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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 ...

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

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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, ...

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 ...

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.

[r]Evolution: The Cambrian Explosion

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FIRST LIFE - Arrival - Full Documentary

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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 ...

What caused the Cambrian explosion?

For most of the Earth's history, life consisted of the simplest organisms; but then something happened that would give rise to staggering diversity, and, ultimately, ...

MDIBL Science Café - Cambrian Explosion: Animals or Fossils?

The fossil record shows animals suddenly exploding upon the geologic scene around 530 million years ago, forever altering Earth. However, new research ...

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Discovery Institute

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

... other "modern" traits in Ediacaran creatures is not clear at all. They seem to be grasping at straws to fill in the gap before the Cambrian explosion. But those quotes above show that they recognize the stark difference between Ediacaran and ...
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 ...

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 ...

GoKunming (blog)

GoKunming (blog)
Wed, 01 Jul 2015 16:03:45 -0700

Yunnan is home to an extensive fossil record of prehistoric life which scholars continue to mine in efforts to better understand the structure and development of early Cambrian life. Previous findings in the province have included a 500 million year ...
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 ...
Discovery Institute
Tue, 22 May 2012 11:00:47 -0700

The TO page states, "Cambrian life was still unlike almost everything alive today." It's not clear why that would help bolster an evolutionary explanation for the Cambrian explosion, but in any case, it's not really correct. Many, if not the vast ...
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 ...
New York Times
Sun, 16 May 2010 00:00:00 -0700

Many scientists thought that the likely explanation for this mysterious disappearance was that a major extinction had wiped out much of the distinctive Cambrian life. It seemed that the complex organisms emerging in the Cambrian had come to an abrupt ...

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