Chocolate birthday cake decorated to look like a dig site, with marzipan fossils hidden beneath crumb “dirt” [OC]
Ordovician Trace Fossils
My impressive collection of rare mammal fossils from the Kansas River. The largest vertebrae belongs to a mastodon. 😎
My friend Jim always has the coolest fossils for sale. This is what a $12,000 ammonite looks like!
Building dinosaurs: a workshop specialized in making museum-quality casts of dinosaurs and other fossils. Additional info in comments. [album, 1126×844 each][OC]
Parking lot coral fossils
August30, 1909 The Burgess Shales Were Discovered by Charles Walcott. Consisting of Dark Mudstone, the Deposits Contain Diverse Soft Body Fossils, Dating From The Cambrian Era 509,000,000 Years Ago. The Picture is of a Marella Splendens, Peculiar to the Burgess Shales
I kicked a stone over on a beach in Norfolk, UK, to find this. I wasnt even looking for fossils.
When your fossils get admitted into a museum! Bottom center.
This is one of my favorite fossils, it’s a primitive horse with some fossilized fish around it.
Beach fossils- Clash the Truth
Ediacaran fossils on the cliffs of Mistaken Point, Newfoundland
Trace fossils Rusophycus and Cruziana, trilobite resting burrow and trail
Cincinnati Area, Ordovician Fossils
A new subreddit for living fossils: ̲/̲r̲/̲L̲i̲v̲i̲n̲g̲F̲o̲s̲s̲i̲l̲s̲ – it’s like traveling back to the time of dinosaurs
Three small ammonite fossils, each approximately 1.5cm across. [1,024 × 768]
Crinoids fossil: crinoids filled the seas during the Carboniferous period and even earlier. Their fossils are frequently found in limestone from the period, giving the Carboniferous the nickname the “Age of the Crinoids [1280 x 1024]
The highlight of my summer was seeing Ediacaran fossils like this Dickinsonia basically in situ in the Ediacara Hills, South Australia. ~555-million-year-old sea floor. [1853×2470] [OC]
Fossils Mitchell, IN [4288X2854] [OC]
More fossils from Mitchell, IN, USA [4288×2854] [OC]
Though not fossils in the /strictest/ sense, banded iron formations are indirectly the product of photosynthetic bacteria that oxygenated the atmosphere ~2.4 billion years ago, which caused massive amounts of oxidized iron to precipitate from sea water. And they look really cool. [768×1024]
The controversial structures from the ALH84001 meteorite that may be Martian microbial fossils. [1987×1359]
Crinoid Stem Fossils in Mississippian age limestone Alamogordo County, New Mexico [2448×3264]
Found a bunch of 70 million years old leaf fossils in a block of slate on Svalbard (Norway). [1500*2000]
3 belemnite fossils [1836 x 3264] [OC] [NSFW?]