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NDSU names Kalk new executive director for Research and Technology Park
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April 25, 2018
'Unique in the world' fossil footprints show a human chasing an extinct giant sloth
Each year 500,000 people visit New Mexico's White Sands National Monument to hike and frolic among gypsum dunes. Aside from the tourists, few...
April 25, 2018 - 2:50pm
March 22, 2018
A tiny skeleton found in Chile might look like an alien, but her genes tell a different story
The Atacama skeleton, or Ata, named after the Chilean desert where the remains were found, has 10 pairs of ribs. The average person has 12. Ata's...
March 22, 2018 - 4:10pm
March 15, 2018
Scientists find evidence of paint, complex tools and climate chaos at the dawn of humanity
In 320,000-year-old colored rocks and sophisticated stone tools uncovered at an archaeological site in southern Kenya, scientists say they've...
March 15, 2018 - 4:08pm
Humans bred with this mysterious species more than once, new study shows
We rarely portray Neanderthals, our close relatives, as telegenic. Museum exhibits give them wild tangles of hair, and Hollywood reduces them...
March 15, 2018 - 1:32pm
October 8, 2016
Ripe old age: Humans may already have reached maximum lifespan
WASHINGTON—When she turned 120 years old in 1995, plucky Frenchwoman Jeanne Calment was asked what type of future she expected. "A very...
October 8, 2016 - 11:30am
September 4, 2016
Fall from a tree may have caused death of famed fossil 'Lucy'
AUSTIN, Texas—Lucy, one of the best known ancestors of humans to ever roam the earth, may have died after a fall from a tree, University...
September 4, 2016 - 1:30am