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Waterfall-Climbing Cavefish Walks Like A Land Animal

A blind, sauntering cavefish in Thailand can climb up steep, slick rocks in rapidly flowing ocean thanks to a pelvis bone thats singularly similar to that of four-legged landlubbers. The conclusions, published in Scientific Reports the coming week, could help us understand the transition from finned to limbed appendages that took place some 420 million … Read More