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Forgotten Women of Science are Remembered in a New Exhibition at Burlington House January 18, 2017

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New exhibition, Raising Horizons, features important women in science. Their portraits have been recreated by fourteen women who are leaders in their scientific fields.

Forgotten Women of Science are Remembered in a New Exhibition at Burlington House

Palaeoart: Drawing From the Past January 14, 2017

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The art that brings dinosaurs to life.

Palaeoart: Drawing From the Past

Palaeo Profile: The Spike-Toothed Salmon January 14, 2017

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Sabertooth salmon is a cooler name, but can understand why they changed the name.

Palaeo Profile: The Spike-Toothed Salmon

An Ancient Cone-Shaped Creature Finally Gets a Branch on the Tree of Life January 12, 2017

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After 175 years, scientists have figured out where to classify the extinct hyolith.

An Ancient Cone-Shaped Creature Finally Gets a Branch on the Tree of Life

‘Beautiful’ Dinosaur Tail Found Preserved in Amber January 10, 2017

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The tail of a feathered dinosaur has been found perfectly preserved in amber from Myanmar.

‘Beautiful’ Dinosaur Tail Found Preserved in Amber

Researchers Say They’ve Found a Bit of Fossilized Dinosaur Brain January 10, 2017

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A rusty-brown rock found on a beach by a fossil hunter might contain a bit of preserved dinosaur brain.

Researchers Say They’ve Found a Bit of Fossilized Dinosaur Brain

How the Concept of Deep Time is Changing January 10, 2017

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Courtesy of Aeon Magazine… The idea that humans are ephemeral compared to the workings of nature isn’t as persuasive as it once was.

How the Concept of Deep Time is Changing

Palaeo Profile: The Mud Dragon January 5, 2017

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This new dinosaur adds to the big picture of how the terrible lizards were faring at the end of the Cretaceous.

Palaeo Profile: The Mud Dragon

The Biggest Saber Cat January 5, 2017

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A fossil skull from China represents one of the largerst saber-toothed carnivores of all time. Bigger than Smilodon. Eek!

The Biggest Saber Cat

Gigantic Spike-Toothed Salmon Swam in California Rivers 5 Million Years Ago January 5, 2017

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That is one big fish! Can we call him “Bitey”? 🙂

Gigantic Spike-Toothed Salmon Swam in California Rivers 5 Million Years Ago