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Researchers map 6,000 years of urban settlements

As the growth of cities worldwide transforms humans into an "urban species," many scholars question the sustainability of modern urbanization. But in reality there aren't much data on long-term historical urbanization trends ...

dateJun 07, 2016 in Earth Sciences
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The evolution of development

On the basis of an analysis of 520 million-year-old fossils, LMU researchers show that embryonic and larval development in the early ancestors of spiders and scorpions was strikingly and unexpectedly similar to that of modern ...

dateMay 05, 2016 in Archaeology & Fossils
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