fossil http://kvpr.org en Bakersfield Shines In Shark Week Spotlight http://kvpr.org/post/bakersfield-shines-shark-week-spotlight-4 <p>Bakersfield&#39;s Shark Tooth Hill is known by paleontologists worldwide for its impressive collection of fossilized remains from around 13 million years ago. Earlier this year, one particular fossil, a tooth from a pre-historic shark known as the Megalodon, captured the attention of the producers of the Discovery Channel&#39;s Shark Week.</p><p>Koral Hancharick of Bakersfield&#39;s&nbsp;<a href="http://www.sharktoothhill.org/">Buena Vista Museum of Natural History</a>&nbsp;says that the ancient creature would make today&#39;s great white shark look quite small in comparison.&nbsp;</p> Tue, 14 Aug 2012 00:28:41 +0000 Joe Moore 2210 at http://kvpr.org Bakersfield Shines In Shark Week Spotlight