Thursday, April 4, 2013

Fact of the Day: Lost in Time

While there are a few ways that creatures can be fossilized, the circumstances for such an event are extremely rare. It's estimated that less than 1% of all creatures to ever grace the Earth have been fossilized let alone discovered.  

13 comments:

Unknown said...

Never knew it was just 1%

Plowing Through Life (Martha) said...

Wow, that's not very much.

Christine said...

Interesting.

Emmylou said...

Can you imagine all the undiscovered stuff out there?!?

Kiran Palwasha said...

Informative.

MEcoy said...

well fossils reminds me of jurassic park hahaha

A Beer for the Shower said...

So can I apply for fossilization now to be sure I'm part of the 1%, or is the waiting list just too long?

Giga said...

Myślałam, że więcej jak 1%. Pozdrawiam.
I thought more than 1%. Yours.

Pat Hatt said...

Thought it was more than that, but makes sense it isn't

Pilar Domínguez said...

Amazing! just 1%. Kisses:)

Dana said...

I had no idea it was such a small percentage!

jaybird said...

I'm not dead yet but somehow I feel fossilized already, lol.

Theresa Mahoney said...

Wow, I would have thought that number a little higher!