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Australian dinosaur had natural ‘high-heel,’ researchers suggest

An Australian dinosaur appears to have walked on a natural kind of “high heel,” researchers suggest. Continue reading

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Teenager finds prehistoric jaw bone of mastodon on Iowa farm: report

A teenager got a big surprise while looking for arrowheads on an Iowa farm. Continue reading

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Car-size ‘sea monster’ terrorized Triassic oceans

A crocodile-like beast the length of a Volkswagen Beetle terrorized prey in the late Triassic oceans about 210 million years ago, a new study finds. Continue reading

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Dogs sacrificed by Shang Dynasty were just pups. Some were even buried alive.

Life was short and sometimes brutal for many of the dogs of China’s Shang Dynasty. Continue reading

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Amazing dino discovery: Fossil of tiny Tyrannosaurus rex ‘relative’ found

A tiny 3-foot-tall relative of the Tyrannosaurus rex has been discovered and named. Continue reading

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Ancient millipede walked with dinosaurs, died in a sticky trap

About 99 million years ago, a Cretaceous millipede scampered over the forest floor in what is now Southeast Asia. Continue reading

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Ice Age bear and wolf-like creature found in underwater Mexican cave

Divers excavating an underwater cave in Mexico have discovered the bones of giant meat eaters that lived there during the last ice age, a new study reported. Continue reading

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Fossils of the first winged mammals dating back 160M years, discovered

Fossils of the first winged mammals dating back 160 million years to the age of the dinosaurs have been discovered. Continue reading

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‘Utterly bizarre’ chimera crab fossil discovered: ‘Makes you wonder ‘what else is out there’

Paleontologists have unearthed the fossil of an ancient crab that lived between 90 and 95 million years ago and is so “utterly bizarre” it literally perplexed the researchers. Continue reading

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Loch Ness monster mystery solved? Study claims ancient dinosaur discovery influenced delusion

Reports that a creature was living in Scotland’s Loch Ness go back to the 6th century, but a new study suggests that the legend of the Loch Ness monster and other long-necked “sea monsters” may have been influenced by something very real and even more … Continue reading

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Indiana farmers uncover ancient mastodon bones

Workers installing a new sewer on an Indiana farm made a mammoth discovery this week — 13,000-year-old mastodon bones. Continue reading

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Four-legged whale that lived 40 million-years-ago found off coast in Peru

Fossils of a four-legged whale that lived off the coast of Peru more than 40 million years ago have been discovered by researchers. Continue reading

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