Discussion in 'Biology & Genetics' started by Undecided, Jun 3, 2004.
Can someone even dare explain this?
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My guess would be that it died about midway through pregnancy, stayed there and gathered a collection of minerals. So she wasn't pregnant for 46 years, just carrying her dead foetus for 46 years which is kind of morbid.
wow this is incredible... so many strange things can happen in nature
Thor's hypothesis sound reasonable, but wouldn't the fetus decompose when it died?
While rare, it is not unknown.
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Not if it was preserved inside the woman's womb. Also, the articles states that the unborn baby is fossilized. So there we go, an explanation
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