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Sep 2, 2015 11:30 AM ET // Sara G. Miller, LiveScience
The fossils are at least 5.8 million years old and could shed light on the evolutionary history of the freshwater mammals.
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.
Aug 14, 2015 11:25 AM ET // Laura Geggel, LiveScience
The tracks are helping researchers understand what types of dinosaurs lived in what is now modern-day northern Germany.
Aug 6, 2015 09:30 AM ET // Laura Geggel, LiveScience
The roughly 10-foot-long (3 meters) creature didn't have tusks as walruses do today but instead sported moderate-sized upper canines.
Aug 3, 2015 09:08 AM ET // Elizabeth Goldbaum, LiveScience
The find is a skull fragment with an unusually large structure in the forebrain called the olfactory bulb, suggesting the dinosaur had a sharp sense of smell.
Feb 13, 2015 04:50 PM ET // Richard Farrell
Misidentified remains provide a missing link that helps resolve a gap of more than 5 million years in fur seal and sea lion evolutionary history.
Feb 5, 2015 09:55 AM ET // Discovery News
A rodent closely related to guinea pigs used its powerful incisors to do more than just bite things.
Jan 20, 2015 12:00 PM ET // Laura Geggel, LiveScience
The reptile is an extinct species called the philydrosaurus, and likely lived during the Early Cretaceous, about 145 to about 100 million years ago.
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