Thursday, November 26, 2015   

500-million-year-old fossils found in Shaanxi
(07-03 12:37)

Fossils dating back to 530 million years ago have been found in northwest China's Shaanxi Province, local public communication authorities said Thursday.
The colorful coral rocks were found on a hill in Hanyuan Town, Ningqiang County. Circular patterns can be seen in the rocks.
Prehistoric fossil researcher Wei Binghua identified the rocks as fossils of molluscan invertebrate pelagos, a low-level marine animal. --Xinhua   
Other China breaking news:
Beijing explores Djibouti naval base (1 hr 47 mins ago)
China-born beauty contestant Lin grounded in HK (1 hr 52 mins ago)
Journalist Gao Yu freed on medical grounds (2 hrs 16 mins ago)
Wild animal traffickers hid pangolins and ivory in frozen fish cargo (11-26 17:43)
Fujian names new acting governor (11-26 17:38)
Japan plans to move hundreds of troop onto disputed islands (11-26 17:25)
Chinese builder delays Nicaragua canal job (11-26 12:46)
Aging journalist Gao Yu secures shorter jail term from appeal (11-26 12:35)
National Ballet brings Giselle to Beijing stage (11-25 19:41)
PetroChina ex-sales manager investigated (11-25 19:28)

More breaking news >>

© 2015 The Standard, The Standard Newspapers Publishing Ltd.
Contact Us | About Us | Newsfeeds | Subscriptions | Print Ad. | Online Ad. | Street Pts


Home | Top News | Local | Business | China | ViewPoint | CityTalk | World | Sports | People | Central Station | Spree | Features

The Standard

Trademark and Copyright Notice: Copyright 2015, The Standard Newspaper Publishing Ltd., and its related entities. All rights reserved.  Use in whole or part of this site's content is prohibited.   Use of this Web site assumes acceptance of the
Terms of Use, Privacy Policy Statement and Copyright Policy.  Please also read our Ethics Statement.