Comic books have very much changed in the eyes of society. Once seen as an interest for so-called ‘geeks’, the hobby of reading comic books is now seen as hipster and trendy, with their tales appearing in cinemas everywhere and watched by millions.
St George’s Day - also known as the ‘Feast of George’ - and the final season of Game of Thrones are both happening right now. But what do both phenomenons have in common?
This year has already proven to be successful with regards to impressive scientific discoveries. Only in March were we discussing a new treasure chest of fossils which were unearthed in China and how these led to the discovery of new species. Now, a phenomenon has been unearthed in Peru which sheds new light on how Earth’s ancestors made the transition from land to sea.
After studying the earth for thousands of years, you might have thought we had uncovered all of the ancient artefacts from the beginning of life. But you would be mistaken, as researchers in China have just discovered a treasure chest of fossils dating back to half a billion years ago.