Tuesday, July 14, 2015

Fact of the Day: Marry Anning

In the 19th century, a British woman named Mary Anning found many fossils (mainly from the Jurassic) that led to some of the first scientific thoughts about pre-historic Earth. Her two major discoveries were the Ichthyosaurs and the Plesiosaurus. 

14 comments:

  1. Yay for women palaeontologists:)

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  2. And yet still some nuts think they are fake and the earth isn't that old, pffft

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  3. I haven´t heard about her before but this is very interesting. Kisses:)

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  4. That's so cool. I didn't know that.

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  5. Women don't get enough credit for their contributions to science.

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  6. This is wonderful! Thanks for sharing, Adam. And I agree with Stephen.

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  7. This is wonderful! Thanks for sharing, Adam. And I agree with Stephen.

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