Ancient amber reveals bug that abandoned its skin

Published: 16/07/2016
Ancient amber reveals bug that abandoned its skin
Source: FEEDS.SLASHGEAR.COM

We’ve seen many studies over the year detailing discoveries made in ancient amber, but this latest one is different. Dating back about 50 million years and hailing from the Baltic region, a piece of amber has been found encasing an insect’s exoskeleton…but not the bug itself, which abandoned its skin to escape what was once sticky tree sap. The insect … Continue reading

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