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Jurassic period had five times more CO2 than today

Last Updated: Tuesday, March 25, 2014, 21:53

Around 250 million years ago when dinosaurs roamed the earth, the earth had five times more carbon dioxide (CO2) than today, research shows.

Chinese super-rat roamed Earth 160 million years ago

Last Updated: Friday, August 16, 2013, 09:52

A fossil of the oldest known ancestor of modern rats -- an agile creature that could climb, burrow and eat just about anything -- has been unearthed in China, scientists said yesterday.

New species of marine reptile found in Iraq

Last Updated: Wednesday, May 15, 2013, 16:58

Ichthyosaurs are marine reptiles known from hundreds of fossils from the time of the dinosaurs.

Jurassic baby dinosaur discovered in China

Last Updated: Sunday, May 05, 2013, 14:32

Scientists have discovered the fossilised skeleton of a baby dinosaur representing a new meat-eating species that roamed 161 million years ago during the late Jurassic Period.