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Expert opinions cover middle-aged entrepreneurs, descended testicles in mammals, heatwaves, sex work, football and heritage sites

Expert opinions cover middle-aged entrepreneurs, descended testicles in mammals, heatwaves, sex work, football and heritage sites

Posted by ap507 at Jul 03, 2018 04:45 PM |

The Conversation and Think: Leicester talking points: a range of topical issues recently tackled by academics 1 - 31 July

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Scientists discover strange 'nude' fossil creature from half a billion years ago

Scientists discover strange 'nude' fossil creature from half a billion years ago

Posted by ap507 at Jun 20, 2018 09:20 AM |

New species of sponge-like fossil from the Cambrian Period sheds light on early animal evolution

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Jurassic diet: why our knowledge of what ancient pterosaurs ate might be wrong

Jurassic diet: why our knowledge of what ancient pterosaurs ate might be wrong

Posted by ap507 at Jun 07, 2018 10:30 AM |

Research reveals knowledge of prehistoric diets is often based on outdated ideas and could be inaccurate

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Tiny fossils unlock clues to Earth’s climate half a billion years ago

Tiny fossils unlock clues to Earth’s climate half a billion years ago

Posted by pt91 at May 09, 2018 05:30 PM |

Scientists from Leicester have quantified the temperature of Earth’s oceans over half a billion years ago by combining fossil data and climate models

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Reaching for the stars

Reaching for the stars

Posted by ew205 at May 09, 2018 03:15 PM |

PhD student in Physical Geography Berivan Esen awarded prestigious Amelia Earhart Fellowship, which recognises exceptional women working in the aerospace field

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Dawn of the Anthropocene concept

Dawn of the Anthropocene concept

Posted by ap507 at Apr 16, 2018 09:32 AM |

New book by Professor Jan Zalasiewicz translates pioneering writings of French scientist Georges-Louis Leclerc, the Comte de Buffon

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