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An ancient creature that can see in the dark lies hidden in the eyes of whales

The first mammals to return to the sea, more than 35 million years ago, were looking to the depths. According to new research, the visual systems of modern whales, dolphins and porpoises — known collectively as cetaceans — all derive from a common ancestor with strong underwater vision. Both whales and hippos are believed to …

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Study says unexplained traffic light at Center Street intersection block from recent pedestrian death | local news

Although a crash killed a pedestrian crossing Williams Street in July, city officials said a recent study shows the area’s new traffic light is unjustified. On July 19, an 81-year-old man was killed after crossing Williams Street near its intersection with Milwaukee Avenue, before Williams Street turned into Interchange North. Even before this death, officials …

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