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First Fossil Whale Poop Pops Up in Italy

Science & Tech  (tags: archaeology, discovery, interesting, research, study, fossil, whale, poop, Italy )

- 1673 days ago -
Clumps of squid beaks sticking out of clay in Italy's Umbrian badlands may be the first fossilized ambergris, or whale poo, ever found.

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Sheila D (194)
Monday August 19, 2013, 1:20 am
Interesting - wonder of fossilized whale poo can be used in perfumes...if so, they'd better guard their finds ot the poo will be gone. Noted with thanks.

Edo R (71)
Monday August 19, 2013, 1:33 am
Thanks for sharing

Mike M (43)
Monday August 19, 2013, 9:11 am
Holy poo.... perfume??? I did not like scent because of the animals killed and tortured for glands and hormones did not about this!?

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Monday August 19, 2013, 9:54 am

Roger G (154)
Monday August 19, 2013, 2:25 pm
noted, thanks

Alice C (1797)
Monday August 19, 2013, 2:37 pm
Shared : )

Helen Porter (39)
Monday August 19, 2013, 3:54 pm

Helen Porter (39)
Monday August 19, 2013, 3:54 pm

Birgit W (160)
Monday August 19, 2013, 4:12 pm

Robert Hardy (68)
Tuesday August 20, 2013, 9:40 pm
DAMN isn't evolution interesting.

Sergio Padilla (65)
Saturday August 24, 2013, 2:59 pm
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