk of a 290-mn-year-old creature that lived before dinosaursAn old fossil skeleton and preserved ancient footprints were used to create a moving robot model.
Dec 27, 2018
Five reasons why 2018 was a big, big year for fossils, evolution and palaeontologyAmong them are major fossil finds, a reptile ancestor & a controversy that could rewrite man's history.
Oct 30, 2018
Population of vertebrates has declined globally by 60 percent since 1970: WWFAmong the groups of animals studied by WWF, the most affected have been those living in fresh water.
Aug 29, 2018
300 endangered sea turtles found dead off southern Mexican coast; environment protection officials launch investigationMexico, which is home to six of the world’s seven species of sea turtles, has a permanent program to protect the reptiles, including criminal penalties for those who kill them.
Jun 16, 2018
Indonesian woman who went missing found inside seven-metre-long Python in Muna islandHer relatives in Indonesia suspected the python had swallowed her after they spotted the swollen snake in her garden.
Nov 14, 2014
Modi, other world leaders at G20 summit: Brisbane says no to reptiles, whipsIt's a major event for a city that, despite being the nation's third-largest, is still dismissed by some as a big, sleepy town. So how has Brisbane, better known as "Brissy," steeled itself for the G-20 onslaught?
Nov 13, 2014
Australia bans eggs, tinned food and reptiles ahead of G20 summitThe G20 meeting in Toronto four years ago is considered the summit's greatest public relations disaster with over 1,100 protesters arrested in a week amid reports of police brutality.