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Evolutionary history of plants - Wikipedia

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Plants were not the first photosynthesisers on land; weathering rates suggest that photosynthetic organisms were already ...

First land plants plunged Earth into ice age | New Scientist

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Feb 1, 2012 ... Never underestimate moss. When the simple plants first arrived on land, almost half a billion years ago, they triggered both an ice age and a ...

First Land Plants and Fungi Changed Earth's Climate, Paving the ...

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The largest genetic study ever performed to learn when land plants and fungi first appeared on the Earth has revealed a plausible biological cause for two major ...

The oldest land plants (1)

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Introduction to the first land plants, known from fossils.

BBC - Earth News - Fossils of earliest land plants discovered in ...

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Oct 12, 2010 ... Plants first colonised land more than 472 million years ago, according to a fossil discovery in Argentina.

Evolution of Land Plants - Boundless

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Learn more about evolution of land plants in the Boundless open textbook. ... Land plants first appeared during the Ordovician period, more than 500 million ...

Science: Insects Evolved With Earth's First Land Plants | AAAS - The ...

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Nov 6, 2014 ... A new timeline for insects shows that the creatures first evolved 479 million years ago — earlier than previously suspected — and that their ...

The First Land Plants - Plants of the Eastern Caribbean

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Feb 7, 2013 ... The first plants were algae and these still thrive in a range of aquatic habitats today. (Do not fall into the trap of thinking because algae have ...

First Land Plants And Fungi Changed Earth's ... - Science Daily

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Aug 10, 2001 ... The largest genetic study ever performed to learn when land plants and fungi first appeared on the Earth has revealed a plausible biological ...

The first land plants pretty much ruined the entire planet - io9

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Feb 1, 2012 ... The first, moss-like plants emerged on land about 470 million years ago. In just 25 million years, they stripped the planet of vital minerals, ...