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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Paleontology

Paleontology or palaeontology is the scientific study of life that existed prior to, and sometimes including, the start of the Holocene Epoch (roughly 11,700 years before present). It includes the study of fossils to determine organisms' evolution and ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_paleontology

The history of paleontology traces the history of the effort to understand the history of life on Earth by studying the fossil record left behind by living organisms .

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, ...

www.nationalgeographic.org/encyclopedia/paleontology

Apr 29, 2011 ... Paleontology is the study of the history of life on Earth as based on fossils. Fossils are the remains of plants, animals, fungi, bacteria, and ...

www.dkfindout.com/us/dinosaurs-and-prehistoric-life/fossils/fossil-hunters

Fossils provide us with amazing details about the things that lived in the prehistoric world. Scientists who study fossils are called paleontologists. They examine ...

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.

www.kidsdinos.com/paleontology

Paleontology is the study of the history of life. Scientists who study paleontology are called paleontologists. Paleontologists use fossils to try to figure out three ...

www.ask.com/youtube?q=Study+of+Fossils&v=xIiP6ElerJg
Dec 14, 2013 ... This video answers the following questions: What are fossils? How are fossils formed? Why are fossils important? Why don't fossils reveal the ...

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 ...