Dinosaur Dilemma - Josh's Explanation of Fossilization
Page 18: Josh grabbed a piece of paper and a pencil and drew.
“Dinosaur dies . . .
flesh decays . . .
bones get buried in mud at the bottom of a lake or something.
Over time, minerals replace the cells of the bone one by one.
After a long time, what once was bone is now stone.”
“Very poetic, Mr. Roberts.”