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A set of 28 footprints left behind by a reptile-like creature 310 million years ago are the oldest ever to be found in Grand Canyon National Park.
Dr. Menezes in U-N-L-V Medicine coat sitting at a desk looking at the screen with a medical image.
Female with a microphone in front of her.
Three people sitting at a conference table.
Allesandro Retis leaning on dental examine chair at UNLV School of Dental Medicine.
Male and female characters from the TV show sitting next to each other.
Female standing with a pool behind her
Male with a U-N-L-V t-shirt holding a drone.
UNLV professors Arpita Basu and Patricia Gatlin
Hailey Dawson with her robotic hand.
Professor Anjala Krishen, business owner Serge Shaakov, and students Magdalena Kobylak and Emma Glaze stand in front of a yellow car.
Jeremy Knowles of Destinations by Design costume shop uses LED lights to design costumes and props, including for Cirque du Soliel's Michael Jackson One