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Long Necks Without Evolution

What do giraffes and sauropods have in common? A new paper shows how you can seek answers without Darwin’s help. From an evolutionary perspective, sauropods (dinosaurs) and giraffes have almost nothing in common except being vertebrates and having long necks. Giraffes did not ‘evolve’ from sauropods, so it would be a remarkable ‘convergence’ to have […]

Dino Skin with Blood Vessels, Proteins Found

So well preserved is a hadrosaur's skin, the remnants of blood vessels and pigments are still visible with original molecules present.

Marine Reptile Found With Intact Skin

Scientists at Lund University say, "Remarkably preserved fossil sea reptile reveals skin that is still soft."

Exchanging One Myth for Another

Scientists gleefully chuckle at one ethnic myth only to replace it with a more incredible one.

Watch the Christmas Lights in Your Muscles

Scientists use fluorescent tags to shine light on the biggest proteins in the human body.
James Clerk Maxwell, 1831 - 1879

Maxwell’s Equations Touch Quantum Mechanics

MIT physicists are cheering a breakthrough that celebrates the applicability of Maxwell’s theory to the nano scale. James Clerk Maxwell, a devout Christian who revolutionized physics with his theory of electromagnetism in 1865, has been vindicated again and again. One scale of phenomena, however, has been difficult to reconcile with the famous Maxwell’s Equations: the […]

Watch: Illustra Introduces 2-Minute Wonders

Branching off from hour-long documentaries, Illustra Media started releasing quick, shareable video jewels.
Amazing Facts

Body Wonders to Be Thankful For

You may not have much money or fancy belongings, but you live in the greatest traveling home one could wish for.

Get Brainwashed in Your Sleep

Our Maker designed an important cleanup function that takes place in our sleep. “Brainwashing” is a funny word. To those who first hear it for the first time, it might sound like a good thing. Usually, though, we associate it with indoctrination using the propaganda of a totalitarian government or a cult. Scientists recently found […]

How the Cell Handles Oxygen: A Nobel Prize Discovery

Another amazing body function discovered – cellular oxygen regulation. It won three researchers the Nobel Prize.

Wood Buried Under Ocean Floor Thousands of Miles at Sea

Wood chips hundreds of feet deep in ocean sediments have been found. How did they get there?

Human Body Capabilities Uncovered

More surprises about the body come to light, including the ability to regrow cartilage.

Saudi Government Opening Up Archaeological Sites

Access to forbidden areas may settle debates about the Pentateuch.

Antibiotic Resistance Is Shared, Not Evolved

Growing evidence undermines commonly-cited examples of evolution happening right before our eyes.

News for Saturn-Day

This entry scours some of the latest papers from Cassini for statements about the age of Saturn and its rings and inner moons.
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