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May 7, 2015 12:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Which came first: heads or brains? One of the oldest brains ever discovered is helping to answer that question and more.
Apr 22, 2015 02:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Male and female dinosaurs from the same species sported different looks.
Apr 7, 2015 07:00 AM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Brontosaurus, the “thunder lizard,” is back after having been previously misidentified and stripped of its name. Continue reading →
Apr 1, 2015 02:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
From polka dots to flashy tie-dyed resembling designs, seashells back in the day sported a variety of colors and patterns. Continue reading →
Mar 27, 2015 11:00 AM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Traits associated with butterflies, lobsters and spiders are all present in a newly found super ancient creature that gave rise to these and other modern species. Continue reading →
Mar 23, 2015 08:01 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
The huge amphibian from what is now Portugal used to clamp its toilet seat-shaped head around the ancestors of dinosaurs.
Mar 11, 2015 02:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Today's tiny shrimp had gigantic ancestors that were easy-going creatures, making today's predatory shrimp look like bullies by comparison.
Mar 3, 2015 07:01 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
The young dinosaur likely didn't die from starvation, according to the new, likely highly accurate estimate. Continue reading →
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