Posted by Jennifer Morrison

The maize cob was only half an inch long 8000 years ago.

June 14th, 2004 | Residents, Think-snack, Reading Room, Jennifer Morrison


Interesting how scale changes like this. Conversely, I read yesterday that dragonflies were as big as seagulls in Jurassic times. Imagine that!

Comment by Baz
Thu 17 June, 2004
@ 12:50 pm

I wonder how big it will be in 8000 years time?

Comment by Mat
Tue 22 June, 2004
@ 10:13 pm