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Reading Mars’ Deep Climate History in the Layers of its Ice Cap

Radar reveals that Mars is hiding past ice caps under the ones visible today. (Credit: SA/DLR/FU Berlin; NASA MGS MOLA […]

History of the Horse: Ancient DNA Reveals Lost Lineages

The history of the horse is not quite what we thought: Among the findings of an unprecedented analysis of ancient […]

With Ancient Human DNA, Africa’s Deep History Is Coming to Light

Ancient DNA can reveal much about the genetic history of Africa because it predate major events like slavery and colonialism, […]

With Ancient Human DNA, Africa’s Deep History Is Coming to Light

Ancient DNA can reveal much about the genetic history of Africa because it predate major events like slavery and colonialism, […]

The Long History of America’s Anti-Vaccination Movement

In December 2014, a handful of Disneyland tourists left the California theme park with more than just memories of […]

A History of Hits and Misses in Predicting New Planets

Planet Nine could be lurking in the outer solar system, or it could join the ranks of other discredited planets. […]

Scientists Discovered The Oldest Human Plague. It Took Down Neolithic Farmers And Changed Europe’s History

Scientists found evidence of an ancient plague in the bones of a woman buried among 77 other people from her village […]

Scientists Discovered The Oldest Human Plague. It Took Down Neolithic Farmers And Changed Europe’s History

Scientists found evidence of an ancient plague in the bones of a woman buried among 77 other people from her village […]

Dimetrodon is Not A Dinosaur

Dimetrodon is Not A Dinosaur

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Submit your own photos of misinformed Dimetrodon toys and games to http://isnotadinosaur.tumblr.com ! Learn more about the Field Museum’s fossil […]

A History of Hits and Misses in Predicting New Planets

Planet Nine could be lurking in the outer solar system, or it could join the ranks of other discredited planets. […]

A Grocery List in 1968 Changed Computer History Forever

A scene from Doug Engelbart’s groundbreaking 1968 computer demo. (Credit: Doug Engelbart Institute) A version of this article originally appeared […]

T. rex, dinosaur brains and eggs hatching...

T. rex, dinosaur brains and eggs hatching…

Take a sneak peek at what our latest time-travellers experienced at TimeBase 67. From seeing a T. rex , dinosaur […]

How Galveston Survived The Deadliest Hurricane in American History

(Credit: Extreme Weather/Kellie Jaeger) The citizens of Galveston, Texas, had achieved unprecedented economic prosperity. The city, built on a shallow, […]

How Galveston Survived The Deadliest Hurricane in American History

(Credit: Extreme Weather/Kellie Jaeger) The citizens of Galveston, Texas, had achieved unprecedented economic prosperity. The city, built on a shallow, […]

Where the Dinosaurs Are, Part 1

Where the Dinosaurs Are, Part 1

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Rock formations in the western United States are a good place to find dinosaur fossils. Many fossils have been found […]

The Evolutionary History Of A Malaria Parasite

Did malaria hitch a ride with ancient humans out of Africa? People typically develop the disease after sporozoites, the infectious form of a Plasmodium parasite, […]

Land of Dinosaurs - 55'

Land of Dinosaurs – 55′

The enormous fossilized bones of an armored dinosaur are found in the searing hot desert. Broken teeth and leg of […]