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This 120-million-year-old bird may have been one of the first to shake its tail feathers
What are frankincense and myrrh, anyway?
A female hunter’s remains hint at more fluid gender roles in the early Americas
Dinosaurs may have evolved into birds, but early flights didn’t go so well
These insects preserved in amber are still glowing 99 million years later
Crocodiles’ ancient ancestors may have walked on two legs
Meet the Azawakh, the latest breed to enter the Westminster Dog Show
To remain hidden, these beetles sparkle like jewels
A 50-million-year-old school of fish is etched forever in this rare fossil
Ancient poop is helping archaeologists understand a midwestern city’s demise