[ Back to EurekAlert! ]

Contact: Birgitte Svennevig
University of Southern Denmark

First Fossils

Caption: According to Emma Hammarlund these 2-billion-year-old fossils represent an early life form that experimented with evolving into some kind of multicellular lifeform, but did not succeed.

Credit: Abder El Albani

Usage Restrictions: Must be credited Abder El Albani

Related news release: Lots of oxygen does not necessarily lead to the evolution of advanced life

[ Back to EurekAlert! ]