What took out the trilobites, whose fossils are found all over the world?
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It was either because New Year's Day used to be March 1 or because the Romans used to have a 10-month calendar.
The Republicans used to favor big government, while Democrats were committed to curbing federal power. How did the parties switch stances?
Are you genetically more similar to your mom or dad? Turns out, that's a complicated question to answer.
Jesus' ability to defeat death, heal people and produce food and drink elevated him above Roman gods in the eyes of many people. A wand would have enhanced that image.
Some galaxies are swirling blue disks, others are red spheres or misshapen, clumpy messes or something in between. Why the different configurations?
Single-cell microbes known as bacteria are simpler than most forms of life, yet they are still intriguingly complex.