Map shows where your hometown was hundreds of millions of years ago


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Users can see what dinosaurs roamed nearby and when the first flower bloomed

An online interactive map created by a California-based paleontologist allows people to see how their hometown moved through hundreds of millions of years of continental drift.

Ian Webster, who designed the map, said it was “meant to spark fascination and hopefully respect for the scientists that work every day to better understand our world and its past.”