Earth and Environment - Palaeontology

Palaeontology - Nov 4, 2016
Palaeontology
The researchers have studied the shape of the ribcage in more than 120 tetrapods - from prehistoric times up to the present day. (Image: UZH) What do enormous dinosaurs have in common with tiny shrews' They are both four-legged vertebrates, otherwise known as tetrapods.
Life Sciences - Aug 9, 2016
Life Sciences

In today's turtles the shell has a key protective function. The animals can withdraw into it and protect themselves against predators.

Palaeontology - Jan 6, 2016
Palaeontology

A last meal provides new insights: The fossilized food remains of the extinct predatory fish Saurichthys reflect its spiral-shaped intestine.

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