Mastodon fossil remains discovered in Colombian gold mine (

Fossils of a mastodon, a giant prehistoric relative of today’s elephants, have been discovered at an artisanal gold mine in central Colombia in a find which researchers say could herald a trove of similar specimens.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Posted by What a Find

Team Editor

Dog remains found at Stone Age burial site in Sweden (

Dry summer shrinks Nova Scotia lake revealing ancient Mi'kmaw artifacts (