How were fossil tracks made by Early Triassic swimming reptiles so well preserved? How were fossil tracks made by Early Triassic swimming reptiles so well preserved?

Tracy J. Thomson stands next to a block with numerous swim tracks in Capitol Reef National Park, ...

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Map outlines western Oregon landslide risks from a subduction zone earthquake Map outlines western Oregon landslide risks from a subduction zone earthquake

New landslide maps have been developed that will help the Oregon Department of Transportation det...

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NASA Image of Colima Eruption NASA Image of Colima Eruption

Colima Volcano, one of Mexico’s most active, is at it again. The Operational Land Imager (OLI) on...

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A volcano in Mexico erupted during a "phase of heightened activity", sending huge plume...

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Crocodiles rocked pre-Amazonian Peru Crocodiles rocked pre-Amazonian Peru

This model is a life reconstruction of the head of Gnatusuchus pebasensis, a 13-million-year-old,...

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International team of scientists launches fossil database International team of scientists launches fossil database

Fossil calibrations for select groups: Here is a look at the way the new fossil calibration datab...

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Climate-change clues from turtles of tropical Wyoming Climate-change clues from turtles of tropical Wyoming

University of Florida paleontologist Jason Bourque reconstructs the 56-million-year-old shell of ...

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Kenyan fossils show evolution of hippos Kenyan fossils show evolution of hippos

Right, a hemi mandible of Epirigenys lokonensis with premolars 3 and 4 and molars 1 and 2. |Compa...

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Manga and his colleagues studied eruptions at the Lone Star geyser in the wilds of Yellowstone Na...

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