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Raw: X-Ray Unlocks Secrets of Ancient Scroll

Raw: X-Ray Unlocks Secrets of Ancient Scroll

AP (Jan. 20, 2015) Scientists have succeeded in reading parts of an ancient scroll that was buried in a volcanic eruption almost 2,000 years ago, holding out the promise that the world's oldest surviving library may one day reveal all of its secrets. (Jan. 20) Video provided by AP
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Ancient Fossil Could Show Evolution Of Early Jaws

Ancient Fossil Could Show Evolution Of Early Jaws

Newsy (June 11, 2014) Metaspriggina, a 500-million-year-old fossil, is one of the earliest-known vertebrates and may be the first fossil showing the evolution of the jaw. Video provided by Newsy
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7,000-Year-Old Bones of European Reveal Dark Skin, Blue Eyes

7,000-Year-Old Bones of European Reveal Dark Skin, Blue Eyes

Newsy (Jan. 27, 2014) According to researchers, this particular ancient man had a combination of African and European genes that led to dark skin and lite eyes.
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Weird Ancient Fish-Animal With Legs Discovered

Weird Ancient Fish-Animal With Legs Discovered

Buzz60 (Jan. 14, 2014) Scientists have discovered a fish-animal, Tiktaalik roseae, they're saying is a new link in the evolutionary chain when it comes to the development of limbs. The 9-foot crocodile-like, 375-million-year-old creature was first discovered in 2004, but is now taking it's place as an important link. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) has the rest.
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