Wondering how scientists know what Wyoming looked like millions of years ago? Welcome to the wonderful world of research. Here you’ll find all the posts concerning the various forms of evidence that tell us about Wyoming’s paleo-ecosystems.
- Research Part 1: Fossil Plants and Paleo-climate in which we talk about plant and animal megafossils
- Research Part 2: Leaf Margin Analysis in which we talk about leaves as paleo-thermometers
- Research Part 3: Palynology in which we talk about pollen as our portal to the past
- Research Part 4: Stable Isotope Analysis in which we talk about isotopes, climate, and diet