Month: September 2018

Ancient hominids were too lazy to survive

Homo erectus, the species modern humans may have evolved from, had a good run — literally. These hominids walked upright, ran long distances and made...

Toxic weed thriving on drought in Germany

An “exceptional” year. When Thomas Endrulat of the German Weather Service uses the word “exceptional” with reference to the summer of 2018 in northern Germany,...