Chantal Verville

14 Flips | 4 Magazines | 12 Likes | @ChantalVerville | Keep up with Chantal Verville on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Chantal Verville”

Microsoft To Launch Its Microsoft Surface Phone Range This Week At IFA

In coming weeks, IFA may witness possible launch of Microsoft’s surface phone and Microsoft’s second generation smartphones. While people are eagerly …

These whimsical 'inflatable' dinosaurs aren't actually inflatable at all

For years, artist Brett Kern has been melting brains and delighting imaginations with his sculpted dinosaurs, which look just like opaque balloons. …

Our new pterosaur fossil shows birds and small reptiles flew side by side

Some pterosaurs were the largest flying animals ever seen on Earth. These extinct flying reptiles that lived above the dinosaurs’ heads could grow …

With 300 teeth, duck-billed dinosaurs would have been dentist's dream

Imagine how much dental care you'd need if you had 300 or more teeth packed together on each side of your mouth.

Dental Care

Museum of Nature paleontologist finds horned dino head in Alberta

People keep asking Jordan Mallon: Haven’t they found all the dinosaurs in Alberta?<p>Not even close. And the paleontologist from the Canadian Museum of …

Why one of the world’s best fossil sites is full of severed bird feet

Prehistoric creatures aren’t exactly renowned for their table manners. Most dinosaurs, for example, were incapable of chewing and had to swallow their food whole. But some ancient eaters were messier than others. And in southwestern Germany, something especially sloppy left severed bird feet strewn …

Paleontology

'Pokémon Go' arrives in Canada and there is much rejoicing

The United States' neighbor to the north has reason to celebrate: <i>Pokémon Go</i> is officially out in Canada.<p>The border-crossing mobile game sensation has …

T. rex wasn’t the only dinosaur to evolve pitifully puny arms

One of our planet's most stereotypically ferocious beasts also had one of the animal kingdom's silliest features. Yes, we're talking about the comically short arms of <i>Tyrannosaurus rex</i>. According to a study published Wednesday in PLOS One, <i>T. rex</i> wasn't the only beast to develop these arrested …

Dinosaurs

Nintendo va ressortir la NES en version mini

La <b>NES</b> a marqué bien des esprits et la console est synonyme de la naissance de plusieurs franchises qui continuent encore aujourd’hui de faire le …

Dinosaurs killed off by 'one-two punch' of climate change and asteroid strike – study

Demise caused by two periods of global warming – the first sparked by volcanic eruptions and the second by the cosmic impact<p>The dinosaurs’ long reign was not ended swiftly but by torturous millennia of climate change before and after a giant asteroid slammed into Earth, scientists have said.<p>The …

Paleontology

Le CERN aurait-il ouvert un portail vers un autre monde en Suisse ?

Le <b>CERN</b> fait beaucoup parler de lui depuis la semaine dernière et cela n’a rien de surprenant car le célèbre centre de recherche aurait ouvert pendant …

Un trou noir se cacherait dans la Voie Lactée

Un trou noir se cacherait-il au cœur de la Voie Lactée ? Plusieurs astronomes en sont persuadés. Fascinant, mais le pire reste à venir. D’après eux, …

Astronomie

Ils pensent avoir découvert une petite maison sur Mars

<b>Mars</b> est au centre de toutes les attentions depuis quelques années maintenant. La <b>NASA</b> a organisé de nombreuses missions spatiales sur place et …

Espace