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Small horned dinosaur from China, a Triceratops relative, walked on two feet

Auroraceratops, a bipedal dinosaur that lived roughly 115 million years ago, has been newly described by paleontologists. More than 80 individuals of this species have been found in China’s Gansu Province. Paleontology News — ScienceDaily

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Our human ancestors walked on two feet but their children still had a backup plan

More than 3 million years ago, our ancient human ancestors, including their toddler-aged children, were standing on two feet and walking upright, according to a new study. Paleontology News — ScienceDaily

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118 Trillion Cubic Ft of Fuel Buried in Rock

So-referred to as “unconventional” deposits of oil and fuel are present in shale, a kind of layered, high-quality grained rock. Dana283/Shutterstock A Time Capsule Containing 118 Trillion Cubic Ft of Fuel Is Buried in Northern Australia Two to 3 kilometres … Continue reading

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Massive L.A. Earthquake Might Trigger Seashore Areas to Sink As much as three Ft in Seconds

Huge L.A. Earthquake Might Trigger Seashore Areas to Sink As much as three Ft in Seconds The Newport-Inglewood fault has lengthy been thought-about one in every of Southern California’s prime seismic hazard zones as a result of it runs beneath … Continue reading

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Chimpanzee feet allow scientists a new grasp on human foot evolution

An investigation into the evolution of human walking by looking at how chimpanzees walk on two legs is the subject of a new research paper. Paleontology News — ScienceDaily

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New human ancestor’s feet resemble our own, Dartmouth scientist finds

As a specialist in fossil feet, Dartmouth anthropologist Jeremy DeSilva has scrutinized Homo naledi, the latest addition to the human ancestral lineage, which was announced Sept. 10. read more (e) Science News – Paleontology & Archaeology

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