Monthly Archives: August 2013

The World of Fossil Smuggling

There have been many recent palaeontological findings, such as new dinosaurs and perfectly preserved specimens, from places such as China and Mongolia. These countries do not allow fossils to be exported and taken from them, and this has led to … Continue reading

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Strange Ice Age Mammals

Technically there have been many ‘Ice Ages’ in our geological past, but the most recent glacial period happened during the Pleistocene, from approximately 110,000 to 10,000 years ago. Interestingly enough, an ice age is where there is a long-term reduction … Continue reading

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