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Palaeontologists Unearth Rare 15-Million-Year-Old Bilby

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

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An ancient fossil of the bilby, Australia's answer to the Easter rabbit, has been discovered at the Riversleigh World Heritage site in north west Queensland.

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DaleLovesOttawa O. (198)
Tuesday March 18, 2014, 7:52 pm
A fascinating discovery, very interesting.

Stevie A. (10)
Tuesday March 18, 2014, 8:34 pm
How timely! And educational as well.

Angela J. (61)
Tuesday March 18, 2014, 9:46 pm
Thank you.

Kerrie G. (135)
Tuesday March 18, 2014, 11:06 pm
Noted, thanks.

Shirley S. (181)
Tuesday March 18, 2014, 11:15 pm
It amazes me how the scientists can date fossils.

Dianne T. (0)
Tuesday March 18, 2014, 11:39 pm
Interesting and adds to our understanding of how the species on Earth have evolved.

Faye Swan (23)
Wednesday March 19, 2014, 12:12 am
Noted - thank you!

paula eaton (30)
Wednesday March 19, 2014, 12:37 am
Thanks. I love archeology.

Nimue Pendragon (325)
Wednesday March 19, 2014, 7:24 pm
Cool :)

Colin Hope (243)
Sunday March 23, 2014, 3:51 am
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