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History Jun 19, 127 days ago
Historian Robert M. Grant Dies at 96
Historian Robert M. Grant Dies at 96
Robert McQueen Grant, whose incisive studies of ancient Christianity made him one of his field’s most influential scholars, died June 10 at his home in Hyde Park. He was 96. Grant was the Carl Darling Buck Professor Emeritus of New Testament ...
Archaeology Jun 19, 127 days ago
Humans have been changing Chinese environment for 3,000 years
Humans have been changing Chinese environment for 3,000 years
Ancient levee system set stage for massive, dynasty-toppling floods For thousands of years, Mother Nature has taken the blame for tremendous human suffering caused by massive flooding along the Yellow River, long known in China as the “River of Sorrow” and ...
Geology Apr 13, 194 days ago
Study Examines Cataclysmic Event From 3.26 Billion Years Ago
Study Examines Cataclysmic Event From 3.26 Billion Years Ago
Scientists Reconstruct Ancient Impact That Dwarfs Dinosaur-Extinction Blast WASHINGTON, D.C. — Picture this: A massive asteroid almost as wide as Rhode Island and about three to five times larger than the rock thought to have wiped out the dinosaurs slams ...
Paleontology Jun 18, 128 days ago
VIDEO: New Horned Dinosaur
VIDEO: New Horned Dinosaur
New horned dinosaur reveals unique wing-shaped headgear Cleveland, Ohio . . . Scientists have named a new species of horned dinosaur (ceratopsian) based on fossils collected from Montana in the United States and Alberta, Canada. Mercuriceratops (mer-cure-E-sare-ah-tops) gemini was approximately ...