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Day: February 1, 2017

Humans’ Oldest Ancestor: Bag-Like, Microscopic Sea Creature

Meet your oldest ancestor: a bag-like, super-tiny creature of the sea. Wearing a big mouth on its elliptical body, it was a frightening little fellow. It has been documented in the journal Nature. You’re a Creature of the Ocean Prepare to be horrified. Your oldest ancestor was no more than a millimeter in size. It

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Lost Continent Under Mauritius Discovered by Scientists

Mauritius is hiding a lost continent underneath itself, says a team of researchers whose paper has been published in the journal Nature Communications. Lost World in the Indian Ocean—A Piece of Gondwana The existence of a lost continent in the Indian Ocean, lying beneath the volcanic island of Mauritius, has been confirmed by a group

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