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Peering Into Ancient Ears

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Science  31 Oct 2003:
Vol. 302, Issue 5646, pp. 770-771
DOI: 10.1126/science.302.5646.770

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ST. PAUL, MINNESOTA-- New views of fossil ears, aided by computed tomography scans, are helping reveal how extinct animals walked, swam, and flew--and perhaps even one day what they heard.