Fossilized Dinosaur Egg Found in Japan Recognized as World's Smallest
Fossilized Dinosaur Egg Found in Japan Recognized as World's Smallest

(Photo courtesy of the University of Tsukuba and the Museum of Nature and Human Activities, Hyogo)(Kyodo) A team of researchers said...

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World’s ‘Smallest Dinosaur’ is Actually a Lizard Scientists Admit in Retraction
World’s ‘Smallest Dinosaur’ is Actually a Lizard Scientists Admit in Retraction

This fossil trapped in amber was thought to be a dinosaur but is likely a lizard.Credit: Lida Xing Just a couple of months following...

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Star Hollandite Quartz
Star Hollandite Quartz

Rare Urchin Quartz (Quartz crystal with Mannardite phontom inside) from Brazil Photo: Mike Bowers Star Hollandite Quartz is a type of...

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'Fool's Gold' May Be Valuable After All
'Fool's Gold' May Be Valuable After All

 Photo: Michigan Rocks & Minerals For the First Time, Researchers Electrically Transform Material From Non-magnetic to Magnetic...

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New Study Unravels Secret to Subduction
New Study Unravels Secret to Subduction

Credit: Australian National University Subduction zones are pivotal for the recycling of Earth’s outer layer into its interior. Howev...

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How Stony-iron Meteorites Form
How Stony-iron Meteorites Form

A slice of the Esquel meteorite showing the mixture of meteoric iron and silicates that is typical of this division. Photo: Doug Bowman ...

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Fossil of Giant 70m Year-old Fish Found in Argentina
Fossil of Giant 70m Year-old Fish Found in Argentina

The fossilized remains of this Xiphactinus - similar to the one found in Argentina - was discovered in the US state of Kansas A...

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These Ancient Crocodiles Walked on 2 Legs Like Dinosaurs
These Ancient Crocodiles Walked on 2 Legs Like Dinosaurs

A reconstruction of the ancient landscape of South Korea with crocodile track-makers. Image via Anthony Romilio. Researchers suggest...

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San Andreas Fault Earthquake More Likely After Ridgecrest Quakes, Scientists Warn
San Andreas Fault Earthquake More Likely After Ridgecrest Quakes, Scientists Warn

The greater Los Angeles area lies near the San Andreas Fault, which researchers said Monday is at greater risk for an earthquake followin...

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