150 million years ago, Portugal was a completely different place to now. While much of the beautiful landscapes still existed, the animals living there were alien compared to those living there now. Ecosystems were dominated
#4 in our list of the winners of the Top 10 Open Access Fossil Vertebrates of the year is shared between two new species in a new genus of crocodiles: Lohuecosuchus megadontus and mechinorum, that
Crocodiles are freakin’ amazing animals. They’ve been around for about 250 million years, and throughout this time have survived two mass extinctions, and at least twice decided to hitch up and take to the seas.
Last week, I spent time at the Bahamas Natural History Symposium in Nassau, Bahamas. Seeing policy makers, ecologists, educators, geologists, and anthropologists come together was awesomely inspiring for the future of The Bahamas, a wonderful