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Why your ancestors would have aced the lengthy bounce

A fifty two-million-yr-previous ankle fossil suggests our prehuman ancestors have been excessive-flying acrobats. For years, scientists thought the ancestors of as we speak’s people, monkeys, lemurs and apes have been comparatively sluggish and deliberate animals, utilizing their greedy arms and … Continue reading

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Dolphin that existed alongside South Carolina coast way back

Researchers have found a species of extinct dolphin off the coast of South Carolina. Paleontology News — ScienceDaily

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Sticking your neck out: How did plesiosaurs swim with such lengthy necks?

When dinosaurs dominated the land, plesiosaurs dominated the oceans. Well-known for his or her extremely lengthy necks — a few of which have been as much as 7 meters lengthy — plesiosaurs have remained an evolutionary thriller for tons of … Continue reading

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Scientists uncover P-meter lengthy carnivorous WORM with snapping jaws

This is a photograph displaying the holotype of Websteroprion armstrongi. Gigantic Worm With Snapping Jaws Lived four hundred Million Years Ago A beforehand undiscovered species of an extinct primordial big worm with terrifying snapping jaws has been recognized by a … Continue reading

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How long did it take to hatch a dinosaur egg? 3-6 months

Researchers have set the timeline it took dinosaurs to incubate at three to six months, depending on the dinosaur. Paleontology News — ScienceDaily

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13th century Maya codex, long shrouded in controversy, proves genuine

The Grolier Codex, an ancient document that is among the rarest books in the world, has been regarded with skepticism since it was reportedly unearthed by looters from a cave in Chiapas, Mexico, in the 1960s. read more (e) Science … Continue reading

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New Species of Dinosaur weighed 50 tonnes and was as long as a cricket pitch discovered

Sauropods were an category of large, four-legged, herbivorous dinosaurs. They had long necks, small heads with blunt teeth, and a small brain. Picture: Hombre D Hojalata Sibirosaurus IS a new species, experts claim: 100-million-year-old dinosaur weighed 50 tonnes and was … Continue reading

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For ancient deep-sea plankton, a long decline before extinction

A new study of nearly 22,000 fossils finds that ancient plankton communities began changing in important ways as much as 400,000 years before massive die-offs ensued during the first of Earth’s five great extinctions. The research suggests that the effects … Continue reading

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For ancient deep-sea plankton, a long decline before extinction

A new study of nearly 22,000 fossils finds that ancient plankton communities began changing in important ways as much as 400,000 years before massive die-offs ensued during the first of Earth’s five great extinctions. read more (e) Science News – … Continue reading

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Mammals began their takeover long before the death of the dinosaurs

New research reports that, contrary to popular belief, mammals began their massive diversification 10 to 20 million years before the extinction of the dinosaurs. Paleontology News — ScienceDaily

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