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Upto 5.3m years old wood fossils discovered

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article image By Khalid Ahmed MiraniWOOD FOSSILS have been discovered in Manchhar Formation exposed beside Ranikot Fort, district Jamshoro, Sindh, Pakistan.  This petrified wood is about 23.03 to 5.3 million years old according geological time period of Miocene. As many as 24 specimens of trunks trees are displayed in museum, Pakistan Museum of Natural History (PMNH) Islamabad.  Petrified wood (from the Greek root petro meaning "rock" or "stone", literally "wood turned into stone&…Read More