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synonyms for fossil

  • relic
  • skeleton
  • specimen
  • trace
  • deposit
  • eolith
  • impression
  • neolith
  • paleolith
  • petrifaction
  • reconstruction
See also synonyms for: fossils
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Similar blackouts many years ago lead the state to transition away from fossil fuels like natural gas to renewable energy.
ENVIRONMENT REPORT: REAL ESTATE SELLERS AREN’T REQUIRED TO DISCLOSE SEA LEVEL RISE RISKMACKENZIE ELMERAUGUST 24, 2020VOICE OF SAN DIEGO
The amount of sea level rise depends roughly on how much fossil fuels humans burn in the coming decades causing global temperatures to spike, which eventually leads to the melting of ice in the Arctic and Antarctic and swelling of the oceans.
NOBODY’S TALKING ABOUT THE SPORTS ARENA FLOOD ZONEMACKENZIE ELMERAUGUST 19, 2020VOICE OF SAN DIEGO
We know them from the fossils, footprints and tools they left behind.
LET’S LEARN ABOUT EARLY HUMANSBETHANY BROOKSHIREAUGUST 19, 2020SCIENCE NEWS FOR STUDENTS
The energy transition is not only about using green fuels instead of fossil fuels, and then it’s over.
IS ECONOMIC GROWTH THE WRONG GOAL? (EP. 429)STEPHEN J. DUBNERAUGUST 13, 2020FREAKONOMICS
These agreements offer an opportunity to push traditional and mostly fossil fuel-based power companies toward more renewable energy and could help slow the warming of the planet.
ENVIRONMENT REPORT: ONE WAY TO FORCE COMPANIES TO EMIT LESS CARBONMACKENZIE ELMERAUGUST 10, 2020VOICE OF SAN DIEGO
Sempra Energy is also investing in gas production and the exporting of fossil fuels to other countries in a time that we need to prioritize clean energy.
FRANCHISE FEE DEAL IS A CHANCE FOR THE CITY TO MAKE MUCH-NEEDED CHANGESPIA PISCITELLIJUNE 23, 2020VOICE OF SAN DIEGO
Until hominid fossils are found at Fa-Hien Lena, it’s hard to say who occupied the site, says New York University archaeologist Justin Pargeter.
CLUES TO THE EARLIEST KNOWN BOW-AND-ARROW HUNTING OUTSIDE AFRICA HAVE BEEN FOUNDBRUCE BOWERJUNE 12, 2020SCIENCE NEWS
Using fossil fuels releases far more methane — a potent greenhouse gas — than people had thought.
FOSSIL FUELS APPEAR TO RELEASE FAR MORE METHANE THAN WE THOUGHTCAROLYN GRAMLINGMAY 29, 2020SCIENCE NEWS FOR STUDENTS
Sharp cuts in the use of fossil fuels will be needed to reach emissions targets set in 2015 by the United Nations’ Paris Agreement.
CO2 EMISSIONS HAVE NOSEDIVED AS COVID-19 KEEPS PEOPLE HOMECAROLYN GRAMLINGMAY 27, 2020SCIENCE NEWS FOR STUDENTS
That estimate is based on studying fossils and seafloor sediments collected closer to the equator.
A RAINFOREST ONCE GREW NEAR THE SOUTH POLECAROLYN GRAMLINGMAY 11, 2020SCIENCE NEWS FOR STUDENTS
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