'Astonishing' 500 million-year-old fossils preserved the brain of this creepy 3-eyed predator

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What had spiny claws protruding from its mouth, sported a body shaped like a toilet brush and looked as though it slithered off the cover of a sci-fi novel? An ocean predator from the Cambrian period known as Stanleycaris hirpex. Newfound fossils of the bizarre creature are exceptionally complete, preserving the brain, the nervous system and a third eye.  Researchers at the Royal Ontario Museum ...

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