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Unearthed 380-million-year-old extraordinary heart—bringing a new dawn to evolution

Unearthed 380-million-year-old extraordinary heart—bringing a new dawn to evolution

Researchers have discovered the 380-million-year-old fossil Gogo fish with a 3D preserved heart. Pictured is the Museum of Western Australia. Image credit: Yasmine Phillips, Curtin University Paleontologists have discovered a 380-million-year-old heart in an ancient jawed fish – the oldest heart ever found – and a separate fossil liver, stomach and intestines The evolution of …

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Dinosaur ribcage unearthed in 'shocking' backyard find

Dinosaur ribcage unearthed in ‘shocking’ backyard find

In early August, a team of Portuguese and Spanish researchers unearthed what they believed to be the fossilized bones of a brachiosaurus-like sauropod at the Agudo Mountains in Pombal, Portugal, according to a press release issued last week. Sauropods – including the world’s largest dinosaurs — were herbivorous dinosaurs, recognized by their long necks and …

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