A plunge into Ireland's deep past with a look at the Valentia Island vertebrate, an internationally important 385-million-year-old Kerry fossil from a time when vertebrates were first invading the land.
Website BOOK Life Gallery Dinosaur raptor PD pbay_edited
Gallery Pterosaur PD pbay higher resolution
Feb Archicebus achilles CC cropped 1000px
Jan 2021 Lemur young PD pbay_edited
Human Evolution Ancient Love Neanderthal CC The Neanderthal Museum_edited
Oct 31 2020 Smilodon skull
Ice Age Quiz Answers Website LGM globe with widened border CC 1500 x 1500px_edited
Jan 2020 Discovery of the Month just image
April 2020 Homo erectus Turkana Boy CC_edited
Website BOOK People Gallery Paranthropus boisei CC with background widened 2000px_edited
Woolly mammoth CC
Conservation Knowth passage CC_edited
origins of life
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A fascinating fossil ape discovered in Germany could be our closest glimpse yet of the common ancestor we share with gorillas and chimpanzees and may alter our view of when we rose to walk on two feet
The Evolution of Ireland MiniMag is a Monthly Newsletter, or Mini-Magazine, related to The Evolution of Ireland by Stephen Daly, which is a multimedia project centred on a forthcoming book telling the complete story of Ireland from beginning to end.
It aims to chart the evolution of Ireland's land, life, and people from their origins in the deep past right up to the present day, as well as exploring what Ireland might be like in the near and distant future.
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Over 50 blogs on Ireland's land, life, and people from the deep past to the present
Read about Ireland's Ice Age, Ancient Giants, Human Evolution, and much, much more
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this month's blog
MAMMAL NAMES | Micro-Monsters Part I:
The Venomous, Wicked & Cruel Names For Ireland's Pygmy Shrews
HUMAN EVOLUTION | Ancient Love
How the Neanderthals Became Ancestors of the irish
MAMMAL NAMES BLOGS
Twenty-Six Blogs on the Fascinating Origins & Meanings of the Names of Ireland's Mammals
TwinHeadz was founded in November 2020 with two explicit and interconnected aims:
To celebrate the 18th birthday of the fantastic Mia Daly, and to provide a solution to the physical absence of her uncles Steve Daly and Tom Daly at this momentous event.
Well, now we have found that solution. Please let us introduce you to our Extremely Limited Edition creations - Steve Dolly and Tom Dolly!
Warning: Use as voodoo dolls will void warranty.
protect our past
WHEN VISITING A HERITAGE SITE:
PHOTOS OF, NOT OBJECTS FROM, THE SITE
AROUND MONUMENTS, NOT ON TOP
How the ultimate sabretooth Smilodon and many other ancient giants went extinct in the Americas in the late Ice Age
THE EVOLUTION OF HURLING
Twenty Million Years in the Making