Latest Neogene Stories
The extinction of mammoths and other megafauna that came after humans spread out across the New World may be one explanation of a sharp decline in global temperatures more than 12,750 years ago.
In just two centuries, humans have wrought such vast and unprecedented changes to our world that we actually might be ushering in a new geological time period that could alter the planet for millions of years.
Geologists from the University of Leicester are among four scientists- including a Nobel prize-winner â€“ who suggest that the Earth has entered a new age of geological time.
Scientists have used a clay sculpture to recreate the face of the earliest known European.
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