CT scans reveal unique asymmetrical cranial anatomy, similar to an owl, may be key to the survival of Australiaโ€™s critically endangered night parrot

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Australiaโ€™s night parrot (Pezoporus occidentalis). It went unseen for more than 100 years and was thought by many experts to be extinct. (Credit: Steve Murphy)

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