Exceptionally Detailed Fossil Fly Eyes Discovered In Denmark

The ancient eyes, each just 1.25mm across, belonged to a tiny crane fly that lived 54 million years ago. Discovered by Lund University researchers, evidence of pigment within them is shedding new light on the evolution of compound eyes.
Published: 3:52 PM EDT August 14, 2019
Updated: 2:57 PM EDT August 14, 2019