Farmers

3D Jurassic Fish Skull

Prehistoric Fossil Fishing at the Farm – Jurassic Marine World Unearthed in a Farmer’s Field

Jurassic fish called Pachycormus. Credit: Dean Lomax An exceptional prehistoric site containing the remains of animals that lived in a tropical sea has been discovered in a farmer’s field in Gloucestershire, England. Discovered beneath a field grazed by an ancient breed of English Longhorn cattle, the fossils are stunningly well preserved. Despite being approximately 183-million-year-old, …

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The Question You Didn’t Know Needed Answering: Are Gophers Farmers?

The Question You Didn’t Know Needed Answering: Are Gophers Farmers?

There are probably a few things that come to mind when you think of farmers. To list a few: overalls, straw hats, tanned forearms; bails of hay, tractors, seeds. All very farmer-friendly. What about fur, whiskers and large front teeth? Probably not. But in a paper published on Monday, researchers argue that maybe, just maybe, …

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