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4th grade science

There are several processes that plants and animals or their parts can be preserved. No matter which way preservation occurs it takes a lot of luck, pure happenstance. Most living things are quickly recycled upon death.

Simply put, a fossil is the remains or evidence of any creature or plant that once lived on the Earth. Now let's look at the long answer.

Fossil collecting is a way to connect with the past. There’s something mysterious and powerful about holding a 400-million-year-old creature in the palm of your hand.

Includes pictures of most dinosaurs; also contains a dinosaur timeline.

A descriptive site about fossils. What types, where they are found and formed.