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Rediscovering Charles Darwin

Edinburgh Fossil Wood

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Photo: British Geological Survey

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Edinburgh Fossil Wood

This piece of 330-million-year-old fossil wood from Craigleith Quarry in Edinburgh, Scotland, was collected in the early 1830s.

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