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Why The Amazon's Biggest Fish Is Quickly Going Extinct

Why The Amazon's Biggest Fish Is Quickly Going Extinct

Newsy (Aug. 14, 2014) — According to a new study in Brazil, the massive arapaima fish is quickly becoming extinct in some parts of the Amazon basin. Video provided by Newsy
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Fossils Reveal Ancient Flying Reptile With 'Butterfly Head'

Fossils Reveal Ancient Flying Reptile With 'Butterfly Head'

Newsy (Aug. 14, 2014) — Newly found fossils reveal a previously unknown species of flying reptile with a really weird head, which some say looks like a butterfly. Video provided by Newsy
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Genetically, Close Friends Are Like Distant Cousins

Genetically, Close Friends Are Like Distant Cousins

Newsy (July 14, 2014) — A new study says people tend to make friends with those who are genetically more like ourselves. Video provided by Newsy
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Fossil Of Largest Flying Bird ID'ed ... And It's Terrifying

Fossil Of Largest Flying Bird ID'ed ... And It's Terrifying

Newsy (July 8, 2014) — Researchers say they've identified a fossil unearthed more than 30 years ago as the largest flying bird, well, ever. Time to run and hide, everyone. Video provided by Newsy
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