Millipede from Scotland is world’s oldest-known land animal

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – A fossilized millipede-like creature discovered in Scotland may represent the oldest-known land animal, a humble pioneer of terrestrial living 425 million years ago that helped pave the way for the throngs that would eventually inhabit Earth’s dry parts. Researchers said the fossil of the Silurian Period creature, called Kampecaris obanensis and unearthed…

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Indonesia reports 700 new coronavirus infections

JAKARTA (Reuters) – Indonesia reported on Sunday 700 new coronavirus infections, taking the tally in the Southeast Asian nation to 26,473, said health ministry official Achmad Yurianto. Yurianto reported 40 new deaths from COVID-19, taking the total to 1,613, while 7,308 have recovered. Reporting by Tabita Diela and Heru Asprihanto; Editing by Jacqueline WongOur Standards:The…

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