Old timey maps are awesome, as anyone who grew up reading atlases for fun, or 'The Island of Lost Maps: A True Story of Cartographic Crime', would know. And now, here is the ultimate map for a palaeontologist... an accurate illustrated map of Triassic Pangaea!
Illustration by Richard Morden
Here's hoping he creates similar maps for the Jurassic and Cretaceous too!
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Dr Caitlin Syme is a palaeontologist who recently finished her PhD at The University of Queensland, studying the taphonomy (preservation state) of fossil non-avian dinosaurs, crocodiles and fish from the Winton Formation, Queensland, Australia. Think forensic science or CSI for fossils, and you're on the right track!
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