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04-18-2024
Largest known marine reptile discovered is a giant ichthyosaur
The discovery of a second massive jawbone, over two meters in length, on a beach in Somerset, UK, has recently piqued the interest of paleontologists. This fossil, along with the first one found, has been identified as belonging to a previously unknown species of giant ichthyosaur named Ichthyotitan severnensis - a marine reptile from prehistoric times. Researchers estimate that this creature would have spanned more than 25 meters in length, akin to the size of a blue whale. Discovery of the marine reptile Ichthyotitan severnensis This significant find...
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04-18-2024
Mountain chickadees have an extraordinary memory
Ever misplaced your keys or forgotten where you parked? Imagine...
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04-18-2024
Honey bees face a multitude of complex stressors in the field
Honey bees - those buzzing dynamos that pollinate our food...
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04-17-2024
Even the simplest organisms, like worms, have unique personalities
Individual behaviors and rhythms in even the simplest marine creatures,...
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04-17-2024
Butterflies show that new species can evolve from hybridization
A study led by Harvard University has provided a fresh...
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04-17-2024
Bats assist farmers by consuming harmful pests
Bats may be mysterious creatures of the night, but they're...
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04-17-2024
Younger storks choose migration routes that are social hotspots
The elegant white stork, known for its long legs and...
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04-17-2024
International Bat Appreciation Day: The crucial role of bats in nature
International Bat Appreciation Day, observed annually on April 17th, shines...
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04-17-2024
When it comes to cheating, older birds have a mating advantage
Forget puppy love — in the world of blue tits,...
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04-17-2024
The world's largest coral bleaching event is now underway
Coral reefs around the globe are currently suffering through a...
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04-16-2024
Blue antelope extinction was caused by European colonization
Imagine a large antelope, not the usual dusty brown, but...
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04-16-2024
Some giant pandas are born with brown fur instead of black
Giant pandas, with their instantly recognizable black and white fur,...
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04-16-2024
Gentrification affects urban wildlife and community access
We all know that when cities undergo gentrification – the...
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