Paleontology Activities and Links

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Interactive Worldwide Fossil Map:

Worldwide Fossil Database:

Interactive 3-D fossil collection:

How Do Dinosaur Fossils Form?: 

How Does a Dinosaur Become a Fossil?

Amateur Paleontologist:

Plate tectonics (CrashCourse):

How old is everything? (Crash Course)

Extraction at La Brea Tar Pits:

3-D fossil models:

Method of Stereology:

Stereology in Quantitative Histology: 

Stereology for Beginners (over an hour long):

Literary devices, definitions, and examples: