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Ancient Mammals

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Ancient Mammals

Ancient Mammals

Ancient Mammals

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Hear about small mammals called 'solenodons' that date back to the age of dinosaurs — and could have lived through the asteroid impact that killed the huge reptiles.

Guest:

Al Roca
*Senior scientist, Laboratory of Genomic Diversity at the National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health