12-Story Library Featured Editor Pick
In 2012, a graduate student working in South Africa found the bones of an unknown dinosaur. Some of the bones were sticking out of a field. A team of researchers went to work. After years of excavation, they had uncovered the fossil of a dinosaur no one had ever seen…
Most ancient human DNA is gathered from bones or teeth. Since the human fossil record is very limited, scientists have been exploring new sources for DNA. They found successful human DNA samples from dust on a cave floor. The samples are tiny. They can be hard to tell if they…
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Science Daily Origin of Life News
Origin of Life News -- ScienceDaily
Research into the origin of life. Learn how certain small molecule interactions may have been responsible for the life itself. You will find scientific theories and findings here.
Gallery: Deep-Sea Creatures
Video: The Big Bang Theory
Source: OHSU Teacher/Vimeo Creative Commons
Learn about the Big Bang theory, the leading explanation about how the universe began.
Royal Ontario Museum’s Palaeontology Tweets
@The_Obsessed Hi there! Our Discovery Gallery is designed especially for young children. An under-two toddler mayyy… https://t.co/RyWhUVUHsH(about 3 hours ago)
RT @satahontsatat: I’m in the First Peoples Gallery at @ROMtoronto today from 10-2, just hanging out with the canoes, wanting to show you m…(about 7 hours ago)
Rhonda Doxtator from the Oneida Nation shares a hoop dance to celebrate the start of the project, reminding the you… https://t.co/D2ytZS8KHK(about 1 day ago)
The ROM Youth Cabinet (led by the amazing @itsMcCue) gives us a sneak peek of the mural design and the beginnings o… https://t.co/4WTNz6l9Ty(about 1 day ago)