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PICTURED: The stunning fossilised amber containing containing inscets including a spider<br />
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A collection of Jurassic Park-like fossilised amber containing 100 million year old insects has emerged for sale at auction.<br />
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The 12 translucent lumps of the prehistoric resin date back to when dinosaurs walked the earth.<br />
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At least five of the samples hold the perfectly preserved form of insects including a mosquito, a spider, a scorpion and a cockroach.<br />
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In Steven Spielberg's classic 1993 film starring Richard Attenborough dinosaurs are reintroduced to the world by extracting their DNA from a mosquito preserved in amber.