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Mammals may have flown before birds

Mammals may have flown before birds, new fossil discovery suggests Mammals may have flown before birds mongabay.com December 13, 2006 Mammals may have flown before birds according to a fossil…

Whales share human brain cells

Whales share human brain cells Whales share human brain cells mongabay.com November 27, 2006 Whales share brain cells with humans according to a new study published online November 27, 2006…

Blood-sucking lamprey is 360 million years old

Blood-sucking lamprey is 360 million years old Blood-sucking lamprey is 360 million years old mongabay.com October 25, 2006 The parasitic blood-sucking lamprey has remained unchanged for 360 million years according…

Birds evolved from gliding four-legged dinosaurs

Birds evolved from gliding four-legged dinosaurs Birds evolved from gliding four-legged dinosaurs mongabay.com September 22, 2006 Birds may have evolved from gliding four-legged dinosaurs according to new research by a…

500,000-year-old chimpanzee fossil found

500,000-year-old chimpanzee fossil found 500,000-year-old chimpanzee fossil found Rhett A. Butler, mongabay.com September 6, 2005 Palaeontologists discovered the first known chimpanzee fossil while digging near Lake Baringo, Kenya. The find…