Friday, December 22, 2006

Friday, December 22, 2006
06:10 PM
the lists begin

Top Ten Creepy Fossils of 2006: "David Pescovitz:

At Cryptomundo, Loren Coleman posted a wonderfully weird list of his 'Top Ten Creepy Fossil Finds of 2006.' From his post:

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1. Volaticotherium antiquus - Ancient Gliding Beast.

Discovered in Mongolia, this little half a pound squirrel-like animal is a whole new order of animals. It is a mammal that glided 70 million years before any other mammals—and maybe before birds flew.

Link to Cryptomundo

Related BB posts:

• Two-headed fossil Link

• Cryptomundo on the Hobbits Link

• Own your own Hobbit skull model Link

(Via Boing Boing.)

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