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An illustration of a pentecopterus.

Researchers Find Giant Fossilized Sea Scorpion

Posted on September 2nd, 2015

IGS researchers have uncovered fossils of Pentecopterus, an ancient six-foot scorpion-like sea creature named after an ancient Greek warship. (Illustration by Patrick Lynch/Yale University)

A partial woolly mammoth tusk found in Southeast Iowa. Photo by Frank A. Weirich

IIHR Researcher Helps Unearth a Woolly Mammoth

Posted on December 5th, 2012

IIHR researcher Frank Weirich has contributed to the excavation of a woolly mammoth in Southeast Iowa by imaging the entire site using ground-penetrating radar. (Photo by Frank A. Weirich)

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