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Re: Dino-fuzz found in amber?



Not necessarily. The major events could take place in a few years or
less with only minor modifications ocurring then.

Such a study could help to interpret organic remains trapped in a
amber - some configurations and structure could be a preservation
artifact.

[]s,

Roberto Takata

On Thu, Sep 15, 2011 at 2:33 PM, Richard W. Travsky <rtravsky@uwyo.edu> wrote:
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>
> On Thu, 15 Sep 2011, Roberto Takata wrote:
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>> Has anybody ever put fresh organic sample in plant resin and studied
>> the physical and chemical modifications of the sample as the
>> amberization goes on?
>
> Don't know, but that could only be done up to a point since the process
> takes on the order of thousands to millions of years. Job security.
>