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Preserving Icky

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Preserving Icky

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Preserving Icky

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Amy Mayer reports on an unusual partnership between a University of Alaska paleontologist and an Army helicopter unit. Their cooperation has led to the recovery of an important prehistoric fossil, and a unique training exercise for a group of soldiers.

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