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Nature museums and gardens worth visiting in Warsaw:
Polish Academy of Sciences Museum of the Earth in Warsaw
Polish Academy of Sciences Center for Biological Diversity Conservation in Powsin
Geological Museum of The Polish Geological Institute – National Research Institute – polish only
University of Warsaw Botanic Garden
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Warsaw Pass – Warsaw Sightseeing Pass
Last Science News
Structure of the inner ear of early lagomorphs
The structure of the inner ear in mammals is highly informative with respect to locomotor agility and hearing sensitivity.
Fossils of the soft tissues of dinosaur tendons have been discovered
Tendons are elements connecting muscles and bones. In most vertebrates, they are flexible and elastic but in dinosaurs (including birds) some of them ossify.
Reconstruction of the retiolitines
Retiolitids are one of the group of graptolites with collagenous skeleton (rhabdosome) formed mostly by a network of lists.
Proteins from fossil otoliths of fish
Otoliths are calcium carbonate components of the inner ear in teleost fish.
Stratigraphy of sediments from the Owadów-Brzezinki site
The Owadów–Brzezinki palaeontological site is a new Jurassic taphonomic window.
Calculated how the dinosaur Plateosaurus breathed
Plateosaurus trossingensis is one of the largest herbivorous Late Triassic dinosaurs…