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160mn-yr-old pterodactyl fossil solves dino sex riddle

January 21st, 2011 - 12:49 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 21 (ANI): Scientists from the Universities of Leicester, Lincoln and the Geological Institute, Beijing, have finally solved the mystery of sex between pterodactyls - flying reptiles that lived alongside dinosaurs ... Read more...

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Crater that formed due to dino killing asteroid may yield clues about ancient Maya

September 21st, 2009 - 3:29 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, September 21 (ANI): In a clear case of geology and archaeology complementing each other, scientists have studied the most recent limestone deposits that filled the Chicxulub crater in Mexico, providing accurate ... Read more...

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Archaeologists discover world’s oldest tree sign in Prague

August 13th, 2009 - 4:02 pm ICT by ANI
Prague (Czech Republic), August 13 (ANI): Archaeologists have uncovered a unique 1000-year-old mark engraved into an oak tree near Celakovice in Prague, Czech Republic, which is probably the oldest preserved sign of ... Read more...

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