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Long Ago, But Not Far Away: The Earliest Records of Animal Life

Wednesday, June 21, 7-9 p.m.

IIC-2001, Bruneau Centre for Research and Innovation

A public talk by Prof. Andy Knoll, acclaimed author of Life on a Young Planet, and professor of Natural History, Harvard University. Prof. Knoll, one of the world’s foremost palaeontologists, ¬†will explore the role of the UNESCO World Heritage Site Mistaken Point Ecological Reserve in understanding the origin of animals and the importance of Newfoundland’s fossils and geology to global understanding of animal evolution.

This as a free public lecture. Admission is on a first come, first served basis.

Presented by Department of Earth Sciences, Faculty of Science

Event Listing 2017-06-21 19:00:00 2017-06-21 21:00:00 America/St_Johns Long Ago, But Not Far Away: The Earliest Records of Animal Life A public talk by Prof. Andy Knoll, acclaimed author of Life on a Young Planet, and professor of Natural History, Harvard University. Prof. Knoll, one of the world’s foremost palaeontologists, ¬†will explore the role of the UNESCO World Heritage Site Mistaken Point Ecological Reserve in understanding the origin of animals and the importance of Newfoundland’s fossils and geology to global understanding of animal evolution. This as a free public lecture. Admission is on a first come, first served basis. IIC-2001, Bruneau Centre for Research and Innovation Department of Earth Sciences, Faculty of Science