All paleontology

Death and decay in the Pennsylvanian

March 8, 2023

Paleontologists flip the script on anemone fossils

Fossils long-interpreted as jellyfish found by UIC researcher to be sea anemones

Decaying road kill deer.

December 18, 2019

Fossils of the future to mostly consist of humans, domestic animals

Wild animals less likely to become part of the fossil record

March 21, 2016

Many species now going extinct may vanish without a fossil trace

Human-made ‘sixth extinction’ may seem small compared to five prehistoric die-offs