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The Fairy Tales That Predate Christianity

The Fairy Tales That Predate Christianity Using techniques from evolutionary biology, scientists have traced folk stories back to the Bronze Age.

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The truth about Vikings: Not the smelly barbarians of legend but silk-clad, blinged-up culture vultures

The truth about Vikings: Not the smelly barbarians of legend but silk-clad, blinged-up culture vultures - Mirror Online

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An artist rendering of such a civilization (Credit: Sid Meier's Civilization IV: Beyond the Sword)

Eurypterid (sea scorpions) are an extinct group of arthropods related to arachnids which include the largest known arthropods that ever lived by ramona

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A flatwing cricket that carried on an adaptation that prevents it from making sound but allows it to avoid parasitoids. (Image source: Nathan Bailey)

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Hobbit find shows tiny humans shrank 'rapidly'

Hobbit find shows tiny humans shrank 'rapidly' - BBC News. Scientists have discovered the 700,000-year-old ancestor of the tiny primitive human known as "the Hobbit". Its fossils indicate that the normal-sized primitive humans who first set foot on the Indonesian Island of Flores shrank "rapidly" to become Hobbit-sized.

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Middle Devonian horn coral Enallophrentis inflata

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Diplocaulus – the most famous nectridean – is typically portrayed as here. However, fossils show that these ‘horned’ nectrideans actually had skin webs connecting the tips of their ‘horns’ to their bodies.

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