Fossils

Animal Evolution: Genomes, Fossils, and Trees  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by leonardo78 at Oct. 11, 2016
Animal Evolution: Genomes, Fossils, and Trees

Animal Evolution: Genomes, Fossils, and Trees by Maximilian J. Telford, D.T.J. Littlewood
Publisher: Oxford University Press | 2009 | ISBN: 0199570302 | 264 pages | PDF | 6,1 MB

Animal life, now and over the past half billion years, is incredibly diverse. Describing and understanding the evolution of this diversity of body plans - from vertebrates such as humans and fish to the numerous invertebrate groups including sponges, insects, molluscs, and the many groups of worms - is a major goal of evolutionary biology.

Seven Skeletons: The Evolution of the World's Most Famous Human Fossils  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tarantoga at Aug. 17, 2016
Seven Skeletons: The Evolution of the World's Most Famous Human Fossils

Lydia Pyne, "Seven Skeletons: The Evolution of the World's Most Famous Human Fossils"
ISBN: 0525429859 | 2016 | EPUB | 288 pages | 22 MB
Fossils and Strata, Palaeontology and Biostratigraphy of the Early Cambrian Meishcunian Stage in Yunnan Province, South China

Fossils and Strata, Palaeontology and Biostratigraphy of the Early Cambrian Meishcunian Stage in Yunnan Province, South China
by Qian Yi, S. Bengston
English | 1989 | ISBN: 8200374157 | 156 pages | PDF | 31.33 MB
The Story of Life in 25 Fossils: Tales of Intrepid Fossil Hunters and the Wonders of Evolution

Donald R. Prothero, "The Story of Life in 25 Fossils: Tales of Intrepid Fossil Hunters and the Wonders of Evolution"
ISBN: 0231171900 | 2015 | EPUB | 408 pages | 38 MB

Understanding Fossils: An Introduction to Invertebrate Palaeontology  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by DZ123 at April 11, 2016
Understanding Fossils: An Introduction to Invertebrate Palaeontology

Peter Doyle, "Understanding Fossils: An Introduction to Invertebrate Palaeontology"
English | 1996 | ISBN: 0471963518 | PDF | pages: 423 | 99,2 mb

Cradle of Life: The Discovery of Earth's Earliest Fossils  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by MoneyRich at April 3, 2016
Cradle of Life: The Discovery of Earth's Earliest Fossils

Cradle of Life: The Discovery of Earth's Earliest Fossils by J. William Schopf
English | 12 Apr. 1999 | ISBN: 0691002304 | 336 Pages | PDF | 10 MB

One of the greatest mysteries in reconstructing the history of life on Earth has been the apparent absence of fossils dating back more than 550 million years. We have long known that fossils of sophisticated marine life-forms existed at the dawn of the Cambrian Period, but until recently scientists had found no traces of Precambrian fossils.

Evolution: What the Fossils Say and Why It Matters  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by roxul at March 24, 2016
Evolution: What the Fossils Say and Why It Matters

Donald R. Prothero, "Evolution: What the Fossils Say and Why It Matters"
English | ISBN: 0231139624 | 2007 | 408 pages | PDF | 17 MB
Quantifying the Evolution of Early Life: Numerical Approaches to the Evaluation of Fossils and Ancient Ecosystems (Repost)

Quantifying the Evolution of Early Life: Numerical Approaches to the Evaluation of Fossils and Ancient Ecosystems by Marc Laflamme, James D. Schiffbauer, Stephen Q. Dornbos
Publisher: Springer | 2011 | ISBN: 9400706790 | 464 pages | PDF | 16,7 MB

This volume provides a detailed description of a wide range of numerical, statistical or modeling techniques and novel instrumentation separated into individual chapters written by paleontologists with expertise in the given methodology.

Paleoradiology: Imaging Mummies and Fossils  

Posted by tanas.olesya at Feb. 17, 2016
Paleoradiology: Imaging Mummies and Fossils

Paleoradiology: Imaging Mummies and Fossils by R.K. Chhem
English | 26 Oct. 2007 | ISBN: 3540488324 | 178 Pages | PDF | 9 MB

Diagnostic paleoradiology is the use of X-ray studies to detect ancient diseases. The broad range of themes and imaging techniques in this volume reflects four decades of research undertaken by Don Brothwell in anthropology, human paleopathology, and…
From Fossils to Astrobiology: Records of Life on Earth and the Search for Extraterrestrial Biosignatures

Joseph Seckbach, Maud Walsh - From Fossils to Astrobiology: Records of Life on Earth and the Search for Extraterrestrial Biosignatures
Published: 2008-12-08 | ISBN: 1402088361, 9400789491 | PDF | 546 pages | 7.86 MB