By Helen Briggs
BBC News

Artist's impression of the 'forgotten beast'

W S Van der Merwe
Artist’s impression of the ‘forgotten beast’

 

A giant rhino that may have been the origin of the unicorn myth survived until about 35,000 years ago.

via ‘Siberian unicorn’ walked Earth with humans — BBC News – Science & Environment

‘Siberian unicorn’ walked Earth with humans — BBC News – Science & Environment

Evolution, Science, Uncategorized

Almost 100 million years ago, when the South Atlantic Ocean was young, giant reptiles prowled the seas. Scientists have found a trove of these ancient creatures in the African nation of Angola.(Image credit: Madeleine Cook/NPR)

via Scientists Unveil Ancient Sea Monsters Found In Angola — News : NPR

Scientists Unveil Ancient Sea Monsters Found In Angola — News : NPR

Evolution, Fossils, Reptiles, sea creatures, Sea life

BBC News: The first people who populated the Americas

Americas, Evolution, History, Humans

The first people who populated the Americas – http://www.bbc.com/earth/story/20170328-the-first-people-who-populated-the-americas