Latest Cleveland Museum of Natural History Stories
Researchers from Case Western University and the Cleveland Museum of Natural History have announced the discovery of a new species of praying mantis in Rwanda's Nyungwe Forest National Park.
CLEVELAND, Jan. 24, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Cleveland Museum of Natural History will construct a home that represents the future of energy-efficient housing.
Within the coarsening base of an ancient mudstone exposure in the Afar Region of Ethiopia, researchers say they found evidence that provides new information about the best-known early human ancestor, Australopithecus afarensis.
Early Hominid Skeleton Confirms Human-Like Walking is Ancient CLEVELAND, June 21 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Meet "Lucy's" great-grandfather.
In the Ethiopian language, she is called Dinknesh - a name that means the wonderful, the fabulous, the precious. But to most of the world, she is known as Lucy, a 3.2 million-year-old fossil whose discovery yielded then-unparalleled insights to the origins of humankind.
- The deadly nightshade, Atropa Belladonna, which possesses stupefying or poisonous properties.
- A sleeping-potion; a soporific.
- To mutter deliriously.