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PaleoDEM Resource - Scotese and Wright (2018) | @EarthByteGroup

A resource to download PALEOMAP PaleoDEMS and related PaleoAtlases. The PaleoDEMS describe the changing distribution of deep oceans, shallow seas, lowlands, and mountainous regions during the last 540 million years at 5 million year intervals.

 

#Interactive Ancient #Earth globe | #Jurassic Period

The interactive globe allows you to select time periods by age or first geologic or organism events.Plate Tectonics and paleogeographic maps from C. R. Scotese's PALEOMAP Project are used. A brief summary of your selected time period is provided. You may also enter an address to view it on the globe.This interactive globe is part of Dinosaur Database. Both are projects of Ian Webster.

Mass #Extinctions #Interactive | HHMI @BioInteractive

HHMI BioInteractive offers  a summary page and link to launch their online interactive about environmental factors that caused the five big mass extinctions in Earth's history and which species they impacted. Also, the interactive asks to consider if we're experiencing a sixth extinction.

The 25 Biggest Turning Points in #Earth's #History | @BBCEarth

Earth has existed for 4.5 billion years. BBC Earth presents an illustrated timeline of the 25 biggest milestones in Earth's history. From leaps forward in evolustion to devastating asteroid impacts, these events were turning points that shaped Earth.