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Planet Earth May Have Once Been Donut-Shaped: Study

A pair of planetary scientists from two prestigious universities has come up with a fascinating new theory about how planets are formed. Simon Lock, of Harvard University, and Sarah Stewart, of the Universit...

Whales Were Not Always As Big As They Are Now: Study

When thinking of a whale, one immediately associates the mammal with a massive size. However, a new study suggests that whales may not have been as big as they are presently. Researchers from the Smithsonian...

A Controversial Study Suggests New Origin For Humanity

A controversial new study suggests that the fossil of an ape's jawbone may shed new light on the origins of Homo sapiens. The Jawbone First discovered during World War II by German soldiers in Greece, the fo...