Fossilization_and_Preservation

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Fossilization and Preservation 1. Paleoanthropologist Reconstructs past by studying remains of fossil ancestors 2. Fossil Remains of an organism chemically altered into rock 3. Fossilization Organism dies, Quickly buried, soft tissue decays, teeth and bones buried under layers, mineral replacement occurs No DNA found in fossils Fossilized bugs/frogs might be able to extract something from
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This note was uploaded on 08/31/2011 for the course ANT 2511 taught by Professor Sinelli during the Spring '08 term at University of Central Florida.

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