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Bee Fossils Provide Insight Into Ice Age Environment

Bee Fossils Provide Insight Into Ice Age Environment

Newsy (Apr. 12, 2014) Archeologists have found many fossils in the La Brea Tar Pits, including those of saber-tooth tigers and mammoths. Video provided by Newsy
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Daddy Longlegs Once Had 4 Eyes

Daddy Longlegs Once Had 4 Eyes

Newsy (Apr. 11, 2014) A new fossil has revealed daddy longlegs one had an extra pair of eyes. Modern species retain the gene for the extra pair but never develop them. Video provided by Newsy
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Stradivarius Viola Could Bring $45M at Sale

Stradivarius Viola Could Bring $45M at Sale

AP (Mar. 27, 2014) Sotheby's is offering a rare Stradivarius viola in a private sale. It's expected to sell for more than $45 million. The current auction record for a musical instrument was set in 2011 when a Stradivarius violin fetched $15.9 million.(March 27) Video provided by AP
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2 Giant Sea Turtle Fossils Fit Perfectly After 160 Years

2 Giant Sea Turtle Fossils Fit Perfectly After 160 Years

Newsy (Mar. 26, 2014) A paleontologist in New Jersey found the second half of a giant sea turtle fossil more than 160 years after the first half was found. Video provided by Newsy
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