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Smithsonian Museum displays old human fossils on eve of 100th anniversary

The National Museum of Natural History in Washington, run by the Smithsonian Institution, exhibited more than a hundred early human fossils and artifacts on Wednesday. The display marked the museum’s 100th anniversary.

Scientists get clear evidence on color of dinosaurs

New York, January 28 -- A study lead by China’s Institute for Vertebrate Paleontology has got the first clear evidence of dinosaur colors from 125-million-year-old fossil of dinosaur ‘Sinosauropteryx.’ The ‘Sinosauropteryx’ was an orange colored dinosaur with white stripes on its tail.

Meteor hits roof of doctor's clinic in Virginia

Lorton, VA., January 23 -- A small meteorite hit the roof of Dr. Frank Ciampi’s clinic in Virginia on Monday. There were no reports of injury or loss. Dr. Ciampi practices in a small town of Lorton.