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Scientists hear voice of ancient humans in baboon calls

Thu, 12 Jan 2017 14:06:49 -0500

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Baboon grunts and mating calls may hold secrets about human speech, according to a new study suggesting that the origins of human language could reach back as much as 25 million years.



Vampire bats in Brazil are feeding on humans: Study

Thu, 12 Jan 2017 11:49:04 -0500

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Vampire bats in Brazil have apparently acquired a taste for human blood.



Moon estimated to be about 4.51 billion years old

Wed, 11 Jan 2017 17:37:49 -0500

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It turns out the moon is older than many scientists suspected: a ripe 4.51 billion years old.



Why are there tiny insects in the snow?

Tue, 03 Jan 2017 14:38:44 -0500

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This winter, Postmedia's Tom Spears looks at what makes our coldest season tick. It's a series we call The Science of Winter, and today we grab a magnifying glass to find out why those tiny black dots on top of the snow are moving. Yup, even snow has bugs.Winter, the insect-free season, is nothing of the kind.



How long did it take dinosaur eggs to hatch? New study reveals the answer

Mon, 02 Jan 2017 20:45:44 -0500

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New research co-authored by a University of Calgary professor answers a question that paleontologists have been trying to determine for many years - how long it took dinosaurs to hatch their eggs.



China plans to land probes on far side of moon, Mars by 2020

Tue, 27 Dec 2016 00:07:19 -0500

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China vowed Tuesday to speed up the development of its space industry as it set out its plans to become the first country to soft land a probe on the far side of the moon, around 2018, and launch its first Mars probe by 2020.