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  • Paleontology - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

    en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Paleontology The simplest definition is "the study of ancient life". [2] Paleontology seeks information about several aspects of past organisms: "their identity and origin, their ...
  • What is Paleontology?

    www.ucmp.berkeley.edu/paleo/paleowhat.html Paleontology is a rich field, imbued with a long and interesting past and an even more intriguing and hopeful future. Many people think paleontology ...
  • Paleontology | Define Paleontology at Dictionary.com

    dictionary.reference.com/browse/paleontology And if the fossils go to a private collector, they are effectively lost to paleontology and the public for good.
    • Paleontology - New World Encyclopedia

      www.newworldencyclopedia.org/entry/Paleontology Paleontology (palaeontology or palæontology) is the scientific study of life forms that existed in the earth's distant past as revealed though the examination of ...
    • paleontology | science | Britannica.com

      www.britannica.com/science/paleontology Paleontology, also spelled palaeontology, scientific study of life of the geologic past that involves the analysis of plant and animal fossils, including those of ...
    • Paleontology - definition of paleontology by The Free Dictionary

      www.thefreedictionary.com/paleontology It seemed odd to be eating a creature that should, by all the laws of paleontology, have been extinct for several million years.
    • History of paleontology - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

      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.