Today's birds descend from a small number of bird species living before the dinosaur extinction. Some of the birds that went extinct, the enantiornithines, were actually more common than and out-competed modern bird ancestors. Analysis of a newly described fossil, the most complete known from the Americas, demonstrates, too, that the enantiornithines were as agile […]
An international team has discovered a 31-km wide meteorite impact crater buried beneath the ice-sheet in the northern Greenland. This is the first time that a crater of any size has been found under one of Earth's continental ice sheets.
Slow-motion collisions of tectonic plates under the ocean drag about three times more water down into the deep Earth than previously estimated, according to a first-of-its-kind seismic study that spans the Mariana Trench.
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I am very happy today... @JoschuaKnuppe's #PaleostreamBook has Just Arrived!!! This is a lovely book and I would definitely recommend all 'Streamlings' to get a copy. It is a simple, yet wonderful book which, for me, is very nostalgic and hold many great memories! Thanks!