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Evolution is in the ears of extinct aquatic reptiles

Research of inners ears of aquatic reptiles now extinct has revealed a close resemblance with aquatic animals alive today. The post Evolution is in the ears of extinct aquatic reptiles appeared first on HeritageDaily - Heritage & Archaeology News.
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