Progressive Palaeontology 2022 Lincoln

Each year the Palaeontographical Society contributes funding towards Progressive Palaeontology (ProgPal), a student-led conference that for many prospective palaeontologists provides an essential transition from undergraduate

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The Rutland Ichthyosaur

Last year the Palaeontographical Society contributed funding towards the excavation of the largest ichthyosaur ever discovered in the UK. In this blog palaeontologist and lead

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This tetrapod is the earliest known land animal: Pederpes finneyae. it has a backbone and ankles that allowed it to walk on land.
Itโ€™s named after its discoverer, Peder Aspen, and its preparator, Sarah Finney, which is pretty cool. #FossilFriday

Fossil elephants from Essex! ๐Ÿ˜ This is from part 1 of a series of monographs on British fossil #elephants by Scottish palaeontologist Andrew Leith Adams, published in 1877. The beautiful figure depicts the grinding surface of the upper teeth #FossilFriday

Our latest Meet the Council blog is out! Meet Lucy McCob ๐Ÿ‘‹ PalSoc Editor, and Senior Palaeontology Curator at @Museum_Cardiff.

Please share: online UK PhD Pre-Application Workshop for Physical Geography, Earth and Environmental Sciences & related subjects, 7th December, 11-4. Aimed at prospective applicants from minoritised groups or underrepresented backgrounds in GEES. Details:

Carboniferous age sea urchins from Hook Head in Wexford 'one of the most striking fossil finds in the last century' now in the National Museum of Ireland - Natural History. @NMIreland

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