At https://archaeologynewsnetwork.blogspot.com/2019/10/jurassic-dinosaurs-t… … Jurassic dinosaurs trotted between Europe and Africa. Dinosaur footprints in Europe and Morocco bear similarities which suggests either the two continents were closer or a shallow sea separated them.
At https://archaeologynewsnetwork.blogspot.com/2019/10/insect-evolution-dur… … between 56 and 34 million years ago much of northern Europe was covered by dense forest – the Baltic amber forest. The resin produced by trees in the forest accounts for all the amber that exists or has been exploited over the years. The amber is in itself important for the study of insects – even flies and midges.