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Fossils of Ancient Trees Bizarrely Ripped Themselves Apart

Fossils from a 374-million-year-old tree, found in north-west China, revealed an interconnected web of woody strands within the trunk of the tree that is much more intricate than that of the trees we see around us today. What made these first trees, ever grown on Earth, so complex? The narrow strands were arranged in an [ Read More … ]