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        Paleobiology: Unearthing Fossil Whales | Smithsonian Science How

        Uncover fossilized whales in Panama, Canada, and Chile. Meet Dr. Nick Pyenson, a paleontologist at the National Museum of Natural History. Join him in probing the evolutionary mysteries in fossil whale skeletons. Consider what whale remains can tell you about past environments. See how modern digitization techniques can be used to study large fossils at a paleontology field site. Learn how Nick and his team are analyzing fossil whales along with other data to enhance our understanding of whale paleontology.

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