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Footprints of the first fish to walk on land


Scientists have discovered the footprints of the first creature that walked on land.

Researchers in the science journal Nature say the discovery of the footprints of a crocodile-like creature has led them to rethink our understanding of the evolution of life.

Pallab Ghosh reports.


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