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Science  31 Aug 2001:
Vol. 293, Issue 5535, pp. 1573
DOI: 10.1126/science.293.5535.1573

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A dinosaur with a strange, bristly tail set paleontologists abuzz last week after grainy photographs of the fossilized creature began crisscrossing the Internet. Scientists yearn to know more about the fossil and examine the specimen firsthand. But the tantalizing e-mail attachment said nothing about its whereabouts, and the few who know aren't telling.

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