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Archeologists used lasers to discover thousands Mayan structures in Guatemala

Extensive LiDAR scans demonstrated that the region was more densely populated than previously thought<p>Researchers have identified more than 60,000 previously unknown structures in northern Guatemala after extensive aerial LiDAR (Light Detection And Ranging) surveys. Their findings show that the …

Watch: British Columbia’s suspension bridge park comes alive with lights

The Capilano Suspension Bridge Park is already a huge nature draw to Vancouver, BC, but, once a year, its light festival becomes one of the biggest …

A scientist explores the mysteries of the gut-brain connection

<i>Sacha Vega/iStock</i><p>The brain in your head and the one in your gut are always exchanging info. But how do they do it? Neuroscientist Diego Bohórquez is …

Forestry audit reveals 'widespread' breaches in employment standards

Forestry firms are flouting employment regulations, a new audit shows.<p>Almost 90 per cent of the forestry industry is breaching employment standards …

This Is the Deepest View Into the Universe That Has Ever Been Seen

The Very Large Telescope in Chile has taken the deepest spectroscopic survey of space ever, with astronomers focusing on the Hubble Ultra Deep …

Universe

The World’s First Trees Were More Structurally Complex Than Trees Today

A 374-million-year-old fossil reveals that the earliest trees on Earth lacked the internal rings that we've come to see as the signature feature of …

National Academy of Sciences

Fossils from the world's oldest trees reveal complex anatomy never seen before

The first trees to have ever grown on Earth were also the most complex, new research has revealed.<p>Fossils from a 374-million-year-old tree found in …

House approves bill to speed logging to combat wildfires

WASHINGTON (AP) — Responding to deadly wildfires in California and the West, House Republicans on Wednesday passed a bill to allow faster approval …

Auburn-UGA rivalry is special for Wright

AUBURN, Ala. -- Gabe Wright was supposed to be a part of Georgia’ “Dream Team” recruiting class in 2011.<p>He hails from Columbus, Ga. He was teammates …