The find adds more proof to a theory that complex neurological systems, including the base features of human brains, evolved in ancient sea creatures.
The stone ’n’ bone peddlers from out of town needed an experienced gumshoe with moxie, and I was their man. Sure, ruby heists and sapphire thieves were on their mind, but nothing made the Tucson Gem and Mineral Show organizers sweat diamonds like bad wordplay. Puns were the worst.
WASHINGTON — New fossil evidence of the earliest complete skeleton of an ancient primate suggests it was a hyperactive, wide-eyed creature so small you could hold a couple of them in your hand — if only they would stay still long enough.
WASHINGTON — Energy Secretary Steven Chu on Tuesday laid out the
scientific risks of inaction on global warming and went straight to
his main point — the climate and energy bill starting its way
through the Senate could help drive what he called "energy
LONDON — British authorities say the fossilized skull of a giant
sea monster has been found off England's southern coast.
WASHINGTON — Over the next three years, Americans will replace
nearly all their traditional light bulbs with cooler, more
energy-efficient bulbs under a federal mandate designed to curb
power consumption, help the environment and stimulate new jobs in a
WASHINGTON — Americans seem to be cooling toward global
LOS ANGELES — Fossil bones housed at a Los Angeles museum belong
to the smallest dinosaur discovered in North America, scientists
Breastfeeding moms should cover up
DURANGO, Colo. — The sun had just crested the distant ridge of
the Rocky Mountains, but already it was producing enough power for
the electric meter on the side of the Smiley Building to spin
PARIS — Now that's one big foot.
The head of one of the largest shows that make up the Tucson
Gem, Mineral & Fossil Showcase said Wednesday that he doesn't
have any specific offers to move the show to another city.
MONTPELIER, Vt. — Seeking to boost solar and other types of
renewable energy, Vermont has joined a small but growing number of
states enacting guarantees for what utilities will pay for green
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