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15 million-year-old whale skull found on banks of Potomac River

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Courtesy Calvert Marine Museum - This 15-million-year-old whale skull was recovered July 20 at Stratford Hall, Va. Calvert Marine Museum officials say the skull is 6-feet long and the entire whale would have been at least 25-feet long.

 

From the banks of the Potomac River, in a region steeped in American history, a massive fossil was dug up last month that apparently can be traced back to a time long before this country

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That's pretty cool.

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Pretty cool stuff. But it doesn't look real in that picture. It's too clean, if that makes any sense.

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Wasn't most of North America under water at some point?

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