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Footprints Indicate Upright Walking 1.5m Years Ago

by on Mar.03, 2009, under Palaeontology

Footprint

Fossil footprints found in Kenya have revealed our ancestors were moving around much as we do today, over 1.5 million years ago. Students from the Koobi Fora Field School excavated the footprints between 2006 and 2008. Along with the prints of many animals, they found three sets of human-like footprints. One was probably a child’s […]

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Cassini-Huygens Spots Ocean Below the Surface of Titan

by on Mar.03, 2008, under Around the Solar System

Water inside Titan

In a paper appearing in the Mar. 21 issue of Science, Cassini scientists speculate there may be a layer of liquid water and ammonia some 100 kilometres (62 miles) below the surface of Titan. Titan is Saturn’s largest moon. It lies 1 billion kilometres (620 million miles) from the Sun, nine times the distance that […]

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