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Dinosaur Feathers

In the movie, Jurassic Park, humans are able to get dinosaur DNA from insects that were preserved in fossilized amber millions of years ago. Well, it has been very convincingly shown that any DNA that might get trapped in amber during the age of dinosaurs would degrade too badly over time to still be viable today. 501 more words

Evolution

NEW FOSSILS

Two wonderful new (old, very old) additions for my fossil, taxidermy and bone collection!!

YAY FOSSILS!!! (Geeky but whateve!) :) :) :)

Sincerely
SASSAFRASS >3

SASS-ODDITIES

Rock Show coming up.

Check out the following for a heads up about our Rock Show coming up in July.

ROCK SHOW FLYER

Rock and Gem Show 2015

Charlie.

Palaeolithic remains show cannibalistic habits of human ancestors

Analysis of ancient cadavers recovered at a famous archaeological site confirm the existence of a sophisticated culture of butchering and carving human remains, according to a team of scientists. 400 more words

Nature

Our chin comes from evolution, not mechanical forces

Why are modern humans the only species to have chins? Researchers say it’s not due to mechanical forces, such as chewing, but may lie in our evolution: As our faces became smaller, it exposed the bony prominence at the lowest part of our heads. 933 more words

Biology

An abundance of stones

An abundance of stones, this time at Westdown Quarry, means there is always somewhere to put things.

Bronwen Bradshaw, 17.4.2015 62 more words

Art