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Jun 4 2020 | Stanford Earth
A cohort of the Stanford Earth Young Investigators program helped advance our understanding of the relationship between the body size and circulatory systems of marine animals over a vast time frame.
Feb 19 2015 | Stanford Earth
New Stanford research shows that animals tend to evolve toward larger body sizes over time. Over the past 542 million years, the mean size of marine animals has increased 150-fold.
Dec 15 2013 | History of Life
The History of Life Interns conducted original research on the body size evolution in echinoderms and ostracods. Seven groups, consisting of 15 interns, presented their research at the most recent Fall Meeting of the American Geophysical Union.
students working in group
Sep 27 2013 | Stanford Earth
A group of teens in a summer program at Stanford’s School of Earth Sciences found exceptions to a few long-held rules about evolution.
Student and professor discussing poster
Sep 27 2013 | History of Life
High school students shine brightly at major research conference