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Anne Wiley, Smithsonian

Caption: This shows lead author Anne Wiley with a newly discovered, ancient Hawaiian petrel skull from Puu Naio Cave, Maui. After radiocarbon dating, the team learned that this bird died around 1400 A.D.

Credit: Andreanna Welch

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