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“Extinct Animals”

Nov 23, 2015 10:28 AM ET // AFP
The 41-year-old female known as Nola saw her health take a quick turn for the worse.
Oct 5, 2015 07:35 AM ET // Jennifer Viegas
The asteroid and volcanoes that did in the dinos was no match for a family of super tough beaver-like mammals.
Sep 29, 2015 03:55 PM ET // Discovery News
Tiny structures in well-preserved remains point the way to an animal's pigment.
Sep 15, 2015 03:45 PM ET // Mariette Le Roux, AFP
The deep-sea dweller, long thought extinct, has a vestigial lung lurking in its abdomen.
Sep 8, 2015 04:00 PM ET // Discovery News
The only woolly rhinoceros infant specimen ever found has its time of death more accurately fixed after an autopsy.
Aug 31, 2015 03:10 PM ET // Walt Bonner,
A new study demonstrates what the world would look like for mammals if the most destructive super predator of them all had never been around.
Aug 17, 2015 04:15 PM ET // Richard Farrell
The never-before seen, and now extinct, species confirms that the creatures once lived in the Caribbean, where they are not found today.
Jul 23, 2015 02:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Discovery of the world's oldest known snake reveals that it lived among dinosaurs, evolved from lizards, and had four tiny feet.
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