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sciencealert.com — Death Valley, the hottest and driest place in North America, isn't exactly known for record rainfall or pop-up lakes stretching as far as the eye can see. But after a massive storm lashed the desert with rain and brought chilly temperatures through Southern California, that's exactly what happened,…
13.03.2019 0 comments From Alex
mining.com — The stone was found at Dominion Diamond and Rio Tinto's Diavik mine. Canada's Dominion Diamond Mines and Rio Tinto shocked the market on Friday by unveiling what is believed to be the largest diamond ever found in North America, measuring in about the size of a chicken-egg. The 552-carat yellow ge…
15.12.2018 0 comments From Alex
gizmodo.com — They’re calling this newly discovered dinosaur “thorny head,” and it’s changing what we know of North American ankylosaurs, the heavily armored herbivores that had the misfortune of living alongside Tyrannosaurus rex during the Late Cretaceous. Behold Akainacephalus johnsoni, a new species and genus…
20.07.2018 0 comments From Alex
usnews.com — Imagine if every living species in all of North America – including humans – were suffocating and unable to breathe because oxygen levels had suddenly and precipitously dropped. Every leader, from mayors to governors, would panic. And then they'd do something, anything, to deal with the clear and pr…
29.06.2018 0 comments From Alex
boredpanda.com — While cheetahs might look like majestic and dangerous beasts, actually, they are very nervous beings.
27.06.2017 0 comments From Alex