Fossil Friday

This week on Fossil Friday we have a specimen that totally stumped me. Take a look!

What is this thing? This thing confused me. When the intern took it out of its case, I couldn’t even tell what sort of Giant Sloth artifact it might be. With all those swirls and whorls and spikes, it had to be organic. But what on earth was it? I asked the intern what this thing was. While she made a game attempt at exuding confidence, I could tell she didn’t know, either. The curator came by and picked it up: she knew right away what it was. So it is possible! Can you do it? The first person to identify this mysterious fossil wins bragging rights for the week!

Emily Schoerning
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Emily Schoerning is the former Director of Community Organizing and Research at NCSE.
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