Carboniferous, dude!

  (Image from Wikipedia). Texas is legendary for its bugs—cockroaches that scuttle across hard floors with the subtlety of a carthorse, tarantulas mistaken for compact cars, scorpions that belong in a summer blockbuster. Okay, those aren’t all bugs. And neither is today’s #FossilFriday specimen, technically. But arthropeura armata is one giant centipede-ish critter.   (Image from senckenberg.de) These … Continue reading Carboniferous, dude!