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Britain’s biggest dinosaur found

July 21st, 2012 § in Mystery

Fossil hunters on the Isle of Wight have unearthed bones from the biggest dinosaur so far discovered in the UK. One fossil – a single neck bone from the 125-130-million-year-old sauropod dinosaur – measures an astonishing three-quarters of a metre in length. Based on [...]

‘Original’ great ape discovered

July 14th, 2012 § in Legends

Scientists have unearthed remains of a primate that could have been ancestral not only to humans but to all great apes, including chimps and gorillas. The partial skeleton of this 13-million-year-old “missing link” was found by palaeontologists working at a dig site n[...]

Update: Atlantis discovered off Cyprus ?

July 9th, 2012 § in Mystery

American researchers claim to have found convincing evidence that locates the site of the lost kingdom of Atlantis off the coast of Cyprus. The team spent six days scanning the Mediterranean sea bed between Cyprus and Syria using sonar technology. They believe they found evidence[...]

FDA approves computer chip for humans

June 1st, 2012 § in Science

WASHINGTON — Medical milestone or privacy invasion? A tiny computer chip approved Wednesday for implantation in a patient’s arm can speed vital information about a patient’s medical history to doctors and hospitals. But critics warn that it could open new ways to imperil th[...]