A statue of the deity Ptah was found buried with other “dead” statues, including of a sphinx, baboon, and cat.
Researchers are trying to confirm whether mammoths in the area traveled together as a social group, and to learn where they traveled and what they ate.
Hurricanes can be death sentences for coral and sea creatures that are territorial, or for creatures that are slow swimmers.
Finding naturally mummified animals is not an everyday occurrence, but rising global temperatures might make it more likely.
The state expects to lose almost 4,200 megawatts during the eclipse, which will partially darken the state from about 7:45 am to 12:45 pm PT on Aug. 21.
The 26-foot-long Luskhan itilensis, found in 2002 along the banks of the Volga River in Russia, has been classified by researchers as a new species.
Botulism infection results in muscle weakness, blurred or double vision, dry mouth, and slurred speech — and can be fatal if left untreated.
The record-breaking pepper isn't recommended for eating, because it may be the last thing a person ever tastes.
The 4-inch-long creature, named Tokummia katalepsis, was discovered in sedimentary rock in Kootenay National Park in British Columbia.
Archaeologists in China found small wooden figures standing over several tiny looms, with the earliest 8,000 years old and about the size of a child's toy piano.