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Prehistoric tiny bugs found trapped in amber

• AP
Scientists have found three well preserved ancient insects frozen in amber — and time — in what is Earth's oldest bug trap.

The discoveries of amber-encased insects in Italy may sound like something out of "Jurassic Park" but these bugs are even older than that. They are about 230 million years old, which puts them in the Triassic time period, and about 100 million years older than what had been the previously known oldest critters trapped in fossilized tree resin, or amber.


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Comment by Dracula Tepish
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why do the lie the things are not that old here is the reason to advance a false religion called evolution  and make man into a animal and diss the creator YAHWH

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