Rock Layers: Timeline of Life on EarthEvolution is a complicated subject. While everybody understands that black bears are related to grizzly bears and we can even figure they are related to extinct bears, lots of people wonder how scientists can be so su
Lyuba is a female woolly mammoth calf who died years ago at the age of 30 to 35 days. Lyuba is believed to have suffocated by inhaling mud while bogged down in deep mud in the bed of a river her herd was crossing. Lyuba appears to have been healthy
Name: Oryctocephalus indicus (Reed, 1910) Trilobites Order Corynexochida, Suborder Corynexochina, Superfamily Corynexochoidea, Family Oryctocephalidae Locality: Lincoln Co., Nevada Stratigraphy: left: undescribed unit equivalent with the Emigrant Formation. right: Emigrant Formation, Middle Cambrian
Matacanthina Devonian trilobite from Morocco. With the advent of a reliable source of electricity Moroccan preparators have graduated from using a nail to fine micro-abrasive techniques long available to their US counterparts. Exquisitely-prepared trilobites like this one are the end result. Check out my website for other examples .