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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Paleontology

Paleontology or palaeontology (pronunciation: /ˌpeɪliɒnˈtɒlədʒi/, /ˌpeɪliənˈt ɒlədʒi/ or ... It includes the study of fossils to determine organisms' evolution and interactions with each other and their environments (their paleoecology).

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fossil

Fossils are the preserved remains or traces of animals, plants, and other organisms from the remote past.

www.ucmp.berkeley.edu/paleo/paleowhat.html

Paleobotany: Study of fossil plants; traditionally includes the study of fossil algae and fungi in addition to land plants. Palynology: Study of pollen and spores, ...

sciencing.com/can-learn-studying-fossils-21955.html

Fossils sometimes form when a plant or animal is buried in or covered by rock or sediment, and some fossils are actual bones or even body parts that have ...

mocomi.com/paleontology

Paleontology is the study of the fossil forms of all pre-historic life of animals and the scientists who study Paleontology are called Paleontologists.

insider.si.edu/2015/10/fossils-help-scientists-build-a-picture-of-the-past-and-present

Oct 8, 2015 ... For scientists who love and study them, fossils are more than mere curiosities; they help piece together mysteries from the deep past, and allow ...

www.maropeng.co.za/content/page/the_science_of_studying_fossils

The search for fossils begins with geological surveys. Some areas are more likely to yield fossils than others, and researchers normally concentrate their efforts ...

www.carolinascientific.org/blog/2015/10/23/paleobotany-the-study-of-plant-fossils

Paleobotany: The Study of Plant Fossils. October 26, 2015. By: Louisa Boswell. Most people enjoy plants at least to some extent, whether through tending a ...

pubs.usgs.gov/gip/fossils/succession.html

Aug 14, 1997 ... Three concepts are important in the study and use of fossils: (1) Fossils represent the remains of once-living organisms. (2) Most fossils are the ...

anthro.palomar.edu/time/time_1.htm

is the study of early forms of humans and their primate ancestors. ... Before examining this evidence, it is necessary to first learn what fossils are and how they ...