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German Fossil Find Changes Timeline

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- 2326 days ago -
German paleontologists say they identified a species of prehistoric marine giant from a time when that family of reptiles was thought mostly to have died out.

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Cheryl B (64)
Friday January 6, 2012, 6:45 pm

Jennifer G (14)
Saturday January 7, 2012, 7:37 am
Cool! I wonder if it's a fluke, or some species died in different times... Hmmm....

Sandy b (4)
Saturday January 7, 2012, 10:04 pm
Wow this is interesting.

Past Member (0)
Saturday January 7, 2012, 10:06 pm
Fascinating find!

peggy p (43)
Saturday January 7, 2012, 11:46 pm
enchanting find

jayasri amma (10)
Sunday January 8, 2012, 4:53 am
so sad

Past Member (0)
Sunday January 8, 2012, 7:59 am

Holly Lawrence (430)
Sunday January 8, 2012, 9:02 am
So sad to veryinteresting. thanks much!lose species ..

Bob hardly here P (394)
Sunday January 8, 2012, 11:23 am
thanks for sharing

Jim P (3257)
Sunday January 8, 2012, 12:45 pm
More and more ancient fossils are being found and dug up.

Makes for fascinating readings.

Ty, Marty.

M B (62)
Sunday January 8, 2012, 2:50 pm
Amazing, thanks for sharing.

Nelson Baker (0)
Sunday January 8, 2012, 2:54 pm

David Menard (43)
Sunday January 8, 2012, 3:09 pm
Cool news that isn't disturbing,depressing,and morbid thats refreshing.

Timothy Demarmels (0)
Sunday January 8, 2012, 5:35 pm
Interesting indeed

Sue Matheson (79)
Sunday January 8, 2012, 6:07 pm

Sue Matheson (79)
Sunday January 8, 2012, 6:08 pm

Matloob ul Hasan (81)
Sunday January 8, 2012, 6:21 pm
Noted, thanks.

Kim C (3)
Sunday January 8, 2012, 6:29 pm
Story shows just how much we still don't know about our ancient world.

Christopher Fowler (82)
Monday January 9, 2012, 8:28 am
More proof of evolution and it's complexities. Creationists will say that this disproves it, but they don't understand that science changes, as needed, when new evidence (such as this) comes along. Science does not ignore the facts in favor of doctrine that never changes and disregards facts and evidence.

Muriel Servaege (53)
Monday January 9, 2012, 12:58 pm

Mary Donnelly (47)
Monday January 9, 2012, 9:15 pm
Thanks Marty--interesting post.

Andrea A (11)
Tuesday January 10, 2012, 2:18 am

George Marshall (1)
Thursday January 12, 2012, 12:17 pm
This is another article that shows that, as new discoveries are made, we must analyse our beliefs and adapt. As new information arrives, new standards are set, especially in the past - periods where no records were kept and no humans were alive.
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