Scientists Discover Two New Species of Ancient, Burrowing Mammal Ancestors

120-MILLION-YEAR-OLD ANIMALS EVOLVED “SCRATCH-DIGGING” TRAITS INDEPENDENTLY Paleontologists have discovered two new species of mammal-like, burrowing animals that lived about 120 million years ago in what is now northeastern China. The new species, described in the journal Nature, are distantly related but independently evolved traits to support their digging lifestyle. They represent the first “scratch-diggers” discovered in this ecosystem. “There are many hypotheses

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First Major Reinstallation of Art of Native America: The Charles and Valerie Diker Collection, Opens April 12

Rotation of the long-term display features recently acquired work by contemporary Indigenous artists  Exhibition Dates: April 12, 2021–ongoing Exhibition Location:  The Met Fifth Avenue, Gallery 746, The Erving and Joyce Wolf Gallery On April 12, The Metropolitan Museum of Art will unveil the first major reinstallation of Art of Native America: The Charles and Valerie Diker Collection, the long-term display that

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The KD14 Brings Back the Strap

Reintroducing a strap to Kevin Durant’s signature line for the first time since the KD7, the KD14 combines a chill, sportswear-inspired vibe with a full-length Zoom Air Strobel set up for serious responsiveness. One constant in Durant’s line has been his curiosity to explore a wide design filter from season to season, spanning sleek low-tops that resemble football boots, plush

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Carissa Moore and Italo Ferreira Win Rip Curl Newcastle Cup Pres. by Corona

Carissa Moore Earns 24th CT Victory, Ties Wendy Botha for Record CT Wins  Italo Ferreira Takes Leader Jersey from John John Florence Rookie Isabella Nichols Kickstarts Career with Runner-up Finish More Available at WorldSurfLeague.com Carissa Moore (HAW) and Italo Ferreira (BRA) won the Rip Curl Newcastle Cup presented by Corona, the second stop on the World Surf League (WSL) 2021 Championship Tour (CT), in three-to-five

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World Surf League Confirms Third Leg of 2021 Championship Tour

California, Mexico, Brazil, and Tahiti to Host CT Events This Year Challenger Series Schedule Confirmed for 2021 More Available at WorldSurfLeague.com/2021 The World Surf League (WSL) announces the updated calendar for the remaining 2021 Championship Tour (CT) leading into the Rip Curl WSL Finals in September. The tour includes a stop in Mexico for the first time in 15 years and the

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The New York Public Library Announces the Finalists for the 2021 Young Lions Fiction Award

The New York Public Library is excited to announce the finalists for the twenty-first annual Young Lions Fiction Award, honoring the work of several brilliant young authors. The finalists are: Meng Jin for Little Gods; Catherine Lacey for Pew; Hilary Leichter for Temporary;  Brandon Taylor for Real Life; C Pam Zhang for How Much of These Hills Is Gold.  Making its debut in 2001, the

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FDA Authorizes Marketing of First Device that Uses Artificial Intelligence to Help Detect Potential Signs of Colon Cancer

Medical device aids clinicians in detecting potential irregularities during colon cancer screening and surveillance /PRNewswire/ — Today, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration authorized marketing of the GI Genius, the first device that uses artificial intelligence (AI) based on machine learning to assist clinicians in detecting lesions (such as polyps or suspected tumors) in the colon in real time during

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Finals Day Called ON at Rip Curl Newcastle Cup Pres. by Corona

Men’s Quarterfinals Start at 8:05 AM AEST  Watch the World’s Best Surfers Battle for the Event Title Watch LIVE at WorldSurfLeague.com The Rip Curl Newcastle Cup presented by Corona, the second stop on the World Surf League (WSL) 2021 Championship Tour (CT), has been called ON in three-to-five foot waves at Merewether. The action will start at 8:05 a.m. AEST with the men’s Quarterfinals,

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Zenith unveils daring new designs in its DEFY collection at Watches and Wonders 2021

At the digital Watches and Wonders 2021 show from 7 to 13 April, the future-thinking watchmaker reaches out to bold individuals who appreciate the alliance of design and performance with DEFY Extreme, its all-terrain chronograph precise to 1/100th of a second. Zenith also explores high frequency through color with luminous new additions to its DEFY collection. Zenith attains new heights of precision with DEFY, a rugged

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