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Trace fossils, the most inconspicuous bite-sized window into ancient worlds

“One animal could have made thousands of traces during its lifetime, but only left one skeleton." Enlarge / It may not look like much, but you can actually learn a lot from a fossilized leaf that preserves insect damage. (credit: Donovan et. a.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaJun 11th, 2021

Windows 11 has the killer multitasking feature we’ve always wanted

The window grouping feature in the Windows 11 preview is the killer feature that makes us hype for the next generation of Windows that's to come on June 24......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJun 17th, 2021

Ten years of ancient genome analysis has taught scientists "what it means to be human"

A ball of 4,000-year-old hair frozen in time tangled around a whalebone comb led to the first ever reconstruction of an ancient human genome just over a decade ago......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJun 16th, 2021

Why is everyone so obsessed with going to Mars? Here are some other worlds ripe for exploration

Last month, China successfully landed and deployed the Zhurong rover on Mars, becoming the second country ever to set wheels on the surface of the red planet......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJun 16th, 2021

The most ancient ice in the Alps will be preserved in Antarctica

The Ice Memory international mission on Monte Rosa has been accomplished. After working for five days at 4,500 meters in the accumulation zone of the Grenzgletscher, the glacier saddle of Colle Gnifetti, scientists extracted three shallow ice cores (.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJun 15th, 2021

Studying hippo movement provides insights into anthrax outbreaks in Tanzania

Hippopotamus aren't the first thing that come to mind when considering epidemiology and disease ecology. And yet these amphibious megafauna offered UC Santa Barbara ecologist Keenan Stears a window into the progression of an anthrax outbreak that str.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJun 15th, 2021

Breath of the Wild 2 takes Link back to the skies with a 2022 launch window

A new trailer for The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild 2 revealed new questions, abilities, and a new look for Link......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJun 15th, 2021

The Outer Worlds 2 confirmed with extremely cheeky trailer

Today's trailer for The Outer Worlds 2 did not include any details on the game, but did reveal that it will still be set in the Halcyon system......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJun 13th, 2021

Trace fossils, the most inconspicuous bite-sized window into ancient worlds

“One animal could have made thousands of traces during its lifetime, but only left one skeleton." Enlarge / It may not look like much, but you can actually learn a lot from a fossilized leaf that preserves insect damage. (credit: Donovan et. a.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsJun 11th, 2021

Lunar sample tells ancient story through international collaborative effort

Curtin University researchers have helped uncover the four billion year old story of a lunar sample brought from the moon to Earth, by the manned Apollo 17 mission more than 50 years ago......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJun 10th, 2021

Mosquito populations booming in Texas after recent rains

That familiar buzz and bite are signs that mosquito season in Texas is here, according to a Texas A&M AgriLife entomologist......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJun 10th, 2021

The world is rocked by the arrival of aliens in Invasion teaser trailer

Apple TV+'s contemporary riff on War of the Worlds was filmed on 4 different continents. Sci-fi drama Invasion follows multiple storylines across different continents, providing "a global look at how one alien invasion would affect us all......»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsJun 9th, 2021

Virgin Orbit’s next launch at the end of June will be streamed live on YouTube

Virgin Orbit is getting ready to launch its next mission to space, with a target window at the end of this month. This will be the first time Virgin Orbit is flying after its first successful orbital launch in January, and it’s carrying seven s.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated NewsJun 9th, 2021

How the amphibians got their vertebrae

A group of ancient amphibians called temnospondyls evolved stiffer spinal columns to adapt to aquatic life, contrary to previous hypotheses, according to a study published June 9, 2021 in the open-access journal PLOS ONE by Aja Mia Carter of the Univ.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated NewsJun 9th, 2021

Discovery of the oldest plant fossils on the African continent

The analysis of very old plant fossils discovered in South Africa and dating from the Lower Devonian period documents the transition from barren continents to the green planet we know today. Cyrille Prestianni, a palaeobotanist at the EDDy Lab at the.....»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailRelated NewsJun 9th, 2021

Scientists discover new exoplanet with an atmosphere ripe for study

An international group of collaborators, including scientists from NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory and The University of New Mexico, have discovered a new, temperate sub-Neptune sized exoplanet with a 24-day orbital period orbiting a nearby M dwarf.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJun 9th, 2021

Level up your collection with the best RPGs on the Xbox One

Role-playing games are an exciting genre capable of throwing you into worlds you never could have imagined. Adventures like these can take you anywhere with cinematic storylines and interactive gameplay mechanics. However, for the absolute best exper.....»»

Category: topSource:  technobuffaloRelated NewsJun 9th, 2021

Mlais M4 Note review – amazing value for $159

Chinese (handset makers) are coming and they seem ready to take on the Korean giants. Just last week, I got a chance to play with the Mlais M4 Note, a phablet-sized device that offers an amazing bang for the buck. That’s $159 for those who coun.....»»

Category: mobileSource:  intomobileRelated NewsJun 9th, 2021

Ryzen 7000 and Radeon 7000 rumored to share late 2022 launch window

The rumor comes from Twitter user Broly_X1, who does have a history for accurate leaks; VideoCardz notes that they leaked the whole AMD Computex keynote in advance, tweeting about the Radeon Pro launch before the card was revealed......»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated NewsJun 8th, 2021

Ancient chickens seen as sacred, not food, study shows

Ancient chickens lived significantly longer than their modern equivalents because they were seen as sacred—not food—archaeologists have found......»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailRelated NewsJun 7th, 2021

Ancient electric cars meet modern EVs at Amelia Island show

Where else can you see a 1.5 hp 1895 Electrobat next to a 1,000 hp Hummer EV? This is a 1905 Columbia XXXV Open Drive Brougham, which won best in class for the EVs. This Edwardian monster is a.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsJun 6th, 2021