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'Mega-Clawed' Creature Had a Spider-Like Brain


Science & Tech  (tags: archaeology, discovery, interesting, research, foxxilized brain, extinct, creature, spiders, scorpions )

Giana
- 1252 days ago - news.discovery.com
The discovery of a fossilized brain in the preserved remains of an extinct "mega-clawed" creature has revealed an ancient nervous system that is remarkably similar to that of modern-day spiders and scorpions, according to a new study.



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DaleLovesOttawa O (198)
Thursday October 17, 2013, 8:57 pm
Marvellous, a lot of fascinating photos!
 

Robert Hardy (68)
Thursday October 17, 2013, 10:28 pm
Got to admit, pretty cool.
 

cynthia l (207)
Thursday October 17, 2013, 10:49 pm
Quite interesting thx
 

zora b (85)
Friday October 18, 2013, 2:06 am
Very interesting, thank you Giana.
 

Tanya W (65)
Friday October 18, 2013, 3:38 am
Wow, thanks!
 

Lindsay K (6)
Friday October 18, 2013, 4:00 am
Interesting - thanks for sharing
 

Past Member (0)
Friday October 18, 2013, 5:35 am
An insight to modern life
 

Bob P (396)
Friday October 18, 2013, 6:29 am
Thanks Giana
 

Kerrie G (118)
Friday October 18, 2013, 6:57 am
Noted, thanks.
 

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Friday October 18, 2013, 1:37 pm
noted, thanks
 

Birgit W (160)
Friday October 18, 2013, 3:44 pm
Noted, thanks.
 

Phil P (94)
Friday October 18, 2013, 4:30 pm
Ugh......
 

Winn Adams (200)
Sunday October 20, 2013, 12:11 pm
Noted
 

Dmitry Nikiforov (222)
Monday October 21, 2013, 1:05 am
Thank you!
 

Sergio Padilla (64)
Thursday October 31, 2013, 1:07 pm
Cool
 
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