Ancient salamander was hidden inside mystery rock for 50 years—new research

Marmorerpeton Brennan Stokkermans. Credit: Author In the fairy-tale landscape of the Isle of Skye off the north-west coast of Scotland, the skull of one of the most ancient salamanders ever discovered to date was excavated from Jurassic limestones. But it would be decades until scientists had the technology and the funding to piece the salamander … Read more