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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
- Having no light.
- Of or relating to the region of a body of water that is not reached by sunlight and in which photosynthesis is unable to occur.
The word 'aphotic' comes from Greek roots meaning 'without' and 'light'.