New research of two tiny fossils found in the 1990s has helped scientists reveal the backstory of the most mysterious amphibian alive and expand amphibious timeline by at least 15 million years.
A project was launched Wednesday in China that will see researchers compile historical data obtained during expeditions to the South China Sea since the late 1950s.
Scientists have found diverse minerals on Mars, suggesting that conditions changed on the planet over time.
Huge pulses of volcanic activity are likely to have played a key role in triggering the end-Triassic mass extinction some 200 million years ago, which set the scene for the rise and age of the dinosaurs, a new study suggested Monday.
An international team of mathematicians led by University of Pittsburgh mathematician Thomas Hales has delivered a formal proof of the Kepler conjecture, a famous problem in discrete geometry that had gone unsolved for more than 300 years.
Researchers at the University of Washington (UW) have measured a thin film made of a single type of conjugated polymer, a conducting plastic, as it interact with ions and electrons, which are relied on by biology and electronics respectively.
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