Catch up on stories from the past week (and beyond) at the Slashdot story archive

 



Forgot your password?
typodupeerror

Slashdot videos: Now with more Slashdot!

  • View

  • Discuss

  • Share

We've improved Slashdot's video section; now you can view our video interviews, product close-ups and site visits with all the usual Slashdot options to comment, share, etc. No more walled garden! It's a work in progress -- we hope you'll check it out (Learn more about the recent updates).

×

+ - Ancient Fossils of 380-Million-Year-Old Placoderm Show Evolution of 'Six Pack'

Submitted by Anonymous Coward
An anonymous reader writes "Scientists have found the 380-million-year-old fossils of a pre-historic fish that may help explain how strong abdominals evolved. The placoderm fish from north west Australia may be responsible for these well-developed powerful abdominal muscles that Swedish researchers note are "not unlike the human equivalents displayed on the beaches of the world every summer.""
This discussion was created for logged-in users only, but now has been archived. No new comments can be posted.

Ancient Fossils of 380-Million-Year-Old Placoderm Show Evolution of 'Six Pack'

Comments Filter:

Our informal mission is to improve the love life of operators worldwide. -- Peter Behrendt, president of Exabyte

Working...