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The top 5 most popular scientific papers of May

25 June 2019

Bec Crew

Even tiny tyrannosaurs and synthetic life couldn't topple office politics.

A tally of mass destruction

15 January 2019

Gemma Conroy

A massive study on the planet’s biomass was among the top five most talked-about articles of 2018.

How a disparate team found the world's oldest stone tools

1 April 2016

Mark Zastrow

The incredible story behind a remarkable discovery.