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Old September 15th, 2017 #94
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Celebrity fossil reveals all for science


With the help of an artist, a geology professor at Lund University in Sweden has figuratively speaking breathed life into one of science’s most well-known fossil species; Agnostus pisiformis. The trilobite-like arthropod lived in huge numbers in Scandinavia a half-billion years ago. Today, this extinct species provides important clues for science in several ways.

http://www.lunduniversity.lu.se/arti...ll-for-science