fossils

Filipino archeologist Armand Salvador Mijares shows bones and teeth they recovered from Callao Cave belonging to a new specie they called Homo luzonensis during a press conference in metropolitan Manila, Philippines on Thursday, April 11, 2019.
Aaron Favila/AP Photo
April 11, 2019 - 10:42 am
By Jim Gomez, Associated Press MANILA, Philippines (AP) — Archaeologists who discovered fossil bones and teeth of a previously unknown human species that thrived more than 50,000 years ago in the northern Philippines said Thursday they plan more diggings and called for better protection of the...
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In this Sept. 12, 2018, photo, a dinosaur model stands near the site of a future dinosaur museum in Yanji, China.
AP Photo/Christina Larson
October 25, 2018 - 11:12 am
By Christina Larson, AP Science Writer YANJI, China (AP) — At the end of a street of newly built high-rises in the northern Chinese city of Yanji stands an exposed cliff face, where paleontologists scrape away 100 million-year-old rock in search of prehistoric bones. Like many fossil excavation...
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The researchers were digging in the Canadian Arctic when they found the fossil of a fish about 5 feet long with sharp teeth.
Delaware Valley University
Lynne Adkins
August 12, 2018 - 1:13 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A group of scientists from the Philadelphia area were part of a team that made an exciting discovery in Canada. The researchers were digging in the Canadian Arctic when they found the fossil of a fish about 5 feet long with sharp teeth — quite the predator, noted...
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