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Apr 27, 2016 02:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Humans were both hunters and the hunted 500,000 years ago, suggests the gory remains of one unfortunate individual. Continue reading →
Dec 30, 2015 10:05 AM ET // Carlos Spegazzini, AFP
A passer-by found a meter-long shell on a riverbank in Argentina that may be from a glyptodont, an enormous ancestor of today's armadillo.
Dec 17, 2015 01:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Why just swim when you can fly underwater? That’s essentially what an iconic Dino Era marine predator did.
Dec 13, 2015 03:29 PM ET // Laura Geggel, LiveScience
The find reveals that Late Jurassic horned dinosaurs were much more diverse than previously thought.
Oct 7, 2015 02:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Some 48-million-years ago, a horse was about to give birth, but the tragedy that followed has been frozen in time.
Sep 11, 2015 06:37 AM ET // Jennifer Viegas
A larger mouth can improve feasting, as demonstrated by a newly identified prehistoric shark that could take in enormous quantities of food.
Aug 31, 2015 08:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Long before dinosaurs and humans there was a spider relative, shaped like a Greek warship, which swam around Iowa seeking prey.
Aug 11, 2015 11:37 AM ET // Anna Salleh, ABC Science Online
The dinosaurs of Gondwana may have wandered around and died in fields of flowers that were the ancestors of daisies.
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