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100-million-year-old amber preserved oldest animal societies

100-million-year-old amber preserved oldest animal societies

Among vertebrates, eusociality is found in just two species of African mole rats.

Feb 13, 2016, 13:11 PM IST

'Newly identified' 100 Million-year-old grass could be the oldest on Earth!

Scientists have found a 100 million-year-old specimen of grass preserved in amber in Myanmar.

May 15, 2015, 18:23 PM IST

Cockroach from dinosaur era was fearsome night-time hunter

A 100-million-year-old cockroach specimen found preserved in amber is part of a new family of extinct predatory cockroaches that hunted at night, scientists say.

May 03, 2015, 16:06 PM IST

Rajasthan: 12 persons hurt in vehicles pile-up

Twelve people were on Tuesday injured when several vehicles piled-up as dense fog reduced visibility on the national highway near Amber here, police said.

Jan 13, 2015, 15:25 PM IST

12 persons hurt in vehicles pile-up in Jaipur

12 people were on Tuesday injured when several vehicles piled-up as dense fog reduced visibility on the national highway near Amber here, police said.

Jan 13, 2015, 15:08 PM IST

RAC constable found dead in Jaipur

A constable of Rajasthan Armed Constabulary was on Sunday found dead in Amber area, police said.

Jan 05, 2014, 16:52 PM IST

Amber could help study evolution of Earth`s atmosphere

Researchers analyzed modern and fossil plant resins to reconstruct the composition of the Earth`s atmosphere of the last 220 million.

Nov 19, 2013, 11:56 AM IST

100-million-year-old spider fossil found

Scientists have discovered an ancient fossil of a spider attacking a wasp during the dinosaur age, estimated to be 100 million years old.

Oct 09, 2012, 15:06 PM IST

Feathers in amber reveal dinosaur diversity

In science fiction, amber preserved the DNA that allowed rebirth of dinosaurs in Jurassic Park. In real life, amber preserved feathers that provide a new image of what dinosaurs looked like.

Sep 15, 2011, 21:46 PM IST