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Brittle star

Credit: Ben Thuy
Ancient fossils now reveal that the deep sea may be the origin of many lineages of sea creatures found closer to the surface, such as a number of sea stars,…Read More »









sea urchins and snails, researchers say.

Shown here, A close-up look of a deep-sea brittle star. [Read full story]   Less «
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