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Oldest parasite DNA yet recorded found in prehistoric puma poo

Nicola Davis, The Guardian |  August 27, 2019

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This 1,500-Year-Old Chunk of Fossilized Human Poop Contains Remains of a Whole Rattlesnake

Meilan Solly,  Smithsonian.com  |  April 24, 2019  

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A Gar-Bitten Coprolite From The Eocene Green River Formation Near Kemmerer, Wyoming, U.S.A.

George Frandsen and Stephen J. Godfrey, The Ecphora  |  March, 2019  

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A Collage of Cretaceous Coprolites

Andrew Farke, PLOS | May 23, 2018  

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500 Million Years Ago, a Sea Worm Hosted a Poop Picnic for His Shelled Friends

Laura Geggel, Live Science | April 4, 2018

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What is a coprolite?

Emily Osterloff and Lisa Hendry, Natural History Museum, London  |  March 9, 2018

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Ancient Shark Tooth and Bite Marks Found in Fossilized Crocodile Poop Hints at Unfortunate Snack

Kristin Hugo, Newsweek | January 24, 2018 

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Earth Environments Suffer After Years Without Dinosaur Poop

Elana Glowatz, International Business Times | October 17, 2017 

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Fossilized Poo Reveals That Vegetarian Dinosaurs Had a Taste For Crabs

Alexandra Witze, Nature | September 21, 2017 

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Ice Age Hyenas Left Clues About These Ancient Human Sites

 Shaena Montanari, National Geographic | June 26, 2017 

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Researchers Use Particle Accelerator to Peek Inside Fossilized Poop

Jason Daley, Smithsonian | June 9, 2017 

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A 180 Million Year Old Dinosaur Dinner

Jon Tennant, Phys.org | March 7, 2017 

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Collection of Fossilized Poo Certified as the World's Largest

Jason Daley, Smithsonian | November 17, 2016 

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Mummified Poop Reveals Ancient Sloth Ate Mormon Tea and Saltbush

 Laura Geggel, Live Science | November 1, 2016 

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Tooth in poo suggests ancient shark ate its young

Jonathan Webb, BBC News | August 11, 2016 

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Dung beetles may have evolved to eat dinosaur poop

Patrick Monahan, Science Magazine | May 5, 2016 

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Vertebrate-Bitten Coprolite from South Carolina

Stephen J. Godfrey & George Frandsen, The Ecphora p12-p14 | March 2016 

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Fossilized Last Meal Reflects Spiral-shaped Intestine

University of Zurich, ScienceDaily | January 6, 2016 

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Paleo Diet: Giant Turds Show Dinosaurs Dined on Flowering Plants

Laura Geggel, Live Science | December 2, 2015 

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Fossilized Poop is Rare, Fossilized Poop Inside a Fossilized Dinosaur is Even Rarer

Marissa Fessenden, Smithsonian | August 24, 2015 

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Was Six-Million-Year-Old Turd Auctioned for $10,000 a Faux Poo?

Brian Switek, National Geographic | July 29, 2014  

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Ancient 'Ghostbuster Demon' Creatures Pooped Together

Stephanie Pappas, Live Science | December 1, 2013 

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Ancient Baby Shark's Last Meal: Baby Turtle

Tia Ghose, Live Science |  November 05, 2013 

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Dino-sized Poop

Sid Perkins, Student Science | January 31, 2013 

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Dinosaur Farts May Have Warmed Prehistoric Earth

Jennifer Welsh, Live Science | May 7, 2012 

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Fossil feces point to a shark attack 15 million years ago

Lin Edwards, Phys.org  |  March 26, 2010


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What the Dinosaurs Left Us, Their Fossilized Poop Shows What They Ate

Karen Wright, Discover | Saturday, June 01, 1996 

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