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Two-billion-year-old salt rock reveals rise of oxygen in ancient atmosphere

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A 2-billion-year-old chunk of sea salt provides new evidence for the transformation of Earth’s atmosphere into an oxygenated environment capable of supporting life as we know …

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Putin Plans to Put Russians on Mars in 2019

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It’s the 21st century, yet these days it’s feeling an awful lot like the frosty bite of the Cold War is, somehow, back from the dead. …

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34,000-year-old grave of two boys reveal ancient hunter-gatherers gave them burial fit for royalty

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About 34,000 years ago, a group of hunters and gatherers buried their dead — including two boys with physical conditions — using the utmost care. However, …

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New dinosaur species found in Siberia is named Sibirotropan

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Geobios has published an article by researchers from TSU, St. Petersburg State University, and the Zoological Institute of the Russian Academy of Sciences describing a new …

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Earliest tomb of Scythian prince discovered in Tuva Republic, Russia

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Deep in a swamp in the Russian republic of Tuva, SNSF-funded archaeologist Gino Caspari has discovered an undisturbed Scythian burial mound. All the evidence suggests that …