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25,000-Year-Old Sinkhole In Wyoming Is A Treasure Trove Of Ice Age Fossils

An ancient sinkhole in northern Wyoming has revealed the fossilized remains of hundreds of Ice Age mammals, and scientists say there could be thousands more. Natural Trap Cave, a pit cave that formed some 25,000 years ago near the base of Bighorn Mountains, measures just 15 feet across at its opening but plummets 85 feet to the floor below — a deadly fall for countless unwary animals.

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This entry was posted on August 13, 2014 by in Archaeology.

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