Sarah Lewin Frazier, Twenty Twenty, Mongolia discussed on 60-Second Science


Hi, , I'm scientific American Assistant News Editor Sarah Frazier, , and here's a short piece from the August. . Twenty twenty issue of the magazine in the section called it. . He dispatches from the frontiers of science technology and medicine. . The article is titled Quick Hits And it's a rundown of some non corona virus stories from around the globe. . From Canada a new study models how gigantic morphing Blob of liquid iron in Earth's outer core underneath the Canadian Arctic is losing its grip on the north magnetic pole a second intensifying. . Blah below Siberia is pulling the poll away. . From Scotland, , a geologic dating efforts suggests the fossil of millipedes creature found on the island of Cara formed four hundred, , twenty, , five, , million years ago making it possibly the oldest known fossilized land animal older land animals have been spotted indirectly through preserve tracks. . From Tanzania researchers discovered Africa's largest ever collection a fossilized human footprints left in volcanic mud about ten thousand years ago. . Many of them came from a group of Seventeen people mostly women all walking in the same direction. . From Norway archaeologists excavating a twenty meter. . Viking ship buried below farmers field to stop a would eating fungus from destroying it. . Ground penetrating radar had found the ship in two thousand eighteen and a new woods sample analysis revealed that could not be preserved underground. . From Zambia in Mongolia. . Spring satellite tagged Kuku completed an epic twelve thousand kilometer journey from one country to the other. . It had originally been tagged in Mongolia in two thousand nineteen and traverse sixteen countries in his round trip migration. . From Antarctica, , scientists found that King Penguin excrement releases nitrous oxide also known as laughing gas. . It forms a soil bacteria eat the droppings nitrogen rich compounds.

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