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Old December 7th, 2017 #98
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Darth Vader's 'helmet' found in prehistoric fossils

A long time ago, in a geologic period far, far different from today, Darth Vader's helmet could be found on Earth.

Well, sort of. A newly discovered 245-million-year-old horseshoe crab fossil from the Triassic period sports a head shield with an uncanny resemblance to the famed fictional bad dude's cranium topper.