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The fossilized remains of two pterosaurs — winged reptiles that flew sky high during the dinosaur age — suggest that the beasts were closely related to the gigantic Quetzalcoatlus northropi, the largest pterosaur on record, new research finds.
Firefighters were forced to decapitate a boa constrictor that had latched its teeth onto a woman's nose and wound its body around her neck. The woman survived, but the incident raises the question: Do boas typically attack the faces and necks of people?