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Ancient Tree Frog Found Encased in Amber!


Science & Tech  (tags: frogs, amphibians, odd, amber )

Rachel
- 4438 days ago - news.nationalgeographic.com
A miner from Mexico's Chiapas state has made the find of a lifetime--a tiny tree frog preserved in amber that could be 25 million years old, a scientist recently announced. The block of amber, or fossilized tree resin, encasing the 0.4-inch...



   

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Orlin Larsen (80)
Friday February 23, 2007, 9:38 am
This is the kind of news that is a pleasure to read. Thank you Rachel
 

Rosemary Rannes (642)
Saturday February 24, 2007, 12:26 am
AWESOME INDEED RACHEL THANK YOU!
 

Nelda Jones (4)
Saturday February 24, 2007, 7:06 am
VERY INTERESTING RACHEL THANKS
 

Ashanti B (3)
Saturday February 24, 2007, 11:17 am
Wow... Interestin... i neva seen anythin like that b4
 

Marci Marcel S (326)
Sunday February 25, 2007, 10:42 am
Now, I'd like to see this story on CNN and all the other news networks.
 

Lorraine Ewart (162)
Wednesday February 28, 2007, 8:56 pm
Wow Rachel, this is a find of a lifetime, I have seen animals encased before, but not a frog. I wonder what museum will have it for display.
 

Michael Angel (58)
Saturday May 19, 2007, 11:14 pm
Incredible

cloning anyne?

This is asite about frogs
http://forums.hypography.com/biology/7831-frogs-amazing.html
 

Past Member (0)
Thursday September 11, 2014, 10:24 am
WoW that's incredible! Thanks
 
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