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Tango01 Supporting Member of TMP21 Jul 2020 3:32 p.m. PST

…Hemisphere Doppelgangers

"New Zealand's monster penguins that lived 62 million years ago had doppelgangers in Japan, the USA and Canada, a study published today in the Journal of Zoological Systematics and Evolutionary Research has found.

Scientists have identified striking similarities between the penguins' fossilised bones and those of a group of much younger Northern Hemisphere birds, the plotopterids. These similarities suggest plotopterids and ancient penguins looked very similar and might help scientists understand how birds started using their wings to swim instead of fly…"


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Oberlindes Sol LIC Supporting Member of TMP21 Jul 2020 5:26 p.m. PST

Are sure that they didn't build a vast city on the continent now called Antarctica?

Arjuna22 Jul 2020 4:29 a.m. PST
Tango01 Supporting Member of TMP22 Jul 2020 11:05 a.m. PST



Oberlindes Sol LIC Supporting Member of TMP22 Jul 2020 6:16 p.m. PST

Awesome aggressiveness!

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