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4-24-2019 giantcarnivore

‘Ancient lion’: Meet the largest carnivore we’ve ever discovered

CNN | 
Twenty-three million years ago, a giant carnivore larger than any modern-day lion or polar bear stalked sub-Saharan Africa, according to ...
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Philippines cave yields mysterious new human ancestor: Homo luzonensis

CNN | 
Ancient bones and teeth found in Callao Cave in the Philippines have led to the discovery of a previously unknown ...
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Are we closer to finding life on Mars?

CNN | 
Organic matter has been found on Mars in soil samples taken from 3 billion-year-old mudstone in the Gale crater by ...
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Mystery ‘cocoliztli’ epidemic that wiped out the Aztecs may have been caused by salmonella

CNN | 
In the 16th century, an epidemic known as "cocoliztli" that caused bleeding and vomiting swept through large areas of Guatemala, ...
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Darwin’s mystery animal: Camel-like creature linked to ancient horses finally added to tree of life

CNN | 
After the last of its kind died out about 12,000 years ago, a strange animal that stumped Charles Darwin is ...