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Postby Didiman » Thu Jul 27, 2006 9:11 am

Just thought i might keep you all up to date with the news as usual :roll:

Fossil frogs yield 'soft tissues'

The movie 'Jurrasic Park' comes to mind!

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Postby Evan » Thu Jul 27, 2006 10:10 am

The BBC link was broken, this is the only other one I could find.

http://www.livescience.com/animalworld/060724_fossil_bonemarrow.html

Very cool, it would be great if they can find any organic material, especially whole proteins. It would be cool to see how much they have changed in 10Ma.

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Postby Didiman » Thu Jul 27, 2006 1:25 pm

Yeah thats the one, cheers evan

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