Author

 
Randolph E Schmid

Randolph E Schmid

    Earliest mammals sniffed their way to success
    Earliest mammals sniffed their way to success
    A new analysis of some of the earliest mammals and mammal-like creatures shows their complex brains evolved in stages, starting with the regions...
    Now fingerprints reveal even more clues
    Now fingerprints reveal even more clues
    Scientists have found ways to tease even more clues out of fingerprints' telltale marks -- one in a string of developments that gives modern...
    Catalogue of all living species tops one million
    Catalogue of all living species tops one million
    A worldwide scientific effort to catalog every living species has topped the one-million milestone.
    SA cave yields oldest known jewellery
    SA cave yields oldest known jewellery
    About 75 000 years ago someone living in a cave overlooking the Indian Ocean bored holes in a set of shells and strung them as beads -- the...