Pink Halite
Pink Halite

Pink Halite from California Photo Copyright ©️ Artstonetics/IG   Halite  is a type of salt, the mineral (natural) form of sodium chloride (N...

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Giant 'Swimming Head' Creature Lived in Our Oceans 500 Million Years Ago
Giant 'Swimming Head' Creature Lived in Our Oceans 500 Million Years Ago

Titanokorys gainesi carapace. Image credit: Jean-Bernard Caron, Royal Ontario Museum.    Paleontologists have described the largest Cambrian...

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'Flying Dragon' First-ever Remains of Prehistoric Winged Dinosaur
'Flying Dragon' First-ever Remains of Prehistoric Winged Dinosaur

Fossils of the dinosaur were unearthed by a group of scientists in the Atacama Desert.   The dinosaur fossil is preserved in a rare three-di...

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The Geology behind Kidney Stone Crystallization
The Geology behind Kidney Stone Crystallization

Section of a kidney stone. Credit: Mayandi Sivaguru and Bruce Fouke    Rather than crystallizing all at once, kidney stones dissolve and re-...

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