Day: January 31, 2020

The Mystery of the Giant Crystals: How the 36-foot Geode of Pulpí Formed
GEOLOGY

The Mystery of the Giant Crystals: How the 36-foot Geode of Pulpí Formed

The Mystery of the Giant Crystals: How the 36-foot Geode of Pulpí Formed There is a room of pure crystal in an abandoned mine in Southern Spain. You have to go down to the deep tunnel, climb a rock ladder and squeeze across a twisted, barely wide gypsy crystal tube. When you get that point, […]

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Spider-Like Creature With a Tail Was Just Found in 100 Million-Year-Old Amber
GEOLOGY

Spider-Like Creature With a Tail Was Just Found in 100 Million-Year-Old Amber

Spider-Like Creature With a Tail Was Just Found in 100 Million-Year-Old Amber Amber, found in Myanmar for millennia for jewelry, is the treasure trove of spiders and other arachnid relatives ‘ creation. Two separate teams are this week presenting four 100 million-year-old amber fossils, analogous to a cross between a spider and a scorpion. The […]

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