Your Inner Fish by Neil Shubin Chapter 1: Finding Your Inner Fish. Presentation by Adena Feitelson. Really Old Rocks But which ones are the best at preserving bones?. Sedimentary, my dear Watson! (page 10) Limestone, sandstone, siltstone, and shales
Presentation by Adena Feitelson
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Confirms major Paleontological Prediction!
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Half fish: fins and scales (KOSHER!)
Half tetrapod: flat head, neck (page 24) and wrist
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Found on Ellesmere Island, July 2004
Why is it important?
How does it apply to everything the book explains?