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    Nice paleontology series on BBC4 and iPlayer: Fossil Wonderlands: Nature's Hidden Treasures by Prof. Richard Fortey.

    First episode explores the Burgess Shale; second episode looks at feathered dinosaurs in China; the last episode explores mammal and insect fossils from German deposits. A Lagerstätten tour, as it were.


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    what ? no balance by giving those nice creationists a slot to propose their goddidit gambit ?


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    Thanks for the link, Zwirko - I have 3 available episodes to watch, the Burgess Shale one being of most interest: a book on it which I read 20 or so years ago impressed and startled me with its contents and a film on the subject is of interest. Looking forward to seeing it. Thanks again.
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    Its sad that they only did three segments, but a Paleozoic, Mesozoic, and Tertiary site for each does makes sense.
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