Chemistry and Environmental Sciences
University of Texas at Brownsville, The
Deep time - what is your metaphor? part of Cutting Edge:Paleontology:Activities
Construct your own metaphor, appropriately scaled, for communicating deep time.
Character coding part of Cutting Edge:Paleontology:Activities
Learning about the different ways the morphological variation can be coded into phylogenetic character data, with emphasis on the limitations and assumptions of each.
GS 150: Dinosaur Extinction and Other Controversies part of Cutting Edge:Paleontology:Courses
This course has the general goal of providing an introduction to scientific reasoning â how our hypotheses about the natural world are formed, accepted, modified, and rejected â using examples from the history of geology and paleontology: the Nature of fossils, Deep time, Age of the Earth, Continental Drift, History of Life, Evolution, and Extinction.