Exploring Prehistoric Life

Sat, 2016-11-19

The Permian–Triassic (P–Tr or P–Textinction event, colloquially known as the Great Dying, the End-Permian Extinction or the...

Sat, 2016-11-19

The evolutionary history of life on Earth traces the processes by which living and fossil organisms have evolved since life appeared on the planet, until the present day. Earth formed about 4.5 billion years (Ga) ago and there is...

Sat, 2016-11-19

Fossils are evidence of ancient life forms or ancient habitats which have been preserved by natural processes. They can be the actual remains of a once living thing, such as bones or seeds, or even traces of past events such as dinosaur footprints, or the ripple marks on a...

Sat, 2016-11-19
Phorusrhacids, colloquially known as terror birds, are a clade of large carnivorous flightless birds that were the largest species of apex predators in South America during the Cenozoic era; their temporal range covers from 62 to 1.8 million years (Ma) ago...

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