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Mar 19, 2015 08:50 AM ET // Jennifer Viegas
A tall, upright beast with slicing teeth was North America's top predator before the reign of dinosaurs.
Mar 18, 2015 02:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
The family tree of horses just took an unexpected turn, as researchers have found horses are related to the strangest animals ever discovered.
Mar 13, 2015 11:30 AM ET // Tanya Lewis, LiveScience
The rhino calf, nicknamed 'Sasha' after the hunter and businessman who found it, is the only complete young specimen of the species ever found.
Mar 6, 2015 02:50 PM ET // Richard Farrell
A Jerdon's babbler has been spotted in Myanmar for the first time in nearly a quarter century.
Feb 12, 2015 02:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Our earliest animal ancestors were a tiny but tough group, reveals newly discovered remains of the world's first tree-dwelling and subterranean mammal ancestors. Continue reading →
Dec 10, 2014 02:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
The earliest known horned dinosaur from North America was not exactly kissable, given its spiky cheekbones and sharp beak. Continue reading →
Nov 7, 2014 09:15 AM ET // Charles Choi, LiveScience
New laser scans of the flightless bird have exposed portions of its anatomy unknown to science, revealing secrets about how the bird once lived.
Oct 15, 2014 02:00 PM ET // Discovery News
Stiff backs and strong joints indicate giant kangaroos may have been hop-less.
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