Breaking-news News | Articles | Page 3 of 479 - Earth.com
04-08-2024
Tiktaalik fossil discovery reveals how fish first walked onto land
The evolution of walking, a crucial phase in the journey from water to land by our ancient ancestors, marks one of life's most significant evolutionary transitions. Recent research on Tiktaalik fossils has recently enhanced our understanding of a pivotal shift in evolution. This fossil, dating back 375 million years, serves as a pivotal link in our understanding of evolution. It represents a key transitional form between fish and the vertebrates that would eventually inhabit the land. Spearheaded by a team including Penn State biologist Tom Stewart, this...
Read more...
04-14-2024
Newly discovered Leptanilla ant named after Harry Potter villain
A new ant species, Leptanilla Voldemort, has been discovered in...
Read more...
04-14-2024
Asteroid debris from NASA's successful DART mission may strike Mars
In a daring deep space experiment, NASA's Double Asteroid Redirection...
Read more...
04-14-2024
Baby stars release "sneezes" of gas and dust as they develop
Researchers at Kyushu University have elucidated the formative processes of...
Read more...
04-14-2024
New survey maps help protect U.S. ungulate migration
The intricate migration of ungulates, the hooved mammals wandering the...
Read more...
04-14-2024
Hidden pool of global soil carbon alters climate change models
A recent study has revealed a significant yet often overlooked...
Read more...
04-14-2024
Cannabis plants contain a chemical that can actually relieve cannabis-induced anxiety
As cannabis legalization becomes more prevalent, research into its various...
Read more...
04-14-2024
Magnetic levitation breakthrough unlocks gravity-free technology
Magnetic levitation technology takes an innovative leap forward with researchers...
Read more...
04-14-2024
AI outperforms humans in providing emotional support
Feeling truly heard and understood is a rare thing these...
Read more...
04-14-2024
New brain-computer interface lets users game with their minds
Researchers at the University of Texas at Austin have made...
Read more...
04-14-2024
How changing rainfall patterns impact plants worldwide
Climate change is transforming the very fabric of our ecosystems,...
Read more...
04-14-2024
Uranus is more gassy, less icy than scientists had imagined
For years, scientists believed Uranus was primarily a frozen world,...
Read more...
04-14-2024
Exercise reduces aging-related fat buildup in tissues
Forget the idea that getting older means inevitable decline. New...
Read more...
News coming your way
The biggest news about our planet delivered to you each day