Hanging Out at an Ancient Oasis - Science AAAS

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  1. octobot

    octobot Robotic Staff Staff Member Robotic Staff

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    7 [SIZE=-1]Analyses of the fossils of ammonites, long-extinct relatives of today's squid and octopi, unearthed in South Dakota suggest that some of the creatures (artist's reconstruction shown) lived their entire lives at seafloor oases nourished by methane-rich ...[/SIZE]
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    tonmo Titanites Staff Member Webmaster Moderator

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    Stuck this.
     
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    cuttlegirl Colossal Squid Supporter Registered

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    Interesting - I always wondered why ammonites hung out in South Dakota...
     
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    DWhatley Cthulhu Staff Member Moderator

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    Nice to see someone putting together ideas and testing them from the abundance of life we have found around chemical and not photosynthetic bases.
     

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