Human-sized oviraptorid dinosaurs hatched at different times like modern-day birds, say scientists

Spectacular fossilised dinosaur eggs discovered in China expose the two-legged Oviraptorids hatch in the identical way as present day-day birds Experts fired neutrons at fossilised oviraptorid eggs to see their construction Bone construction and shell thickness of the eggs revealed how they developed  The dinosaurs developed at various speeds in […]

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Gene drives work more quickly against problem insects

A scanning electron micrograph (SEM) of Anopheles stephensi, a malaria-transmitting mosquito commonly distribute across Asia and the Middle East and now invading the Horn of Africa. Lauren Holden, Wellcome Assortment By Ian Connellan Fiddling with genetics underpins lots of of the hottest tactics for controlling mosquitoes that unfold malaria and […]