A Gecko Older Than the GEICO Cavemen

According to “Oldest Gecko Fossil Ever Found, Entombed In Amber“, ‘Scientists from Oregon State University and the Natural History Museum in London have announced the discovery of the oldest known fossil of a gecko, with body parts that are forever preserved in life-like form after 100 million years of being entombed in amber.’

Images In Amber is about “digital” amber, when I was in a sappier frame of mind.

image: ScienceDaily

About hornlo

Geek. Curmudgeon
This entry was posted in humor, Sci-Tech and tagged . Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.