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University of Bonn Scientists from the University of Bonn analyzing ancient insect inclusions in East-Asian amber The analysis of the roughly 3,000 pieces is still in its infant stage. But it is already evident that the results will be of major significance. "Amazingly often, we are finding–in addition to Asian forms–the same insect species in Fushun amber that we found in Baltic amber," explained Bonn paleontologist Professor Dr. Jes Rust. The Baltic amber comes from the Baltic...
Researchers have discovered more than 700 new species of prehistoric insects in a 50-million-year-old amber deposit in India.
- A serpent whose bite was fabled to produce intense thirst.