Date: 8/8/17 11:22 am From: Gary Bletsch <garybletsch...> Subject: [Tweeters] 4000-year-old Redwing found in Norwegian ice
Dear Tweeters, An interesting story aired yesterday on Canadian radio. A Norwegian scientist found a Redwing (Turdus iliacus) frozen in some ice. The bird turned out to be about 40 centuries old; I think they used carbon 14 dating on it. The link below will take you to an annoying first step, but if you click on "Read More," you will get past all the advertisements.