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Researchers say Asteroid hit, bad luck caused extinction of Dinosaurs from Earth

Researchers say Asteroid hit, bad luck caused extinction of Dinosaurs from Earth

A new study suggests dinosaurs were at their most vulnerable stage before the fatal asteroid impact struck earth roughly 66 million years ago. An international team of paleontologists led by the University of Edinburgh studied an updated catalogue of dinosaur fossils, mostly from North America, to create a picture of how dinosaurs changed over the few million years before the ... Read More »

Even five minutes of running a day is good for you, Study

Even five minutes of running a day is good for you, Study

Running for only a few minutes a day – even at slow speeds – may reduce a person’s risk of death from heart disease and other causes compared to someone who does not run, according to a new 15-year study. US researchers decided to assess whether any health benefits were achieved if less than 75 minutes of vigorous intensity exercise ... Read More »

Hitesh Doshi spots error with mountain on $10 bill

Hitesh Doshi spots error with mountain on $10 bill

The Bank of Canada is making a molehill out of a mountain. The central bank had claimed that its new plastic $10 bank notes included an image of majestic Mount Edith Cavell, a prominent peak in the Canadian Rockies south of Jasper, Alta. But a sharp-eyed professor in Toronto, who had hiked the mountain with his family, thought something was ... Read More »