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Ancient stork tracks found in Japan

2,400-year-old bird tracks belonging to a stork have been found in Osaka Prefecture in Japan. The tracks, discovered in the remains of a rice field in the area bordering between Higashi Osaka and Yao, Osaka, in 1996, are believed to be from the early Yayoi Period, dating back some 2,400 years,

Did giant storks hunt Indonesian “hobbits”?

Fossils of a giant stork have been found on the same Indonesian island as Homo floresiensis, a.k.a. the hobbits, and some are hypothesizing that it may have been capable of hunting juvenile members of the species. They found fossilised fragments of four leg bones in the Liang Bua caves on