A free webseries exploring the fossil record and the evolution of life on Earth.

Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 42m. Bisher sind 158 Folge(n) erschienen. Dieser Podcast erscheint jede zweite Woche.

Gesamtlänge aller Episoden: 4 days 20 hours 48 minutes


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Episode 29B: Medusae

Graham Young discusses the medusozoan fossi record in this, the second part of a two-part episode.


 2014-06-15  41m

Episode 29A: Medusae

Graham Young introduces us to the Medusozoa in this, the first part of a two-part episode.


 2014-06-01  26m

Episode 28: From worms to stars

Starfish and other echinoderms are characterised by five-fold symmetry. But how did this bizarre bodyplan evolve? Dr Imran Rahman explains.


 2014-05-01  35m

Episode 27: Mare aux Songes

We explore the Mare aux Songes, a Mauritian marsh where dodo remains can be found. With Dr. Hanneke Meijer, Institut Català de Paleontologia.


 2014-03-15  33m

Episode 26: The Tree of Mammals

Dr Robert Asher guides us through the mammalian evolutionary tree, covering everything from molecular data to macroevolutionary patterns.tree


 2014-02-01  43m

Episode 25: Marsupials of Riversleigh

Continuing our look at Australia's marsupials we speak to Dr. Karen Black (UNSW) about the Riversleigh fossil site


 2014-01-16  31m

Episode 24: Marsupial evolution

The story of marsupial evolution is much more complex than is first apparent we speak to Dr. Robin Beck, an expert on marsupial and metatherian phylogenetics, from the University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia.


 2014-01-01  1h3m

Episode 23: Mass extinctions

What are Mass extinctions, how are they quantified, what are the driving forces behind them, how bad were the ones in the past and will we have more in the future?


 2013-12-01  59m

SVP Day 4

Our last episode from the Society of Vertebrate Paleontology annual meeting, LA


 2013-11-05  39m

SVP Day 3

The third day in our coverage of the Society of Vertebrate Paleontology annual meeting.


 2013-11-02  32m