For those of you in South Africa* - I'll be interviewed on classic FM at 7.30 tonight. Apparently they want a palaeontologist's opinion on the religious implications of Ida, the new fossil primate that everyones all het up about. Religious implications?! There AREN'T ANY! Should be a short interview.
*huh! who am I trying to kid, I'm sure I have no readers left at all after the long dark silence that has descended over my blog
The Dicranophyllales: An Early Branch of the Conifers? - *Reconstruction of *Dicranophyllum hallei*, from here.* Popular works on the fossil record tend to give us a very uniform picture of the Carboniferous per...
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