Monthly Archives: February 2019

A possible new species almost found — but lost

Brian Coad recounts the tale of a possibly new blind cave fish species that had him hooked, but sadly was lost. Continue reading

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Champsosaurus: CT scanning reveals its ear openings really were on the bottom of its skull

Carleton University student Thomas Dudgeon gets into the heads of the museum’s Champsosaurus to solve a Cretaceous ear mystery. Continue reading

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