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Mystery of the horrible hands solved

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A pair of newly discovered 70-million-year-old fossils from Mongolia — including material previously lost to poaching — reveals the true nature of one of the most enigmatic dinosaur species, Deinocheirus mirificus. See Letter p.257

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Figure 1: A dinosaur emerges.

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Holtz, T. Mystery of the horrible hands solved. Nature 515, 203–205 (2014). https://doi.org/10.1038/nature13930

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