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Scientists discover a 280-million-year-old fossil forest in Antarctica.
Archaeology World ^ | JANUARY 4, 2021 | ARCHAEOLOGY WORLD TEAM

Posted on 01/07/2021 11:21:24 AM PST by Rakhi Sarkar

Antarctica wasn’t quite a region of ice for most of the year. It is widely believed that millions of years ago, when the planet earth was already a massive landmass called Gondwana, trees flourished near the South Pole.

Now, newfound, intricate fossils of some of these trees are revealing how the plants thrived — and what forests might look like as they march northward in today’s warming world.

(Excerpt) Read more at archaeology-world.com ...


TOPICS: History
KEYWORDS: antarctica; archaeologyworld; archaeologywrldsucks; blogpimp; fossilforest; globalcooling; hoax; spam; spamspamspamspam

1 posted on 01/07/2021 11:21:24 AM PST by Rakhi Sarkar
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To: Rakhi Sarkar

I thought Pelosi was in DC.


2 posted on 01/07/2021 11:26:03 AM PST by dp0622 (Tried a coup, a fake tax story, tramp slander, Russia nonsense, impeachment and a virus. They lost.)
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To: Rakhi Sarkar

Here’s to global cooling.


3 posted on 01/07/2021 11:26:53 AM PST by bgill (.)
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To: Rakhi Sarkar

Finally found Wakanda................................


4 posted on 01/07/2021 11:28:10 AM PST by Red Badger (TREASON is the REASON for the SLEAZIN'.................................)
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To: SunkenCiv

ping


5 posted on 01/07/2021 11:30:08 AM PST by a fool in paradise (Who built the cages, Joe?)
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To: Red Badger

council of trees


6 posted on 01/07/2021 11:30:56 AM PST by a fool in paradise (Who built the cages, Joe?)
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To: Rakhi Sarkar

I wonder who was calling it Gondwana back then?


7 posted on 01/07/2021 11:32:11 AM PST by READINABLUESTATE ( Deplorable, and proud of it.)
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To: Rakhi Sarkar

Source is a hoax site.


8 posted on 01/07/2021 11:32:12 AM PST by PghBaldy (12/14 - 930am -rampage begins... 12/15 - 1030am - Obama's advance team scouts photo-op locations.)
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To: dp0622

Thanks for the laugh!


9 posted on 01/07/2021 11:35:10 AM PST by skr (May God confound the enemy)
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To: READINABLUESTATE

“It is widely believed that millions of years ago, when the planet earth was already a massive landmass called Gondwana,”

EXACTLY!

“Called” By WHOM?

Exactly what “millions of years” old language is Gondwana?


10 posted on 01/07/2021 11:38:14 AM PST by faucetman (Just the facts, ma'am, Just the facts )
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To: Rakhi Sarkar

All articles posted from this magazine are either unfounded, unsourced, outright fakes and so forth. Fake archeology, fake science, poor writing. Would go over better in the Babylon Bee.


11 posted on 01/07/2021 11:47:13 AM PST by PIF (They came for me and mine ... now its your turn)
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To: Rakhi Sarkar

If it was that warm a million years ago then Nothing Should Have Survived!


12 posted on 01/07/2021 12:20:44 PM PST by Revel
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To: faucetman

Sounds African.


13 posted on 01/07/2021 12:26:15 PM PST by Lean-Right (Eat More Moose)
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To: Rakhi Sarkar

What the earth looked like down thru the ages.

This is set at 280 million. Use dropdown menu for other times.
https://dinosaurpictures.org/ancient-earth#280


14 posted on 01/07/2021 12:41:11 PM PST by minnesota_bound (I need more money. )
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To: a fool in paradise
Thanks, but no thanks. Archaeology World sucks.

15 posted on 01/08/2021 8:16:42 AM PST by SunkenCiv (Imagine an imaginary menagerie manager imagining managing an imaginary menagerie.)
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