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A bizarre dinosaur described as a cross between "a bird, a vampire and a porcupine" has been identified from fossils in South Africa. (via BBC News)
Anteater (Eurotamandua joresi) 47 Mio Years, Messel in Germany "Messel on Tour“ Exhibition in Europe
The creature, named Darwinius masillae by the paper’s authors, lived an estimated 47 million years ago and is the first example of a previously unknown genus of primate. Thanks to @Monica Bianchi
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Fossil skull of Pakicetus (a whale)
The world's oldest fossil of a salamander has been discovered. Six fossils of 157 million year old salamanders were found embedded in volcanic ash in an ancient lake bed in western Liaoning Province, China. Photo: Mick Ellison, American Museum of Natural History/Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences Posted on March 25, 2012
The discovery of a baby Tyrannosaurus Rex dinosaur, nicknamed Otto by paleontologists in Bavaria, is being hailed as a sensation in Germany where the government has already ruled it cannot leave the country. Hair and traces of skin have also been found on the skeleton.