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Aug 27, 2014 06:40 PM ET // Charles Choi, LiveScience
Unusual fish that walk and breathe air turn out quite differently when raised on land, rather than in water.
Aug 27, 2014 03:20 PM ET // Tanya Lewis, LiveScience
The specimen, approximately 560 million years old, contains fibrous bundles that appear to be muscle tissue, an important evolutionary adaptation.
Aug 5, 2014 12:10 PM ET // Richard Farrell
Foot bones more than 40 million years old, from Antarctica, reveal a creature standing more than 6 and a half feet tall.
Jul 31, 2014 02:00 PM ET // Richard Farrell
Study reveals the key factor behind the transformation of theropods into high fliers.
Jul 29, 2014 12:35 PM ET // Richard Farrell
Birds' eggs show pigment and structural adaptations that let just the right amount of sun reach the embryos.
Jul 30, 2014 11:00 AM ET // Amanda Onion
A chunk of 20-million-year-old amber rediscovered from an old collection reveals a locust with remnants of wings that the insect has since lost. Continue reading →
Jul 28, 2014 06:01 AM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Dinosaurs would still be around today, and humans never would have emerged, if an asteroid hadn't struck Earth right when it did 66 million years ago.
Jul 25, 2014 10:00 AM ET // Tanya Lewis, LiveScience
A newly discovered dinosaur species offers hints that feathers were much more common among the ancient beasts than once thought.
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