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June 7, 2017
A reconstruction of the human fossils, a composite image from the CT scans of multiple specimens. MUST CREDIT: Philipp Gunz, Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropoolgy, Leipzig
Modern human fossil history was just set back 100,000 years after latest discovery in Morocco
June 7, 2017 - 1:19pm
March 14, 2017
An X-ray tomographic picture of fossil thread-like red algae, tinted to show detail, unearthed in central India may represent the oldest-known plants on Earth, dating from 1.6 billion years ago, according to research published in the journal PLOS Biology in this image released March 13, 2017. Courtesy Stefan Bengtson/Handout via REUTERS
Fossils from 1.6 billion years ago may be oldest-known plants
March 14, 2017 - 3:02pm
March 1, 2017
Haematite tubes from the NSB hydrothermal vent deposits in Quebec, Canada that represent the oldest microfossils and evidence for life on Earth are pictured in this undated handout photo obtained by Reuters March 1, 2017. The remains are at least 3,770 million years old. Matthew Dodd/University College London/Handout via REUTERS
4 billion-year-old Canadian fossils point to earliest-known evidence of life on Earth
March 1, 2017 - 3:17pm
February 18, 2017
An artist's depiction of the diversified and complex Early Triassic marine ecosystem of southeastern Idaho, U.S., revealed soon after the Earth's worst mass exinction, contradicting long-held notion life was slow to recover from calamity. Illustration courtesy of Jorge Gonzalez / Handout via Reuters
Fossils show quick rebound of life after ancient mass extinction
February 18, 2017 - 3:00pm
January 21, 2016
Discovery of prehistoric massacre may point to origins of human warfare
January 21, 2016 - 6:13pm
April 30, 2015
Documentary on T-rex discovery leads to pardon request
April 30, 2015 - 1:32pm
February 3, 2014
Rapid City's Museum of Geology reopening Wednesday
February 3, 2014 - 11:37am
June 30, 2012
Fossil Dig, July 23-29
June 30, 2012 - 4:21pm