This is what fossilized dinosaur skin looks like


A fossil like this one is at least 65 million years old. The organic matter decayed long ago leaving behind a cavity in the rock which filled with other minerals which, when mixed with some of the minerals left behind by the skin, formed a new rock in exactly the shape of the organic matter which made the impression. Neato.

Fossilized Dinosaur Skin
Okay, so not as interesting as Jurassic World. Still pretty cool, though.

The Editor

I wish it was satire.