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9.7-million-year-old teeth discovery in Germany could re-write human history - USA TODAY dans Informatique / Multimedia
Google News - Sci/Tech 2017-10-21 17:10:00


USA TODAY
9.7-million-year-old teeth discovery in Germany could re-write human history
USA TODAY
The great ape teeth found in Eppelsheim last year could topple the understanding of our earliest history. Herbert Lutz, head of the excavation team, tells Deutsche Welle what the find means to him — and how it almost didn't happen. A little over a ...
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Ancient Science: Mysterious Babylonian Tablet Could Hold Mathematical Secrets For Today's Researchers - Newsweek dans Informatique / Multimedia
Google News - Sci/Tech 2017-08-25 11:02:00


Newsweek
Ancient Science: Mysterious Babylonian Tablet Could Hold Mathematical Secrets For Today's Researchers
Newsweek
An ancient Babylonian tablet whose purpose has been a longstanding mystery reveals that the ancient Mesopotamian civilization beat the Greeks to the discovery of trigonometry by more than 1,000 years, researchers say—and their methodology might...

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Ancient Tablet May Show Earliest Use of This Advanced Math - National Geographic dans Informatique / Multimedia
Google News - Sci/Tech 2017-08-25 03:16:05


National Geographic
Ancient Tablet May Show Earliest Use of This Advanced Math
National Geographic
A new study claims the tablet could be one of the oldest contributions to the the study of trigonometry, but some remain skeptical. Solving an Ancient Tablet's Mathematical Mystery. By Sarah Gibbens. PUBLISHED August 24, 2017. For nearly 100 years, the ...
This ancient...

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Humans, meet the ancient sea creature at the other end of your family tree - Los Angeles Times dans Informatique / Multimedia
Google News - Sci/Tech 2017-02-01 00:31:41


Los Angeles Times
Humans, meet the ancient sea creature at the other end of your family tree
Los Angeles Times
A tiny wrinkled sack with a big mouth and no anus may well be the earliest-known of humans' forebears. Meet Saccorhytus coronarius, a 540-million-year-old critter the size of a grain of sand, whose fossil remains were discovered in China. Scientists ...
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Scientists Describe Ancient Bag-Like Sea Creatures From China - NPR dans Informatique / Multimedia
Google News - Sci/Tech 2017-01-30 22:36:41


NPR
Scientists Describe Ancient Bag-Like Sea Creatures From China
NPR
Scientists have described a new kind of sea creature in what's now central China. It lived 540 million years ago, and the tiny, baggy organism could occupy a peripheral spot on our own evolutionary tree. When scientists like Simon Conway Morris ...
Is this ancient, bag-like sea creature our earliest...

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Is this ancient, bag-like sea creature our earliest ancestor? - CNN dans Informatique / Multimedia
Google News - Sci/Tech 2017-01-30 20:26:23


CNN
Is this ancient, bag-like sea creature our earliest ancestor?
CNN
(CNN) Microfossils found in China have revealed what could be our earliest known ancestor on the tree of life, researchers say. But don't go looking for a resemblance. Saccorhytus, which looks a little like the "chestburster" from "Alien," was a tiny ...
Scientists find 'oldest human...

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Scientists find 'oldest human ancestor' - BBC News dans Informatique / Multimedia
Google News - Sci/Tech 2017-01-30 17:13:54


Live Science
Scientists find 'oldest human ancestor'
BBC News
Researchers have discovered the earliest known ancestor of humans - along with a vast range of other species. They say that fossilised traces of the 540-million-year-old creature are "exquisitely well preserved". The microscopic sea animal is the ...
Bag-like sea creature was humans' oldest known...

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Sony Entertainment CEO to step down to focus on Snap - CNET dans Informatique / Multimedia
Google News - Sci/Tech 2017-01-14 00:50:51


CNET
Sony Entertainment CEO to step down to focus on Snap
CNET
Michael Lynton, CEO of Sony Entertainment, was one of Snapchat's earliest investors. Photo by Matt Winkelmeyer, Getty Images. Snapchat's parent company is gearing up for an IPO this year, and it's made another personnel change before it goes public.
Sony Entertainment CEO Michael Lynton stepping down to...

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Sony Entertainment CEO Michael Lynton stepping down to focus on Snap - MarketWatch dans Informatique / Multimedia
Google News - Sci/Tech 2017-01-13 23:58:13


MarketWatch
Sony Entertainment CEO Michael Lynton stepping down to focus on Snap
MarketWatch
Sony Corp.'s entertainment chief, Michael Lynton, is stepping down to devote his time to the chairmanship of the board of Snap Inc. ahead of its public stock offering planned for later this year. Lynton, who along with his wife was one of the earliest ...
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Twitter to cut 9% of its global workforce - New York Daily News dans Informatique / Multimedia
Google News - Sci/Tech 2016-10-27 13:42:54


New York Daily News
Twitter to cut 9% of its global workforce
New York Daily News
NEW YORK — Twitter, seemingly unable to find a buyer and losing money, is cutting about 9 percent of its employees worldwide. The social media site has failed to keep pace with rivals Facebook, Snapchat and Instagram and in recent months, rumors that ...
Twitter to lay off 9% of...

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