Palaeo After Dark

A group of scientists have biweekly informal discussions about evolutionary biology and palaeontology... over beer.

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Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 1h24m. Bisher sind 228 Folge(n) erschienen. Alle zwei Wochen gibt es eine neue Folge dieses Podcasts.

Gesamtlänge aller Episoden: 14 days 15 hours 36 minutes

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Podcast 220 - The Bone Gnome


The gang discusses two papers that look at the fossil record of fishes. The first paper looks at the ontogeny of ancient lampreys, and the second paper investigates the impact genome duplication had on the evolutionary history of teleost fishes....


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   1h32m
 
 

Podcast 219 - Brachiopod Vape Bros


The gang discusses two papers that look at examples of cohabitation and unique ecological interactions in the Cambrian. The first paper looks at multiple animals living together in a hemichordate living chamber, the and the second looks at a potential...


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   1h14m
 
 

Podcast 218 - FEET!


The gang discusses two papers that look at trackway fossils. The first paper uses a modern study to determine how many tracks are needed to get a reasonable estimate on the trace morphology, and the second paper looks at trackways from an early...


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 2021-08-15  1h40m
 
 

Podcast 217 - In the Thick of It


The gang discusses two papers with… honestly a pretty flimsy link connecting them together. The first paper looks at size shifts in the dinosaur group, Alvarezsauridae, and the other paper looks at beetle fossils preserved in a dinosauromorph...


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 2021-08-01  1h29m
 
 

Podcast 216 - Salty Tooth


The gang discusses two papers that look at ecological patterns in the Mesozoic. The first paper looks at ecomorphic trends in Triassic herbivorous tetrapods, while the second paper uses morphological and chemical evidence to estimate the behavioral...


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 2021-07-18  2h12m
 
 

Podcast 215 - Ostensibly a Science Podcast


The gang discusses two papers that are loosely connected by the fact that they include mammals. The first paper looks at the biomechanics of a type of sabre tooth cat. The second paper analyzes the stability of mammal communities in deep time....


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 2021-07-04  1h32m
 
 

Podcast 214 - Dead Mammals


The gang discusses two examples where extinction may have been very important in directing the evolution of mammals through time. The first paper looks at the impact of other mammals groups on the morphology of earlier therians, and the second paper...


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 2021-06-20  1h27m
 
 

Podcast 213 - Bringing our C Game


The gang discusses two papers about unique adaptations in the fossil record, the first is a paper about pterosaurs that have opposable thumbs and the second paper talks about burrowing synapsids. Meanwhile, Discord is silencing James, Amanda fact...


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 2021-06-06  1h10m
 
 

Podcast 212 - Ruining T-Rex


The gang discusses two papers that talk about T-Rex, and also the interesting way that these papers were discussed in popular culture. The first paper looks at the walking speed of T-Rex, and the second paper estimates how many T-Rex could have lived...


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 2021-05-23  1h26m
 
 

Podcast 211 - Fossil Ecological Networks


The gang talks about two papers that look at changes in ecological interactions through deep time. The first paper looks at how ecological networks changed from the Permian into the Triassic, and the second paper looks at how echinoid diversity...


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 2021-05-09  1h40m