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A geologist from the University of Leicester is part of a team that has uncovered an ancient water flea-like creature from 425 million years ago â€“ only the third of its kind ever to be discovered in ancient rocks.
Word of the Day
- Withering but not falling off, as a blossom that persists on a twig after flowering.
The word 'marcescent' comes from a Latin word meaning 'to wither'.