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Teaching Fossil clues about changing habitats

Fossil clues about changing habitats

Fossils can give scientists clues about the past. Scientists can use fossils to learn about how the earth has changed. They can also learn about what animals and plants were like a long time ago. Fossils help scientists know what animals once lived on the earth but are now extinct.

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What can you tell about an organism or its environment by looking at a fossil?


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