Fossilised spider 'biggest on record' The female, which lived about 165 million years ago, belongs to a collection of spiders well known today - the golden orb weavers. Until this new fossil turned up in Inner Mongolia, the most ancient example from this grouping, or genus, was about 35 million years old.
Life Spans of Marine Life in the Great Barrier Reef. A Smarter Every Day Infographic. 25% of all Marine life in our oceans live on coral reefs: the Catlin Seaview Survey http://catlinseaviewsurvey.com/gallery
A primitive ocean on Mars held more water than Earth’s Arctic Ocean, and covered a greater portion of the planet’s surface than the Atlantic Ocean does on Earth, according to new results published today. http://www.eso.org/public/news/eso1509/