Ice Age

Paleontologists Are Discovering A Huge Amount Of Ice Age Fossils Hidden Under The Los Angeles Subway

When the city of Los Angeles conducts work on their subway system, there are always paleontologists at the ready to identify fossils found …

Los Angeles

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Amazing

Box Office: 'Ferdinand' Is A Chance For Blue Sky To Prove Its Worth To Disney

With all of the talk about the cross-overs and the anti-trust issues potentially at stake with a possible Disney/Fox merger, Blue Sky Studios has been lost in the fray. There was a time, not so long ago, when Fox’s resident animation studio was essentially the third-biggest feature animation outlet …

Movies

Vast Ice Age cave system discovered underneath Montreal

Walking the streets of Montreal, Canada, you’d probably never guess a cave system lurked 10 meters below. But that’s exactly what two speleologists, …

Archaeology

‘Canadian Ice Man’ tells his story

Eighteen years ago three sheep hunters named Bill Hanlon, Warren Ward and Mike Roche happened upon the body of a young Indigenous man while crossing …

Yukon Territory

Explorers Found a Mysterious Cave From the Ice Age Underneath Montreal

Explorers in Montreal have discovered a massive new cavern beneath the city.<p>While people have been exploring the Saint Leonard Cavern since at least …

History

Secret Ice Age Cave System Discovered Under Montreal

Cities often have vast underground networks hidden below their surface, but usually we've put them there to contain our subway trains or power lines …

Archaeology

Secret labyrinth of ice age caves discovered in the middle of Montreal

Two men have discovered at least 250m of caves underneath the centre of Montreal.<p>People will be allowed on public visits.<p>You would not have any …

Archaeology

Why winter’s future is bleak

Sign up to our <b>Daily</b> newsletter<p>Did you notice that last Friday, December 1, the day you hung up your advent calendar (because nothing says Christmas …

Climate Change

December 2017

<i>The Struggle for Catalonia</i><br>by Raphael Minder<br>Publisher: Hurst<br>Recommended by <b>Louie Dean Valencia-García</b><p>New York Times correspondent Raphael Minder’s new …

Little Ice Age

Prehistoric Climate Change and Horses: A Regional View

Swiss scientists recently set out to learn how local horse populations changed. Specifically, they looked at their own region—a world utterly devoid …

Horses

Why shrinking glaciers could mean more volcanic eruptions

AT THE end of the last ice age, around 11,700 years ago, Earth’s climate began warming rapidly. As the planet heated up, its vast glaciers fell back. …

Climate Change

Actually, Creationists Do Believe in Evolution

David McAfee at the Friendly Atheist recently covered the discovery of a new species of finch on the Galapagos Islands—a species that developed in …

Charles Darwin

Big sale: 15,000 year-old mammoth skeleton up for auction

A 15,000-year-old skeleton of a woolly mammoth, the extinct giant of the Ice Age, will be auctioned next month in the French city of Lyon.

Climate foiled Europeans’ early exploration of North America

A Cold Welcome<i><br>Sam White<br>Harvard Univ., $29.95</i><p>Many people may be fuzzy on the details of North America’s colonial history between Columbus’ arrival in …

Climate Change

Iceland's Frozen Volcanoes Are Waking Up—And Climate Change May be to Blame

Frozen volcanoes in Iceland could start erupting more—especially as glaciers continue to melt.<p>Scientists examined volcanic ash preserved in peat …

Climate Change

Climate change: Expect more volcanic eruptions, warn scientists

Warming global temperatures are creating rapid ice-melt in volcanically active regions, such as Iceland.<p>As the effects of global warming worsen, …

Climate Change

Did Climate Refugees enter the US in the 19th Century?

From Trump to Heinz, some of America’s most famous family names and brands trace their origins back to Germans who emigrated to America in the 19th …

Climate Change

Iceage Announce New Shows For 2018

Clash Live In Association With Zig-Zag...Danish punks <b>Iceage</b> have announced a flurry of live shows for 2018.The band have been silent of late, …

How climate change is helping to drive record world migration

The number of migrants across the world is at a record high — 244 million people left their homes in 2015, according to the United Nations. They were …

Climate Change

What the first Thanksgiving can teach us about adjusting to climate shock

Every American schoolchild learns a version of the first Thanksgiving, a story half-legend and half-history: After the Pilgrims spent a freezing first winter in Plymouth, friendly Native Americans helped them learn to harvest the bounty of their new country the next year. As the Pilgrim Edward …

Climate Change

How Volcanoes And Climate Triggered Migration To America

In the spring of thirteen-fifteen<br>There began an era of unpredictable weather<br>It did not lift until eighteen-fifty-one<br>You remember eighteen-sixteen as the year without a summer<br>1816, the Year Without a Summer, song-text by Rasputina<p>Frederick Trump, the grandfather of the actual president of the United …

Climate Change

Climate change triggered immigration to the US by German families like Donald Trump’s, study finds

Climate change contributed to the wave of German immigration to the US that included Donald Trump’s grandfather.<p>In the 19th century, more than five …

Climate Change

Review: The Pilgrims' Progress

Tomorrow at 10 a.m., my brothers and I will huddle on a rickety Massachusetts grandstand a quarter mile from the Atlantic Ocean watching our old high school’s football gladiators face our most dreaded gridiron rivals from the adjacent colonial town. It is a Thanksgiving Day ritual as revered by us …

Opinion

At the Ice Age Salad Bar

A new analysis underscores that American mastodon were flexible feeders.

Dinosaurs

Did President Trump’s ancestors migrate to the United States because of a changing climate?

The number of migrants across the world is at a record high — 244 million people left their homes in 2015, according to the United Nations. They were driven by war, dire economic straits, and for some, worsening environmental conditions brought on by climate change.<p>There’s a growing body of …

Climate Change

Family of woolly mammoth skeletons fail to sell at auction

A complete family of prehistoric mammoth skeletons has failed to sell at auction.<p>The collection of four Ice Age forms went under the hammer for the first time in West Sussex.<p>The highly anticipated lot included a one-year-old infant, only the second known complete baby mammoth skeleton in the …

West Sussex

Ice Age woolly mammoth family go on sale

The ancient animal skeletons are expected to raise up to £400,000 at auction in West Sussex later today.<p>The prehistoric family of four, which were …

UK News

42,000-year-old baby mammoth set for first Australian exhibition

She may be 42,000 years old, but age hasn't been a barrier for Lyuba the baby woolly mammoth making her first trip to Australia.<p>Regarded as the most …

Paleontology

Preserved baby mammoth star of new exhibition

She may be 42,000 years old, but age hasn't been a barrier for Lyuba the baby woolly mammoth making her first trip to Australia.<p>Regarded as the most …

Paleontology