Michael Snyder The Truth March 7, 2014 A fossil bed in China that is being called “Jurassic Park” has yielded perhaps the greatest dinosaur soft tissue discovery of all time.
According to media reports, “nearly-complete skeletons” have been discovered that even include skin and feathers.
He said that his team and the laboratories they employed took special care to avoid contamination.
That included protecting the samples, avoiding cracked areas in the bones, and meticulous pre-cleaning of the samples with chemicals to remove possible contaminants.
But all of that changed when Mary Schweitzer, a molecular paleontologist at North Carolina State University, did something that was absolutely unthinkable.
The following comes from an article in Smithsonian Magazine…
One of the vets went up to Callis and said, “Do you know you have red blood cells in that bone?
” Sure enough, under a microscope, it appeared that the bone was filled with red disks.
Members of the Paleochronology group presented their findings at the 2012 Western Pacific Geophysics Meeting in Singapore, August 13-17, a conference of the American Geophysical Union (AGU) and the Asia Oceania Geosciences Society (AOGS).
Since dinosaurs are thought to be over 65 million years old, the news is stunning - and more than some can tolerate.
It's accuracy has been verified by using C-14 to date artifacts whose age is known historically.