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New Species of Plant-Eating Dinosaur Discovered in Australia

Paleontologists in Australia have found fossil fragments from a new genus and species of ornithopod dinosaur that walked the Earth during the Early Cretaceous epoch. Galleonosaurus dorisae. Image credit: James Kuether. The new dinosaur belongs to Ornithopoda (ornithopods), a major group of herbivorous bird-hipped dinosaurs. Dubbed Galleonosaurus dorisae, it inhabited …

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Dinosaurs Were Unaffected by Climate Change, Flourished before Asteroid Strike, Paleontologists Say

Paleontologists largely agree that the Chicxulub asteroid impact, possibly coupled with intense volcanic activity in India’s Deccan Traps, wiped out non-avian dinosaurs (all dinosaurs except birds) at the end of the Cretaceous period, approximately 66 million years ago. However, there is debate about whether dinosaurs were flourishing before this, or …

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Ancient Tusked Sea Cow Unearthed in Panama

The remarkably complete fossil skeleton of a sea cow with large incisor tusks that lived approximately 20 million years ago (Miocene epoch) has been discovered in Panama. The skull of Culebratherium alemani. Image credit: Aaron Wood. The newly-discovered sea cow, named Culebratherium alemani, is a tusked seagrass-grazing relative of modern …

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Cretaceous Marsupial Lived Above Arctic Circle

Paleontologists have actually discovered a brand-new types of marsupial that lived throughout the Cretaceous duration over the Arctic Circle, the farthest north marsupials have actually ever before been discovered. Unnuakomys hutchisoni. Photo credit score: James Havens. Unnuakomys hutchisoni. Picture credit report: James Havens. The brand-new marsupial, called Unnuakomys hutchisoni, belongs …

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Multicellular Life Began 1.5 Billion Years Earlier than Thought

Approximately 2.1-billion-year-old fossilized tracks uncovered in Gabon recommend the presence of a collection of solitary cells that integrated to develop a slug-like multicellular microorganism that relocated via the mud looking for an extra beneficial atmosphere. Reconstructions of string-shaped frameworks– called Gabonionta– from the website Francevillian in Gabon; white and also …

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New Titanosaurian Dinosaur Unearthed in Tanzania

Paleontologists in Tanzania have in fact situated fossil items from a new ranges of huge dinosaur that walked the Earth about 100 million years back (Cretaceous period). < img course=” size-full wp-image-57766″src=”https://bizwhiznetwork.com/wp-content/plugins/RSSPoster_PRO/cache/79c05_image_6910_1-Mnyamawamtuka-moyowamkia.jpg”alt=”Mnyamawamtuka moyowamkia in its ecological setup. Photo credit report: Mark Witton. “size =”580″elevation= “399”/ > Mnyamawamtuka moyowamkia in its …

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