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Nov 6, 2014 05:40 PM ET // Laura Geggel, LiveScience
Prehistoric animal tracks in Angola show that a raccoon-size animal, crocodile and dinosaur all drank at the same shallow lake 118 million years ago.
Aug 13, 2014 11:20 AM ET // Becky Oskin, LiveScience
After serving nearly 30 years as a doorstop for a nuclear physicist, a hunk of petrified wood has finally been recognized as a one-of-a-kind find.
Jul 15, 2014 03:30 PM ET // Megan Gannon, Live Science News Editor
More than 18 dinosaur skeletons illegally taken from Mongolia were formally returned to their homeland during a ceremony in New York last week, U.S. authorities announced.
Jun 2, 2014 06:07 PM ET // Tim Wall
Early dogs may have helped humans hunt mammoth, then guard the meat from their wild relatives. Continue reading →
May 29, 2014 11:45 AM ET // Tanya Lewis, LiveScience
Scientists discovered dozens of well-preserved ichthyosaur skeletons in the vicinity of the Tyndall Glacier in the Torres del Paine National Park in southern Chile.
May 28, 2014 02:45 PM ET // Sheila M. Eldred
A tiny bird is the oldest known bird pollinator. Continue reading →
May 28, 2014 09:00 AM ET // Tia Ghose, LiveScience
What were thought to be some of the oldest traces of life on Earth may not have been caused by life at all, new research suggests
May 21, 2014 02:00 PM ET // Charles Choi, LiveScience
Ancient fossils now reveal that the deep sea may be the origin of many lineages of sea creatures found closer to the surface, such as a number of sea stars, sea urchins and snails.
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