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David Attenborough - First Life | S01E01 | 720p

"Arrival" 1\2 First Life sees Attenborough tackle the subject of the origin of life on Earth. He investigates the evidence from the earliest fossils, which suggest that complex animals first...

Gentle giants of the Cambrian

More than 500 million years ago in the Cambrian period there was an explosion of animal life. The top predators were from a group called the Anomalocarids, the largest animals of their day....

The Cambrian Explosion: [r]EVOLUTION-- An Explosion of Life (National History Day video)

This was my team's entry to the 2012 National History Day contest. The theme was Revolution, Reaction and Reform, hence the massive spamming of those terms during the video. We won first place...

The Shape of Life: Animating the Cambrian Explosion

Complete video at: http://fora.tv/2010/04/07/Visualizing_Science When new paleontological studies contradict a $40000 animation sequence, what's a marine biologist-cum-filmmaker to do?...

Welcome to the Cambrian

The Cambrian Period (541-485 mya) was the first geological period that this channel will cover. It set the stage for the rest of Earth's history in more ways than one, with ancient members...

FIRST LIFE - Arrival - Full Documentary

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[r]Evolution: The Cambrian Explosion

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Cambrian Explosion Clarified

Description of the Cambrian explosion. Traits of Cambrian life forms that existed hundreds millions years ago, yet which still amaze scientists today.

(Precambrian|Ediacaran) Life Before the Cambrian Explosion 600 million years ago

Original Uploaded on BettterSkatez July 10, 2014 Explore what life is like before the Cambrian Explosion at the latest period of the Precambrian. Music - Donkey Kong Country 3 - Waterworld.

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Discovery Institute

Discovery Institute
Fri, 24 Apr 2015 04:15:00 -0700

Another paper in PNAS tackles the Cambrian explosion with the usual confident-sounding headline: "The advent of animals: The view from the Ediacaran." This entry by Mary L. Droser of UC Riverside and James G. Gehling of the University of Adelaide ...
 
New Scientist
Wed, 26 Mar 2014 11:00:00 -0700

A BIG shrimp-like animal is the oldest known swimmer that sieved food out of the water, like today's krill and baleen whales. By half a billion years ago, there were passive filter feeders like sponges sitting on the ocean floor. But palaeontologists ...

Voice of America (blog)

Voice of America (blog)
Thu, 19 Sep 2013 11:19:02 -0700

Last week we told you about an Australian study that suggested that the evolution of life during the Cambrian Explosion took place at five times the rate it occurs today. Now, another group of scientists from Britain, in their newly published study ...
 
PlanetSave.com
Wed, 31 Jul 2013 18:01:15 -0700

Was the 'dawn of carnivores' the cause of the broad explosion of animal species and body plans/structures during the Cambrian period 540 million years ago? That's what new research from the Scripps Institution of Oceanography at UC San Diego is ...
 
Discovery Institute
Wed, 02 May 2012 06:25:16 -0700

Cambrian life was still unlike almost everything alive today. Although several phyla appear to have diverged in the Early Cambrian or before, most of the phylum-level body plans appear in the fossil record much later (Budd and Jensen 2000). Using ...
 
Salt Lake Tribune
Fri, 30 Jan 2015 10:38:50 -0800

Can these contestants part with 40 cases of chili so outdated that the cans have swollen to twice their size? What about 1,000 two-liter soda pop bottles filled with water so stagnant that it has pre-Cambrian life forms drifting inside? I'm working on ...

Sydney Morning Herald

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Thu, 04 Sep 2014 06:41:45 -0700

Marine biologists have identified two new species of sea-dwelling, mushroom-shaped creatures that don't belong to any known taxonomic classification. Say hello to a completely new genus: Dendrogramma. Back in 1986, the authors of the new study pulled ...

PLoS Blogs (blog)

PLoS Blogs (blog)
Fri, 03 Oct 2014 08:47:29 -0700

At Why Evolution is True, Jerry Coyne explains that the question of where the major groups of multicellular animals fit in evolutionary terms is still unsettled, a further complication. He also brings us a guest post by Latha Menon, who studies pre ...
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