Dinosaurs were likely warm-blooded Dinosaurs were likely warm-blooded

A microscopic image of the thigh bone (femur) of a dinosaur shows concentric rings. Like tree rin...

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Reconstruction of Arctic climate conditions in the Cretaceous period Reconstruction of Arctic climate conditions in the Cretaceous period

Scientists at the Goethe University Frankfurt and at the Senckenberg Biodiversity and Climate Re...

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New study: Iceberg influx into Atlantic during ice age raised tropical methane emissions New study: Iceberg influx into Atlantic during ice age raised tropical methane emissions

Antarctica. Credit: Andrew Thurber, Oregon State University A new study shows how huge influxes...

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Ancient Microbe-Sediment Systems of the Barberton Greenstone Belt, South Africa Ancient Microbe-Sediment Systems of the Barberton Greenstone Belt, South Africa

Southern part of the Barberton Greenstone Belt, South Africa, shows mafic/ultramafic volcanics an...

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Aftershock assessment: Building collapse during earthquake aftershocks Aftershock assessment: Building collapse during earthquake aftershocks

Earthquakes kill, but their aftershocks can cause the rapid collapse of buildings left standing i...

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Cooking with Lava "Video" Cooking with Lava "Video"

Set-up as part of the Syracuse University Lava Project, this cook-off was a collaboration with ex...

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Paleontologists pioneer laser-beam scanning of dinosaur fossils Paleontologists pioneer laser-beam scanning of dinosaur fossils

This is a feather under reflected and matrix fluoresced illumination. (A) Reflected light microsc...

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Curator Discovers New Human Ancestor Species Curator Discovers New Human Ancestor Species

Casts of the jaws of Australopithecus deyiremeda, a new human ancestor species from Ethiopia, hel...

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Reading the Earth's LIPS: Large igneous provinces associated with mid-ocean ridges Reading the Earth's LIPS: Large igneous provinces associated with mid-ocean ridges

Mid-ocean Ridges Credit: Columbia University Lip reading normally involves deciphering speech p...

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