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Dung heaps are rhinos’ Facebook: Study

Dung heaps are rhinos’ Facebook: Study

PARIS — Rhinos signal gender, age, and sexual availability in their poo, said a study on Wednesday (Jan 11) which suggested mammals may use communal dung heaps as social...

Gallery: Mongolia seeks to crush fossil black market

Mongolia seeks to crush fossil black market

FLAMING CLIFFS (Mongolia) — For years, herder Gelegrash had a sideline bringing tourists to see a dinosaur skull hidden near the Flaming Cliffs in Mongolia’s Gobi desert. Then,...

Scientists disprove global warming took a break

Scientists disprove global warming took a break

WASHINGTON — A reported pause in global warming between 1998 and 2014 was false, according to US-British research published on Wednesday (Jan 4) that confirmed the findings of a...