Vandals smash rare dinosaur print in Australia

/ Dec 20, 2017

Vandals smash rare dinosaur print in Australia

Vandals have taken a hammer to a 115-million-year-old dinosaur footprint at a world-renowned site in Australia, with officials Wednesday slamming the "sad and callous" act. The footprint of the medium-size theropod was found by paleontologists in 2006 at Flat Rocks in Victoria state — one ...

Scallops have 200 eyes, which focus like telescopes

/ Dec 1, 2017

Scallops have 200 eyes, which focus like telescopes

Scallops may look like simple creatures, but the seafood delicacy has 200 eyes, which function remarkably like a telescope, using mirrors to focus light, researchers said Thursday. The report in the journal Science relied on microscopic imaging to uncover how scallops see through each of ...