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Scientists Unveil Ancient Sea Monsters Found In Angola

Almost 100 million years ago, when the South Atlantic Ocean was young, giant reptiles prowled the seas. Scientists have found a trove of these ancient creatures in the African nation of Angola.

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Scientists Unveil Ancient Sea Monsters Found In Angola

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