GIRI reveals delicate fossils – by grinding them away

Cloudina was a thin-shelled sea creature that existed about 545 million years ago, and many scientists believe that it played a major role in building the first reefs. Princeton University geoscientists Adam Maloof and Akshay Mehra, however, think otherwise – and they do so because of a unique rock-grinding machine…
Continue Reading GIRI reveals delicate fossils – by grinding them away

Category: Science




Princeton University

Related Articles:

The story of the insatiable star that swallowed 15 Earths

Functional synthetic enzyme could be catalyst for artificial life

“SodaStream” technique delivers low-cost, filter-free water purification

Termites vs. plants: Mystery of desert “fairy circles” solved

Princeton is building a better selfie

Robotic picking arm isn’t thwarted by clutter

The message will be closed after 20 s