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Evolutionary Debate Sheds Light On The Age Of Mammals
2012-08-28 13:48:56

April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online 65 million years ago, dinosaurs like Tyrannosaurus and Triceratops disappeared, leaving Earth open to the rise of mammals. These strange creatures are only distantly related to the mammals alive today. One of those unusual mammals, Ernanodon antelios, was only known from a single, highly distorted specimen until recently. This specimen raised more questions than it answered about habits and evolutionary relationships. In the most...


Word of the Day
endocarp
  • The hard inner (usually woody) layer of the pericarp of some fruits (as peaches or plums or cherries or olives) that contains the seed.
This word comes from the Greek 'endon,' in, within, plus the Greek 'karpos', fruit.
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