Creationists in New Zealand have sent an offensive pamphlet to households in Kawerau. In it, they mock the theorem of evolution by insinuating that people of colour must be more closely related to chimpanzees.
Primary science lesson plan. Year 6 Evolution and inheritance: Natural selection. Learn that animals and plants have changed over time and that fossils provide information about living things from earth's past.
A new fossil discovery, named Heteronectes (meaning 'different swimmer'), was found in 50 million year old marine rocks from northern Italy. This study provides the first detailed description of a primitive flatfish, revealing that the migrated eye had not yet crossed to the opposite side of the skull in early members of this group.