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Scientists from The Field Museum in Chicago have studied the remains of Whatcheeria – a six foot long lake dwelling creature that roamed Iowa 340 million years ago

Terrifying 6ft-long creature with bone crushing jaws roamed Iowa 340 million years ago

While T.rex is often referred to as the ‘King of the Dinosaurs’, a new study has revealed that an equally ferocious predator roamed the Earth millions of years earlier. Scientists from The Field Museum in Chicago have studied the remains of Whatcheeria – a six foot long lake dwelling creature that roamed Iowa 340 million …

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Geobiologists shine new light on Earth's first known mass extinction event 550 million years ago

Geobiologists shine new light on Earth’s first known mass extinction event 550 million years ago

Impressions of the Ediacaran fossils Dickinsonia (at center) with the smaller anchor shaped Parvancorina (left) in sandstone of the Ediacara Member from the Nilpena Ediacara National Park in South Australia. Credit: Scott Evans. A new study by Virginia Tech geobiologists traces the cause of the first known mass extinction of animals to decreased global oxygen …

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500 Million Year-Old Fossils Solve a Centuries-Old Riddle in the Evolution of Life on Earth

500 Million Year-Old Fossils Solve a Centuries-Old Riddle in the Evolution of Life on Earth

Artist’s reconstruction of Gangtoucunia aspera as it would have appeared in life on the Cambrian seafloor, approximately 514 million years ago. The individual in the foreground has part of the skeleton removed to show the soft polyp inside the skeleton. Credit: Reconstruction by Xiaodong Wang Scientists have finally solved a centuries-old riddle in the evolution …

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Hubble vs.  Webb: New NASA telescope reveals never-before-seen details from the early universe, within 400 million years after the Big Bang

Hubble vs. Webb: New NASA telescope reveals never-before-seen details from the early universe, within 400 million years after the Big Bang

The James Webb Space Telescope, left, is 100 times more powerful than Hubble, right.NASA/Chris Gunn; NASA NASA’s James Webb Space Telescope is revealing new galaxies astronomers have never seen before, deep in the early universe. Astronomers recently pointed JWST at an object called MACS0647-JD. It’s extremely far away, and light takes time to travel, so …

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500 million year-old fossils reveal answer to evolutionary riddle

500 million year-old fossils reveal answer to evolutionary riddle

Artist’s reconstruction of Gangtoucunia aspera as it would have appeared in life on the Cambrian seafloor, approximately 514 million years ago. The individual in the foreground has part of the skeleton removed to show the soft polyp inside the skeleton. Reconstruction by Xiaodong Wang. Credit: Reconstruction by Xiaodong Wang. An exceptionally well-preserved collection of fossils …

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Amazon Prime now comes with a full music catalog of 100 million songs and ad-free podcasts

Amazon Prime now comes with a full music catalog of 100 million songs and ad-free podcasts

Amazon today announced a new benefit for its Prime members which could lure some subscribers away from other music services, like Apple Music or Spotify. The company said it will now offer Prime subscribers a full music catalog with 100 million songs, instead of the previously more limited selection of just 2 million songs, and …

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PlayStation Plus has lost nearly 2 million subscribers since its revamp  VGC

PlayStation Plus has lost nearly 2 million subscribers since its revamp VGC

PlayStation [6,448 articles]” href=”https://www.videogameschronicle.com/platforms/playstation/”>PlayStation Plus subscribers have dropped by nearly 2 million users since the revamped service launched in June. That’s according to Sony Interactive Entertainment [2,624 articles]” href=”https://www.videogameschronicle.com/companies/sony/”>Sony’s latest subscriber estimates, which were published on Tuesday as part of its FY2022 Q2 financial results – the first full quarter since it launched the revamped …

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Ancient Snail From 99 Million Years Ago Discovered With Hairs Growing On Shell

Ancient Snail From 99 Million Years Ago Discovered With Hairs Growing On Shell

A snail preserved in amber with an intact fringe of tiny delicate bristles along its shell is helping biologists better understand why one of the world’s slimiest animals might evolve such a groovin’ hairstyle. This unusual mollusk fossil, found in the Hukawng Valley of Myanmar, has lines of stiff, miniscule hairs, each between 150 and …

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A Texas man bought a knockdown and built a mansion on the lot full of nods to a sci-fi movie, Ferrari, and '80s rock bands.  Now, he's listing it for $3.96 million.

A Texas man bought a knockdown and built a mansion on the lot full of nods to a sci-fi movie, Ferrari, and ’80s rock bands. Now, he’s listing it for $3.96 million.

When Michael Shaun Jackson was designing his house in Texas, he wanted something that looked like it came from the future. The exterior of the home. Zach Spross He found inspiration in one of his favorite films: the sci-fi movie “Tron: Legacy.” “I set out to build a home that looks like it’s from the …

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This millennial took a gamble during the pandemic.  Now every startup has raised over $225 million

This millennial took a gamble during the pandemic. Now every startup has raised over $225 million

When the Covid pandemic was raging in 2020, much of the world was in lockdown and more turned to online shopping. But Chrisanti Indiana did the unexpected: she expanded her e-commerce business — offline. Her beauty and personal care e-commerce startup, Sociolla, had just two brick-and-mortar stores in Indonesia in 2019. By the end of …

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