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2020 Articles

7/23/2020 News and Observer: A shark that roamed the primeval sea named in honor of Charlotte man

7/23/2020 The Herald: A shark that roamed the primeval sea named in honor of Charlotte man

7/23/2020 Turco News: 65 Milyon Yillik Yeni Kopek Baligi Turu Kesfedildi

7/23/2020 COla Daily: State Museum curator, team of scientists discover two new fossil shark species

7/23/2020 Myrtle Beach Online: A shark that roamed the primeval sea named in honor of Charlotte man

7/23/2020 Herald Sun: A shark that roamed the primeval sea named in honor of Charlotte man

7/23/2020 Charlotte Observer: A shark that roamed the primeval sea named in honor of Charlotte man

7/23/2020 The Island Packet: A shark that roamed the primeval sea named in honor of Charlotte man

7/23/2020 Count on 2 News: SC museum announces discovery of two new shark species from Paleogene Period

7/23/2020 Bham Now: 65 Million year old ancient fossil shark discovered in Alabama by McWane Science Center

7/23/2020 Mysterious Universe: Two New Species Of Prehistoric Sharks Identified In Southern United States

7/22/2020 WSFA 12 News: New shark species discovered in Lowndes County

7/22/2020 WAFF 48 News: New shark species discovered in Lowndes County

7/22/2020 WTVY: New shark species discovered in Lowndes County

7/22/2020 WTVM 13 News: Two new fossil shark species found by team of scientists from Alabama and South Carolina

7/22/2020: WBRC: New shark species discovered in Lowndes County

7/22/2020 Alabama Newscenter: Birmingham’s McWane Science Center announces two new fossil shark discoveries

7/22/2020 Newsweek: 65 Million-Year-Old Shark Found in Alabama Is New Species

6/30/20 Gulf Coast News Today: Gulf State Park visitor finds a fossilized Great White Shark Tooth

6/29/20 Outerbanks Voice: Is this a 5 million-year-old tooth?

5/15/20 WKRG News 5: Man finds 2.6 to 5 million-year-old Great White Shark tooth on Dauphin Island

2/20/20 Alabama Newscenter: Scientist: Fossils Reveal Alabama Most Biodiverse State in the Country

1/7/20 MSN: Ancient sea turtle fossil found in Alabama named new genus, species

1/12/18 Scientific American: Paleo Profile: The Bryant’s Shark.

1/11/18 MSN: New Ancient Shark Species Discovered in Alabama.

1/11/18 International Business Times: 83 million-year-old Bryant sharks swam in ancient Alabama seas, gave birth to monstrous Megalodon sharks.

1/11/18 Bobo.id: Nenek Moyang Hiu Terbesar Ternyata Berukuran Kecil, Lo!.

1/11/18 Fayerwayer: Arqueólogos descubren nueva especie de tiburón prehistórico.

1/11/18 Sains Kompas: Siapa Sangka, Nenek Moyang Hiu Terbesar Ternyata Punya Gigi Mungil.

1/11/18 Francais Express: New Ancient Shark Species Discovered in Alabama.

1/10/18 International Business Times: 83 million-year-old shark that lived during dinosaur age likely the ancestor of largest ever shark.

1/10/18 The Iraq File: 83 million-year-old shark that lived during dinosaur age likely the ancestor of largest ever shark.

1/10/18 Web Programming Solution: 83 million-year-old shark that lived during dinosaur age likely the ancestor of largest ever shark.

1/10/18 Everything Dinosaur: On the Trail of Megalodon Ancestors: Scientists in Alabama Solve Forty-Year Shark Puzzle.

1/10/18 Newsweek: Cretalamna bryanti: New dinosaur-era shark, ancestor to fierce and ancient Megalodon, discovered in Alabama.

1/9/18 World Fossil Society: Fossil teeth link beast to Earth’s largest shark.

1/9/18 Veda: Nově identifikovaný druh žraloka je pravděpodobně předchůdcem megalodona – největšího žraloka, který kdy obýval naši planetu. Vědci učinili důležitý objev v evoluci těchto predátorů z fosilních nálezů objevených v americké Alabamě.

1/8/18 Cboyl: 巨齿鲨的祖先:与地球上最大的鲨鱼有关的新发现的化石野兽.

1/8/18 Blasting News: Bestia fósil recién descubierta relacionada con el tiburón más grande.

1/8/18 Alabama Newscenter: Alabama scientists have discovered a new shark named for ‘Bear’ Bryant family.

1/8/18 247 Sports: Shark species named after Alabama legend Bear Bryant.

1/8/18 Tinsera: Newfound Fossil Beast Related to Earth’s Largest Shark.

1/8/18 AL.com: Paul ‘Bear’ Bryant now has an ancient shark species named after him.

1/8/18 LiveScience: Megalodon Ancestor: Newfound Fossil Beast Related to Earth’s Largest Shark.

9/4/14 WBHM News: The story of Sloss Quarters.

2/12/14 Weld Birmingham: Ancient bones.