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First reported 19 hours ago - Updated 57 mins ago - 1 reports

Sharks are not 'living fossils'

By AFP | AFP  –Modern sharks are not "living fossil" replicas of their prehistoric ancestors but have evolved significantly over millions of years to develop their hallmark design, a consensus-busting study said Wednesday.The newly discovered fossil skull ... [Published Yahoo! UK and Ireland - 19 hours ago]
Entities: Fossil, Vertebrate, SKELETON
First reported 1 hour ago - Updated 1 hour ago - 1 reports

Richard III controversy coming to Stow

THE controversy surrounding the discovery of the skeleton of Richard III beneath a Leicester car park is now coming to Stow.When archaeologists from Leicester University announced last year they had found the remains of the notorious king, it made headlines ... [Published Cotswold Journal - 1 hour ago]
First reported 21 hours ago - Updated 1 hour ago - 5 reports

T. rex gets new home at Smithsonian

WASHINGTON - More than 100 years after dinosaurs were first displayed on the National Mall, T. rex - the king - is joining the Smithsonian collection after a 2,000-mile journey from Montana.Paleontologists and curators unveiled parts of a nearly complete ... [Published Scranton Times-Tribune - 1 hour ago]
First reported 1 hour ago - Updated 1 hour ago - 1 reports

Civilians flee as heavy fighting rages in South Sudan

Heavy fighting near numerous South Sudanese towns and refugee camps displaced hundreds of civilians, many for the second time, aid organization World Vision said on hursday.The country's second city, Malakal, had been completely razed and plundered, according ... [Published The Hindu - 1 hour ago]
First reported 9 hours ago - Updated 2 hours ago - 2 reports

Our vegetarian ancestors were once meat lovers!

New York, April 17 (IANS) In a thrilling discovery, paleontologists have unearthed the earliest ancestor of land-dwelling plant eaters: The striking point is that these tiny animals were once meat lovers who evolved into herbivores."The evolution of herbivory ... [Published News Track India - 2 hours ago]
First reported 6 hours ago - Updated 6 hours ago - 1 reports

Ghost no match for wind

Palmerston North’s newest sculpture, Ghost Tower, proved no match for today’s strong winds, coming off its poles just a week after being assembled.The stainless steel skeleton that took Auckland-based artist Louise Purvis six months to create was blown ... [Published Manawatu Standard - 6 hours ago]
First reported 9 hours ago - Updated 9 hours ago - 1 reports

York County coroner works to identify human skeleton

Updated: Wednesday, April 16 2014, 10:19 PM CDTPosted by: Lea Jolan ( we will learn new information about bones found behind the West Manchester mall last fall.York County coroner Pam Gay says she'll discuss the human remains ... [Published WHP CBS21 - 9 hours ago]
Entities: SKELETON, Gay, Manchester
First reported Apr 15 2014 - Updated 17 hours ago - 3 reports

T. Rex Travels by FedEx, a First for Dino Fossils

WASHINGTON, DC — A FedEx truck backed up to a dock at the National Museum of Natural History in Washington, D.C. yesterday morning and delivered something the museum has not had in 150 years: a nearly complete fossilized T. Rex dinosaur.The T. Rex bones ... [Published Todays Trucking - 17 hours ago]
First reported Apr 15 2014 - Updated Apr 16 2014 - 11 reports

T Rex To Reveal Itself At The Smithsonian

i i Maggie Starbard/NPR Pat Leiggi, right, of the Museum of the Rockies, prepares to move a leg bone of the T rex at the Smithsonian's Natural History Museum in Washington, D.C. on April 15. Maggie Starbard/NPR This week, scientists at the Smithsonian's ... [Published NPR - Apr 16 2014]
First reported Apr 15 2014 - Updated Apr 15 2014 - 2 reports

FedEx successfully ships T-Rex across USA to Washington

A 65 million-year-old Tyrannosaurus Rex has been traveling in a dedicated custom truck via FedEx to the Smithsonian Institution National Museum of Natural History in Washington D.C, USA, and is due to arrive today.The skeleton which is on loan from the ... [Published Supply Chain Digital UK - Apr 15 2014]
First reported Apr 15 2014 - Updated Apr 15 2014 - 2 reports

How to prep a dinosaur for a road trip

One of the most complete T-Rex skeletons ever found is being moved 2,000 miles across America - and the road trip is a tricky task.It's being transported from Montana to Washington DC, where hundreds of millions of people will eventually be able to view ... [Published CBBC - Apr 15 2014]
First reported Apr 15 2014 - Updated Apr 15 2014 - 1 reports

Human skeleton found in forests

Excelsior CorrespondentSrinagar, Apr 14: Police today claimed to have recovered a human skeleton in the forests of Yarwan in Pulwama district and has been sent for DNA sampling to establish its identity.A police spokesman said some locals informed police ... [Published Daily - Apr 15 2014]
Entities: SKELETON, Police, DNA


"It lay in the ground much as it had died on the shores of a stream in Montana just over 66 million years ago" Mr. Johnson said
"Malakal is a ghost town today. People were shot in their hospital beds, and you see human skeletons lying all over the town" said Witkowski
"Eocasea is the first animal to start the process that has resulted in a terrestrial ecosystem with many plant eaters supporting fewer and fewer top predators" Robert Reisz, a professor in the Department of Biology, said
"I can't say for sure when we'll be done, but as long as there are needs, we're going to be working" he said

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Strutting skeletons are hot. Wait...what? This is a brand new ad for calcium supplement Citracal. Country:  United States Commercials:  Health & Beauty ...
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