Asked in Prehistoric Animals, Fossils
On what continent have the oldest fossils been found on?
A recent discovery in Australia has shown fossil microorganisms dating back 3.4 billion years. ...
Asked in Continents
On what continent was the earliest fossil found?
Stromatolites are the oldest fossils found. They are ancient bacteria that still live today in western Australia. Time magazine just published a blurb about the oldest colony found yet: 39 billion years old, if I remember correctly. ...
Asked in Prehistoric Animals
The oldest fossil organism found lived approximately how many years ago?
The oldest fossil organism found lived approximately 3.5 billion years ago. The fossil is that of a single-celled organism called Archaea. ...
Asked in Science
What does it mean when you say that australia is the oldest of the continents?
That it is upon this Continent that the oldest fossils or other geological specimens are found. ...
Asked in Scientists
What did the scientist learn from oldest human fossil?
Researcher's found a lower jaw of a human fossil that is believed to be a Homo erectus, Neanderthal possibly over 525,000 years old.This fossil was found in a cave in Serbia. ...