The Tetrapodophis amplectus, or "four-legged hugging snake," may have used its limbs to grip prey or hold onto mating partners.
A new study finds ancient sloths were much different than the tree-dwellers of today.
Also on this day in 2020 police arrested several political activists who were planning to camp out a day early at the Democracy Monument in Bangkok, Thailand, the site of an anti-government rally. See more top news photos as selected by the Associated Press.
Also on this day in 2020 Brussels decided that all bars, dance halls and cafeterias would have to close for a month to counter a surge in coronavirus cases, leaving beer lovers and revelers in a bind. See more top news photos as selected by the Associated Press.
It might not be what you would consider “luxury,” but at the time it was about as high-tech as they come.
Also on this day in 2020 thousands of enraged students and workers staged rallies across Indonesia in opposition to a new law they said would cripple labor rights and harm the environment. See more top news photos as selected by the Associated Press.
Also on this day in 2020 authorities in Sri Lanka widened a curfew and warned of legal action against those evading treatment for COVID-19 after reporting an escalating cluster centered around a garment factory in the capital's suburbs. See more top news photos as selected by the Associated Press.
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Global warming is now allowing researchers to discover artifacts once sealed under glacial ice.