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The ancient skulls came to light again in October when flood waters receded. (Submitted Photo)

Ancient bison skulls unearthed by flood show evolution story

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PIERRE (AP) -- More than 100 bison skulls unearthed by the 2011 Missouri River flood are giving scientists more information about how the modern bison evolved.

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The 101 skulls found in October by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers date from 10,000-5,000 years ago and reveal the changing face -- and horns -- of the bison.

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