Logan Stucker

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English newspaper's call for Sturgeon beheading sparks anger

The controversial headline highlighting columnist Allison Pearson’s piece about the First Minister’s announcement triggered a social media frenzy …

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Which of These Snakes Is the Fiercest of Them All?

Poll<p>Our fear of the legless predators is a leftover evolutionary defense mechanism.<p>Ask people to name their phobias, and snakes often top the list.<p>Even those who have never seen a snake in person are more likely to be afraid of the slithering reptiles than they are of public speaking or extreme …

Mexico authorities search for crocodile that killed and apparently ate man

• 10ft reptile carried off 18-year-old fishing in Chiapas reserve<br>• If found, crocodile will be relocated to animal reserve, park or zoo<p>Environmental authorities are searching for a 10ft (3-meter) crocodile that killed and apparently ate a man in southern Mexico.<p>Related: Mexican police officer accused …

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Mammals shrink when Earth heats up — horses the size of cats?

By SETH BORENSTEIN<p>WASHINGTON (AP) — Global warming shrank certain animals in the ancient past, and scientists think it could happen …

Bite marks provide clues to megalodon's diet – and extinction

Until about two-and-a-half million years ago, the oceans were home to the enormous <i>Carcharocles megalodon</i>. At an estimated maximum size of 18 metres …

Newly Discovered Prehistoric Shark Species Left Teeth on Three Continents

Megalolamna paradoxodon opens a new window into the age of giant sharks.<p>Paleontologists have discovered a rare new species of extinct shark that roamed the oceans 20 million years ago. Dubbed <i>Megalolamna paradoxodon</i>, the predator was identified by its widely dispersed tooth fossils, which have been …

British 'sea dragon' fossils are 'new to science'

<b>Scientific detective work on fossils collected in Victorian times has identified two new species of Ichthyosaurs - the giant reptiles that swam at the time of the dinosaurs.</b><p>It brings to six the known species of <i>Ichthyosaurus</i> - ''sea dragons'' that ruled the oceans in Jurassic times.<p>Both fossils were …

Ancient ocean quirk left us these bizarre fossils

Earth’s earliest community of complex sea creatures lived in a warm, slimy, planetary petri dish that nurtured a broad array of exotic species. Yet …

Sea Monster Swam Oceans 170 Million Years Ago

Scientists are studying the skeleton of an ancient sea monster. It was discovered in Scotland 50 years ago, but it wasn’t until more recently -- …

Smart mouth - Chinese fish fossil sheds light on jaw evolution

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A bottom-dwelling, mud-grubbing, armoured fish that swam in tropical seas 423 million years ago is fundamentally changing the understanding of the evolution of an indisputably indispensable anatomical feature: the jaw.<p>This illustration shows the fish called Qilinyu that lived …

Unearthing a Giant Marine Reptile

Explorer Moments<p>Paleontologist Elizabeth Nicholls managed the excavation of the largest marine reptile fossil ever discovered.<p>If not for the tenacity of paleontologist Elizabeth "Betsy" Nicholls, the remains of the biggest prehistoric marine reptile ever found might still be embedded in the remote …

Fish fossils reveal how tails evolved, professor finds

Despite their obvious physical differences, elephants, lizards and trout all have something in common. They possess elongated, flexible structures at …

Fish fossil hunter poles apart

It’s a white Christmas with a difference for an international gang of scientists heading from McMurdo Base to the Transantarctic Mountains in a …

This Year in Ancient Amber: Prehistoric Feathers, Mushrooms, Lizards and More

For decades, generations of <i>Jurassic Park</i> lovers have dreamed of finding intact dino DNA encased in amber. Unfortunately, science tells us that’s …

Top Fossils of 2016 | Lost Worlds Revisited

Our team of palaeontologists pick their favourite fossil discoveries of the year, from dinosaur tails in amber to smelly squid.<p>It’s been one asteroid-impactor of a year, and most of us can’t wait for 2016 to go extinct. But it’s not been all bad: for palaeontologists there were some knock-out …

Dinosaur eggs took months to hatch — putting parents and babies at risk

Long incubation time may have played a role in their extinction<p>Some dinosaur eggs took as long as six months to hatch — an incredibly long time that may have given dinos a disadvantage at the time of their extinction 65 million years ago. New research shows that some dinosaur embryos took twice as …

Ancient sabre-toothed fish fossil unearthed in outback Queensland

A rare fossilised lizardfish, never before seen in Australia, has been unearthed outside Richmond in outback Queensland.<p>Canadian tourists Gary and …

Megalodon's Demise: Why Earth's Largest Shark Went Extinct

Megalodon, the largest known shark that ever lived, had a taste for small whales and it went extinct when populations of their favorite prey …

Extremely rare 100-million-year-old sabre-toothed fish fossil dug up in Australian outback

A ferocious fish with razor-sharp teeth dating from the Early Cretaceous has been dug up in the Australian outback by tourists.<p>The fossil – a …

Standard snake evolution story stymied by spate of fossil discoveries

Paleontologists struggle to definitively answer the conundrum of their origins and the fossil record still says no to evolution.

Oris Hammerhead Limited Edition Diver's Watch - Ape to Gentleman

Oris, the independent Swiss watch brand are releasing a limited edition Hammerhead Watch. Not only does it look handsome but each sale, of the 2,000 …

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How to Spot-and-Stalk Monster Trout

The secret to catching big, wild trout often comes down to identifying a single target, then dissecting the fish’s feeding rhythm. Fishing as focused …

Study indicates healthy, if small in number, reef shark population

Shark populations rely on healthy reefs, but with so much damage to our reefs in recent years, a new study is focusing on how to protect sharks.<p>The …

NextGen Paleontologist: Egypt's Catfish Hunter Sanaa El-Sayed - Dead Things

By Gemma Tarlach | March 3, 2017 11:26 am<p>Egyptian paleontologist Sanaa El-Sayed, shown here in the field, is the first woman vertebrate …