Visual illusion in past

The early examples of visual illusion in past were found in an engraved bone and stone in the Golan Heights.   Read more in Haaretz.

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A Transitional Gundi (Rodentia: Ctenodactylidae) from the Miocene of Israel

A new species of gundi (Rodentia: Ctenodactylidae: Ctenodactylinae), Sayimys negevensis, described from the Early Miocene of the Rotem Basin, southern Israel, on the basis of cheek teeth  Sayimys negevensis It is a pivotal species that bridges the gap between primitive ctenodactylines and the most derived, Early Miocene and later gundis The paper can be download from PlosOne...

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