Expert: Rhinos extinct in Mozambique Mozambique's rhinoceros population was wiped out more than a century ago by big game hunters. Reconstituted several years ago, it has again been driven to extinction, or to the brink of extinction, by poachers seeking their horns for sale in Asia.... More
One flight closer to space tourism Virgin Galactic is one flight closer to becoming a commercial "spaceline." The company's passenger spacecraft, SpaceShipTwo, completed its first rocket-powered flight Monday morning above the Mojave Desert in California. More
U.S. plans to drop gray wolves from endangered list The planned ruling would eliminate protection for the top predators, but scientists and conservationists say the proposal is flawed. Federal authorities intend to remove endangered species protections for all gray wolves in the Lower 48 states, carving out an a exception for a small pocket of about 75 Mexican wolves in the wild in Arizona and New Mexico, according to a draft document obtained by The Times. More
New calls to rename Higgs boson One of the scientists who developed the theory of the Higgs boson says the particle should be renamed to acknowledge the contributions of others involved in the work. More
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First Neanderthal etching is a #stoneagehashtag - New Scientist Lines scratched onto wall of Gibraltar cave done by Neanderthals: ... - Japan Times 09/1/2014 - 2:10 pm | View Link
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Let's Try to Settle This -- Are Birds Dinosaurs? In response to this post on a new on-screen T-Rex covered in a mixture of feathers and down, a discussion began about just how to distinguish a bird from a non-bird — and just where dinosaurs fell on that spectrum: Birds can be defined as "a group of ... 09/22/2014 - 2:52 pm | View Link
Ancestors of birds were not the only dinosaurs with feathers If you've visited a dinosaur exhibit in the last five years you know that at least some of the scaly, reptilian-looking creatures most of us imagined were in fact plumed. That is, in addition to scales, they had feathers too. But the recent discovery of a ... 07/24/2014 - 9:00 pm | View Link
New study suggests that any kind of dinosaur could have feathers, not just birds It’s possible that all dinosaurs had feathers. Scientists previously believed that only avian dinosaurs — that is, the direct ancestors of our modern birds — sported feathers along with their scales. But the discovery of fossilized feathers on a ... 07/24/2014 - 11:46 am | View Link
Archaeopteryx Fossil Sheds Light on the Evolution of Feathers in Birds and Dinosaurs Archaeopteryx is known as one of the oldest and most distinct species of early bird. Now, paleontologists have uncovered a new specimen that reveals surprisingly and previously unknown features of the creature's plumage. Like Us on Facebook So far, 11 ... 07/4/2014 - 3:21 am | View Link
Archaeopteryx Was a Flightless Dinosaur Bird With Feathers and Wings That Were a Precursor to Modern Birds (Photo : Flickr/CC) The Archaeopteryx fossil the researchers found was very well preserved. A new fossil study of a flightless dinosaur bird, called the Archaeopteryx, has found the creature had feathers on its body that appeared to only have a decorative ... 07/3/2014 - 9:42 am | View Link
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Birds of a Feather Birds of a Feather is a British BAFTA-nominated sitcom that was originally broadcast on BBC One from 1989 until 1998. The series was revived 15 years later on ITV in ... 09/22/2014 - 9:20 am | View Website
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Google is breaking ties with the American Legislative Exchange Council, a prominent network of conservative state legislators that, among other projects, works to roll back laws that promote solar and wind power, the company's chairman said Monday.
When the curtain falls on this theater company's empowering new production, many of the actors won't be able to hear the applause.
The Deaf West Theatre in Los Angeles is incorporating both hearing and deaf actors in its beautiful production of "Spring Awakening." A combination of speech, song and sign language will push the story the forward, an effort that the theater describes as equalizing.
"No one language will take precedence in this production," Shoshannah Stern, the actress overseeing the American Sign Language in the performance, explained with a smile in the company's initial video casting call.