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Turtles Fossilised in Sex Embrace

Science & Tech  (tags: ancient, archaeology, discovery )

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The remains of the 47-million-year old animals were unearthed in the famous Messel Pit near Darmstadt, Germany. They were found as male-female pairs. In two cases, the males even had their tails tucked under their partners' as would be expected from the

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Sue Matheson (79)
Wednesday June 20, 2012, 5:43 pm

John Gregoire (291)
Thursday June 21, 2012, 4:18 am
cool-thanks Marty

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Thursday June 21, 2012, 6:09 am
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