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Buried deep in a cave for nearly half a million years, it's still not clear how these Neanderthal ancestors met their end.
A dinosaur feather trapped in amber has an extra surprise — an ancient tick: @GemmaTarlach
DNA from indigenous mummies proves that European settlers wiped natives out.
This fungus has 20,000 genders and can mate with almost every individual in its species just by bumping into them:
King Tut was buried with a dagger made out of a meteorite.