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CU-Boulder Study Shows 53-million-year-old High Arctic Mammals Wintered in Darkness
June 1, 2009
Ancestors of tapirs and ancient cousins of rhinos living above the Arctic Circle 53 million years ago endured six months of darkness each year in a far milder climate than today that featured lush, swampy forests, according to a new study led by the University of Colorado at Boulder.
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