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  1. Lifestyle - Technology - SHORT SCIENCE

    Short Science, August 3, 2014

    Posted Aug 03rd 2014, 04:22am by AGENCIES

    ... Solar boat seeks ancient Greek site The world's largest solar boat, the catamaran PlanetSolar, will embark on a Greek mission to find one of the oldest sites inhabited by man in Europe. Starting on August 11, a team of Swiss and Greek scientists will seek a "prehistoric countryside" in the southeastern Peloponnese peninsula, according to University of Geneva ...

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    Short Science, July 27, 2014

    Posted Jul 27th 2014, 03:47am by AGENCIES

    ... University of the Sunshine Coast, is researching the ancient shoreline of World Heritage-listed Fraser Island. He said an island group approached him to help find the graves, believed to be of more ...

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    Short Science, March 2, 2014

    Posted Mar 02nd 2014, 03:35am by AGENCIES

    ... to be key for life. Reuters   Ancient Chinese bred twin-tailed goldfish The twin tails of some prized goldfish varieties didn't arise naturally: Ancient Chinese fish aficionados deliberately ...

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    Short Science, October 13, 2013

    Posted Oct 13th 2013, 01:44am by AGENCIES

    ... are based on the largest ancient DNA set ever compiled, gathered from the remains of 364 people at 25 sites in the Mittelelbe-Saale region of Germany, an ancient crossroads. "Neither ...

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    Short Science, September 15, 2013

    Posted Sep 15th 2013, 12:00am by AFP, Reuters

    ... A wide-ranging probe into woolly mammoths has added to evidence that the ancient mammal was wiped out by climate change. British and Swedish researchers sequenced DNA from 88 samples of mammoth bone, ...

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    Short Science, September 8, 2013

    Posted Sep 08th 2013, 12:00am by Reuters

    ... on effectiveness and larger phase-III trials before reaching the market. AFP   Archaeologists use drones at Peru sites Archaeologists in Peru, home to the Inca city of Machu Picchu and thousands of ancient ...

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    Short Science, June 16, 2013

    Posted Jun 16th 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... Clue to abdominal muscles in ancient fish Palaeontologists have made the surprising evolutionary discovery that ancient fish may have had abdominal muscles, previously thought to have only developed in land animals. Researchers mapping the oldest fossilised vertebrate muscles ever seen- in gogo fish thought to be 380 million years old-- worked out the position of the muscles ...

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    Short Science, July 14, 2013

    Posted Jul 14th 2013, 12:00am by Reuters

    ... Curiosity, which is scouting an ancient impact crater for habitats that could have supported microbial life. Reuters   We're not the only blue planet out there Astronomers have found another ...

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    Short Science, April 21, 2013

    Posted Apr 21st 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... a "living fossil" fish whose ancient lineage can shed light on how life in the sea crept onto land hundreds of millions of years ago. Analysis of the coelacanth genome showed three billion ...

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    Short Science, January 27, 2013

    Posted Jan 27th 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... of the study published in the journal Nature. Previous research suggested dog domestication started when ancient wolves started scavenging on waste dumps near human settlements. The dog is estimated ...




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