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Paleontology

Researchers rediscover lost fossil revealing ancient sea monster
Matthew Jackson

It's amazing what you find when you decide to do a little drawer re-organizing, especially if the drawers you're opening are in a museum.

Scientists find 'living fossil' thought extinct for 2 million years
Matthew Jackson

A lot of species have come and gone on this Earth over the last few million years, but it seems some of those weren't quite as gone as we thought. Scientists have just confirmed the existence of an elusive species of whale that, until now, was believed to have been extinct for two million years.