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Step Back in Time Half a Billion Years to a World of Mysterious Sea Creatures

Charles Darwin would have loved the cliffs of Newfoundland, where 500-million-years-old fossils reside.

We live nowadays, of course, in a degraded world, not just environmentally but numerically. Billionaires are a dime a dozen. We’re such data gluttons that the once stupendous gigabyte—a billion bytes—is next to nothing. So how do you even begin to sense the immensity of life making its way half a billion years ago?

Read the full story by Terence Monmaney here.

Keywords: Ancient life; Darwin; fossils; Newfoundland

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