The oldest fossil
known is of a blue-green algae that lived on some rocks in South Africa 3.
CT scans also allowed the researchers to build an accurate reconstruction of the fossil
Better tests of the competing views of the Flores fossils
will come with further fossil
discoveries on the island and with extraction of DNA from Flo's bones, says anthropologist Tim D.
Science, technology, and society: How scientists and researchers are looking for clean, renewable alternatives to fossil
More than 20 years ago, Waste Management had the foresight to create a program to ensure the preservation of fossils
for the benefit of scientist and that of future generations.
beds--formed when sediments were compacted and cemented together--have revealed other surprises too.
Yet Hilary Benn, Great Britain's International Development Secretary, notes correctly that the bank's target of spending just $440 million on renewable energy by 2010 is "disproportionately skewed toward fossil
The scientists estimate that the adoption of readily available technologies to lessen fossil
fuel emissions--applied over the next two decades in these four cities alone--would avoid approximately 64,000 premature deaths, 65,000 chronic bronchitis cases, and 37 million days of work loss or other restricted activity.
He notes that hind-limb feathers were apparent on only 1 of the 10 Archaeopteryx fossils
that have been discovered.
Finding a fossil
like the skull in the Punchbowl is unusual, Wang said.
The geological time chart reveals the layers and the sequence of fossil
UC4:global, UC4 Software's flagship job scheduling solution designed to optimize the efficiency of dynamic IT infrastructures, will enable Fossil
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The well-preserved remains of Tiktaalik go a long way, but not quite the whole way, toward filling the gap in the fossil
record between the earliest tetrapods and the lobe-finned fish that preceded them, says Clack.
1 -- color) This fossil
record of a deep water fish, which existed millions of years ago, shows part of the Los Angeles basin was under 5,000 feet of water.
Within an hour the team unearthed 40 fossil
skulls they found poking out of the soil.