Reuters - Innovations Video Online (Dec. 11, 2014) Scientists from 80 institutions world-wide collaborate to provide new answers to key evolutionary questions about birds and dinosaurs. Jim Drury reports.
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Reuters (Oct. 19, 2012) Polish paleontologists have uncovered what they believe is the world's oldest turtle fossil in the southern city of Poreba. They've also found what they suspect is a separate turtle species, ... watch video
Xinhua News Agency (Feb. 16, 2013) In 1974, the remains of a 3.2-million-year-old hominid were discovered in Ethiopia.
Known as Lucy, the skeleton remains the oldest, and most complete adult human ancestor fully retrieved from ... watch video
AFP (June 2, 2016) Japan researchers using DNA analysis confirm that remains unearthed from a Tokyo construction site almost certainly belong to an Italian missionary -- more than 300 years after he stole ashore ... watch video
National Geographic (Nov. 27, 2001) In the Polish city of Krakow, Professor Janusz Smolski leads the restoration and renovation of Wawel Castle. Other buildings are restored after damage from pollution from a nearby ... watch video
FORA.tv (Dec. 22, 2014) Explaining How We Differ From Our Closest Ape Relatives
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Walking upright on two legs is the hallmark of the human lineage. Understanding when ... watch video
Sep. 21, 2016 A new study of human genomic diversity suggests there may have in fact been two successful dispersals out of Africa, and that a “trace” of the earlier of these two expansion events has lingered ... read more
Sep. 21, 2016 Australia has one of the longest histories of continuous human occupation outside Africa. But who exactly were the first people to settle there? Such a question has obvious political implications and ... read more
Sep. 21, 2016 Tiny ocean fossils distributed widely across rock surfaces in the Transantarctic Mountains point to the potential for a substantial rise in global sea levels under conditions ... read more
Sep. 19, 2016 An international research team discovered a human skeleton during its ongoing excavation of the famous Antikythera Shipwreck (circa 65 B.C.). The shipwreck, which holds the ... read more
Dec. 4, 2013 Using novel techniques to extract and study ancient DNA researchers have determined an almost complete mitochondrial genome sequence of a 400,000-year-old representative of the genus Homo from Sima ... read more
Oct. 17, 2013 Scientists have proposed that the most recently discovered ancient human relatives – the Denisovans – somehow managed to cross one of the world’s most prominent marine barriers in Indonesia, ... read more