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Researchers from the British Antarctic Survey and Reading University have shown that moss can come back to life and continue to grow even after being frozen in Antarctic ice for over 1,500 years.
Last Updated: Tuesday, March 11, 2014, 11:13
Researchers has found evidence that the steam and heat from volcanoes and heated rocks allowed many species of plants and animals to survive past ice ages.
Last Updated: Sunday, February 09, 2014, 15:56
Flowering plants may have been a critical source of nutrition for large ancient mammals, shows a new research.
Last Updated: Friday, February 07, 2014, 15:16
A team of researchers has used DNA testing to give a unique view of the diet of large mammals which roamed the northern hemisphere in the last ice-age.
Last Updated: Thursday, February 06, 2014, 12:07
Researchers have said that the gut content from permafrozen woolly rhinos, mammoth and other extinct ice age mammals could help reveal what led to this extinction.
Last Updated: Sunday, January 19, 2014, 14:28
Scientists have warned that the recent lack of activity in sun could lead to a new mini ice age, just like 17th century`s Maunder Minimum, in European countries.
Last Updated: Sunday, December 22, 2013, 09:06
The fifth installement of hit animation series `Ice Age` is set to release on July 15, 2016.
Last Updated: Monday, November 25, 2013, 19:56
The surface of the sun has been surprisingly calm of late -- with fewer sunspots than anytime in the last century -- prompting curious scientists to wonder just what it might mean here on Earth.
Last Updated: Monday, September 09, 2013, 15:39
Researchers have found that the extraordinary “reverse” of global warming has led to a 60 per cent rise in ice-covered ocean, giving way to a new trend dubbed “global cooling”.
Last Updated: Wednesday, September 04, 2013, 19:53
A NASA-led team of scientists has found proof that soot from a rapidly industrializing Europe caused the abrupt retreat of mountain glaciers in the European Alps that began in the 1860s.
Last Updated: Monday, August 26, 2013, 18:33
Penguin populations in Antarctica surged during the Little Ice Age - a cold period between 1500 and 1800 AD, a new study suggests.
Last Updated: Friday, August 16, 2013, 13:00
Analysis of an Antarctic ice core has revealed that warming in the frozen continent began about 22,000 years ago, a few thousand years earlier than suggested by earlier records.
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