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Giant species of trilobite found on Kangaroo Island

At up to 30cm long and armed with spines for crushing and shredding food, Australian researchers have identified a previously unknown creature that would have been a giant among its neighbours in the waters off modern-day South Australia.

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Echidna app leads to spike in monotreme research

Technology that allows amateur wildlife enthusiasts to record echidna movements is generating thousands of images to help advance research into the curious egg-laying mammal.

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