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Synonyms for paleontology

the earth science that studies fossil organisms and related remains

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Prior to the discovery, Kjelland arranged a paleontology dig at a famous ( fossil site in North Dakota known as Hell Creek Formation.
A Jurassic Period dinosaur Ambopteryx longibrachium, which flew with bat-like membranous wings, is shown in this image of a 3-D reconstruction, released from Institute of Vertebrate Paleontology and Paleoanthropology, Chinese Academy of Sciences in Beijing, China on May 8, 2019.
While Egypt has a long history of archaeology, paleontology has
It took Sinhadc about two months to complete the full online course, titled: 'Paleontology: Theropod Dinosaurs and the Origin of Birds'.
The fossils are from the "Ice Age," formally known as the Pleistocene Epoch, and are from 50,000 to 200,000 years old, according to Tom Demere, curator of paleontology at the San Diego Natural History Museum.
Paleontology is a rich field with a long and interesting past and an even more intriguing future.
Parallels between geological processes and geomorphology in general, and paleontology and ecology are explicated.
David's perch within the social and intellectual circle of his father grants him an empathic understanding to several of the leading actors in the transformation of paleontology which occurred between the late 1960s and today.
Alf Museum of Paleontology at The Webb Schools, shows that the prehistoric plant-eater sprouted its strange headgear before it celebrated its first birthday.
MY BELOVED BRONTOSAURUS: ON THE ROAD WITH OLD BONES, NEW SCIENCE, AND OUR FAVORITE DINOSAURS combines science and paleontology with a healthy combination of humor and wonder to offer the latest discoveries in paleontology.
The study is part of the Baynunah Paleontology Project, which has made previous fossil discoveries in Al Gharbia and which explores sediments of the Baynunah Formation for fossil vertebrates.
Orange, N.J., and to the University of Massachusetts, where he received his master's degree in paleontology. He moved to California and worked in paleontology for Union Oil Co.
Paleontology students Garrett LeMons, 17, Matthew Roper, 20, and Stephen Smith, 21, were selected to present their research at the first annual Community College Undergraduate Research Initiative in Bethesda, Md.
Dr Jeremy Wilson, a former pupil of King James's Grammar School has been appointed as Professor of Geology and Paleontology at the Trinidad campus of the University of the West Indies.
Houston (Texas, US), June 3 (Xinhua-ANI): Dinosaurs and other mysterious prehistoric beasts came to life Saturday as the Houston Museum of Natural Science opened its new world-class paleontology hall to the public in the fourth largest U.S.