Update: National Fossil Day is organized by the National Park Service "to promote public awareness and stewardship of fossils, as well as to foster a greater appreciation of their scientific and educational values." Check out the National Fossil Day website.
Wednesday, October 17, 2012
It's National Fossil Day
And while fossils may not engender visions of fun and fireworks, they're kind of fascinating, aren't they? The thought of breaking open a rock and finding evidence of a creature that lived thousands of years ago is...awe-inspiring.
Posted by Myrna Mackenzie at 8:49 AM