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Fossils of the oldest mammals related to mankind have been discovered on the Jurassic Coast of Dorset by undergraduate Grant Smith and identified by research fellow Steve SweetmanThe findings are published in Acta Palaeontologica Polonica in a paper by Sweetman and co-authors.

Period6 Nov 2017 → 15 Nov 2017

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TitleThese rodent-like creatures are the earliest known ancestor of humans, whales and shrews
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Date15/11/17
DescriptionFossils of the oldest mammals related to mankind have been discovered on the Jurassic Coast of Dorset by Grant Smith and identified by Steve Sweetman.
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Date13/11/17
DescriptionFossils of the oldest mammals related to mankind have been discovered on the Jurassic Coast of Dorset by Grant Smith and identified by Steve Sweetman.
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DescriptionFossils of the oldest mammals related to mankind have been discovered on the Jurassic Coast of Dorset by Grant Smith and identified by Steve Sweetman.
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DescriptionFossils of the oldest mammals related to mankind have been discovered on the Jurassic Coast of Dorset by Grant Smith and identified by Steve Sweetman.
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DescriptionFossils of the oldest mammals related to mankind have been discovered on the Jurassic Coast of Dorset by Grant Smith and identified by Dr Steve Sweetman.
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Date10/11/17
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DescriptionFossils of the oldest mammals related to mankind have been discovered on the Jurassic Coast of Dorset by Grant Smith and identified by Steve Sweetman.
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DescriptionReport on the discovery of fossils of the oldest mammals related to mankind, discovered by Grant Smith, and identified by Steve Sweetman.
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DescriptionReport on the discovery of fossils of the oldest mammals related to mankind, discovered by Grant Smith, and identified by Steve Sweetman.
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DescriptionReport on the discovery of fossils of the oldest mammals related to mankind, discovered by Grant Smith, and identified by Steve Sweetman.
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DescriptionReporting on the discovery of fossils of the oldest mammals related to mankind, discovered by student, Grant Smith, and identified by research fellow Steve Sweetman. The findings were published in a paper by Sweetman, Dave Martill and Grant Smith and reported around the world.
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TitleTeeth of oldest known human ancestor discovered in Dorset
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Date7/11/17
DescriptionReporting on the discovery of fossils of the oldest mammals related to mankind, discovered by student, Grant Smith, and identified by research fellow Steve Sweetman. The findings were published in a paper by Sweetman, Dave Martill and Grant Smith and reported around the world.
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TitleTeeth discovered in Dorset reveal secrets of the origins of modern mammals
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Date7/11/17
DescriptionReporting on the discovery of fossils of the oldest mammals related to mankind, discovered by student, Grant Smith, and identified by research fellow Steve Sweetman. The findings were published in a paper by Sweetman, Dave Martill and Grant Smith and reported around the world.
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Date7/11/17
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Date7/11/17
DescriptionReporting on the discovery of fossils of the oldest mammals related to mankind, discovered by student, Grant Smith, and identified by research fellow Steve Sweetman. The findings were published in a paper by Sweetman, Dave Martill and Grant Smith and reported around the world.
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Date7/11/17
DescriptionReporting on the discovery of fossils of the oldest mammals related to mankind, discovered by student, Grant Smith, and identified by research fellow Steve Sweetman. The findings were published in a paper by Sweetman, Dave Martill and Grant Smith and reported around the world.
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Date7/11/17
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TitleAncient 'rat' from dinosaur era was oldest human relative
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Date7/11/17
DescriptionFossils of the oldest mammals related to mankind have been discovered on the Jurassic Coast of Dorset by undergraduate Grant Smith and identified by research fellow Steve Sweetman. The findings are published in Acta Palaeontologica Polonica in a paper by Sweetman and co-authors.
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Date7/11/17
DescriptionFossils of the oldest mammals related to mankind have been discovered on the Jurassic Coast of Dorset by undergraduate Grant Smith and identified by research fellow Steve Sweetman. The findings are published in Acta Palaeontologica Polonica in a paper by Sweetman and co-authors.
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Date7/11/17
DescriptionFossils of the oldest mammals related to mankind have been discovered on the Jurassic Coast of Dorset by undergraduate Grant Smith and identified by research fellow Steve Sweetman. The findings are published in Acta Palaeontologica Polonica in a paper by Sweetman and co-authors.
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Date7/11/17
DescriptionFossils of the oldest mammals related to mankind have been discovered on the Jurassic Coast of Dorset by undergraduate Grant Smith and identified by research fellow Steve Sweetman. The findings are published in Acta Palaeontologica Polonica in a paper by Sweetman and co-authors.
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Date7/11/17
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Date7/11/17
DescriptionFossils of the oldest mammals related to mankind have been discovered on the Jurassic Coast of Dorset by undergraduate Grant Smith and identified by research fellow Steve Sweetman. The findings are published in Acta Palaeontologica Polonica in a paper by Sweetman and co-authors.
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