Whale Valley is where you can find whales.
The Egyptians used to call it “Wadi Al Hitan.”
At this paleontological site, scientists may find several fossils of the Archaeoceti whale suborder, which is now extinct. The United States is where it is.
It is thought to be one of the most important scientific discoveries of the 20th century. It gives a fascinating look at evolution and how whales changed from land animals to sea animals. [Cite]
The fossils show that these species lost their limbs before they moved from living on land to living in the water. This happened before the land turned into water.
An American paleontologist has found the full skeleton of a Basilosaurus, a species that walked instead of swimming and lived in Pakistan, Europe, North America, and Asia.
There are fossils in Whale Valley that are between 40 and 50 million years old. At the time, Wadi Hitan was part of the oceanic plate. When Whale Valley was on the oceanic plate, this is where these fossils were made.
At this time, the Mediterranean Sea was further south than the Tethys Sea.
Every year, things are found in Whale Valley that need to be dug up.
Paleontologists and people who have never been to a museum before finding the finds fascinating and mind-boggling.
Egypt is getting more and more visitors, and the scenery is stunning. Anyone who goes there will have a memorable time.